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Mt. Desert Island Adult & Community Education



Business & Skills Training

Using Email Effectively

Free

with NDEC Staff

Calendar Feb 1, 2022 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

Email is a means of communicating with others, throughout the world, in a fast and efficient manner. This class will cover the terms and techniques necessary to use email in an efficient, safe and organized manner.

 

Heating Your Home with Randy Sprague

$54

with Randy Sprague

Calendar Feb 2, 2022 at 5:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Randy’s back!!! Last year’s hugely successful plumbing class continues now with how to best heat your home. In this class you will learn the fundamentals of home heating. We will explore the 3 Major components of a central heating system and Space Heater Options as well as look at Fuel Sources, Distribution System, types of Heat Emitters. We will also look at Heating Domestic Hot Water.

Please bring a calculator.  No Class Feb 23.

Randy attended 2 Year Technical College and has worked in the industry 40 Years. He has made connections with some of the top Manufacturers and Individuals Nationally and Internationally. He has travelled to Europe on several occasions as a guest of Heating Equipment Manufacturers.

Using Facebook Securely

Free

with NDEC Staff

Calendar Feb 10, 2022 at 11:30 am, runs for 1 week

This class is designed to teach current Facebook account holders how to use Facebook more securely, how to understand all privacy options, and how to change privacy options so the information you share on Facebook is only available to those you wish to see it.

Bring a fully charged computer or tablet connected to the internet and a Facebook account if you want.

iPad Basics

Free

with NDEC Staff

Calendar Feb 15, 2022 at 10:30 am, runs for 1 week

This course covers the basics of how to use Apple’s popular iPad. This class starts with the basics of how to log on using multiple methods from passcode to touch id to face recognition technology. Apple’s iCloud service will be discussed as the benefits of this service help secure your data as well as allow your data to be used across multiple Apple devices. The App Store will be covered as a way to find additional applications that may meet your varied interest and needs.

 

Bring your full charged iPad or iPhone.

Introduction to Google Drive & Google Docs

Free

with NDEC Staff

Calendar Feb 28, 2022 at 11:30 am, runs for 1 week

Learn how to use Googles free cloud-based apps to create and store files online.

Bring a computer or tablet connected to the internet and an active Gmail account.

MacOS Basics

Free

with NDEC Staff

Calendar Mar 8, 2022 at 10:30 am, runs for 1 week

This course will cover the basics of how to use Apple’s operating system which work on Apple’s popular line of laptops and desktops. This class starts with the basic functions of the MacOS operating system and how to navigate through folders, files, and menus. Organizing, moving, and saving files will be covered too.

Bring your full charged laptop if you have one.

Internet Safety

Free

with NDEC Staff

Calendar Mar 10, 2022 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

Staying safe online is essential in today’s world. This class teaches you how to keep your information and your computers/devices safe.

You do not need to bring your computer to this class.

Safely Creating Online Accounts

Free

with NDEC Staff

Calendar Mar 21, 2022 at 10 am

This one-hour class walks you through the process of creating an online account. We also discuss how to recover your password should you forget it, what the potential issues are for privacy and safety, and how to best navigate those issues.

You do not need to bring any devices to class.





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