Computers and the internet

Courses

60plus festival - Ancestry, Find My past WorkshopKeen to start your family tree but not sure where to start? Our workshop will give you an introduction to searching for relatives online.
60plus Festival: Introduction to FacebookCome and learn how to keep in touch with family and friends
Ancestry - Find My PastKeen to start your family tree but not sure where to start? Find you type your ancestors into a search engine and get overwhelmed by the response? Come and join us at The Learning Place to search for relatives and find out how easy it is to trace your family history.
Computers for absolute beginnersDo you feel that you are being left behind in this computer age? Would you like to learn how to use a computer?
Get going on the internetDo you feel that there is so much to learn about the internet? Do you need help to make you become a confident ‘surfer’?
Get Online Week - Android Tablet and Phone Photo Editing and StorageHaving an Android device tablet or phone can be useful, empowering and also lots of fun! All Android devices are different - each manufacturer likes to put its own spin on it, making them unique which means your experience varies, depending on the operating system your tablet runs on.
Get Online Week - Apple iPad/ iPhone Photo Editing & Storage workshopLearn how to edit images already captured/stored on your iPad/iPhone using the photos app.
Get Online Week - Explore Your Skills With Kudos workshopUsing the online KUDOS tool you can discover careers suited to your individual skills and preferences and find out more about them.
Get Online Week - Social Media WorkshopSocial networks can be a great way to keep in touch with people wherever they are in the world. This workshop will introduce you to the benefits of social media.
Get Online Week - Staying Safe OnlineWould you like to learn simple ways to protect your privacy online? Learn how to password protect, secure browsers and switch to a secure search engine. You can also sign up to a secure email and amend privacy settings on social media.
Get Online Week - Storage Devices WorkshopCome along to this workshop and learn how to store your photos or files on a memory stick, hard drive, Microsoft One Drive or Google Drive.
Get Online Week - Understanding your family historyKeen to start your family tree but not sure where to start? Our workshop will give you an introduction to searching for relatives online.
Interactive Christmas Cards workshopCome along to this fun workshop and explore free websites to make interactive Christmas cards to send to your friends and family
Introduction to email using Internet-based Microsoft OutlookDoes email confuse you? Do you know your outbox from your spam folder? Come along and find out all the basics of email.
Introduction to spreadsheets using Microsoft ExcelDo you need to organise your finances electronically? Would you like to learn how to use Microsoft Excel to create spreadsheets?
Introduction to your tabletHaving an Android device tablet can be useful, empowering, and also lots of fun! On this course, learn tips and tricks to help you use your device.