Learn the Mac - macOS Big Sur basics
What you'll learn
- Mac Basics Overview
- Moving from Windows to Mac
- Working with the Mac, Files and Folders
- Looking at Apps and Documents
- Internet Browsing, Emails and Messaging on the Mac
- Learn about Customizing your Mac
- How to master your Mac
- Basic Computer Knowledge
- Access to a Mac is preferred, but not essential
Have you just got yourself a Mac or thinking about getting one? Perhaps you have moved from a Windows computer and want to understand the differences. We’ll help you get started, giving you an overview on all things Mac.
In this course we’ll cover
What is a Mac and macOS
Mac basics and how to navigate around a Mac
Differences between Windows and a Mac
How to perform basic functions on a Mac
What are some of the key applications that come bundled on a Mac and how to use them
How to get onto the Internet and setup your Mail
How to customise and change the look and feel of your Mac
How to create multiple user accounts, so that you and your family/friends can enjoy the Mac
Tips on mastering your Mac use
Do I need to be an expert?
No, this course is designed for people who may never have used a Mac before, but will also benefit people who may have been using a Mac for a while.
What software do I need?
We’ll be demoing most features on macOS Big Sur, but if you have an earlier or later version of the macOS that’s fine, features are very similar.
Why this course?
This course will be easy to understand, and is great because it will be hands on. It’s even better if you take this course on your Mac and follow along if you can.
You’ll soon start to see why so many people love Mac’s and why they are so popular.
Of course this is only the beginning of your learning journey, using your Mac more and more will help to learn more and more and will assist you in being more comfortable using your Mac.
Who this course is for:
- Anyone wanting to learn more about the Mac
- Microsoft Windows users thinking of switching
Emilio is an accomplished professional and leader with over 20 years of with experience in IT professional services, digital transformation, infrastructure and operations management. Emilio loves helping people learn and achieve their goals, providing them the skills and expertise to make their professional careers better and more rewarding.
Areas of Expertise include -
- Win Server, macOS + integration
- Storage Architecture
- Virtualisation, VMware
- Cybersecurity Hardening
- IT Governance
- DR and Backup Design