Silver Surfers

Andover Neighbourcare Silver Surfers

Would you like to - Speak to friends and family online, or learn how to use the internet for news, information, shopping etc?

This basic computer skills course will provide you with an understanding of the most popular, current technologies used at home and in the workplace. You will become computer literate in this hands-on course while you learn to access, create, save and manage documents, spreadsheets and emails and use the Internet effectively. We demystify terminology and impart best practice skills for productive and secure use of hardware and software.

This course is designed for adults with no previous computer experience.

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Computer Skills Course: File Management, Part 1

Computer Skills Course: File Management, Part 3

Computer Skills Course: File Management, Part 2

Computer Skills Course: File Management, Part 4

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Would you like to - Speak to friends and family online, or learn how to use the internet for news, information, shopping etc? We are there to help you

If you want to learn how to use a computer we use Learn My Way. This has been set up to give a range of easy to use courses and useful resources. By creating an account you can track your progress. You can do these courses yourself either in the Class or at home.Our goal is to give you a solid foundation. Once you have understood these basics, you will have a clear understanding on which to build your future knowledge of and skill with computers.

Just some of the other things we can help you with

Setting up and running your computer


Using the internet for simple tasks


Setting up your own email address


Basic computer skills


Offer advice and help with any issues 1 to 1 tuition


More advanced help & training If you are new to computers or just want to update your computer skills,

Starting to use a computer can feel like a visit to a foreign country – things look familiar but you can’t speak the language. Getting to grips with computers is much easier than learning a new language. Our guides will set you on the right path. With our one to one tuition you will be able to write e-mails, documents, use the internet, save photos and lots lots more.

To become acquainted with your computer there are certain basic skills to be mastered.

 

While these skills might seem obvious at first, the fact is that many people never take the time to learn these very important basics.

 

By studying them now, you will both save time later and also improve your daily computer productivity.

 

Each section of this course contains a straightforward, self-paced introduction to these topics.

 

Use a mouse to point, click and double-click Keyboard and typing tips.

 

Opening and closing software files. Accessing a CD-ROM Locating a saved file. How to copy and paste files or text

Drop in or phone for more details. Telephone 01264 351579

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