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The following program of classes is being conducted at Longbeach PLACE throughout terms 3 & 4, 2019

Classes running at Longbeach PLACE are supported by ACFE. Classes are $45 for 8 weeks

Please contact Longbeach PLACE for bookings and availability.

Courses are color coded in order of difficulty:


The following classes are on offer in Terms 3 & 4, 2019

Google & Mail

Duration: 8 weeks at 2.5 hours per session.

Learn how to make the most of Gmail.  Organize and work with your inbox, search email and learn how to configure your gmail account and settings so you're more productive and effective.  Find out how to keep track of your most important contacts.  Learn about digital signatures, vacation responders and how to filter annoying emails.  Find out also how to enjoy a better internet experience by adding bookmarks, using tabs, browsing privately and downloading files


Fridays, 9.30-12.00pm 18th October - 6th December

Microsoft Office Apps Level 1

Duration: 8 weeks at 2.5 hours per session.

Introduction to Microsoft Office. Learn to format text, add/customize bullets and work with images. Add tables, borders and Word art. Create professional, workplace documents such as letters and reports. Create Powerpoint slideshows with text, images, audio, video clips and transitions to slides. Learn about Microsoft Excel and use formulas and filters to create spreadsheets such as simple budgets. 


Fridays, 9.300am-12.00pm 16th August - 4th October

Windows 10 - Level 3

Duration: 8 weeks at 2.5 hours per session.

Make your computer safe by downloading and installing security and adblocking software. Learn how to install and use popular Apps. Create slideshows the easy way with photos and music. Find out how to download and read free ebooks from your local library. Use your Microsoft account and get the most out of ‘One Drive’. Find out how to manage your passwords the secure way using free software.


Fridays, 1.00pm-3.30pm 16th August - 4th October

Microsoft Office Apps Level 2

Duration: 8 weeks at 2.5 hours per session.

Create fabulous, professional documents in Microsoft Office in MS Office Level 2. Learn to use intermediate features of Microsoft Word to offer a professional touch to your documents and increase your workplace skills. These features include styles, navigation, tables of contents, tables, mail merge and images. Make your slideshows leap off screen by learning to use animations, the master slide and customised slideshows in Power Point. Continue your learning in Microsoft Excel by creating formulas and building spreadsheets.


Fridays, 1.00-3.30pm 18th October - 6th December