Carmel Continuing Education |   click to see map

iPhone, iPad, iPod, Mac, Apple Watch, Digital Photo, Digital Technology

Carmel H.S., 30 Fair St., Carmel, NY 10512 • ‭(845) 225-8441 x450‬

​Goodbye Digital Camera… Hello iPhone!  |    register

Learn practical techniques and tips for using the iPhone camera. Discover the best apps for photo taking, special effects, editing, post-processing, and more. The best way to organize and share your photos and videos via email, iCloud photo sharing, and social media will be demonstrated. Bring your charged iPhone. NOTE: Please email your 3 questions/topics at least 1 day before class starts to your Instructor at:


    Tue., Mar. 10, 17, 2020  at 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM, Rm TBA, Fee: $75; Senior: $55

Settings For iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch: Don't Be Afraid!  |    register

Confused about your iDevice's Settings? Wonder what's the difference between Notifications, Control Center, Do Not Disturb, Hotspots, iCloud, and various Apps' settings? Not sure which switch should be on or off -- and why? Concerned about battery life, privacy, ad tracking, GPS and more? Explore and learn about all the Settings and customize them to serve your digital lifestyle.

    Tue., Mar. 24, 31, 2020  at 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM, Rm TBA, Fee: $75; Senior: $55

​Siri: Learn It & Love It: Get Results, Not Frustrated!  |    register

Siri is a breakthrough in Artificial Intelligence, providing information and answering questions for Apple's iDevices. Learn the optimal settings and other usage tips to command Siri to search the Web, the weather, sports scores, your iDevice's contacts, calendars, messages, calls, reminders, music, apps including Maps for directions, reviews, and more information. "If you're not using Siri, you are not using your iPhone!" For users of iPhone 4S or later; iPad 2, iPad mini or later, or Apple Watch. Note: bring your charged devices to class.


    Tue., Apr. 14, 2020  at 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM, Rm TBA, Fee: $55; Senior: $55

​Surfing Safari On The iPhone, iPad, Mac, PC: Searching Efficiently & Effortlessly  |    register

Learn the best practices, tips, and tricks of using the fast and powerful Safari browser for searching and surfing the web. Research or easily find what you are looking for, navigate Favorites, read multiple web pages at once, or save for later to your Reading Lists or bookmarks. Search words on individual webpages, zoom text, photos, and images. View videos or animations full page, pause, rewind, etc. Share webpages, mail links, items. Tired of reading?… Have the pages read aloud to you! Need to read webpages in another language? Translate it! Tired of visual clutter? Block ads and banish those annoying pop-ups! Is privacy a concern? Learn about Private Mode, your History, and clearing and deleting items, customize your Preferences and Settings to make it customized for you. Safari is a free download from Apple, for iDevices, Macs, and PCs.

    Tue., Apr. 21, 2020  at 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM, Rm TBA, Fee: $55; Senior: $55

Being Aware in Your Digital World. Privacy and Surveillance… Scammers, and Phishers, and Hackers, Oh My!  |   register

In this timely demonstration, lecture, and discussion class, learn to be aware and protect your privacy from scammers, phishing, hacking, and social engineering online & offline. Topics include: current events, best web searching practices, passwords & PINs, VPNs, ad blockers, tracking, biometrics (face, fingerprint, voice, crowds…), smart-homes, pesky drones, fake ATMs, Facebook, Google, “the camera game”, and more. Links, articles and info will be shared.


    Tue., Apr. 28, 2020  at 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM, Rm TBA, Fee: $55; Senior: $55

​Maps, Directions, GPS And More  |    register

Get directions, GPS voice navigation, live traffic to your destination, restaurants, businesses, movies, and 3D satellite images with the Maps app from Apple. Zoom into maps with GPS and share your location with others via Maps and "Find My Friends" app. Create and use location bookmarks. Link to people in your contact lists. Learn to use “Find my iPhone/iPad/Mac” and search and download other apps for directions, travel, augmented reality, and research. Alternate apps will be shown such as Google Maps, Google Earth and more.


    Tue., May 5, 2020  at 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM, Rm TBA, Fee: $55; Senior: $55


Want to see me teach more digital art & tech classes at this location?…

Call (‭845) 225-8441 ext. 450‬ and tell them you want more!

Too busy for the above dates? Private training available here.