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Road Master Program Optional Course

Computer Familiarization

This is an introductory workshop designed to take you through the first few steps of computer familiarization and expose you to the vast capabilities of e-mail and the Internet.  This course is not designed for the avid computer user.

Dates & Locations


This session is from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm.
Registration begins at 8:00 am.



  • Class Overview
  • Basic Computer Information
  • Modifying System Settings / Control Panel Changing Date/Time
  • Screen Display
  • Mouse / Keyboard Settings
  • Break
  • Using Internet Explorer and the World Wide Web Specifying the Start Page
  • Navigating the Web with Internet Explorer Using Web Search Engines and Favorites Printing a Web Page
  • Lunch (on your own)
  • Sending and Receiving Mail Messages Set-up and Accessing E-mail
  • Sending a Mail Message
  • Displaying and Responding to Mail Messages Printing a Mail Message
  • Attaching an External File to a Mail Message Displaying the Contents of a File Attachment
  • Break
  • Basic Introduction to Word Processing and Spreadsheet Software Evaluations and Certificates


Roads Scholar and Road Master Courses:

  • $95 local agency employees
  • $115 all others

NOTE: Payment is required in advance, except employess of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.