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Apple Sierra

Audience: This Apple Application Apple Sierra Training Course is for those who are new to Apple Mac or upgrading from earlier Apple operating systems, no prior knowledge required.

Apple Sierra - The latest release of the popular Apple operating systems, Apple Sierra refines the experience and improving performance in lots of little ways that make a big difference.

Course Duration: 1 day

Course Duration: 1 day

Course Types: Group bookings, public courses , 1-2-1 sessions, bespoke tailored courses and Saturday club.

Course Location:This Apple Application Apple Sierra Training Course is delivered at our training centre in London situated close to Liverpool Street station, training can also be delivered at your offices. Tailored course content can be customised to meet your specific requirements, with scheduled dates to suit you.


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After completing this course, students will be able to:

Organise the Sierra Desktop

Set Finder Preferences

Manage Files and Folders

Search using Spotlight

Launch and quit applications

Work with Mail, Contacts and Calendar

Use Internet and Safari

Manage Applications

Use the Notification Centre

Set System Preferences


Course Content

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Module 1: Working Environment
  • Upgrading and running Sierra for the first time
  • Windows, Menus
  • the Taskbar
  • Organising items on the Desktop
  • Changing the Desktop Wallpaper
  • Mission Control and Split View
  • Full Screen Mode
  • Log in from your Apple Watch
  • Gesture control; mouse and
  • Modifier Keys and Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Using Siri on your Mac
Module 2: Finder Preferences
  • Adding Hard Disks, External Disks, CD, DVD and iPods
  • Displaying Server
  • Adding Favourites, Shared, Devices and Tags
  • Sidebar options
  • Using the Universal clipboard
Module 3: File Management
  • Browsing  Folders
  • Folder Structures
  • Using the Home Folder
  • Getting Information about files and folders
  • Creating, Copying, Moving and Renaming files and folders
  • Using Folder Shortcuts and File Aliases
  • Deleting files using the Trash
  • Secure delete
  • Using Tabs to organise the Finder Window
  • Using Quick Look o view a file without opening it
  • Making use of Files everywhere - Cross-device Copying. (Apple)
  • managing files, using Optimized Storage

Module 4: Searching
  • Searching for files using Spotlight
  • Tagging files for quick search ability
Module 5: Apple ID’s & iCloud
  • Understanding the Apple ID and iCloud accounts
  • Creating an Apple ID or iCloud account
Module 6: Working with Applications
  • Launching and Quitting applications
  • Accessing application preferences
  • Organising applications in the Dock and customising the Dock
  • Multi-tasking between multiple applications
  • Saving files in an application
  • Zipping and Unzipping archive files
  • • Working with Instant Collages
Module 7: Mail, Contacts and Calendar
  • Setting up accounts for Mail, Contacts and Calendar
  • Sending and Receiving mail
  • Working with Attachments with Mark-up and Mail Drop
  • Mail in Full-Screen Mode
  • Creating Calendar Appointments
  • Entering Contacts
  • Automatic Contact and Event detection in mail
Module 8: Social Networking
  • Using an Apple ID for iMessage or FaceTime
  • Working with Messages and iMessage
  • Using FaceTime for audio and video calls
  • Jaunty iMessages
Module 9: Internet
  • Connecting to the Internet
  • Browsing the Web with Safari
  • Working with tabs
  • Bookmarking websites
  • Downloading files
  • Privacy and security in Safari
  • Saving passwords
Module 10: Installing Applications
  • Using the App Store to install Applications and update applications
  • Updating purchased applications from App Store
  • Installing software from other mediums
Module 11: Notification Center
  • Working with Notifications
  • Working with the Today view in Notification Center
Module 12: Networking and Sharing
  • Sharing with Networks
  • Sharing files, printers and screen control over a local network
  • Sharing files quickly with AirDrop
  • Using Handoff to transfer tasks between an iPhone and a Mac
Module 13: Backing Up and Restoring
  • Understanding backups and archives
  • Setting up a Time Machine backup and restoring files
Module 14: Security Settings
  • Turning on the Firewall
  • FileVault
  • Changing the Login Password
  • Setting  Multiple User Accounts
  • Privacy options
  • Apple Pay
Module 15: System Preferences
  • Customising the Dock
  • Language and Region settings
  • Display options
  • Working with multiple displays
  • Energy Saver settings
  • Setting up the keyboard, mouse and trackpad
  • Managing printers
  • Dictation
  • Parental Control
  • Setting the Date and Time

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We offer a state of the art training venue in the heart of London, with a variety of dedicated training and conference rooms. We can also provide training at client sites.
At our training venue, every student is provided a 23” Touch screen monitor. All rooms have ceiling mounted projectors and facilitators’ computers. We also have a dedicated Apple training room.
For onsite courses in the London Postcode area, we can supply up to ten laptops to support training courses if required .

On completion of our courses students will be given unlimited access to our online materials.