Greenwich Get Digital: Training

As part of the Greenwich Get Digital loan and learn scheme, our community training courses are for residents who have received a device or would like to gain basic digital skills.

During the session, participants will learn: 

  • What is the internet and what would you use it for
  • Switching a device on and off (primarily Galaxy Tab)
  • Using a search engine
  • Accessing Zoom
  • Who is your digital champion
  • How to get support after this course.

To book a place for yourself or someone else, sign up here, phone 07874 040 782 or email Greenwich@Startpoint.org.uk

If you have a friend, neighbour or family member who would benefit from a beginner's course, please help them to sign up.

The next training sessions, held from 11am to 2pm, are scheduled as follows:

Date

Venue

Thursday 2 December

Glyndon Community Centre

75 Raglan Road

SE18 7LB

Friday 3 December

St. Mary’s Community Centre

180 Eltham High Street

Eltham, SE9 1BJ

Training dates are subject to change - a full schedule can be found in the sign-up link above.

Training questions and answers

Question Answer

What is the Community Course training?

  • Our community course is aimed at people in the community who have received a device or would like to gain basic digital skills.
  • The course is available face to face in local Greenwich venues or through Zoom.
  • There will be over ten dates to choose from and we are currently looking for venues to host them.
  • The course is for people who have no, or limited, skills and want to know more.
  • Following the course, learners will have access to handouts, instruction videos, computer based training and a digital champion.

How do users sign up for the Community Course training?

Register an expression of interest for learners wishing to attend a community course at:

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/GreenwichCommunityLearning

When does the Community Course training begin?

This type of training can commence mid October, however this is subject to venue availability.

If you have space to host Community Course face-to-face training we'd like to hear from you!

Do I have to bring my own device?

You can bring your own device, if you have one, get one from the loan scheme, or borrow one on the day.