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Computer and Windows Fundamentals

- MICT SETA: ACC/2012/07/748US258883, NQF1, Credits: 4

Welcome to our courseware for Windows 10, the latest iteration of Microsoft’s widely used Windows operating system. This new version of Windows incorporates many new features as well as improvements to existing ones.

 

This course is intended to help both novice and experienced users become familiar with the many changes that have been made to Windows with this release.

 

By the end of this course, users should be comfortable logging into Windows 10, completing basic actions using its user interface, customizing the user interface, understanding its security features, and using both Microsoft Edge and File Explorer.

 

 

Features & Benefits

  •  This course is accredited with MICT SETA upon successful completion of your Portfolio of Evidence (PoE) for Unit Standard 258883.

            

  • Get 12 months access to your course via our myWay Learning Platform that includes video lectures, extra resources, questionnaires and much more.
  • Take full advantage of our new Hybrid Learning by attending on campus or virtually. Have all your classes ready to be downloaded and watched, anytime, anywhere. (Read More) 

         

  • Attendees will learn practical skills which can be applied in the work environment.
  • Understanding the fundamental functions of Windows will benefit a learner in almost any career field.
  • The fundamentals of Windows are one of the minimum requirements for almost any job application.

Outcomes & Objectives

Upon completion of this course and successful assessment, learners will have acquired these skills

  • Using Windows Store Apps and Navigation Features
  • Working with Desktop Applications
  • Using Microsoft Edge
  • Customizing the Windows 10 Environment
  • Using Windows 10 Security Features
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  • Duration

    In Class/Virtual Class, Hybrid Learning (Learn More)
    • 3 Days (08:30 – 16:00) Classes are  presented via our Hybrid Learning allowing learners the flexibility to attend on campus or in the comfort of their home or workplace.
    Online , Mentored Learning (Learn More)
    • 12 Months Self-paced, access anytime, anywhere via our myWay Learning Platform
  • Course Prerequisites

    It is assumed that the learner is:

     

    • Competent in communication at ABET Level 3 or equivalent.
    • Comfortable with using a keyboard and mouse
  • CPD Credits

     

Our Delivery Methods

Our innovative "myWay” learning methodology is built around the students individual learning requirement, allowing each student to learn in a style that is most suitable for their skills set, knowledge and schedule.

Instructor-Led Classes

Reach your full potential through our “myWay Instructor-Led” classes combined with interactive lessons, supporting video content, practical assignments and in field experience, done during the traditional 08:00 – 16:00 working day.

Online Mentored Learning

Do a course at your pace via our “myWay Online Mentored Learning”, combining self-study with supported interactive online video lectures, an online course mentor, extra resources, questionnaires and more, all supported via out Online Student Portal.

Part Time Mentored Learning

Designed for the working professional, our part time programmes provides you with the flexibility and benefit of our myWay Blended Learning with at home exercises/assignments and mentored or in-class lectures at a manageable schedule and pace.

Our Hybrid Delivery Methods

Our Hybrid Delivery Methods

myWay Hybrid Learning is a technology mediated delivery method that extends the benefit of flexibility and technology to all students. Each Hybrid delivery method is described in the section below.

#AnywhereAnytime

Have all your classes ready to be downloaded and watched, anytime, anywhere.

#NoStudentLeftBehind

Never miss a classs because of health, traffic, or transport issues.

#Flexibility

A personalized class schedule, attend class on campus, virtually or both.

 

In Class or Virtual Class Based Learning

A technology mediated delivery method allowing campus based class or virtual class attendance, or a combination of both. Classes can be in the form of lecture based or mentored based.

 

Mentored Online Learning

A technology mediated, self paced online delivery method with personal mentorship.

What you get

On completion the student will earn:

  • Certificate of Completion from Learnfast
  • Certificate of Competency from MICT SETA upon successful completion of the PoE process (Moderated and found competent)

Note: All certificates are electronically issued.

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Important Notes

  • Learners to arrive at the training venue from 08:00 in preparation for 08:30 starting time 
  • Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of the proof of payment or an official company purchase order. 
  • For full day, on-campus courses, Learnfast will supply you with a computer to use for training (if applicable),& tea/coffee and a full lunch. Catering is not included for On-Site training and laptops are available for hire at an additional cost if required. 
  • Cancellation or rescheduling requests must be in writing and reach us via email at least 5-10 working days prior to the course commencement date. Full course fees will be retained for no shows. 
  • Virtual learners are required to have a stable internet connection & a working headset available for sound purposes.  
  • Learners who use their own laptops are fully responsible to ensure that administration rights, software installations, etc. are working sufficiently prior to training. 
  • Learnfast reserves the right to cancel or postpone dates if we require to do so and undertake to inform clients in writing and telephonically of these changes. 
  • Learnfast is not responsible for costs associated with cancellation of classes such as flight and accommodation for clients. 
 
 

Module 1: Use the Desktop and Pointing Device.

  • Identify the components of a personal computer
  • Sign into Windows 10
  • Navigate the desktop
  • Explore the Start menu
  • Demonstrate methods to select objects

 


Module 2: Use of the Features of a GUI Window

  • Describe different types of windows
  • Start an application from the Start Menu
  • Describe the parts of a window
  • Manipulate GUI application windows
  • Describe the implications of having more than one window open
  • Start multiple applications
  • Change the active window

 


Module 3: Use of the Help Facility

  • Launch and use the Help facility

 


Module 4: Use Genetic Print Options

  • Preview a document in print format
  • Select various print options before printing
  • Print a whole or part document and alter the printer properties
  • Submit a print job and manipulate print jobs in the print queue
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  • 25 October 2021
    25 October 2021
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  • 29 November 2021
    29 November 2021
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  • 13 December 2021
    13 December 2021
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  • 29 November 2021
    29 November 2021
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  • 13 December 2021
    13 December 2021
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By completing the below online booking, a booking confirmation will be sent out and an invoice will be generated. A place will be reserved on this course and you are expected to attend. If you require a quote first please contact Learnfast offices and speak to a sales consultant.

Computer and Windows Fundamentals





  1. By booking for this course, an invoice will be generated and you will be liable for the payment of this invoice. If you require a quote, please contact The CAD Corporation Offices.
  2. After the generation of the invoice a training confirmation will be emailed using the details provided above.
  3. The CAD Corporation retains the rights to change this calendar without any notification.
  4. Tea/coffee and a light lunch will be provided.
  5. All university students will receive a 10% discount for cash payments.
  6. The minimum notice of cancellation is 5 (five) working days prior to the course commencement date. If you fail to do so the full amount is payable.
  7. Students are to be at the training venue by 08h00 in preparation for a 08h30 start time.

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