Refresh your Computer Skills

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Course code: CRS2

Lacking confidence in your computer skills? This course will help you get to grips with using the Internet, emails and create simple documents. Suitable for beginners or those who wish to refresh their skills.

When and where

Dates

From 22 Feb 2023 to 29 Mar 2023
Wed 13:00-15:00

6 weeks

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22 Feb 2023

13:00 to 15:00

01 Mar 2023

13:00 to 15:00

08 Mar 2023

13:00 to 15:00

15 Mar 2023

13:00 to 15:00

22 Mar 2023

13:00 to 15:00

29 Mar 2023

13:00 to 15:00


with Carmel Zapata

Location

Stoke Lodge 

Stoke Lodge Centre, Shirehampton Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1BN



Cost

Fees and concessions

The fee for this course is £84.00.

The full (undiscounted) tuition fee for this course is £84.00, the concession rate is £52.00. You may not have to pay for this course if you are not working or on a low wage

Description

<p><strong>Lacking confidence in your computer skills? This course will help you get to grips with using the Internet, emails and create simple documents. Suitable for beginners or those who wish to refresh their skills.</strong><span style="color:#000000; font-family:Arial,Arial_EmbeddedFont,Arial_MSFontService,sans-serif; font-size:14pt"> </span></p>

What can students expect?

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<p><strong>An ideal introduction for beginners or confidence boost for those wanting to refresh their skills:</strong><span style="font-family:Arial,Arial_EmbeddedFont,Arial_MSFontService,sans-serif; font-size:12pt"> </span></p>
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<p><strong>Understand basic computer jargon</strong><span style="font-family:Arial,Arial_EmbeddedFont,Arial_MSFontService,sans-serif; font-size:12pt"> </span></p>
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<p><strong>Use a computer keyboard and mouse to type and apply simple text formatting</strong><span style="font-family:Arial,Arial_EmbeddedFont,Arial_MSFontService,sans-serif; font-size:12pt"> </span></p>
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<p><strong>Create useful documents using Word </strong><span style="font-family:Arial,Arial_EmbeddedFont,Arial_MSFontService,sans-serif; font-size:12pt"> </span></p>
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<p><strong>Save your documents in a folder</strong><span style="font-family:Arial,Arial_EmbeddedFont,Arial_MSFontService,sans-serif; font-size:12pt"> </span></p>
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<p><strong>Use the internet to search for information</strong><span style="font-family:Arial,Arial_EmbeddedFont,Arial_MSFontService,sans-serif; font-size:12pt"> </span></p>
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<p><strong>Stay safe online </strong><span style="font-family:Arial,Arial_EmbeddedFont,Arial_MSFontService,sans-serif; font-size:12pt"> </span></p>
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<p><strong>Send and reply to emails</strong><span style="font-family:Arial,Arial_EmbeddedFont,Arial_MSFontService,sans-serif; font-size:12pt"> </span></p>
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Late starters allowed?

<p><strong>It may be possible to start after the first session, please contact the tutor via the Stoke Lodge office for advice.</strong></p>

Previous experience required?

<p><strong>Suitable for beginners or those wanting to refresh their basic computer skills.</strong></p>

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What is the progression route?

<p><strong>Our ‘Improve Your Computer Skills’ course is a suitable progression route.</strong></p>

Are there any extra costs?

<p>No</p>

Work set between sessions?

<p><strong>There will be no work set between sessions, but learners are encouraged to practice at home</strong></p>

What should students bring?

<p><strong>We recommend you bring a pen and notepad to take notes in the session.</strong></p>

Teaching method/style?

<p><strong>The tutor will provide direct instructions and will offer individual support and guidance throughout the course.</strong></p>

Equipment Required

<p><strong>Our PCs at Stoke Lodge have MS Office installed for your use.</strong></p>