TECH TALKS

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If you want to learn in a group about topics such as computer security, iPad operation or tips on safe web browsing, then you have come to the right place! Our Tech Talk series covers a range of topics branching all around the technical spectrum in a welcoming classroom environment.

Taught in a quiet after-work environment by friendly geeks, Brian Bailey, Mitchell Jordan, Bob Wells or Erica Mercer, the Tech Talks runs as a series of 10 different lessons that you can sign up as a package for $150 or just for the lessons of which you need the most for $20 each.

Call us today for more or to sign up: 250-890-1065

1 – Getting the Most from Google Suite
April 12th 
Googles products are everywhere. In this first session, you will learn how to use all google apples including photos, google calendar to organize and share, utilize google documents to keep your word and excel documents online and set up your Gmail inbox to best serve you.
2 – Making Smart Phones Smarter – Organising with Smartphones
April 19th 
My Tech Guys put on this class to help you organize your time using technology. They will discuss techy apps and tools to help you keep track of the 1001 things you have on the go. This workshop will be especially helpful for reminding yourself of appointments, spouses who love “honey do” lists, and parents who would like to keep all their kids’ activities in order!
3 – Apple ID and Family Sharing
April 26th 
Sharing is caring. This lesson covers everything you can do with an Apple ID, keeping it secure and sharing music, books and app purchases with your whole family.
4 – Different Types of Data – Saving Money with Cellphones
May 3rd 
We have all shared that shock when we open the phone bill to find an astronomical number in place of our monthly agreed amount. The usual culprit? Cellular Data. In this class, we teach you the differences between WiFi and cellular data, how to monitor your data usage, limit applications to only work on WiFi, and save money on your cell phone bills.
5 – Computer Security and backups
May 10th 
Computers are tools we use more and more as time goes on and so it’s more important to ever to keep both them and your data secure. This falls into two categories, keeping your computer threat-free, and keeping your data backed up. We go through the programs and tools you will need for peace of mind and data security.
6 – iOS devices – Getting the most from your iPhone
May 17th
Apple devices are everywhere but the knowledge to use them to their full potential is far rarer. This class can cover anything from the basics of downloading or deleting apps and making video calls, to scanning documents and the finer features of the iCould. Depending on the class level of experience the class can dive into a whole range of topics for your iPhone or iPad, with a valuable Q&A session at the end!
7 – Social Networks – Privacy, Communication, and sharing
May 24th
In this class, we teach why social media is becoming an integral part of life online as social websites and applications proliferate. Focusing on Facebook, we uncover how to navigate and use social media effectively and explore games, privacy and sharing in an online world.
8 – Desktop Maintenance 101
May 31st
Learn how to clean your system inside and out. What programs to use and what ones to avoid. This class is great for anyone who owns a desktop PC!
9 – Android Devices – Getting the most from your Android
June 7th 
Android devices are everywhere but the knowledge to use them to their full potential is far rarer. This class can cover anything from the basics of downloading or deleting apps and making video calls, to scanning documents and the finer features of the iCould. Depending on the class level of experience the class can dive into a whole range of topics with a valuable Q&A session at the end!
10 – Review and Graduation
June 14th
In this session, we will cover a little bit that we have learned in all the other topics combined and take questions from the class regarding a whole range of topics already covered and new queries from the class. People who have attended 5 or more sessions will get an extra reward marking their graduation from the course!

IN HOME TECH LESSONS

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Would you like a more comfortable hands-on approach while tackling some technical unknowns? If so then our in home tech lessons are perfect. We sent a certified technician out to your house to solve your problems on the ground while teaching you how to solve the issues yourself!
This can include a large array of topics from iPad use to printer use and setup to photo manipulation and the list goes on!  We recommend making a list of your questions before arriving to get the most out of your time. Call us now for more information or to book your in home lesson today.

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IN STORE TECH LESSONS

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Get out of the house and come see us in our environment. Our friendly geeks will sit with you install with your laptop or desktop and tackle your computer maladys face to screen. Coming in at half the price of an in-home lesson, this option is great to get the questions you have answered before committing to an in home lesson. At this price, you may as well book two back to back! We recommend making a list of your questions before arriving to get the most out of your time. Call us today to book.

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