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Download this title page to put at the front of your notes if needed. Filling in the spaces will help us create the Hover box.
March 27, 2020
AMI pamphlet for distribution
Created by AMI September 2020. For printing if needed.
September 22, 2020
AMI PowerPoint presentation for Tutor training
Created by AMI September 2020. PowerPoint presentation for Tutor training: includes links to member training videos.
September 22, 2020
Apps for Smart Phones – Android & iOS
Updated 2019 - 1 x 2 hrs. Objectives: To learn about Apps & their uses, to download a useful app to a device and explore it. Dargaville: Heather Cashin
April 15, 2020
Backing Up your Windows 10 computer.
Feb 2019 - 1x2hrs: Creating Backup Drive; Restoring Files; Creating Recovery Drive; Backup Emails. Warkworth: Ian Poole
May 3, 2020
Basic Essential Computer Skills using Word – Pt 1
April 2020 - 4 x 2hrs Inserting, Deleting, Highlighting; The Clipboard; Formatting Text; Opening & Saving docs; Tabs & Indents; Printing. Inc. practice files. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
May 3, 2020
Basic Essential Computer Skills using Word Pt 2
May 2020 4x2hrs Auto correct; Folders & folder structure; Bullets & Numbering; Find & Replace; Copying & Moving files; Borders & Watermark. Inc. practice files. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
May 9, 2020
BPMe – Use with mobile phone
May 2020 1hr - The BPMe app is used for contactless purchases at BP Service Stations. Setting up; Pay in car. Warkworth: Sheryll Keane
May 9, 2020
Brand Tool Kit
This .zip file contains the official guidelines, including colours, approved logos and fonts, for use by SeniorNet Learning Centres and The SeniorNet Federation.
November 1, 2020
Bringing Order to your Computer (using Pictures) – YouTube tutorial with notes
April 2020 - 1x2hrs: Notes & YouTube link. File Explorer; Snap function; Creating Folders; Copying, Moving & Naming files. Warkworth: Brian Oakes
May 1, 2020
Browsers & Search Engines
YouTube Video: Aug 2020. What are they?; Different kinds; Role of each; Retrieve data & display on website. MOTUEKA: Clive Dyson.
August 29, 2020
Cheat Sheets – Android Devices
Bite sized pieces of information. Warkworth - various authors
April 15, 2020
Cheat Sheets – Files and Folders
Bite sized pieces of information. Warkworth - various authors
April 15, 2020
Cheat Sheets – Microsoft Apps (inc. Word)
Bite sized pieces of information. Warkworth - various authors
April 15, 2020
Cheat Sheets – Windows 10
Bite sized pieces of information. Warkworth - various authors
April 15, 2020
Clean up Windows 10 computer
Updated 2019 - 1 x 2 hrs. Objective: Learn basic housekeeping rules for your computer. Dargaville: Heather Cashin
April 15, 2020
Codes for 2021
A copy of the codes for statistical use from January 2021
November 26, 2020
Colourise your photos – YouTube tutorial with notes
April 2020: Turn your black and white photos into colour in an instant. YouTube video and hand out notes. Warkworth: Brian Oakes
April 17, 2020
Computer Awareness – iPad – Session 1
V1-7-13 - 1 x 2 hrs. Overview; Buttons; Sim Card; Status icons; Apps; The Multi-Touch screen; Brightness; Using & Cleaning. Papanui - Ross Taylor
April 14, 2020
Computer Awareness – iPad – Session 2
V1-7-13 - 1 x 2 hrs. Opening & Switching Apps; Scrolling; Customizing Home Screen; Organizing with Folders; Changing the wallpaper; Using Onscreen Keyboard; Dictation; Editing Text; Auto Correction & Spell Check; Using Lists. Papanui - Ross Taylor
April 14, 2020
Computer Awareness – Windows 10 – Session 1
V1-8-16 - 1 x 2 hrs. Introduction; Power On & Off; Start Screen; Opening an App; The Desktop; Windows Tiles; Pinning & Unpinning; Personalize Desktop. Papanui - Ross Taylor
April 14, 2020
Computer Awareness – Windows 10 – Session 2
V1-8-16 - 1 x 2 hrs. Connecting to the Internet; Internet Explorer; Browse the Web; Use Scroll Bars; Typing Text; Short Cuts; Navigation keys; Keyboard characters; Word Pad; Saving the Document. Papanui - Ross Taylor
April 14, 2020
Computer Basics for Windows 7
Revised April 2014 1 x 2hr. Booting up; Start menu; Notification area; Using the Mouse; Formatting; Manipulating Windows; Shutting Down. West Auckland
March 25, 2020
Computer Housekeeping & Handy Hints Win 7
1 x 2hrs. Housekeeping: Defragment; Clean Up; Recycle Bin etc. Handy Hints: Space; Back Up; Ext. Drives; Short cuts. West Auckland: Sue Petersen  
March 25, 2020
Covid Tracer App – YouTube video.
