Our Digital Skills courses are great for those looking to navigate the online world, improve work and technical skills, and get the guidance you need to feel more comfortable on your device.

Vange Library

Monday 15th August 2022

Develop your mouse and keyboard skills to access the Internet and Apps

10 am – 11am

Are you familiar with the main function keys on a keyboard? Do you want to fill online forms with ease? Do you struggle to use a mouse?

Why not consider our taster session to improve your skills and confidence

You will learn the skills to

  • Navigate around the PC and online using a mouse with ease
  • Use a variety of keyboard functions to enter and edit text.
  • Access common apps such as Google Chrome, Calculator and Microsoft Word
  • Complete an online form

Getting to grips with your email account – own device required

1pm – 2pm

Can you create, reply and forward an email? Do you get overloaded with messages and not sure what to do with them? Do you know how to organise your messages?

Why not consider our taster session to improve your skills and confidence

You will learn the skills to

  • Create, reply and forward an email
  • Delete emails and unsubscribe to unwanted marketing emails
  • Send an attachment
  • Use search to locate emails quickly

Basildon Library

Thursday 18th August 2022

Getting to grips with your email account – own device required

10 am – 11am

Can you create, reply and forward an email? Do you get overloaded with messages and not sure what to do with them? Do you know how to organise your messages?

Why not consider our taster session to improve your skills and confidence

You will learn the skills to

  • Create, reply and forward an email
  • Delete emails and unsubscribe to unwanted marketing emails
  • Send an attachment
  • Use search to locate emails quickly

Getting to grips with your memory stick – own device required

1pm – 2pm

Do you struggle to save to your memory stick, can you upload from your memory stick?

Why not consider our taster session to improve your skills and confidence

You will learn the skills to

  • Locate your files confidently
  • Save a file to your memory stick
  • Upload/attach your files from memory stick to a website/email

Harwich Library

Monday 11th & 23rd August 2022

Getting the most out of searching for information and accessing websites safely

Thursday 11th August 2022 10am – 11am

Do you get lost online; do you want to make better use of your time online? Are you sure that you are on the right website? Can you identity a secure webpage?

Why not consider our taster session to improve your skills and confidence

You will gain the skills to

  • Effectively search for information
  • Refine your search results
  • Recognise the elements of web address and learn how to identify a secure website

Develop your mouse and keyboard skills to access the Internet and Apps

Thursday 11th August 1pm – 2pm

Are you familiar with the main function keys on a keyboard? Do you want to fill online forms with ease? Do you struggle to use a mouse

Why not consider our taster session to improve your skills and confidence

You will learn the skills to

  • Navigate around the PC and online using a mouse with ease
  • Use a variety of keyboard functions to enter and edit text.
  • Access common apps such as Google Chrome, Calculator and Microsoft Word
  • Complete an online form

Getting to grips with your email account

Tuesday 23rd August 10am – 11am

Can you create, reply and forward an email? Do you get overloaded with messages and not sure what to do with them? Do you know how to housekeep your messages?

Why not consider our taster session to improve your skills and confidence

You will learn the skills to

  • Create, reply and forward an email
  • Delete emails and unsubscribe to unwanted marketing emails
  • Send an attachment
  • Use search to locate emails quickly

How to shop Online

Tuesday 23rd August 1pm – 2pm

Are you keen to do a supermarket shop online? Do you lack the confidence to shop safely?

Why not consider our taster session to improve your skills and confidence

You will learn the skills to

  • Recognise secure websites
  • Register with supermarket/shops online
  • Search for items and add them to a basket online (no purchasing will take place)
  • Check delivery options and fees

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