Computers and Technology

Sussex Neighbourhood House delivers courses to improve your skills and employment options.
*Courses funded by Adult Community and Further Education, Learn Local

Computers & Internet for Absolute Beginners*

Thursday: 9.30am -12.30am
For absolute beginners.  An easy paced start to the world of computers and internet. Build your skills and confidence in computers that are common, relevant and important. Course will cover intro to all the basics, internet, email, saving, printing, Microsoft Word and much more.

– Classes in Pascoe Vale
– Classes held at Sussex Neighbourhood House, Pascoe Vale
– absolute beginners
– introduction to basics, internet, email, saving, printing
– learn basics of well know programs
– learn from friendly tutors
– build your skills
– build your confidence
– friendly environment
– learn in a relaxed environment
– inclusive environment

Term 3: 27 July to 14 Sept  (8 sessions)
Fees: $100/$80 conc
Term 4: 12 Oct to 30 Dec (8 sesssions)
Fees: $100/$80 conc

Smart Devices for Beginners

Mondays: 9.30am -11.30am
For absolute beginners. Learn the basic techniques for using a range of the new touch screen devices including iPads, tablets, and smart phones. Bring your device and build your confidence with exploring and operating its functions.

– Classes in Pascoe Vale
– Classes held at Sussex Neighbourhood House
– learn from friendly Tutors
– learn basic techniques
– use your own device, ipads, tablets and smart phones
– build your confidence
– explore the operating function of your own device
– relaxed and friendly environment
– inclusive environment

Term 3: 24 July to 11 Sept  (8 sessions)
Fees: $70/$45 conc
Term 4: 9 Oct to 4 Dec (8 sesssions)
Fees: $70/$45 conc

Smartphone Photography 101 (NEW!)

Wednesdays 10am-12pm
Tutor: Richard Dobbie, Professional Photographer
Discover how to take great photos on your smartphone. Develop image editing skills and share them with your friends or the world through Facebook, Flickr or Instagram. For those a with a bit of confidence with their smart phones.

– Classes in Pascoe Vale
– Classes held at Sussex Neighbourhood House, Pascoe Vale
– take great photos with your smartphone
– bring your own device
– develop image editing skills
– friendly and relaxed environment
– inclusive environment
– build confidence

Term 4: 11 Oct – 29 Sept (8 sessions)
Fees: $120/$80 conc.

Internet Safety for over 50’s 

Mondays: 12noon – 2pm
Have fun using the Internet and feel safe exploring  Social Media, online shopping , Gumtree, Ebay and more! Understand safe wireless connectivity and cloud storage.

– Classes in Pascoe Vale
– Classes held at Sussex Neighbourhood House, Pascoe Vale
– learn to explore the internet safely
– learn to shop online safely
– understand safe wireless connectivitiy
– learn about Cloud storage
– learn in a relaxed and friendly environment
– inclusive environment

Term 3:  24 July to 11 Sept
Fees: $90/$55 conc (8 sessions)
Term 4: 9 Oct to 4 Dec
Fees: $90/$55 conc (8 sessions)

Skills for Small Business & Job Seekers (NEW!)*

Wednesdays 9.30am to 12.30pm
Starting a new business? Get up to speed with all the basic skills to make your small business hum.
Update your Excel, Presentation, Website & Social Media Skills to improve your business success or enhance your opportunities for employment.

– Classes in Pascoe Vale
– Classes held at Sussex Neighbourhood House, Pascoe Vale
– update your skills using well known programs
– improve your business success
– enhance employment opportunities
– learn in a relaxed and friendly environment
– inclusive environment

Term 3: 26 July to 13 September (8 sessions)
Fees: $180/$140 conc.

Free Public Access to Computers and the Internet

The public is able to access computers and the internet, including WiFi, 4 days a week to update your resume, do your homework, on-line courses, banking, research, email and social media. Computer course learners are encouraged to use free public access time to boost their learning.
Give us a call to book computer. One hour slots.
Monday to Friday 9am – 2.30pm.