iPad iOS 9 Training for Beginners

Learn how to use your iPad with iOS 9 following these step by step videos and lectures
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  • Lectures 71
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 6/2016 English

Course Description

This course will teach you the basics on how to use the iPad with iOS 9. The training explains the iPad interface, its buttons and connectors, how to use screen shortcuts (a.k.a. as Gestures), how to connect to Wi-Fi, how to search on iPad and how to use the Calendar, Clock, Contacts and Reminders Apps. It includes a bonus section. This course will teach you how to use your iPad in a more productive and effective way. 

What are the requirements?

  • Students do not require any previous experience with the iPad. Materials needed: An iPad with iOS version 9 or later and a connection to the Internet (through Wi-Fi). To verify which iOS version you have on your iPad please watch the lecture: “How to check your iOS version ?”

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand the iPad switches, buttons and connectors as well as the most important iPad shortcuts (i.e. Gestures). Students will also learn how to connect to a Wi-Fi network and use 4 core applications: Calendar, World Clock, Contacts and Reminders. In addition, Students will learn how to create an Apple ID and use it to download Apps onto their iPad. There is a bonus section included at the end of the training.
  • Become more independent and proficient at using your iPad.
  • Be more productive and enhance your potential.

What is the target audience?

  • This course is best suited for new iPad users and people who are not technology savvy but would love to learn and improve their iPad skills. This course is NOT for experienced iPad users or people with strong computer / IT background.

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Curriculum

Section 1: Course Introduction - Who, Why, What, How
02:38

Who is this training for, Why learn about the iPad, How the training is delivered, What you get with this course.

Section 2: iPad Basics
Article

Introduction to the iPad Basics Section.

03:29

This is an overview of the iPad (using an iPad Air 2 as example). I'll introduce you to the iPad buttons, connectors, cameras, speakers and microphones. 

4 questions

Questions related to the discovering your iPad presentation.

00:42

I’ll show you how to check your iOS version on your iPad.

01:11

I’ll explain you how to connect your iPad to a Wi-Fi network with an example.

Section 3: Operating your iPad
Article

This is an introduction to iPad shortcuts (aka Gestures) and an explanation of Gestures that can be performed from your iPad Home screen. Gestures let you use your tablet more efficiently. On this section you will learn about tap (open), swipe and search.

00:16

I’ll show you how to swipe with an example.

00:12

I’ll show you how to open an App (Tap).

00:11

I’ll show you how to open Spotlight (Search utility).

Article

This is an introduction to iPad Gestures that can be performed from within an App. At the end of this section, you will know how to minimize an App, use zoom, scroll and switch between Apps.

00:30

I’ll show you two different ways to minimize an App.

00:35

I’ll discuss and show you how to zoom in and zoom out with examples.

00:11

I’ll show you how to scroll with an example.

00:18

I’ll show you one way to switch applications while you are already inside an App.

Article

This is an introduction to iPad Gestures that can be performed at any time (i.e. accessing Control Center, switch Apps, close Apps, etc).

00:18

I’ll show you how to open Control Center.

02:11

This lecture provides a summary on to how to use Control Center.

00:36

I’ll show you another way to switch applications (at any time).

00:21

I’ll show you how to close Apps.

00:28

I’ll show you an example on how to use the Slide Over feature.

00:14

I’ll show you how to open Notification Center.

Gestures Quiz
5 questions
Section 4: Getting Organized with iPad
Article

This is an introduction to the section Getting Organized with iPad and 4 applications (Calendar, World Clock, Contacts and Reminders).

00:33

This is an introduction to the Calendar App and its views (Day, Week, Month and Year).

01:55

I’ll show you how to create new events on your Calendar with an example.

01:01

I’ll show you how to edit an event on your Calendar with an example.

00:47

’ll show you how to delete an event on your Calendar.

Article

Suggested Calendar exercises.

Article

Solution to suggested Calendar exercises.

00:34

This is an introduction to the Clock App.

00:27

This lecture shows the Clock screen layout and the bottom menu (World Clock, Alarm, Stopwatch and Timer).

00:59

I’ll show you how to add a new clock for a particular city with an example.

00:52

I’ll show you how to move clocks around and change the layout of the World Clock screen.

00:32

I’ll show you how to delete a clock previously added.

00:48

I’ll show you how to add more clocks and how to maximize a clock.

00:26

This is an introduction to the Alarm feature within the Clock App.

01:49

I’ll show you how to add an alarm with an example.

00:58

I’ll show you how to edit an existing alarm.

00:34

I’ll show you how to delete an alarm that was previously created.

00:52

I’ll show you how to use the Stopwatch feature.

01:16

I’ll show you how to use the Timer feature.

Article

Suggested Clock exercises.

Article

Solution to suggested Clock exercises.

00:52

This is an introduction to the Contacts App.

02:12

I'll show you how to create a new contact.

01:18

I'll show you how to edit a contact.

00:36

I'll show you how to delete a contact.

Article

Suggested Contact Exercises.

Article

Solution to suggested Contact Exercises.

00:35

This is an introduction to the Reminders App.

00:30

This lecture shows the Reminders screen layout.

00:53

I’ll show you how to create a new Reminders list with an example.

00:57

I’ll show you how to update an existing Reminders list with an example.

01:00

I’ll show you how to delete an existing Reminders list with an example.

01:59

I’ll show you how to create a new task within a list with an example.

00:56

I’ll show you how to edit a task within a list with an example.

00:29

I’ll show you how to mark a task as completed with an example.

00:43

I’ll show you how to delete a task within a list.

Section 5: App Management
Article

I’ll show you how to create an Apple ID with screenshots.

03:01

I’ll show you how to download Apps onto your iPad.

Article

Suggestions for Apps you may want to download.

Article

Explanation on how to move Apps, create folders and delete Apps.

00:24

I’ll show you how to move Apps with a hand example.

00:48

I’ll show you how to move Apps within the same screen.

00:32

I’ll show you how to move Apps onto another screen.

00:29

I’ll show you how to delete an App with a hand example.

00:45

I’ll explain you which Apps cannot be deleted and which Apps can be deleted and show you an example of how to delete an App.

01:01

I’ll show you how to create folders and group Apps.

Section 6: Searching on iPad
00:11

This is a refresher on how to open Spotlight.

Article

I’ll show you how to access Spotlight and some search examples with screenshots.

Section 7: Bonus Section
02:36

I’ll show you how to configure an email account using a Gmail account as an example.

02:58

I’ll introduce you to the Mail App interface and show you how to use the App with examples.

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Instructor Biography

Gabriel Smart, iPad instructor

I help professionals, parents and grandparents learn about the iPad and its features by sharing tutorials, valuable resources and app reviews.

I have always been passionate about computers, electronics and the digital world but above all I discovered at an early age that I always liked explaining and teaching other people about technology.

I blog regularly at Smart iPad Guide.

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