August 2020: 1 session. 4min 58sec video. QR codes; Tracer App - Dashboard, Scan Feature, My Profile. MOTUEKA: Clive Dyson.
August 21, 2020
Digging for Diamonds on YouTube
Jan 2020: 1 session. Suggestions on how to run Workshop for tutors; Signing In?; The Controls; Examples. MANAWATU John Gibsone.
August 25, 2020
Digital Legacy
July 2020 - 1 session. How to prepare websites that you have log-ins to prior to your death, and what can be done after. Warkworth: David Scott
August 2, 2020
Downloading Photos
1 x 2hrs. Understanding Files & Folders; Downloading to your computer from Camera, Phone (inc. iPhone), Tablet (inc. iPad); Using Google Photos. Warkworth: Brian Oakes.
March 25, 2020
Downloading Photos to your Computer – YouTube tutorial with notes
May 2020 - 1x2hrs. Notes with YouTube link. Connecting to computer; Copy photos thru File Explorer; Using Win 10 Snap; Creating a folder; Renaming photos. Warkworth: Brian Oakes
May 1, 2020
Downloading pictures from Google (legally)
March 2020. A basic guide to downloading pictures from Google legally. Warkworth: Marilyn Goodwin
April 15, 2020
Facebook: A basic guide
April 2020. 1 session. Basic information relating to setting up and using Facebook. Warkworth: Marilyn Goodwin
April 15, 2020
Flyers and Poster Kit Part 1
This zip file contains half the templates for the production of flyers and other promotional material provided by the Federation.
November 1, 2020
Flyers and Poster Kit Part 2
This zip file contains half the templates for the production of flyers and other promotional material provided by the Federation.
November 1, 2020
Formatting in Word
1 x 2 hrs. Objective: Have a knowledge of Layout tools; Check out options on Tabs and Ribbons; Become skilled with Text boxes. Dargaville: Heather Cashin 2019
April 16, 2020
Genealogy – A Plan for Starting Out
July 2020. 4 lesson plan - 1: B,D,M. 2: Census 3: Church records 4: Newspaper, Shipping & Other records. Warkworth: Carolyn Williams
July 13, 2020
Genealogy – Getting Started using RootsMagic
Downloading software; Adding - Family members, Facts, Citations; Navigating; Reports; Research Tools. Pakuranga: Graeme FitzGerald.
July 9, 2020
Genealogy using Legacy Family Tree 8.00
Sept 2017  Starting a Family Tree; Entering data; Overview & Help; Unlink & Delete; Events; Reports; Pictures & Sound; GEDCOM files. Eden-Roskill
July 9, 2020
Get Confident with Technology – Flyer 1
A useful flyer for Learning Centres to use to promote the confidence message to prospective members. Room to overprint or stick Learning Centre details on printed form. A Federation set.
November 2, 2020
Get Confident with Technology – Flyer 2
A useful flyer for Learning Centres to use to promote the confidence message to prospective members. Room to overprint or stick Learning Centre details on printed form. A Federation set.
November 2, 2020
Getting Started with Windows 10
January 2020 ver 1909 4 x 2hrs. Opening and Closing the computer; Keyboard and Mouse; Basic WordPad; Highlighting and Scrolling; Using external devices; Basic Files and Folders. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
March 27, 2020
Getting the News
September 2019: 1 session. PowerPoint presentation & Notes for Tutors. Brief history of news gathering in NZ. Deadlines & Breaking news; The changing look of the news - TV, Radio & Newspaper. NELSON: Roger Pittman.
