Using the Internet on your smartphone or tablet (06B56CL/23)

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Applicable fees
Total £18.00
Tuition Fees£18.00
Concessions are available for this course

In today’s world, we can use the internet for staying connected with family and friends, learning new things, and accessing a world of information and entertainment. The internet can be a wonderful thing, but if you’re new to smartphones/tablets or the internet, it can be daunting to know where to start. That’s where our course, Using the Internet on Your Smartphone or Tablet, comes in. This beginner-friendly course will teach you everything you need to know to get started online, to open up a world of online possibilities! You will gain the confidence and skills you need to use the internet effectively and safely on your smartphone or tablet to help you with your everyday online needs.

What will I learn?

On this course, you will learn:

  • How to access the internet on your smartphone or tablet.
  • How to navigate a web page, use different parts of a web browser and switch between different tabs.
  • How to search for information on the internet.
  • How to keep yourself and your data safe when using the internet.

What is it like to learn with East Riding Adult Learning and Employability?

At East Riding Adult Learning and Employability we pride ourselves on the support we give to our learners, from the very first time you contact us, to the day you achieve your goals.

If you choose to join this course you will be supported by our dedicated staff, learn in a small friendly and welcoming group, have the opportunity to take part in activities to practise your skills, be encouraged to continue to practise when you are away from the classroom and receive lots of encouragement to help you build both your skills and your confidence.

As well as working in groups, you will benefit from regular time working with your tutor, discussing your progress and planning your next steps. They will also tell you about all of the other great opportunities that you have access to including help with developing your skills, joining one of our creative skills classes or sessions to improve your health, wellbeing, confidence or resilience. If you are looking for work or aiming for a change of role, then your tutor will also make you aware of the employability programmes we have available to support you in achieving your employment goals.

Our team will be there to support you at every step of your journey and we always welcome your feedback to help us ensure that you feel safe, happy, supported and welcome.

What do I need to join the course?

A willingness to learn and a positive attitude! You need to have a little experience in using a smartphone or tablet, including navigating the screen and opening apps. If you want to learn these basics first, why not come along to our Getting to Grips with Using Your Smartphone or Tablet course first?

What do I need to provide for the first session?

You might find it useful to bring your own smartphone or tablet along to the session so that we can help you with using your very own device. We do have some tablets available in our centre for you to use if you do not have your own. You might also find it helpful to bring a notebook and pen to make some notes to help with your learning.

What could I do next?

You can choose to complete some of our other digital courses to improve your computer skills. As a next step, you could choose to learn about using and your emails in our Managing Your Emails on Your Smartphone or Tablet courses, or you could explore more courses in our internet pathway such as Online Shopping or Recognising Online Risks and Scams.

Can we help you to learn?

You can find more information on the Financial help and additional support page or you can contact us to talk about this and any other support we can provide.

Venue Details

Adult Learning Bridlington
Adult Learning Centre, King Street, Bridlington
YO15 2DF

01262 677500