Tech for Seniors To Be Offered in April

March 21, 2018

Wayne Community College Workforce Continuing Education wants to help older adults become more tech savvy.

“Technology for Seniors” will tackle Facebook and smartphones in four Saturday morning sessions for just $20.

The class will be taught 9 a.m.-noon on Saturdays, April 7-28. It will be held in Room 220 of the Magnolia Building on the college’s main campus in Goldsboro.

Students will learn how to set up a Facebook account, use Messenger, add friends, and upload documents; about safety and security with Facebook and online in general; and about Facebook groups.

In the smartphone portion of the class, students will learn how to download apps, use cloud storage, move files from phone to cloud storage or a card, and set up e-mail, as well as about safety and security for personal information.

Contact Lisa Newkirk at (919) 739-6931 or ldnewkirk@waynecc.edu for more information on this course.

Students may register and pay the class fees at the Workforce Continuing Education Division’s Customer Service Desk in the Walnut Building on the main campus.

Wayne Community College encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. Anyone who anticipates needing accommodation or who has questions about access can contact Ms. Newkirk. Please allow sufficient time to arrange accommodations.

Wayne Community College is a public, learning-centered institution with an open-door admission policy located in Goldsboro, N.C. As it works to develop a highly skilled and competitive workforce, the college serves 12,000 individuals annually as well as businesses, industry, and community organizations with high quality, affordable, accessible learning opportunities, including more than 70 college credit programs. WCC’s mission is to meet the educational, training, and cultural needs of the communities it serves.

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