Have you never used a computer before? Is the internet a mystery to you? This short course will get you started on your journey to using computers and using the internet. It will provide your first steps to getting online.
You will learn how to turn on a computer and use controls such as a ‘mouse’ and a keyboard. You will learn how to ‘log in’ and connect to the internet safely and how to search the internet. You will have the opportunity to explore websites of interest including how to access some public services. You will learn how to shut down the computer safely.
You will learn in Barnstaple Library. One of our experienced tutors will help you to learn. The course will include classroom-based activities in small groups.
All you need for this course is enthusiasm to learn and be willing to ‘have a go.’
You will get feedback from your tutor in the session to let you know how you are doing. There will be a short learning plan to fill in with your tutor. This will help you decide what to do next.
What do I need?
Everything you need for this course will be provided by Learn Devon.
You may like to make your own notes so a pen/pencil and notebook will be useful.
What can I do next?
You can go on to one of our free Beeline for Digital Skills courses. This five-week course will help you get confident with the digital skills that you need for everyday life.