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Ridgefield Continuing Education Computer and Technology Training

AI (Artificial Intelligence), Cyber Security

Class Location: Computer classes and tutorials will be taught by the instructor live online or at the Continuing Education Center, located in the Town Hall Annex or at one of the schools.

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The Continuing Education Computer Training Lab

Computer Training Lab Location:  Continuing Education Center, located in the Town Hall Annex
Note: the location for each class is either the Annex or online on Zoom.
The Lab Features
Microsoft Office 365, 2021, 2019 and 2016 are available. Call about other versions. New computers & 42" demonstration monitors.
Skilled, knowledgeable teachers. Classes use Dell and HP computers.
Adobe Photoshop Elements 18 is available. Class limit 6. Comfortable environment.
Hands-on DSL Internet stations on all computers. Wireless available. Call if you are bringing your own laptop.

Tutoring available.

Call 203-431-2812 for information.
Corporate/Group Training and/or Tutoring
We can schedule a special session for your group.

Call: 203-431-2812
Email: ridgefieldcontinuingeducation@gmail.com

The Instructors:

Peggy Bruno, a certified teacher, has developed computer courses and trained several thousand adults in computer applications for over 25 years. She previously worked in corporate marketing and information services. She has also taught Microsoft Office at the community college level. She holds a BA and MA from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from the University of Michigan.

Michael Canavan is a writer, illustrator and graphic artist. He uses Photoshop and Illustrator every day and teaches a variety of classes in RIdgefield Continuing Education.

Lance Whitney is a technology journalist and the author of the book book “Teach Yourself Visually LinkedIn.” He’s also written a book on Windows 8. He currently writes for TechRepublic, ZDNet, PCMag, and other technology sites. Previously, he was a system administrator with Ciba Specialty Chemicals. He's taught a variety of continuing education courses at Ridgefield Continuing Education for several years.

Lizabeth Doty, a professional educator for over 45 years, has trained students in business applications including word processing and database/spreadsheet management as well as courses in office procedures. She is a Ridgefield resident and is now Office Manager for Doctors William and Patrick Doty, Optometrists. She holds a BS and MA from New York University and an MA from Holy Apostles College.

Workbook/Textbook Fees:

Some of the computer courses use workbooks. The workbooks provide information that will be useful to you after you complete the class. The instructor will collect the text fees at the first class. The cost usually $5 to $7 per workbook.