August 21, 2020
Gmail & Related Programmes Workshop
March 2020 - 4x2hrs. Google account overview; Gmail inc. Folders, Send & Receive, Searching, Settings, Contacts, Add-ons; Calendar; Tasks & Keep. Manawatu - Updated John Gibsone
May 26, 2020
Google Drive June Update
June 2020; 1x2hrs; Enabler of G-Suite; Google account and Internet access required; Operating system agnostic; Intro to Google Drive; Backup & Sync; Sharing. Pakuranga: Updated Brian Erikson
May 14, 2020
Google Meet: Version A
June 2020 - 1x2hrs. Setup; Schedule a meeting. Free for Gmail users on computers only at this stage. Pakuranga: Brian Erikson
June 12, 2020
Image Editing with Mac Photo App.
July 2020: 1 session. Article from SN Dunedin newsletter. Using Photos App in Mac; Adjusting, Cropping, Straightening, Flipping, Auto Editing, Shadow detail, Filters. DUNEDIN: John Cross.
August 21, 2020
Intro to LibreOffice Draw
2019:  3 - 4 x 2 hrs. Includes use of a YouTube video. Objectives: To use LibreOffice Draw as a Publisher programme; Learn to use the basic functions; Publish a simple Newsletter and Poster. Dargaville: Heather Cashin  
March 27, 2020
iPad Cheat Sheets x 4
A: Gestures & Touch; Settings; Home & Multitasking screens B:Moving icons; Notifications; Control Centre C: Do not disturb; Home screen options; Searching D: Keyboard; Selecting text. Warkworth: Mark Croft - April 2020
April 21, 2020
iPhone Cheat Sheets x 4
A: Gestures & Touch; Settings; Home & Multitasking screens B:Moving icons; Notifications; Control Centre C: Do not disturb; Dark mode & Night shift; Searching D: Keyboard; Selecting text. April 2020 - Warkworth: Mark Croft    
April 21, 2020
LibreOffice Calc Spreadsheet Intro.
May 2018: 2 sessions. 1. Making lists; Sorting; Filtering. 2. Financial records; Simple accounting. Exercise notes required. BAYSWATER: Len Cooper.
August 25, 2020
LibreOffice Draw – Suitable for Zoom – Pages
July 2020 - 1 session. Investigate layout; Free form erase; Cropping; Working with Fonts. Bayswater & Mac Auckland Len Cooper
July 24, 2020
LibreOffice Draw PDF
July 2020 1 session. Investigate Layout; Free form erase; Cropping; Working with Fonts. Bayswater & Mac Auckland: Len Cooper
August 2, 2020
LibreOffice Writer – Pages – Suitable for Zoom
July 2020 - 1 session. Introduction and Download; Investigate Layout; Text boxes; Grouping, Locking & Manipulating Objects. Bayswater & Mac Auckland Len Cooper
July 24, 2020
LibreOffice Writer Advanced
Feb 2020 4 x 2 hrs Notes created in MS Word. Auto correct; Fractions; Folders & Structure; Copying & Moving files; Bullets & Numbering; Borders; Sorting; Indents; Inserting a Picture. Warkworth Updated Marilyn Goodwin
March 25, 2020
LibreOffice Writer Basic
Feb 2020 4 x 2 hrs Notes created in MS Word. Writer Windows Layout; Clipboard; Formatting; Opening & Saving files; Navigation; Help. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
March 25, 2020
LibreOffice Writer PDF
July 2020 - 1 session. Introduction and Download; Investigate layout; Text boxes; Grouping, Locking and Manipulating objects. Bayswater & Mac Auckland: Len Cooper
August 2, 2020
Mail & People App – Windows 10
Feb 2020 1 x 2 hrs: Setting up contacts using the People app; Windows 10 Mail app; Calendar. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
April 16, 2020
Never Lose a File Again!
August 2020 1 session. Comparison to Filing Cabinets; Saving & finding files; Formats & Naming; Folders & Sub-folders. BAYSWATER: Len Cooper.
