Introduction to Canva

Canva is a free to use, graphic design platform used to create logos, social media posts, posters, invitations, business cards, infographics, gift certificates and a multitude of other visual content. Canva makes branding images as simple as drag and drop. Whether you choose to use your logo, social media handles or a hashtag, the process will only take you minutes. This course will take you through how to set up your Canva account, teach you how to upload your images and use the Canva collection of free and paid templates and editing tools to create beautiful layouts and professional looking graphics. 



Date: Tuesdays 20th July -14th Sept
Time: 6.00pm to 8.30pm
Level: Beginners
Cost: Fee for Service $ 50.00
Outcome: Attendance Certificate
Provider: Living Learning Pakenham Inc.
Venue: LLP - 6B Henry St Pakenham
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Introduction to Computers for Migrants

Using Windows 10 and Office 2016

This course is aimed at learners from a non-English speaking background with minimal computer experience.  This slower paced class includes the basics of Windows 10 and the various Microsoft Office programs, how to start applications, create files and folders, copy and move files, personalise Windows and use the internet.

Date: Fridays Commencing 23rd July
Time: 10.00am - 12.00pm
Level: Beginners
Cost: Funded: $20. Concession: $10. Not funded: $210.
Outcome: Attendance Certificate
Provider: Living Learning Pakenham Inc.
Venue: LLP - 6B Henry St Pakenham
Enrolment Info: email - admin@livinglearning.org.au
phone - 5941 2389
in person - 6B Henry Street Pakenham
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Introduction to Digital Media/Podcasting

This program provides training in the aspects of creation, production and delivery of audio visual content that can be broadcast using online technology (podcasting, internet radio, video sharing etc). Conducted in our purpose built podcasting studio,participants will be able to learn and develop skills in podcasting, video production and online hosting.

Date: Mondays and Thursdays August 9th, 12th, 16th, 19th and 23rd
Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Cost: Government Funded $20 Concession Fee $10 Fee for Service $210
Provider: Living Learning Pakenham Inc.
Venue: LLP - 6B Henry St Pakenham
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Introduction to iPads

This course will give learners the basics on how to set up and use their iPad. Learn how to create and manage your Apple ID, set up an iTunes and App store account, set up an iCloud account, download and use apps, surf the internet, learn how to use the camera and create videos, set up emails and sync with your phone.
Date: Wednesday -During school term
Time: 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Level: Level 3
Cost: Government Funded: $20.00 Concession Fee: $10.00 Fee for Service: $210.00
Outcome: Attendance Certificate
Provider: Living Learning Pakenham Inc.
Venue: LLP - 6B Henry St Pakenham
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Introduction to Personal Computers

Using Windows 10 and Office 2016

This 20 hour course is aimed at users with minimal computer experience.  It is designed to extend your knowledge and understanding of how to use a computer.  The skills covered include the basics of the various software programs, start applications, creating folders, copying and moving files and personalising Windows.  To get the most out of this program it is best if learners have access to a computer at home to practice their new skills.

Date: Thursdays 22nd July to 16th Sept
Time: 1.30 - 4.00pm
Level: Beginners
Cost: Funded: $20. Concession: $10. Not funded: $210.
Outcome: Attendance Certificate
Provider: Living Learning Pakenham Inc.
Venue: LLP - 6B Henry St Pakenham
Enrolment Info: email - admin@livinglearning.org.au
phone - 5941 2389
in person - 6B Henry Street Pakenham
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Microsoft Excel 2016 for Business

This suite of one day workshops is aimed at small businesses and upskilling employees. Each covers a different depth of skill, with a focus on more and more complex tasks.

Introduction to Excel - Creating and using spreadsheets, navigating, working with formulas and functions, formatting techniques creating charts and altering the layout.
 
Intermediate Excel - Advanced techniques in formatting, page set up, ranges, complex formulas, financial functions, conditional formatting and an introduction to Pivot tables.
 
Advanced Excel - Advanced Pivot table techniques, macros, protecting data, importing data, data linking, data consolidation, Scenario Manager, and data validation techniques.

This programs are available only as a group booking with a minimum of 4 people.  Please contact us directly for more details.


Time: Dates to be confirmed
Cost: $210 per person for 4 - 8 people $190 per person for 9 - 12 people
Outcome: Attendance Certificate
Provider: Living Learning Pakenham Inc.
Venue: LLP - 6B Henry St Pakenham
Enrolment Info: Group bookings only.  Please contact us for more information.
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Microsoft Office Suite Programs

Microsoft Office 2016 is the suite of software which most computer users will have access to. These courses are for users with some computer experience to learn how to use individual software programs for business or personal use at both a beginners and a more advanced level.

Learners can enrol in any one of the following programs: 

Microsoft Word (Level 1 & Level 2) 
Microsoft Excel (Level 1 & Level 2) 
Microsoft Outlook (Level 1 & Level 2) 
Microsoft PowerPoint (Level 1 & Level 2) 
Microsoft Publisher (Level 1 &Level 2) 
Microsoft SharePoint (Level 1 & Level 2) 

This program is self-paced, to be completed at home using a manual along with four dial-in Zoom support sessions with a trainer to ask questions, obtain further explanation and receive additional support.  Learners can enrol and commence at any time throughout the term.  Your Zoom schedule will be provided to you on enrolment.

Date: Zoom Sessions on Tuesdays
Time: Mornings
Level: Beginners
Cost: Fee for Service (Including manual) $60
Outcome: Learn Local Participation Certificate
Provider: Living Learning Pakenham Inc.
Venue: LLP - 6B Henry St Pakenham
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