An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Monday, repeating until February 13, 2023
This introductory course helps learners develop the fundamentals skills needed to participate and communicate safely online.
EVERY MONDAY 14.00-16.00 From 9th January 2022 at Thornton Heath Library 190 Brigstock Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 7JB
Connect Up supports people to develop their digital skills and confidence to learn new things, live more independently and connect with their community.
Each week we cover a different topic, through practical activities, discussions and demonstrations learners will get to grips with using different online tools in a fun and friendly environment
Our hands-on approach gives an opportunity to try, make mistakes and learn as a group to build confidence in using the internet independently on their smartphones, tablets or computers
This is suitable for beginners, those wanting to brush up on skills or needing to cover the fundamentals of using the internet.
What we cover:
Following completing the course, learners will be invited to attend other Connect Up activities to extend their learning.
Learn the basics of how to navigate your email account, structuring and sending emails and attachments.
Using Zoom to Join Activities
Learn the basics of how to join a meeting, basic controls and best practices when joining a video call for the first time.
Learn the basics of finding information online, understanding search results, navigating websites and what to look out for.
Intro to ‘Learn My Way’
Overview of the Learn My Way curriculum, setting up an account and explore the online courses on offer.
Throughout the course, there will be plenty of opportunity to put what you learn into practice, get your questions answered and then help with the next steps of your digital learning journey!
Induction & Assessment:
There will be a full induction before the course starts to ensure you have all that you need, you know the support that is available at that the course is suitable for you.
We run weekly drop-in sessions at different venues across South London
Zoom: Learning and practice the basics
Introductory classes to learn and practice the basics of Zoom, as a group and without pressure.
If you have any questions about this course or would like to register then please contact us using the form below or call us on 07523 646 277.