Welcome to the Senior Tech Club  Summer Academy

During the summer months of July and August, we invite you to attend our Summer Academy classes.  In these classes we explore a variety of topics in FREE online classes held every other week on Tuesday morning at 10 AM.

The schedule for the Summer Academy includes:

July 12 – Why I Like my Apple Watch

July 26 – Exploring Smart Speakers and VIrtual Assistants

August 9 – Get your Groove on with Online Music Services

August 23 – Reading Books for Free

Find descriptions of the classes below.

The classes are virtual and held on Zoom.  Register for the Summer Academy to receive your Zoom link via email.  One enromlment is required to enroll in all four classes.  If you can’t attend a session, you can still view the video from the class after the session.  

 

 

Summer Classes

Live - August 9

Get Your Groove On with Online Music Services

Listening to music is good for you. Today, a good portion of people's music is delivered through one of the online music services like Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon Music or Pandora. This class will help you understand and explore some of the options.

Live - July 12

Why I Like my Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is a lot more expensive than most timekeepers that you wear on your wrist. In this class we explore the top benefits of the Apple Watch and why it has become so popular among users of all ages.

Live - July 26

Exploring Smart Speakers and Virtual Assistants

Two leading smart speakers are the Amazon Alexa/Echo/Dot and Google Nest products. Both are not only affordable smart speakers that can fill your home with sound but are also a path to a voice-enable smart home using either Alexa or the Google Assistant. Alexa or the Google Assistant are powerful virtual assistants that will answer questions, deliver on commands and entertain. This class will help you explore.

Live - August 23

Read Books for FREE!

Reading is Good for YOU!
And there is nothing better than reading FREE books. This class will explore sources for downloading FREE books to your smartphone tablet, or computer.

Archive  Classes Available Online

These are the classes that were live in previous months.  The lessons and video recording are available to anyone who enrolls. 

Click the course to view the class page.  

Online Only

iPhone Fun with Fundamentals

This is the iPhone foundation class at the Academy where you will learn the fundamentals of using and managing your iPhone.  These are essential skills that all older adults need to know about their iPhones. But even experienced users will find useful functions that are hidden!

Online Only

Better iPhone Photography

The iPhone's Camera is a surprising powerhouse capable of taking awesome photos and video.  However many older adults never get beyond basic point and shoot capabilities. This course will have you taking better photos and video in no time.

Online Only

Staying Well-Connected Using your iPhone

Helping you stay connected with family, friends and your business life can be a key advantage of your iPhone.  Your iPhone offers tools for texting, email, phone and video communication.  This course will teach you the basics of email, text, phone and video communication.

Online Only

I Didn’t Know My iPhone Could Do This!

Most people use their iPhones to make calls, send text messages and take a few photos. However, our Apple iPhones are amazing devices. They offer many useful features that are largely hidden from everyday users.

This course will introduce you to nearly 20 hidden nuggets.

Online Only

Stay Organized with your iPhone

In the Academy class, learn and explore four standard iPhone apps that can help you manage and organize your life. The exploration includes the Calendar, Contacts, Reminders and Notes app.

Online Only

Protecting Your Data and Privacy

There is no topic more important than your online security and protecting your data and privacy. In this class, learn recommendations from the experts and the tools that Apple supplies to help you stay safe online.

How Do You Enroll in a Class?

 

How do you enroll in a COURSE?

First you have to sign up to become a member of the Senior Tech Club.  Membership is FREE.  Click or tap on the Join the Club button below to register. 

Enroll in a Class

After you are logged in with your username and password, you can quickly enroll in any class from the class page.  Click on the Take this Course button as shown below.  

It is that easy. 

 

 

 

Help with Registration?

Don’t have a login & password?  Do you need help with the registration process.  We have put together a course to help you with the enrollment process.  The course  How to Signup & Enroll in a Senior tech Club Academy Class will walk you through the enrollment process. 

 

Learn how to Register & Enroll

How to Signup & Enroll in a Senior tech Club Academy Class

This open and free course will show you how to register and enroll in Senior Tech Club Academy courses. Use this course to get started in learning about your technology today!