August 21, 2020
Numbers Basics for Mac – Pages – suitable for Zoom
July 2020 1 session. Introduce a spreadsheet; Basic Elements of Numbers; Simple operations such as Additions, Subtraction, Multiplication & Percentages. Bayswater & Mac Auckland: Len Cooper
July 17, 2020
Numbers basics for Mac pdf – suitable for Zoom
July 2020 - 1 session. Introduce a Spreadsheet; Basic elements of Numbers; Simple operations such as Additions, Subtractions, Multiplication & Percentages. Bayswater & Mac Auckland: Len Cooper
July 17, 2020
Office Online & One Drive
Aug 2018 Workshop  Create & Share Office docs; Upload, Sync & Manage files; Working with Office online. Eden-Roskill
July 9, 2020
Online Banking Session Exercises
Prepared by SeniorNet Kapiti for use with Westpac Workshop.
August 2, 2020
Photo Editing Ideas
July 2020: Information sheet. Snippet from SN Dunedin newsletter. Information on different Photo Editing apps and what can be done with them. Windows 10. DUNEDIN: Les Wong.
August 21, 2020
Photo Editor XnView
Updated 2019 - 1 x 2 hrs. Objective: Download programme; Use and understand Tools available; Put text on a photo. Dargaville: Heather Cashin
April 16, 2020
Photos App in Windows 10
Feb 2020. 1 x 2 hrs. Browsing & viewing photos; Editing - Crop, Rotate, Enhance; Use Filters, Adjustments, Effects. Remove red eye and spots. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
April 16, 2020
Podcast Production
August 2020: 1 session. Producing a Podcast PowerPoint presentation for PC and Mac; Script; Sound recording; Tutor notes. NELSON: Roger Pittman
August 21, 2020
PowerPoint Introduction
May 2017 4 sessions - Google Drive Link. Making a first Presentation; Viewing and Saving a Show; Making a Photo Slide Show; Inserting Shapes; Adding Animation, Sound and Motion. Warkworth: Brian Oakes.
November 3, 2020
Publicity Brochure Example
Ideas for a publicity brochure for handout. PDF and Publisher (has the ability to be altered to suit your own Learning Centre). Provided by Bream Bay 2020
November 13, 2020
Regional Representative’s Guidelines (2014)
These are the guidelines for SeniorNet Federation Regional Representatives (currently under review)
November 1, 2020
Signatures in Apple Mail – Pages – Suitable for Zoom
July 2020 - 1 session. Create a signature; Special signatures, with photos and text boxes; Adding to an email. Bayswater & Mac Auckland Len Cooper
July 24, 2020
Signatures in Apple Mail PDF
July 2020 - 1 session. Create a Signature; Special Signatures, with photos & text boxes; Adding to an email. Bayswater & Mac Auckland: Len Cooper
August 2, 2020
Sway Course
Nov 2018 - 1 x 2 hrs. Windows 10 - Digital storytelling app; adding text, videos, photos & sounds; themes; sharing; size limits; recording audio. Warkworth: Brian Oakes
February 23, 2020
Swift Publisher for Apple
Suitable for Zoom presentation. August 2020 - 1 session. Introduction to the App; Creating a  Business Card; Making a Greeting Card; Setting up a Newsletter. Bayswater & Mac Auckland: Len Cooper.
