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Digital Literacy Series

February 5 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm EST

These workshops are for women to improve their digital literacy skills through practical, hands-on activities.

This series of workshops will assit in improving your Digital Literacy skills, from basic computer skills, internet use, emails and more.

Please note: although this eventbrite page only shows February 5th this is a 5-session series. When registering for the first workshop on 5th February, you will be automatically registered for all 5 workshops.

February 5, 2024: Workshop 1: Introduction to Computer Basics

Participants will learn the fundamentals of computer operations, including terminology, performance features, and operating systems. They will also explore topics like online safety, security, and privacy. Expect to gain a solid knowledge of computer fundamentals and the confidence to navigate the digital world safely.

February 12, 2024: Workshop 2: Internet Use for Daily Life and Job Search

This workshop focuses on practical internet skills for daily use and online job searching. Participants will learn how to navigate the web efficiently, use search engines, maintain online connections, and conduct safe online transactions.

February 26, 2024: Workshop 3: Introduction to Email Fundamentals

Participants will gain a hands-on introduction to critical communication tools such as email. The email portion of the workshop will walk participants through setting up a Gmail account, cultivating good email etiquette, drafting professional emails, and exploring other forms of online communication.

March 4, 2024: Week 4: Introduction to Zoom

Participants will learn how to set up a Zoom account, organize and join meetings, understand Zoom etiquette, and use functions. How to create registration Zoom links and invite friends.

March 11, 2024: Workshop 5: Introduction to Google Docs and Basic Canva:

This workshop teaches participants how to use Google Docs, a collaborative platform for creating and editing documents. They will learn everything from creating new documents to formatting text and images and utilizing collaborative features. Participants should expect to learn how to use Google Docs for personal and professional purposes. How to use Canva and navigate the platform; students will also learn how to make business cards, social media posts, e-birthday cards, or any occasions.

Meet the Facilitator:

Yehlen Invencion is a dynamic and versatile professional serving as an administrative assistant at HMC. With a unique blend of skills and expertise in business and digital marketing management, she brings a fresh perspective to her role, extending beyond traditional administrative duties.

Yehlen’s strong business acumen allows her to understand the organization’s objectives and actively contribute to strategic decision-making processes. She possesses a deep understanding of how to leverage online platforms and tools to enhance the company’s brand visibility and expand its reach. Her proficiency in creating and executing digital marketing strategies ensures effective targeting and engagement with the company’s desired audience. Yehlen’s expertise spans e-commerce, online advertising, social media management, and customer relationship management, enabling her to optimize the company’s online presence and foster increased customer engagement.

In addition to her digital marketing prowess, Yehlen stands out in the administrative field due to her technological expertise. Her ability to navigate digital platforms and harness technology effectively positions her as a valuable asset in an ever-evolving business landscape.

Yehlen Invencion’s vibrant energy, innovative mindset, and diverse skill set make her an invaluable professional. She not only contributes to business and digital marketing initiatives but also excels in fulfilling administrative responsibilities. Her multifaceted abilities empower her to offer a fresh perspective to the organization and play a significant role in its overall success. With Yehlen on board, HMC is well-equipped to embrace the future and achieve its goals with efficiency and innovation

Details

Date:
February 5
Time:
11:30 am - 2:00 pm EST
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/digital-literacy-series-tickets-814164617287

Organizer

The Women’s Centre of Halton
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Venue

The Women’s Centre
1515 Rebecca Street #229, Oakville, ON L6L 1Z7
Oakville, L6L 1Z7 CA
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