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Get started with a tablet and tablet improvers workshop (free course)

Get to better understand and more confidently use your iPad or Android Tablet.

This course is an excellent next step for those who have attended the Get Swansea Online's 5 week Free tablet courses for beginners. It is equally suitable for those who are just starting out with their tablet/iPad and need to better understand its functions, the use of apps and how you can use your tablet/iPad to securely store and access your information. This 10 week course will include taught sessions together with workshop activities that enable learners to focus on their own interests and areas of learning.

The course will include:

  • Variations of tablets, their uses, systems, and care
  • Getting your tablet online and browsing the web
  • Setting up and accessing existing accounts safely
  • Google's Play Store and Apple's App Store - downloading, installing accessing and uninstalling apps
  • Browsing and searching the internet
  • Cutting, copying and pasting between apps
  • Good housekeeping tips to keep your tablet running smoothly

Who is it suitable for?

This course is an ideal follow on from the Get Swansea Online 5 week Free tablet courses for beginners, but equally suitable for those with limited experience who wish to learn to use their tablets more confidently.

10 week course. The first week will involve an information, advice and guidance session to consider course and workshop choices and their suitability to meeting learner needs.

Course days/datesCourse info
Mondays 12.00pm - 2.00pm
18 September - 27 November 2017
Place: Bryn House
Tutor: Jackie Williamson-Coates
Code: 2061
Tuesdays 12.00pm - 2.00pm
19 September - 28 November 2017
Place: Montana Park Community Centre
Tutor: Andy Hulling
Code: 2071
Mondays 12.00pm - 2.00pm
8 January - 19 March 2018
Place: Bryn House
Tutor: Jackie Williamson-Coates
Code: 2062
Tuesdays 12.00pm - 2.00pm
9 January - 20 March 2018
Place: Montana Park Community Centre
Tutor: Andy Hulling
Code: 2072

What will you need?

You will need to bring your own Android tablet or iPad. If you do not have access to a tablet or iPad, please inform us before enrolling as we have a limited quantity that may be used during lessons. A notebook and pen will be helpful for recording notes.

How much will it cost?

This course is free to attend but learners must enrol to secure a place in advance.

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