Technophobe

Ideal for All

 

Area’s support can be offered

Sandwell   Dudley   Wolverhampton   Central   Walsall

 

Contact us

Marilyn Robinson

Email: M.Robinson@idealforall.co.uk

Tel: 0121 558 5555

 

where is it?

Independent Living Centre, 100 Oldbury road, Smethwick B66 1JE.

 

Duration?

This is a 6 session course running once a week for 2 hours per session.

 

Overview of Support offered

Unsure of technology? Don’t know the official term for ‘that thing’? Worry no more, we are able to offer a short 6 week, easy to master course that covers everything from switching on a computer to basic typing and mouse skills. This course focuses on four basic skills:

  • Navigating the computer
  • E-Mail
  • Word Processing
  • Web Skills

We offer an introduction to the internet and explain in basic speak what benefits technology brings. You will be working in a fully supported environment enabling you to get to grips with the basics of technology. From this you could move on to complete further IT courses if you wanted to, or just feel more confident using these skills in everyday life.

 

Is this activity linked to;

Increasing confidence   Increasing motivation   Increasing Optimism   Improving employability

 

Where does this support fit into my journey?

Engagement   This is me   I’m up for it   I’m ready   I’m on my way

 

Session type

Individual   Group
Minimum No. 6   Maximum No. 10

 

What equipment should I bring?

None.

 

Outcomes expected

You will feel more confident in using technological terms.
More confident using computers to type and use the internet to find information.