Learn from the best

It’s wonderful to have all the latest tech gear. But making it do your bidding – that’s the trick. At Koncerted, we’ve created a full curriculum of classes and workshops led by world-class trainers to help you unlock your gear’s potential and your creativity. So whether you want to learn how to create killer presentations, shoot and edit still photos or films, or just master your devices and laptop, we can help. Best of all, our trainers can come to your home, office, or wherever is most convenient for you and offer 1:1 training. Check out our latest offerings.


Mac Basics 

  • Customize your mac’s settings
  • Connect to the internet
  • Launch and quit applications
  • Close, minimize and resize windows
  • Navigate with mission control
  • Download and manage files and folders
  • Discover new apps
  • Use multi-touch gestures
  • Set up a time machine backup
  • Identify the desktop, dock and menu bar

Making Movies

  • Import digital video from a camera
  • Importing from old home videos
  • Explore the interface
  • Organize imported clips into event clips
  • Mark clips as favorite or rejected
  • Analyze for stabilization and people
  • Create new projects
  • Adding video clips, photos and music
  • Enhance your project with titles, transitions and effects
  • Adjust sound and video quality
  • Use advanced video editing tools
  • Create trailers
  • Sharing your project with Youtube, Vimeo and Quicktime
  • Sharing to the media browser for use on devices
 

Rocking iTunes  

  • Import music from cd’s
  • Purchase music, movies, books and more from the iTunes store
  • Explore podcasts and iTunes U
  • Organize content by artist, genre, album and rating
  • Get and view album art
  • Create playlists
  • Sync media to iPod
  • Stream content to apple tv
  • Genius
  • Set up home sharing
  • Configure parental controls
  • iTunes match

The written word - Pages  

  • Explore the template chooser
  • Create a word processing or page layout document from scratch or from a template
  • Replace placeholder text and images
  • Add photos, shapes and other media
  • Insert tables and charts
  • Adjust fonts, styles and colors with the format bar
  • Format elements of the document using the inspector
  • Create outlines and lists
  • Check spelling and grammar
  • Create your own template
  • Share your document with other via export, Email or iCloud

 

 

Mastering Keynote  

  • Explore the theme chooser
  • Create a new slideshow presentation
  • Add new slides to the presentation
  • Apply different masters to slides
  • Insert images, video and other media
  • Adjust fonts, styles and colors with the format bar
  • Add comments and presenter notes
  • Apply transitions and builds using the inspector
  • Play and control a slideshow
  • Record a presentation
  • Share presentations with others via export, Email or iCloud
  • Customize and design your own themes

By the Numbers  

  • Explore the template chooser
  • Create a new blank spreadsheet or use a pre-designed template
  • Work with table headers and footers
  • Move and resize tables
  • Add new tables and sheets
  • Perform instant calculations and drag them into any table
  • Repeat cell contents using fill handles
  • Apply styles, borders and colors using the contextual format menu and the
  • Inspector
  • Insert tables charts and media
  • Sort and categorize rows in a table
  • Create your own template
  • Share your document with others via export, Email or iCloud
 

Become an iPhone ninja 

  • Navigate the home screen
  • Use iPhone buttons and gestures
  • Connect to Wi-Fi or cellular
  • Make phone calls and FaceTime calls
  • Set up iCloud
  • Explore iPhone apps
  • Browse the app store
  • Switch between apps using multitasking
  • Set up and manage mail, contacts and calendars
  • Set reminders
  • Take photos or video with the camera
  • Using Siri
  • Music on the iPhone
  • Tips and tricks
  • iCloud
  • Create a new iCloud account
  • Set up iCloud on your devices
  • Turn on automatic iTunes downloads on your devices
  • Download previous iTunes purchases
  • Explore iCloud.com
  • Photos on all your devices with photo stream
  • Automated iCloud backups
  • Pages, keynote and numbers with iCloud
  • Find my iPhone
  • Back to my mac
 

iPad tips + tricks

  • Navigate the home screen
  • Connect to Wi-Fi or cellular
  • Set up iCloud
  • Explore ipad apps
  • Browse the app store
  • Make FaceTime calls
  • Switch between apps using multitasking
  • Manage mail, contacts and calendars
  • Sync photos and video
  • Music on the ipad
  • Using ipad buttons and multi-touch gestures
  • Tips and tricks

Managing your Mail, Contacts & Calendars 

  • Set up your accounts
  • Send and receive Email messages
  • Send and open attachments
  • Personalize messages with fonts, colors and Email stationery
  • Data detectors to automatically create contacts and calendar events
  • Add contact info
  • Add contact from mail to contacts
  • Create groups
  • Create events
  • Add alerts to events
 

iPhoto Tips & Tricks

  • Import photos from a digital camera
  • Explore the interface
  • Import photos from other sources
  • View photos full screen
  • Organize photos into events
  • Use faces and places to organize
  • Apply ratings and keywords to photos
  • Create and share themed slideshows
  • Enhance photos with quick fixes, effects and adjustments
  • Search photos and create smart albums
  • Send photos to Facebook, flickr, Email
  • Order prints
  • Create and order professional quality books, cards and calendars
 

I had an idea in my head that we would be sitting in a classroom, there would be a presenter up in front and I would be checking my iPhone under the table to see which of my clients needed me and I haven’t checked my email for hours because I’ve been so engaged with this.
— Attendee at our group workshop. January 2014.