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Computing for Complete Beginners

This course is aimed at those who have not used a computer before, or who have limited knowledge of how to use a computer. Learners will get to grips with the keyboard, mouse, and some basic computer settings and by the end, they will be able to access the Internet. More information.....


An Introduction to the Internet and Email

This course is aimed at those who would like to learn about using the Internet and email.  You will learn about search engines, shopping on the Internet and you will open an email account and send and receive emails. Guidance will be given on Internet security. To attend this course, you must be able to understand the basics of using a computer, and you must be able to use a mouse and keyboard. More information.....


Basic MS Word 2010 (Windows7) in the Workplace

This course is aimed at those who would like to learn the basics of word processing using Microsoft Word 2010 on a computer with the Windows 7 operating system. To attend this course, you must be able to understand the basics of using a computer, and you must be able to use a mouse and keyboard. More information.....


Further MS Word

This course is aimed at those who have previous experience of using Word or have attended our Basic Word course.  Learners will be introduced to some further features of MS Word. More information.....


MS Excel

This course is aimed at those who would like to learn the basics of using Microsoft Excel. It covers workbooks, worksheets, cells, creating formulas to carry out various calculations and converting the results into charts. To attend this course you must be able to use a mouse and keyboard and also save files. You will also need to have a basic understanding of the principles of mathematics (addition, subtraction, division & multiplication). More information.....

Further Excel 2010

This course is aimed at those who have already been on our Basic Excel or MS Excel in the Workplace course. Or those who have a good understanding of Excel and want to know more. More information.....

MS PowerPoint

This course is aimed at those who would like to learn the basics of using Microsoft powerpoint and how to create a slide presentation. To attend this course you must be familiar with the basics of controlling a computer via the mouse and keyboard, the principles of using menus and dialog boxes and saving documents. More information.....


Microsoft Publisher

This course is aimed at those who would like to learn how to use Publisher to create, personalise, and share a wide range of professional-quality publications and marketing materials. It is aimed at those who want to create brochures, newsletters, business cards, flyers, and greeting cards. More information.....


Introduction to Digital Photography

This course will teach students how to use the main features of a Digital Camera. To attend this course, you must be able to understand the basics of using a computer – how to save documents, how to use the desktop, control panel, for example.  You must be able to use a mouse and keyboard. More information.....


An Introduction to Skype

This course is aimed at those who would like to learn about using Skype as a means of keeping in touch with friends and family.  You will learn how to download and install the program, set it up, add and communicate with contacts. To attend this course, you must be able to understand the basics of using a computer, and you must be able to use a mouse and keyboard. More information.....


How to Use your Mobile Phone

This course is aimed at those who have little experience of using mobile phones, and want to get the most out of them. Learners will learn how to use most of the basic functions on their phone and build their confidence. More information.....


Create a basic website using Serif WebPlus Starter Edition

You will learn about getting a domain name that is right for you, creating a basic website up to 5 pages, select and use a design template, set up a master page. Insert a navigation bar, text, pictures & hyperlinks, insert a photo gallery, and preview your site in a web browser.  You will also learn how to use built in Search Optimisation. More information.....


How to use your Tablet or iPad

This course is aimed at those who have recently bought a tablet computer and would like to learn the basics and get more out of it. This course would also be suitable for those who would like to learn a bit more about tablet computers before purchasing one. More information.....


Advanced iPad or Tablet Use

This course is aimed at iPad/Tablet owners who have recently completed the ‘How to Use Your Tablet Computer’ course and would like to learn how to get even more out of it. This course would also be suitable for those who would like to learn more about their iPad/Tablet beyond the basics. More information.....


How to use Microsoft Access

This course is for learners who want to start using Access Databases at home or work. More information.....


Introduction to Cloud Computing

This course is aimed at tablet or computer users who have recently completed the ‘How to Use Your Tablet Computer’ course or 'Computing for Beginners Course' and would like to learn how to use the cloud to get the best out of their computing knowledge. This course would also be suitable for those who would like to learn more cloud computing basics. More information.....





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