Get Connected- Digital Skills for Life

Ref: C3533023

Join our face-to-face digital skills sessions at Totnes Library to increase your confidence with using digital content. Learn how to build skills such as using a keyboard, accessing emails and exploring the internet with your tutor. This course is suitable for beginners with progression into the 'Essential Digital Skills' course. Computers are available to use in the library IT suite.

Course aim

Learn how to build the skills and confidence to access digital content and explore online platforms.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for beginners

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Understand the basic functions on a keyboard.
  • Be able to log into a computer using a keyboard and mouse.
  • Understand how to stay safe online.
  • Know how to connect to the internet and carry out searches
  • Access emails, files, folders and attachments.

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

You will use the library computers while on this course, but if you wish to bring your own laptop if you have one, please do. Also please bring pens and paper for making your own notes. thank you

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

View full course information sheet

Get Connected- Digital Skills for Life


As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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