Digital skills - navigating and troubleshooting Windows/internet

Lantern Centre, Ilfracombe

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for anyone who wishes to begin to use the Internet, or who wants help making the best use of it.

Course content

During the workshop, participants will be using a laptop to access the Internet. You will go to various web sites, learn how to carry out searches to find information and how to save sites for future access. You will also find out how to stay safe online.

Support and feedback

The tutor will provide support, guidance and practical demonstrations throughout

Additional costs and requirements

All laptops and resources are provided.

You may be eligible for a learner bursary if you can demonstrate that attending a course will improve your wellbeing. Eligibility is determined after a short interview with a member of our learning support team. You must be aged over 19 on 31st August 2019 and your household income below £16,009.50 to access this fund. Contact your local centre for more details.

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

There is no requirement to undertake any additional work in your own time.

About the tutor

Your tutor will be Colette Olah. Colette started working as a tutor for Learn Devon in September 2018 and delivers a variety of art and craft, employability and computer skills courses. She is a qualified art and design teacher who has worked in both mainstream and special education. Colette has also delivered Independent Life Skills to adults with learning disabilities and taught basic cooking, art and drawing skills in adult education classes in Worcestershire. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the many beautiful beaches in North Devon and also searching for bargains at flea markets and car boot sales. Colette enjoys teaching at Learn Devon because she is keen to help her learners progress and achieve their goals. She believes that lifelong learning and gaining new skills can create a sense of wellbeing and improved self-esteem and aims to create a relaxed and enjoyable environment for all participants.

Start date05 May 2020
End date05 May 2020
Start time11:00
End time13:00
Concessions not available