Basepoint Business Centre, Crawley
10:00 - 12:00
2 hours x 5 sessions
What is the course about?
This course is a Learning for Life, and will provide you with the opportunity to learn skills such as:
Control your laptop using the settings app
Performing basic system maintenance
Ending hung processes that are freezing your window or monitor
Take photos of error messages
Securing your PC against virus
Solve basic problems
Back-up your computer
Connect to the Wi-Fi
Troubleshoot printer problems
Typical activities for this course
Uninstall an unused/ old program
Perform a defragmentation (tidy up the storage of your computer)
Scan the system for viruses
Browse the internet to find solutions for a problem that occurred
Create a screenshot to save an error message
Setup a regular back-up
Discuss anti-malware software such as Windows Defender
Using File Explorer to copy/move files/rename/delete files
Undelete files from the recycling bin.
Discuss the benefits of cloud computing and Window’s OneDrive
What previous experience, knowledge or qualifications do I need for this course?
This is not a beginner’s course and is suitable for students that have been on the Computer Skills Improvers and want to learn how to control their laptop or desktop computer. Students must be confident in a least one package such as Microsoft Excel.
If you are unsure about your current level, please contact us on 0345 601 0161 or on email@example.com
What do I need to bring with me?
Notepad and pen to make notes or electronic device
Are there any additional costs?
What can I do next?
Following this Learning for /Life, Work, Health and Wellbeing, Personal Interest/ course, Aspire Sussex offer further courses to improve your skills for (*Life, Work, Health and Wellbeing, Personal Interest) including:
*Work; Level 1 and 2 Functional Skills English and Maths, Digital Skills qualifications, Back to Work and GCSE English and Maths.
*Life; Money Management, Computers for Beginners, Personal Development, Microsoft packages and Volunteering Skills.
*Courses to support your Health and Wellbeing; Yoga, Mindfulness, Cooking/Nutrition and Art for Wellbeing.
*(PI)A diverse range of skills offered to enrich your quality of life; Textiles, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Drawing and Painting, Pottery, Photography, History, Archaeology,
Details for all these courses and many more can be found online or in our brochure. If you have any questions please ask your tutor or contact aspire on 0345 601 0161 or on firstname.lastname@example.org
Course LocationBasepoint Business Centre