Course Information: Computers for absolute beginners

About this course

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Do you feel that you are being left behind in this computer age? Would you like to learn how to use a computer?

Dates and times

From 17 Apr 2018 to 15 May 2018
Tue 10:00-12:00
for 5 weeks

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17 Apr 2018
10:00 to 12:00
24 Apr 2018
10:00 to 12:00
01 May 2018
10:00 to 12:00
08 May 2018
10:00 to 12:00
15 May 2018
10:00 to 12:00


The Learning Place
6 Derby Road
North End

What the course is about

By the end of this course you will be able to switch on (and turn off) a computer; list the main parts of a computer; use a mouse and keyboard; type (and delete) numbers, letters and symbols. This course will also give you ideas on how computers can open up a whole new world for you.

Previous experience, knowledge or qualifications you need to do this course

None - this course is aimed at absolute beginners who have zero experience.

Assessment Method

Continuous assessment

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What you need to bring with you

You may be asked to provide your National Insurance number so please can you bring it with you.

After this course you may like to...

Enrol on another computer course. Suggested courses are
Get going on the internet, Get yourself going on email, Introduction to Microsoft.