Computer & Technology Classes
(Advanced Registration Required)
Monday, July 8th, 6:00-8:00pm
Every business and organization needs a brand to successfully communicate with current and prospective customers, members, or donors. Your brand is more than just a logo; it's your story. Who are you, what do you do, and why? You'll leave this course with an action plan for successfully developing and implementing your organization's brand across a website, in social media, and in print. Bring your own laptop or device if possible.
Thursday, July 11th, 6:00-8:00pm
New Prague Library
From email to social media and e-commerce, modern life leaves digital footprints everywhere we go. This class will offer an overview of online security basics, anonymous browsing, maintaining devices, reading URLs, better passwords, and avoiding phishing. Discover the tools and techniques you need to protect your online information.
Tuesday, July 16th, 6:00-8:00pm
What is a marketing plan and why do I need one? You will leave this class with a template for creating a marketing plan for your business or organization. Set goals and achieve them over the next 12 months. Bring your own laptop or device.
Saturday, July 20th, 2:00-4:00pm
New Prague Library
This class follows Part I by discussing malvertising and safe searching, using ad blockers, setting up a secure home wireless network, using standard vs administrative accounts, encryption and VPNs. Learn to better protect your digital life.
Monday, August 5th, 6:00-8:00pm
What would you do if your identity were stolen? Knowing what to do is important because an identity thief can hijack your tax refund, alter your medical records, and prevent you from getting credit or a job. This class covers what identity theft is, how to protect your identity and avoid identity theft, and provides clear action steps to take if it happens to you.
To register for any class, click here or on the blue hyperlinked title above, or contact your local Scott County Library branch.