OnlineThis lecture will go over how to use Zoom to chat with friends & family, and take virtual classes with Senior Planet!
Video conferencing or video chatting can help you stay connected with family and friends, host virtual group gatherings, and join online webinars and events.
There are a number of video conferencing or video chatting platforms available (Facetime, Skype, Zoom, etc.). Senior Planet online classes are taught over Zoom. Participants must have a wi-fi-enabled device such as a smartphone, tablet, or laptop, as well as an internet connection that allows participation using Zoom. The following classes, handouts, and instructional videos can help you get acquainted with Zoom. Questions? Call our free Senior Planet Hotline: 888-713-3495
Upcoming Classes About Zoom
OnlineIn this introductory lecture, we'll go over what you need to start your first meeting, as well as some hosting tips to make it a success.
OnlineReady to start hosting your own Zoom meetings?
OnlineCurious about Zoom meeting features? In this demo, we'll cover the most commonly used Zoom meeting controls.
NEW! On-Demand Training: Hosting on Zoom
Senior Planet is excited to offer an on-demand, interactive training for how to host a Zoom meeting. During the training, you’ll practice some of the most common Zoom skills used by meeting hosts. The training takes about 15-20 minutes to complete, but you can start and stop it as you wish. You can also take the training any time, as long as you’re connected to the internet! For the best experience, we recommend taking the training on a desktop or laptop computer, or a tablet with a larger screen.
Sign Up for Zoom
Download Zoom for Desktop (Mac)
Join a Zoom Meeting from Your Browser
Join a Zoom Meeting from seniorplanet.org
Zoom Meeting Controls
Zoom Audio and Video Controls
Set Up Your Meeting for Success
Create Breakout Rooms
Share Your Screen as a Host
Questions? Call our free Senior Planet Hotline: 888-713-3495
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