We offer several free seminars as a service to the community. If you have an organization or group that is interested in a lecture on the topics below, call Doug Garfinkel at 516.808.1778.

How to Buy A Computer
Description: Buying a computer can be incredibly confusing. RAM, MB, Gigahertz, video cards, CD-ROMs, DVDs…what does it all mean? This free seminar provides all the information you need to buy exactly the right computer and spend keep within your budget. You’ll be given a check-list to take with you to compare features and prices.

Learn things like: Review of basic options and advanced features; minimum requirements; accessories; laptop vs. desktop; price guidelines; how to shop around for deals. You’ll be given a check-list to take with you to compare features and prices.

Prerequisites: None

How to Buy a Digital Camera
Description: We’ll show you how to buy a digital camera and spend just the right amount for that perfect gift, or for yourself! We’ll review all the available features and options, camera types, prices, computer requirements, how to save money and where to shop. You’ll be given a checklist to take with you to compare features and prices.

Learn things like: How to shop for and buy a digital camera.

Prerequisites: None

Child & Teen Safety Online
Description: Keeping kids safe online is a major issue for today’s parents. This free seminar gives you the information and tools to teach your kids how to stay safe and monitor what they are doing. Topics include: activities that kids engage in and the potential dangers; suggested guidelines to set limits on your kids’ activity; tools and techniques to monitor activities; tricks kids use to hide what they’re doing; special issues for teen safety; AOL parental controls. Even if you’re not an active internet user, you’ll be able to make sure your kids are safe when they’re online and when you’re not around.

Learn things like: Keeping kids safe online; monitoring kids’ online activity; setting limits and controls.

Prerequisites: None

Practical Computer Training
516.808.1778