November 9, 2020
Term Brochure Example
Ideas for a timetable brochure for handout. PDF and Publisher (has the ability to be altered to suit your own Learning Centre). Provided by Bream Bay 2020
November 13, 2020
The WordPad App
Up to 4 x 2 hrs ; Use WordPad for simple text entry and formatting; Undo and Triplicate buttons; Ctrl, Shift and Arrow keys; Opening Web pages; Copying to WordPad. Updated by Dargaville; Heather Cashin
April 16, 2020
Using Windows 10 Update 2004 – Part 2
July 2020 1 x 2 hrs: Start Menu; File Explorer; Microsoft Edge; Pinned apps; Jump lists. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
July 1, 2020
Using Windows 10 Update 2004 – Part 3
July 2020 1 x 2 hrs: Windows Store; The Photos App; Editing photos using the Win 10 photos app. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
July 1, 2020
Using Windows 10 Update 2004 – Part 4
July 2020 1 x 2 hrs: Setting up contacts using the People app; Windows 10 Mail app; Calendar. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
July 1, 2020
Using Windows 10 Update 2004 Part 1
July 2020 1 x 2hrs: Exploring the Desktop; Basic Searching; Customising the Lockscreen; Changing Desktop backgrounds. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
July 1, 2020
Using Windows 10 Ver 1909 – Part 1
Feb 2020 1 x 2hrs. Exploring the Desktop; Basic Searching; Customising the Lockscreen; Changing Desktop backgrounds. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
March 26, 2020
Using Windows 10 ver 1909 Part 2
Feb 2020 1 x 2 hrs. Start Menu; File Explorer; Microsoft Edge; Pinned apps; Jump lists. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
March 26, 2020
Using Windows 10 ver 1909 Part 3
Feb 2020, 1 x 2 hrs. Windows Store; The Photos App; Editing photos using the Win 10 photos app. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
March 26, 2020
Using Windows 10 ver 1909 Part 4
Feb 2020 1 x 2 hrs. Setting up contacts using the People app; Windows 10 Mail app; Calendar. Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin
March 26, 2020
Vistaprint – Creating a Photo Book – Pages
July 2020 2 sessions (suits Zoom). Create a Photo Book with & without captions; Explore editing tools; Add photos & maps; Save layout. Bayswater & Mac Auckland: Len Cooper
July 17, 2020
Vistaprint – Creating a Photo Book – pdf
July 2020 - 2 sessions (suits Zoom). Create a Photo Book with & without captions; Explore editing tools; Add Photos & Maps; Save layouts. Bayswater & Mac Auckland: Len Cooper
July 17, 2020
Voice Over IP (VOIP) – The New Age Telephone
Feb 2019 - 1x2hrs: What is VOIP?; Available services; Equipment required; Pros & Cons. Kapiti: Peter Jones
April 21, 2020
Westpac Online Banking Practice session
April 2020 To be used in conjunction with Westpac Online Banking Presentation. Logging in; Understanding the Basics; Building on the Basics. Created by Westpac
May 1, 2020
Westpac Online Banking Presentation w/Handout
Presentation provided by Westpac - 1x2 hrs - updated 2020 - To be used in conjunction with Westpac Online Banking Practice. Safety, Abuse & Scams; Cyber Crime; Registering. Handout: Marilyn Goodwin, Warkworth.
February 23, 2020
Windows 10 – File Explorer
V1-9-16 - 1 x 2 hrs. Using File Explorer; User Folders; Organizing Files & Folders; Copy & Paste. Papanui - Ross Taylor
April 14, 2020
Working with Pictures in Windows 10
February 2020 ver 1909 4 x 2 hrs. Organising (Files & Folders); Downloading (Camera, Phone, Tablet); Snipping and Scanning; Editing using Win 10 Photos App; Inserting a Picture and Caption box in MS Word. Warkworth: Compiled and updated by Marilyn Goodwin
March 28, 2020
Zoom – How secure is it?
Data sheet - Papanui, Ross Taylor
April 6, 2020
Zoom – Steps for connecting – PDF
April 2020: Download; Register; Opening & Setting up; Waiting Room; Running a meeting. Bayswater: Len Cooper
April 19, 2020
Zoom – Steps for connecting – Word
April 2020: Download; Register; Opening & Setting up; Waiting Room; Running a meeting. Bayswater: Len Cooper
April 19, 2020
Zoom Introduction
May 2020 - 1x2hrs. Download & Install app; Joining a meeting; Create account; Schedule a meeting; Security; Virtual Backgrounds; Adding Contacts; Version & Updates. Bream Bay: Nancy Edge
June 12, 2020
Zoom Tutorial: YouTube Video & Handout Notes
May 2020 - 1x2hrs. Downloading & Signing in; Settings; Virtual Background; Setting up & Running Meetings; Ending a Meeting. Warkworth: Brian Oakes.
May 26, 2020
Zoom using Google Slides
March 2020: 1 x 2 hrs. Read me first .pdf; Starter Kit - guide to set up Zoom, get into first meeting; .pdf & Google Slides; Zoom client; First meeting information; .pdf & Google Slides. Manawatu: John Gibsone
April 6, 2020
Zoom using MS Power Point
March 2020: 1 x 2 hrs. Read me first .pdf; Starter Kit - guide to set up Zoom, get into first meeting; .pdf & MS Power Point Zoom client; First meeting information; .pdf & MS Power Point. Manawatu: John Gibsone
April 6, 2020