Click, Learn and Connect: Digital Literacy Training for over 50's
20 June - 12 September 2019
Are you, or someone you know, an older member of our community and want assistance to tackle the digital world? City of South Perth Libraries are offering a range of free sessions at both Manning and South Perth libraries.
- The absolute basics
- Getting to know your device
- Getting started online
- Staying safe and online skills
Each of the nine sessions run for 60 minutes, with a limit of eight people per session, facilitated by an expert. Laptop computers are provided.
You don’t need to attend all sessions you can pick and choose the sessions relevant to you.
Bookings are essential.
Come and an enjoy morning tea and learn about the Be Connected learning portal:
Collier Park Village, 16 Morrison St, Como
10am, 20 June 2019
RSVP: by 19 June 2019, 9474 0822
Manning Library, 2 Conochie Cres, Manning
10am, 26 June 2019
RSVP: by 25 June 2019, 9474 0822
Sessions start on Tuesday 16 July at Manning Library (9474 0822) and Thursday 18 July at South Perth Library (9474 0800).
Bookings can be made online or by phoning the Libraries.
SESSION 1 - The Absolute Basics
What is a computer?
What is a laptop?
What is the internet?
SESSION 2 - Getting to Know Your Device
Using a keyboard
Using a mouse
Using a touchscreen
SESSION 3 - Getting to Know Your Device cont. & Getting Started Online
Using a computer
Using the internet
SESSION 4 - Getting Started Online cont.
Using online forms
SESSION 5 - Getting Started Online cont.
Using search engines
Introduction to internet safety
SESSION 6 - Staying Safe Online
Downloading and saving documents
SESSION 7 - Staying Safe Online cont.
Paying safely online
Avoiding scams and tricks
Help and support
SESSION 8 - More Online Skills
Online shopping overview
SESSION 9 - More Online Skills cont. and Connecting to others
- Setting up and using Facebook
- Video Calling