June Technology Classes at Sandhills Community College

Technology TrainingClasses in Windows 10, iPad basics, and photo editing will be offered at Sandhills Community College this summer.

“Windows 10 Level 1” will help you master the Windows 10 operating system. Discover Windows applications, terminology, and Start Menu functions as well as operational basics. Students should have access to the Windows 10 operating system.

“Windows 10 Level 1” will cost $75 plus the cost of the text and a flash drive. One class will be held June 8-Aug. 3 on Fridays from 9-12 p.m. An additional class will be held, June 12-July 26 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

“Windows 10 Level 3” will help you master the Windows 10 operating system with a deeper look into Windows 10. The ribbon will be explored along with other applications. This class is designed to promote better productivity skills.

“Windows 10 Level 3” will be held on Thursdays, June 7-Aug. 2 from 9-12 p.m. The cost is $75 plus the cost of the text and a flash drive.

“iPad Basics” will help you maximize your productivity using many of the applications found on your iPad. Learn about Contacts, Mail, Messages, Calendar, Camera, as well as Notes, Reminders, Safari, and others. Also included is downloading and installing apps from the App Store. Students must bring their iPad or iPhone to class with the latest operating system (iOS) installed.

“iPad Basics” will be held June 11-July 25 on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m.-Noon. The cost is $75.

“Photo Editing Using Photoshop Elements 15” will help bring out the artist in yourself as you learn about editing in Raw, using the Guided and Expert mode in Editor, including different types of layers and blends to correct or combine two or more photos, as well as creating a type mask and montages. Learn to frame photos, create twirl effects, push a photo though text, add texture, and make a photo look like a painting. A flash drive 8GB or larger is recommended. Elements 15 Part 1, or prior experience, and a good working knowledge of computers, using a mouse or pen tablet, file management, and a creative mind is required.

“Photo Editing Using Photoshop Elements 15” will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays, June 11-July 25 from 1-3 p.m. The cost is $75.

Customized Training Courses

Business owners can request customized computer and technology training for employees. Please contact Lori Degre, degrel@sandhills.edu to learn more.


Seats are still available for these classes. To register in person, stop by the Sandhills Community College Continuing Education office located on the first floor of Van Dusen Hall. You may also register by phone or with a credit card at (910) 695-3980. Registration hours are Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Fridays 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

For more information on all Continuing Education Technology courses, visit technologytraining.sandhills.edu.

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