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Computer Classes

GENERAL COMMPUTER CLASSES

*DO YOU NEED HELP WITH A PARTICULAR COMPUTER ISSUE OR TOPIC, BUT DON'T HAVE TIME FOR A FULL COURSE?

We offer tailored computer training on a casual basis. Come for one or two sessions or however many you need.

We can offer help with individual Microsoft Office programs—from simple functions such as setting up a Word template to sorting data and creating graphs in Excel, editing, inserting and formatting photos, research via the internet, and getting the most out of your email—you tell us what you need and we will work out a plan to help. 

DAYS:                    Wednesday to Friday  
TIME:                     Any available time during these hours -11am to 4 pm
FEES:                     $28.00 per one-hour session.

 

*FLEXI LEARN ESSENTIAL COMPUTERS LEVEL 1

This course is designed to provide flexibility with learning options for you.  It can be done fully in class, partly, or all online in your own home when you want. Topics can include computer essentials, cloud applications such as "Dropbox,"  Google Drive,
Microsoft programs, and/or photo editing programs; useful for personal, business, marketing and social media platforms such as Facebook.
This course allows flexibility to give time to cover topics where you may need extra help with, or that you specifically want to cover, so give us a call to discuss!     

DAYS:                      Wednesday and Thursday afternoons. Other days/times may be available - please check (7 sessions).    
TIMES:                     1 pm  ~ 4.pm. (Tuesdays  2 ~ 4 pm—10 sessions
FEES:                        $115.00 ($55.00 + $60.00 Amenities & resources Fee) $90.00 concession fee) for eligible concession funded students. $5.00                                 member discount.

 

*FLEXI LEARN ESSENTIAL COMPUTERS LEVEL 2

This course follows on from our Level 1 computer class, or is suitable for the much more advanced learner You will gain more confidence and knowledge in becoming competent with the more advanced features of MS Office applications that may include email. Alternatively, in using online free applications such as “Google drive,” Google Docs or touch typing, etc. 

DAYS:                      Wednesday and Thursdays. Other days/times may be available - please check. (7 sessions)
TIMES:                     1 pm  ~ 4.pm. (Tuesdays  2 ~ 4 pm—10 sessions).
FEES:                        $115.00 ($55.00 + $60.00 Amenities & resources Fee) $90.00 concession fee) for eligible concession funded students

  

NOW YOU HAVE AN IPAD WHAT NOW? 
Ipads/tablets FOR Beginners

(An advanced class available on request if sufficient student numbers).

If you have struggled with computers, why not try a tablet as they are much easier to use?  Try before you buy with one of ours, or learn
how to use your own tablet. The course will provide you with basic and beyond everyday skills to get the most out of your device. 
DAYS:                    Fridays (check for other dates & times Commencing
TIMES:                  10.30 am to 12.30 pm.
COST:                    $80.00 for eligible concession students.
If you have an Android tablet give us a call as if we have sufficient students a special Android tablet class can be arranged.

 

SPECIAL COURSES 

*WEBSITES FOR SMALL BUSINESS -  SOCIAL MEDIA AND YOUR BUSINESS

Top Tips For to Improve Your Business or Organisation Profile on Social Media
Get top tips on how to boost and harness your business, organisation or community group through effective social media messaging. Learn how to build a brand tone of voice and target your audiences effectively using social media. No prior knowledge of marketing is required.
What it covers:

This course is an introduction to understanding web site design and marketing online. It explores options for creating a web site using free web site building platforms to promote a small business and to interact with potential clients and/or customers  Learn how to get started on website creation platform Word Press to build an online presence. You’ll create a site and your first posts. Prerequisite: Basic computer skills and must have an email address. (If you need assistance with that then give us a call). 

DAYS:                     Tuesday or Thursday (7 weeks) - other times available if sufficient numbers request them.
FEES:                      $110 if eligible for ACFE subsidy,  $170 if not eligible.

 

SPECIAL FREE PROGRAMS FOR THE OVER 50'S

COMPUTING SUPPORT FOR 50 & OVER ~ BE CONNECTED PROGRAM

Are you interested in gaining new skills and experiences to enrich your life? The ‘Be Connected’ program is a FREE Australian Federal government initiative that is designed to help people 50 and over to achieve this through being able to comfortably go online. It doesn’t matter if you’ve never touched a mouse, keyboard or tablet before, let us  help you be able to do so safely:

You can ask for assistance for your technology issues. Some of the topics covered include:

  • Learn the basics and realise the full potential of going online
  • Talk more often with family and friends who live far away
  • Learn how to shop safely and securely on line,
  • Find old friends or make new ones who share your interests and hobbies
  • Learn to use Skype.
  • Explore YouTube, your favourite music, films and T.V.
  • Keep up to date with what’s happening in around you
  • Set up a myGov account so you can access Medicare, the Australian Tax Office, Centrelink and more.

Call us to book your first FREE sessions now.

DAYS:                    Tuesdays/Wednesdays/Thursdays ~ other days and times maybe available, call us on 5342 7050
TIMES:                  11.00 am -12 noon or 1.00 -2.00 pm, 2.00 - 3.00 pm