Introduction to Microsoft Windows and the Internet

Introduction to Microsoft Windows and the Internet


This one-day course is designed to help delegates to gain competence using the Windows operating system & understand the concept of the Internet and the opportunity to gain an understanding of how the World Wide Web works.

Course Outline

This course consists of 5 modules
Module 1Operating Systems
Software Applications
Log in to Windows 10
The Lock Screen
The Shut Down Option
Navigate the Desktop
Work with Windows
Windows Components
Arranging Open Windows
Turn Off the Computer
Module 2Customize the Start Menu
The Taskbar
Customize the Taskbar
Personalize the Desktop
Change the Desktop Background
Arrange Desktop Icons
Module 3Managing Files and Folders
Create Folders
Rename and Delete Folders
The Recycle Bin
Create Shortcuts to the Desktop
Organize Folder and Files
Module 4Windows Accessories
The Paint Tool
Microsoft WordPad
The Save As Dialog Box
The Calculator
Use the Snipping Tool
Sticky Notes
Module 5What is the Internet
Intranet and Internet
The World Wide Web
History of the Web
Advantages and Disadvantages of the Web
Search Engines
Print Search Results
Adding Links to the Favourites Folder
Using the History
Clearing the History
Copy and Paste Text and Graphics from a Web Page

Introduction to Microsoft Windows

Who should attend?

The course has been designed for new users to a personal computer. The only experience required is the ability to use the mouse and the keyboard.

Course Prerequisite

Introduction to Computers


1 Day


R1 270,00 (excl. VAT)


  • 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

Course Schedule

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