Microsoft Windows

Duration Time
Half Day
Upgrade to Windows 10 Half Day
Upgrade to Windows 8.1 Half Day

Microsoft introduced an operating environment named Windows on November 20, 1985.  Microsoft Windows came to dominate the world's personal computer (PC) market with over 90% market share, overtaking Mac OS, which had been introduced in 1984.

The latest version is Windows 10


Upgrade to Windows 10 Overview

Duration: Half day

Benefit: If you have recently upgraded from Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 to Windows 10, you should attend this course.

Course Objectives: Windows 10 brings together the familiarity and ease of use of Windows 7 and the tile-based navigation that’s great for touchscreen devices from Windows 8/8.1. As well as a host of new features including a brand new web browser and cutting edge desktop assistant – Cortana, Windows 10 provides a uniform interface across laptops and desktop PCs, tablet devices and mobile ‘phones. This course gives you the knowledge you need to hit the ground running with the new operating system


  • Introduction to Windows 10
  • Customising your enviromnment
  • Multi-tasking
  • Using Search
  • Working with touchscreen devices
  • Get the most from web browsing with Microsoft Edge

Upgrade to Windows 8.1 Overview

Duration: Half day

Benefit: This course will benefit anyone upgrading to Windows 8.1 from a previous version of Windows who would like to understand the new features.

Course Objectives: On completion of this course attendees will have learnt about Microsoft Windows 8.1 and the latest version of the Windows Operating System. Learn how to navigate between desktop and modern interface, customise Windows and be able to find and use apps.


  • Introducing Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • Explore the New Features in the Windows 8.1 Environment
  • Work with Files and Folders
  • Browsing the Internet with Internet Explorer 11
  • Windows 8.1 and Touch (Optional)

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