Introduction to Computers

Introduction to Computers


This one-day course is designed to help a delegate to obtain the basic skills required to operate a personal computer and get familiar with the Windows operating system.

A delegate will get to know the Desktop, Icons, Window Elements, Taskbar & creating Desktop Folders.

They will also learn the layout of the Keyboard, how to get Help, Find info as well as working with the Control Panel.

Course Outline

This course consists of 4 modules
Module OneWhat is a Personal Computer
Types of Personal Computers
What are Computer Storage Devices?
Computer Hardware
Computer Software
Advantages of Computers
Disadvantages of Computers
Start the Computer and Windows
Log On to Windows 10
The Windows 10 Welcome Screen
Explore The Desktop
The Taskbar
The Start Menu
Familiarize Yourself with the Mouse
Understand the Keyboard
User Log On
A Few Basic Typing Rules
Module TwoGetting to know your Desktop
Window Components
Window Control Buttons
The Paint Tool
Save the Drawing
Open an Existing Drawing
Module ThreeFolders
Create a Folder on the Desktop
Rename a Folder
Delete a Folder
Move Items to a Folder
Module FourSearch for Files or Folders
Introducing Networks
Connecting to The World Wide Web (Internet)
Windows Buzzwords
Office and Business Software

Introduction to Computers

Who should attend?

Any delegate who is a first time user of a computer.

Course Prerequisite



1 Day


  • Comprehensive Manual
  • Lunch & Refreshments (not applicable to on-site training)
  • Electronic Certificate (on successful completion of the course) Electronic Trainer Feedback Report
  • Electronic Delegate Feedback Questionnaire


R1 270,00 (excl. VAT)

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Introduction to Computers

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