Computer Access for Literacy Learners (CALL)

IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the COVID-19 situation in Alberta, this service will temporarily be offered online. Click here for a list of contacts.

What is Computer Access for Literacy Learners (CALL)?

Learning how to use a computer can be a challenge if you struggle with reading or writing in English. In this 30-hour program spread over 7 to 10 weeks you will learn the basics of using a computer from an experienced instructor who is trained in low-level language and literacy education. Classes are beginner-friendly, hands-on, and easy to follow.

You will learn:

  • How to use a computer
  • Internet search
  • E-mail
  • Social media
  • Basic software (Microsoft Office)
  • Zoom online classes

Eligibility

Must be enrolled in our Literacy and Basic English Program
OR have Canadian Language Benchmark CLB 3L to CLB 4L
OR
 have Canadian Language Benchmark CLB 1 to CLB 3

Have legal status to study in Canada

Have limited computer skills

Semester (10 Weeks)

Saturday Classes:
August 22 – November 7, 2020

Weekday Classes:
August 11 – September 23, 2020
October 6 – November 18, 2020

Location

NOTE: Due to the COVID-19 situation in Alberta, this service is temporarily being offered online.

TIES Forest Lawn
1723 – 40 Street SE

TIES Whitehorn
3820 – 32 Street NE

Cost

Low-Income Students
Free

Above Low-Income Students
$75.00

Schedule

CALL provides 30 hours of training. You can choose to take Saturday classes or Weekday classes.

Saturdays Class Schedule (10 classes per intake)
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
9:00AM-12:00PM
Weekdays Class Schedule (20 classes per intake)
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
3:00PM-4:30PM 3:00PM-4:30PM 3:00PM-4:30PM

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