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Making A Start With Your Digital Skills 1

  • Who is it for?

    This course is designed for adults with no previous knowledge of using a computer or laptop. This course has two parts.

  • What does it cover?

    This course is designed for students who have never used a computer before. Whether you?re curious about computers or feeling a bit nervous, our friendly tutors will guide you step by step. We?ll use everyday language and take a patient approach to help you get started.

    You will learn to:
    Recall the main parts of a computer
    Turn your PC on and off correctly
    Use the mouse and the keyboard confidently
    Open and close programs
    Try out simple games and explore the paint program
    Open a web browser and visit websites

  • What will it be like?

    Demonstration using Smartboard through computer-linked projectors, exposition and discussion. One-to-one and Group work. Through tutor-guidance and hands-on experience, the completion of the course objectives. Ongoing monitoring of students' work including questions, observation and tasks. Start and End of class student self-assessment/achievement tick sheet.

  • What else do I need to buy or do?

    You will need to bring a folder to keep the course handouts in order. A4 lined paper and a pen to take notes. It is recommended to have access to a computer and the internet outside the class for practicing and completing homework.

  • What could it lead to?

    If you attend on time to all the lessons you will receive a Certificate of Attendance. If you feel ready to learn more, you can progress to the second part of this course: Making a Start with your Digital Skills 2.

Available Courses

Making A Start With Your Digital Skills 1

07 October 2024 – 04 November 2024
Monday, 14:00 to 17:00
Course Code:2010
£121 / £37
5 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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08 October 2024 – 05 November 2024
Tuesday, 10:30 to 13:30
Course Code:2004
£121 / £37
5 Meetings
High Street, Stratford
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28 January 2025 – 25 February 2025
Tuesday, 10:30 to 13:30
Course Code:2006
£121 / £37
5 Meetings
High Street, Stratford
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03 March 2025 – 31 March 2025
Monday, 14:00 to 17:00
Course Code:2012
£121 / £37
5 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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Improving Your Digital Skills for Work: Word Excel And Powerpoint

07 October 2024 – 09 December 2024
Monday, 18:00 to 21:00
Course Code:2035
£251 / £76 / £0
10 Meetings
High Street, Stratford
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12 May 2025 – 21 July 2025
Monday, 14:00 to 17:00
Course Code:2034
£242 / £73 / £0
10 Meetings
High Street, Stratford
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Improving Your Digital Skills For Work - One Drive Essential Training

08 October 2024 – 10 December 2024
Tuesday, 14:00 to 17:00
Course Code:2017
£242 / £73 / £0
10 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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11 October 2024 – 13 December 2024
Friday, 10:00 to 13:00
Course Code:2024
£242 / £73 / £0
10 Meetings
High Street, Stratford
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Excel Essential Training - Fast Track

12 October 2024 – 09 November 2024
Saturday, 10:00 to 17:00
Course Code:2036
£243 / £73
5 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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For more information contact the Curriculum Administration Team at admin@marywardcentre.ac.uk

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