Information Technology – ICT

Information Technology

Information Technology

We teach a range of Information and Communication Skills (ICT) to adults who have literacy difficulties, in small friendly groups. We aim to encourage and support the learner who lacks confidence in this area, helping them to become part of our digital society. Our classes run from absolute beginner (often called Computers for the Terrified!) to QQI Level 3, across the county in a range of settings.

Some good sites to visit:

Google Search Basics – how to use this popular search engine. Links to tutorials on all google products.

GCF learnFree.org  Free online training courses in all sorts of  topics including computers

Alison.com Free online training courses in all sorts of  topics including computers

Skillful Seniors   Free online tutorials on using a mouse and keyboard skills.

Mousing Around  How to use the mouse, try the mousercise training activity, and practise with games.

MindFlash Online Tutorials  A selection of resources including IT vocabulary sheets and lots of touch typing tools

WebWise   Learn about staying safe online

Think Tutorials Tutorials on a broad range of IT – from smartphones to blogging tools, including Office applications.

Windows 8 Beginners Tutorial Video Part 1:  On You Tube – Start Screen & Charm Bar.

Windows 8 Beginners Tutorial Video Part 2: On You Tube – Quick Access Menu.

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