Get online: Using national government services online

Arts Centre, Bideford

Who is this course for?

Suitable for anyone who has basic computer skills.

Course content

Practical work – accessing the site/s, registering and using.

Using national government services online such as:

Applying for car tax online

Applying for a passport online

Details about other public services that can be accessed online including:

• Applying for a driving licence or booking a driving test
• Applying for a student loan
• Paying for your TV licence
• Registering to vote
• Applying for income support and benefits
And where to go to access them

Using local government services online

• Complaining about Potholes
• Giving their local council a compliment

Looking at the benefits of using online services

• Searching GOV.UK:
• Online transactions
• Using local government websites
• Universal Credit: a how to guide
• What is Universal Credit?
• What you’ll need to claim Universal Credit
• How to claim Universal Credit

Support and feedback

Tutor will work with you as you access and use the websites and devices

Additional costs and requirements

You are welcome to bring your own tablet/laptop/smart phone but not required

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?


About the tutor

Paul Milsom teaches a variety of subjects;- I.T. Photography , Employability skills.

Paul has worked as a Broker, Manager and Technical Adviser

Start date04 Oct 2017
End date04 Oct 2017
Start time19:00
End time21:00
Concessions not available