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Computer Essentials and Technology Tips (Prepare to Learn Workshop)

This workshop is designed to give you foundational computer knowledge and information about web use that you need to be a successful student at Fanshawe College. Over the two hours, you will be guided through some useful features and troubleshooting techniques so you feel comfortable working with your computer prior to starting your academic courses. 

Topics covered in this workshop include:

  • How to perform basic troubleshooting on your personal device
  • How to get connected to Fanshawe WiFi
  • Where to download your free Microsoft Office 365 and Adobe applications
  • Where to find help with your technology if you need it
  • Web security
  • Web browsers and search engines
  • Best practices and troubleshooting issues
  • FanshaweOnline 
  • And more!

This will be presented virtually via Zoom. 


*After registering for the workshop, students can follow the steps below to gain access to the workshop material on FOL. 

This workshop is part of the Prepare to Learn workshop series designed to provide incoming students with skills and resources to help them transition to learning at Fanshawe College. Go to this link for more information: https://www.fanshawelibrary.com/ptl/ 

Tuesday, December 5, 2023
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Prepare to Learn
Registration has closed.

After registering for the workshop, go onto FanshaweOnline to access the FanshaweOnline resource course that offers resources and tools to complement these workshops.  Go to the FOL home page, and use the dropdown menu Resources to select Self-Registration and then register in Prepare to Learn (if you run into difficulty during this process, contact s_diamond2@fanshawec.ca).  See the steps below: 



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