IT COURSES

We run friendly and sociable computer classes with a very patient and understanding tutor. 6-week courses for beginners through to advanced learners.




BEGINNERS LEVEL 1

For the absolute beginner. You will cover the following, and more, during the 6 weeks:

  • Equipment: turning on a computer, using a mouse and keyboard
  • Terminology: understanding some common computer vocabulary
  • Programs: how to use basic programs and where to find what you need
  • Internet: introduction to using the internet

All classes are one hour per week and each course lasts for 6 weeks.

Our courses are run by volunteer tutors

Classes are in small groups of up to 6 students

Classes are usually held at Drake House, 44 St George’s Road, Wimbledon SW19 4EH.

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BEGINNERS LEVEL 2

You should be able to use a mouse and keyboard and understand basic computer terminology. The course will cover:

  • Internet Explorer: how to search; using websites such as Wikipedia; saving favourites
  • MS Word: how to save and format documents; editing text using cut and paste; drawing tables
  • Excel: introduction to using spreadsheets; terminology; practical uses such as making a list
  • General: how to print; troubleshooting

All classes are one hour per week and each course lasts for 6 weeks.

Our courses are run by volunteer tutors

Classes are in small groups of up to 6 students

Classes are usually held at Drake House, 44 St George’s Road, Wimbledon SW19 4EH.

Book/more info


INTERNET & EMAIL LEVEL 1

You should have completed at least the Beginners Level 2 class.

The course will cover:

  • Internet Explorer: using the browser; using favourites and bookmarks
  • Websites: anatomy of a website; web addresses; using websites
  • E-mail: e-mail addresses; sending and receiving messages
  • General: internet safety; current issues

 All classes are one hour per week and each course lasts for 6 weeks.

Our courses are run by volunteer tutors

Classes are in small groups of up to 6 students

Classes are usually held at Drake House, 44 St George’s Road, Wimbledon SW19 4EH.

Book/more info


INTERNET & EMAIL LEVEL 2

You should have completed at least the Internet & E-mail Level 1 course.

This course will cover topics of interest suggested by students in the class, as well as general topics, such as:

  • Internet security: using popular websites such as Google, Amazon, BBC etc
  • Social media
  • Downloading/uploading/installing  email attachments & programs

All classes are one hour per week and each course lasts for 6 weeks.

Our courses are run by volunteer tutors

Classes are in small groups of up to 6 students

Classes are usually held at Drake House, 44 St George’s Road, Wimbledon SW19 4EH.

Book/more info

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