Fall 2018 Classes – WVL at Island Savings Centre

WestView Learning offers programs for adults and children at the Island Savings Centre in Duncan.  Registration is through Island Savings Centre (CVRD),  either online or at the box office. Classes are grouped in the categories listed below:

Apple Computers

Intro to Apple Computers

Welcome to the world of Mac computers. Learn your way around the Mac as this class explores the operating system, basic computer skills, and built in communication, photo, and organization apps. You need to bring a computer to this class! Please contact the instructor if you need to borrow a laptop.

Dates:  

Session 1:  Wednesdays, October 10 – 24, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

3 Sessions $90

Windows Computers

Introduction to Windows 10 

Would you like to know how to find your way around Windows 10? Review the basics of using a computer and learn simple tips for managing your Windows 10 system. You need to bring a computer to this class! Please contact the instructor if you need to borrow a laptop.

Dates:   Wednesdays, September 19 – October 3

Time:     6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Cost:       $90

Apple Devices:  iPhone, iPad

Introduction to iPads/iPhones

Are you new to the iPhone/iPad or do you just want to learn to manage it better?  Learn the basic  features of the device: how to manage updates,  automate backups, add/delete apps, and how to get the most from the built in communication apps. Have your questions answered! 3 Classes

Dates:

Session 1: Mondays,  September 17 – October 1, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Session 2: Thursdays, November 29 – December 13,  3:30 – 5:30 pm

Cost: $90

More About iPads

Ready for a refresher on the iPhone/iPad and dig a little deeper into the versatility of these mobile devices. Learn about the features of the latest operating system, new tips on managing photos/videos. Participants’ questions will help to shape a portion of each class.

Dates: Wednesdays, November 28 – December 12 (3 classes)

Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Cost: $90

Android Devices:  Samsung Smart Phones  and Tablets & other brand name Android devices

Introduction to Android/Samsung Phones and Tablets

Learn the basic features of your Samsung (Android) phone/tablet. Learn how to manage updates, backups, add/delete apps, find files, add memory, and how to get the most from the built in communication apps. Have your questions answered! 3 Classes

Dates:  Mondays, October 15 – 29   

Time:6:00 – 8:00 pm

Special Apps/Software (MS Word, Apple’s Pages, Numbers, etc)

Apple Apps

Bring along your laptop and iPad and explore the family of Apple Apps that are part of the Work Suite and Creative Suite. If you require the use of either a computer and/or iPad, please contact the instructor.

Dates: Wednesdays, November 7 – 21 (3 classes)

Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Cost: $90

Coding for Parents

Block Coding for Parents

Enter the world of coding and join your child in creating your own animations and games. Learning to code provides your students with the opportunity to be creative, problem solve, and experience the world of cause and effect within a structured experience! Kids code – and you can too!

Dates: Monday, November 5, 19, 26 (3 classes)

Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Cost: $90