Don’t Ask Your Kids Learning Workshops

FREE Online Safety Presentations

 

Geek Girl Media is hosting FREE Online Safety webinar presentations.  It’s our way of giving back to our community helping older Canadian adults who are excited to improve their computer skills, but want help addressing online safety concerns.

Join us online to learn about the Online Safety. Spots are limited so don’t miss out, and Register Early!

We require a minimum number of participants to run. 
You will receive confirmation and reminders via email.
All our sessions times are based on Eastern Standard Time

Are You New To Webinars?

A webinar is a presentation held over the internet. A a host shares information with an audience. Webinars are great because you can view the presentation from the comfort of your own home or workplace.

What do I need to join a webinar?
You’ll need an internet connection along with a device such as a computer, laptop or iPad, with sound.  It’s also recommended that Google Chrome is used as your internet browser.

Safer Online Shopping – Christmas Edition

Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate.

Online shopping for Christmas is a great way to purchase gifts for your love ones and friends but but can also be a popular time for scams.

Join our 1-hour webinar to learn:

 

  • How to determine you are shopping from a legitimate site

  • How to use a secure payment method

  • How to shop on secure sites

  • What scams to watch out for

Safer Online Shopping - Christmas Edition

Wednesday December 4 at 1 PM EST FULL

Saturday December 7 at 1 PM EST  FULL

Can You Spot A Scam?

Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate.

Many Canadians have be taken advantage of by online scammers, it serves as a reminder that the internet is a wonderful place to explore and connect with others, but it pays to be savvy.

Join our 1-hour webinar to learn:

 

  • Common scams including Canada Revenue Agency and Ransomware
  • Tips on how to spot them
  • What to do and what not to do
  • Where to go for help
Can You Spot A Scam

Wednesday, October 30th  at 7PM EST    FULL

Wednesday, November 6th at 1PM EST   FULL

Safer Online Shopping And Banking?

Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate.

For many canadians living a connected lifestyle includes the convenience of online shopping and banking, however, privacy and security concerns can stop those who aren’t as confident online from enjoying the same experience.

Join our 1-hour webinar to learn:

 

  • The benefits of shopping and banking online
  • How to safely shop and pay for things online
  • How to do every day banking safely online
  • What to look out for
Online Shopping and Banking

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Email Basics, Sometimes you just want to know the basics.

Email Basics

Sometimes you just want to know how to do the basics – The course covers how to set-up an email account, as well as how to open, read and send emails and more.We will be covering popular free email providers Gmail and Outlook (which used to be called Hotmail)

In this course we will be covering:

  • How to send mail
  • Receiving mail
  • Deleting email messages
  • Searching your email
  • How to send attachments (pictures, documents, etc)
  • How to download attachments (pictures, documents, etc.) & how to find them on your computer after they have been downloaded

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Learn in the comfort of your home, at you own pace.
Location: Online
Hi-Speed Internet is needed for this course
This is part of our Don’t Ask Your Kids Learning Series

 

Learn Windows 10 – Don’t Ask Your Kids Learning Workshops

Let Geek Girl Media show you some Windows 10 basics and share some tips and tricks. Come see how easy it is to get started, stay organized and get the most out of your Windows 10 computer.

Learn from the comfort of your own home! Live E-Learning with Geek Girl Media.

Each week we will meet Online where the class will be taught live! You then have access to the recorded session 7 days later.
Please Note: Registration is Required. After Registration, you will receive an email 72 hours prior to Online Course date with your login URL (web link) and instructions on how to access the course. High-Speed Internet connection is recommended.

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iPAD Basics

Let’s Discover the full potential of your iPad, it’s not just for watching online video’s. This course we are going to covers everything you need to know about gesturing and typing. You will learn how to manage apps, setup email accounts, sending and receiving emails, send text messages, browsing the web, playing audio and video files, and even connecting to an external display. So if you are ready to feel more confident using your iPad THIS workshop is for you!

Learn from the comfort of your own home! Live E-Learning with Geek Girl Media.

Each week we will meet Online where the class will be taught live! You then have access to the recorded session 7 days later.
Please Note: Registration is Required. After Registration, you will receive an email 72 hours prior to Online Course date with your login URL (web link) and instructions on how to access the course. High-Speed Internet connection is recommended.

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With over 10 years of experience. I am a self-proclaimed geek girl. I have a computer repair and technical support background. I love to interact with people and decided to offer my knowledge and skills to help them become more confident on their computers whether they are Windows or Macintosh. That’s how Don’t Ask Your Kids workshops got started. My goal is to enable people to learn computer technology, no matter their age.

Hi-Speed Internet is needed for this course
This is part of our Don’t Ask Your Kids Learning Series
Upcoming Dates
Each week we will meet Online where the class will be taught live! You then have access to the recorded session 7 days later.
Please Note: Registration is Required. After Registration, you will receive an email 72 hours prior to Online Course date with your login URL (web link) and instructions on how to access the course. High-Speed Internet connection is recommended.

Lisa Instructor Geek Girl MediaInstructor is Lisa R.

With over 14 years of experience. I am a self-proclaimed geek girl. I have a computer repair and technical support background. I love to interact with people and decided to offer my knowledge and skills to help them become more confident on their computers whether they are Windows or Macintosh. That’s how Don’t Ask Your Kids workshops got started. My goal is to enable people to learn computer technology, no matter their age.

Web Design in Wordpress

Web Design Services

Are you thinking about taking your business on-line, or redesigning your current site? Do you have an existing site, and would like to have a company maintain the site content for you? Geek Girl media is here to help.

Virtual Assistant

Do you cringe when you need to update your website, create a newsletter, graphics, social media?  I'm your techie.
Let me handle the techie stuff so you can focus on the day to day aspects of your business.

Video Marketing

Video Marketing

Video is a great medium to showcase a company’s how-to’, sales demo's, and business conferences. Visual marketing is a great way to grow you brand and get your ideas out there. Let Geek Girl Media show you how!

Social Media Training

Geek Girl Media offers a great selection of Social Media workshops for personal and business users. Geek Girl Media's business workshops will help show you ways to promote your company’s brand, engage customers, and drive site traffic using your social networks.

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Online Learning Workshops

Geek Girl Media offers Windows/Mac learning workshops. Our workshops will be of interest whether you are a beginner or at intermediate level.  Feel more comfortable using your computer software.

Social Media Management

Geek Girl Media will assist in building and managing your on-line business reputation.  Together, we will help devise a plan to promote your business effectively through your social networks.

Don't Ask Your Kids Workshops

Feel more confident with your software and technology devices.  By learning how to use a computer, tablet, or smart phone it enables you to Keep in-touch with family and friends and so much more.

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