FREE One-on-One Saturday Sessions | Available in Multiple Languages
Saturday, May 21, 2022 | 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM | Tech Tank inside the Grossmont Learning Center

English Flier    |   Spanish Flier  |   Vietnamese Flier  |   Amharic (Ethiopia) Flier

To register, click here.  Select your preferred time slot, click on May 21 (highlighted), click on the blue box showing the time and how many spots are left, click confirm, then enter your details and select language of choice. You will receive an email confirmation.

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Cox Communications and San Diego Oasis have teamed up to make learning technology affordable, accessible and designed to help you address your specific needs. This new, first of its kind center will offer one-on-one sessions, technology demonstrations, and mini workshops for smartphone apps for adults aged 50+.

Contact Us:  | (619) 881-6262 x1002

One-on-One Sessions

One-on-One Sessions with two women on phone

FREE

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Schedule individual 20-30 minute sessions* with our Technology Learning Specialist for help with general smartphone, tablet, and computer questions.

  • Instructional only, repair services not available
  • Both over the phone or in person
  • Includes services like Smartphone Settings for Seniors, where you can schedule time to bring your smartphone in for senior-friendly customizations

* To best serve interested participants, individual sessions are limited to one session per day, and a total of two sessions per week.

Technology Demonstrations

Demonstations on Computer

FREE

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Demos are approximately 30 minutes with hands on application and time for Q&A.

  • Voice Controlled Television: Learn how the Contour voice remote control makes it easier to find your favorite movies and shows, and how to integrate smart home features like checking your security cameras on your television.
  • Streaming Services: Find out how to access Netflix and other streaming apps on Cox Contour.
  • Internet 101: Get tips and tricks on how to maximize your internet service and what all that internet terminology means.
  • Internet Security: Protect yourself and your family from hackers and computer viruses. Learn what you can do to safely browse the internet on your computer, tablet or smartphone.
  • Smart Home Sweet Home: Smart home technology is changing how we live. Find out more about smart home devices and their benefits.

Workshops

Group of Senior Adults Learning Computer Skills

$5 EACH

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Workshops provide hands on review of popular smartphone apps. Sessions last 45 minutes for a limited number of participants, allowing individualized attention in a welcoming and relaxed learning environment. We are pleased to offer these topics:

  • Apple Maps
  • Apple Photos
  • Bluetooth Basics
  • Email Basics
  • Google Maps
  • Google Photos
  • Music Streaming Apps
  • QR Codes
  • UBER/Lyft Apps

Resources for Online Classes

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New to online classes? Need help using Zoom?
Use these resources to learn how to access your online account, access Zoom class login information, and more!

Online Technology Classes

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We have a number of videos from our recent Technology Fairs. Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • What is the Cloud?
  • Passwords Strategy
  • Streaming Services
  • Elder Scams and Fraud
  • Crypto-Currency 101
  • Apple vs. Google

View 2020 Playlist | View 2021 Playlist

Additional Resources

Smartphone Accessibility Guides & How-To Videos | Tips to make your phone easier to see, hear and use

Online Safety: English | Spanish

Watch “About the Tech Tank” video playlist.