Plus 50 Lifelong Learning
Wake Tech offers courses designed especially for adults 50 and over that can help you discover a new career, improve your job search skills, plan for retirement, or explore personal interests.
At our Plus 50 events, you can sample courses and attend presentations from community experts on a wide variety of topics - small business counseling, long-term healthcare, retirement, beer brewing, flying commercial drones, and much more! Stay tuned for announcements about upcoming Plus 50 events.
Check out these programs and resources:
Become an Entrepreneur
You may have dreamed of starting a business or turning hobbies or volunteer work into a money-making operation. Wake Tech's Small Business Center and Entrepreneurship Initiatives programs have resources to help get you started. Talk with an SBC advisor (live and in person!) in a free, confidential session, any time questions arise.
Retired to Re-hired!
Going back into the workforce can be daunting: You may wonder about your tech skills or generation gaps in the workplace - or you may be seeing a challenge you haven't identified yet. Wake Tech's Workforce Continuing Education division can help -- and the Career Transitions Forum is a great place to start. This unique, weekly series of lectures and networking activities brings professionals together to share ideas and experience in a supportive environment.
Course Details & Registration Information
Following the PowerPoint presentation we will see a demonstration of the Windows 10 Operating System. While viewing the live system we can discuss various enhancements and show there use and function.
For those running prior Microsoft Windows systems we will review what technology is no longer supported and possible workarounds. And for those who are considering this upgrade we will discuss the system requirements to install this latest OS from Microsoft.
- Understand what Windows 10 is replacing
- Learn who is entitled to the upgrade
- Understand many of the new enhancements
- be able to list out the steps to take before downloading this Operating System
- Understand the Installation Process
- PowerPoint Presentation
- Outline Availability
- Free Version Qualification
- New and Improved Features
- Demonstration of the Windows 10 Operating System
- Attendance 100%
- Computers 301 - CSP-4000AA5