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EqualSkills

  • St Andrews Resource Centre, 114-116 Pearse Street, Dublin 2
  • 10.00 - 4.00
  • 21 Apr 2017 - 05 May 2017

Price €55 members/€125 non-members

For those with no experience whatsoever of computers and the Internet.

 

Do you avoid computer related tasks because you don't know how to use a computer? Wondering how you're going to complete your CPD Portfolio using a computer? Then this course is for you. Development of skills and knowledge in this area can open up many opportunities for professional development as well as being CPD in and of itself. 

EqualSkills helps to remove the fear of using a computer by using a simple, non-threatening approach to educating individuals in the basic skills of using a computer, email and the Internet.

The course takes place on three consecutive Friday. The dates are

  • 21st April
  • 28th April
  • 5th May

Completing the EqualSkills programme enables learners to demonstrate they have a fundamental level of knowledge and skills in four areas:

Computer Basics

  • Parts of the Computer
  • Getting Started
  • The Keyboard
  • Using the Mouse

The World Wide Web

  • The WWW
  • Web Browser
  • Searching

Introduction to the Desktop

  • Desktop
  • Windows
  • Creating a Document
  • File Types

Email

  • Email accounts
  • Messages

 

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