Apple Mac and OS X Essentials

Apple Mac & OS X Essentials training teaches those switching from Windows PCs and those who already have some Mac experience, the essentials about configuring, synchronising and using their Apple devices efficiently.

Participants will be given a complete overview of the latest version of OS X, the built-in applications and utilities, using the App store and syncing data across devices (iphone, iPad, iPod etc) and customising the system and preferences to suit you.

Designed as a half day course, it can be extended to a full day, to take in using the built in applications provided with OS X, like iTunes, Photos, Pages and Numbers.

  • What You Will Learn

    • The Desktop & Mouse
    • System Preferences, Folders & Files
    • The Keyboard, Dock, Trash, Finder & Spotlight
    • Getting System Information
    • The Clipboard, Apple Utilities Overview
    • Apple Applications Overview
    • Using & Setting up iTunes, Photos, App Store
    • Adding & Setting Up Applications
    • Printing & Sharing
    • Basic Problem Solving
    • Syncing Data to iCloud, IPhone & iPad

    A second day would be required if you wanted to also include using the other supplied apps - iPages, Numbers & Keynote

  • Who Should Attend?

    This introduction course is aimed at new users of Apple Computers, those switching from Windows PCs, or those who have acquired basic skills but would like to consolidate their knowledge in relation to configuring and optimising their system.

  • Takeaways

    Learn how to work efficiently and productively and takeaway the skills you will need in the workplace. You will feel confident working with an Apple Mac and be able to solve problems and have a broad understanding of the built-in applications and utilities.

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Training Information

Training typically starts at 9.30am and finishes at approximately 4.30pm each day.
Courses include lunch & refreshments, course notes and UNLIMITED post-training email support.

For Tailored courses we can adjust the timings to suit the individual or group.

Online training can be taken at a prearranged time and date and typically is for a one or two hour session.

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