Langley School Board Office

Langley Retired Teachers

Fall 2017

iPad & iPhone Classes for retired teachers of Langley, B.C.


Essential Everyday Skills for iPhone & iPad

Once you know the basics, it’s time to explore the most useful features of your device. In this 4-Class Series, we will give you an overview of the apps that came with your iPad or iPhone. We share tips on how to text, browse the internet, take notes, use the camera and manage photos, among others. Our expert Coaches will guide you step-by-step on how to customize your device for better security and functionality. Class Notes and Support are included.

Wednesdays Oct. 25, Nov. 8, Nov. 22, Dec. 6
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

$60 plus tax for this 4-Class Series

This class is for those who want to…

Reinforce the skills you have learned

Learn to do more with the apps that come with your device(s)

Expand your understanding of what your device(s) can do

This series will help you…

– Understand how to get on WiFi securely

– Learn to text using cell and WiFi

– Use Safari to get online securely

– Manage and create strong passwords

– Customize important privacy and usage options

– Practice with Siri and Dictation

– Set up your Contacts app and learn to add people to you address book

– Use the apps that come with your device

– Lots more… plus Q&A


Make It Stick Mini-Semester

This series is for confident users who are ready to learn power tips and tricks to get more out of the features and apps that come with the iPad and iPhone. Our expert Coaches will also show you how to customize your device, protect your privacy, and troubleshoot your iPhone or iPad if you encounter a problem. This series will also include topics from our Q&A. Class Notes and Support are included.

Thursdays, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Nov 30
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

$60 plus tax for this 4-Class Series

This class is for those who want to…

Get Pro Tips on the apps you use regularly

Understand how apps work together to help make life more organized

Have Guided Practice with expert Coaches to ensure these skills really stick

This series will help you…

– Sync your photos, contacts, calendar and notes with other devices

– Do more with texting, notes and reminders

– Make video and audio calls with FaceTime

– Use the Maps app for turn-by-turn directions and general information

– Set-up important privacy and usage options

– Control your device using Siri

– Use advanced typing, pasting and text replacement tips

– Lots more… plus Q&A


Understanding Photos & Cloud

During this 2-Class Series, our expert Coaches will show you how to get the most out of both cameras that come with your devices. You will learn how to take pictures and shoot videos. We show you how to edit, crop and fix your photos. Our tips for sharing and printing will help you do more with the pictures you are taking.  Plus, you will finally understand what iCloud is and how to use it to manage your Photo Library.

Tuesday, Nov. 28 & Dec. 5 /
Group #1: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Group #2: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

$30 plus tax for this 2-Class Series

This class is for those who want to…

Understand iCloud and learn how it can help you manage photos

Take great pictures with your iPhone and iPad

Find & share the photos and videos you are taking

This series will help you…

– Adjust exposure and focus on the rear-facing camera, use the front-facing camera to take great group shots

– Control Live Pictures (those pictures that move!) and Burst Photos

– Import pictures from digital cameras directly to iPad or iPhone

– Set-up, manage and understand iCloud Photo Library

– Add photos to a map automatically (or not)

– Use Siri to help find  your photos

– Share, print, and add Photos to Notes and Contacts

– Lots more… plus Q&A