The Regional Technology Center is located in the Titusville YMCA, and is offered to the entire community not just YMCA members. The Regional Technology Center offers individuals, businesses and organizations the necessary skills to keep pace in today’s environment. We offer a wide range of courses and workshops to meet all of your technology, career, personal, and business needs, staffed by a team of professionals helping you attain your objectives and goals.

As a proud part of the Titusville YMCA, we offer you the same fairness, quality and respect you’ve come to experience from other YMCA programs. As a part of the community since 1912, we continuously strive to establish new relationships with individuals and businesses as well as strengthen existing ones.

All courses, custom or scheduled, are approached with detail and geared towards specific areas of interest for our participants. We want to teach what you need to learn to reach your objectives.

Walking into our computer lab might seem intimidating at first, but once here, you’ll soon forget you’re inside a teaching atmosphere and feel right at home. you will relate to our inspirational murals hanging on the wall, enjoy our complimentary refreshments, and feel at home. Your questions are highly encouraged before, during and after classes.

 

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Spring 2008 Schedule
(April & May 2008)

Intro courses are the first level of learning about computers. You will learn the very basics of computers in these classes, designed for users with little or no experience. If you own a computer but rarely use it, or are thinking of obtaining one in the near future, this is where to start.

Class

Dates

Time

Fee

Intro to the PC

April 21 & 22

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

$30

Intro to Windows

April 30

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

$30

Intro to Windows

April 28 & 29

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

$30

Intro to the Internet

May 12 & 13

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

$40

Intro to the Internet

May 21 & 28

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

$40

If you use a PC on a somewhat regular basis, and looking to expand on you already existing knowledge of specific areas, these classes are for you. These courses are designed for users with some level of experience, but not at an advanced level. If you have completed all introductory courses listed above then you should be ready to take any beginners courses listed below.

Class

Dates

Time

Fee

Word Level 1

May 16 & 23

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

$60

Word Level 1

May 19 & 20

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

$60

Specialty Technology Classes

Computer Maintenance Hardware/Software - Hardware maintenance will let home users open up a PC, and learn what roles the parts play inside the computer. Software maintenance will teach users how they can maintain their computers using anti-virus, and anti-spyware applications, as well as tools that come with your computer to keep it running at peak performance.

  May 7th from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM      Fee - $20

  May 7th from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM      Fee - $20

 

How To buy A Computer - Not sure exactly what to buy when you are looking for a computer? Desktop or Laptop? How much memory? What size hard drive? This workshop will take the mystery our of purchasing a new computer and make you a well informed consumer.

  April 23rd from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM   Fee - FREE

 

 

All About Printers - Got that new photo printer, but can't print photos? Does it say borderless, but you get borders? Just can't print anything? Should you buy a laser or inkjet printer? Color or Black and White? Answers to these questinos and more can be found in our printers class. We will walk you through learning your printer's capabilities, and how to troubleshoot errors.

  April 24th from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM   Fee - $20

  May 30th from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   Fee - $20

 

Career Advancement Workshops

Resume Writing - Not quite sure how to build a resume? What type of resume do you need for the jobs ou are seeking? Historical? Functional? Hybrid? What are employers looking for on a resume? For answers to these and other questions you may have, attend this free workshop and get expert tips on making your resume a standout when applying for a job.

  April 25th from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM      Fee - FREE

  May 14th from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM      Fee - free

 

Interview Skills/Dress For Success - Nervous about going to a job interview? What questions will you be asked? What should you ask at the interview? What should you wear to the interview? What is acceptable and what is not? Attend this very informative interactive workshop and build your confidence to go out and ace that job interview!

  May 2nd from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM   Fee - FREE

 

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