Knowing how to use a computer is a necessary skill in today's world, just as knowing how to kill a computer will be a necessary skill in tomorrow's world. Get in the know with this Groupon.
$29.99 for an online home-IT course from EwB (a $299 value)
- 24/7 access to learning materials for one year
- Written by technology expert Dan Gookin, author of DOS for Dummies, PCs for Dummies, and over a hundred other books on computing.
- Course topics include choosing a PC and hardware, setting up a network, email, printing, creating digital images, the cloud, and malware protection, among a variety of other home computing essentials.
- View the course syllabus here.
Computer-jockeys learn how to locate lost files, set up a printer, or fortify their online security with this step-by-step guide through the fundamentals of home computing.
With more than 500,000 users in over 35 countries worldwide, EwB developed its online courses with an emphasis on teaching students only what they need to know. With courses in standard and advanced Excel, PowerPoint, Word, accounting and bookkeeping, web design, app design, sales, beauty, PCs for Beginners, and various languages, users work through a variety of downloadable exercises, text-based articles, templates, and instructional videos. Online tests at the beginning and end of courses help measure users’ proficiency, with course diagnostics highlighting areas for improvement. When a course is completed, a digital certificate is generated in lieu of streamers flying out of your computer screen.
EwB's staffers offer 24/7 email support for the duration of the 12-month subscription.