Friday, 1 October 2010

Online basics: An Introductory Course to the Internet

Here’s a useful online resource for helping learners who are new to the Internet. Online basics at http://www.myguide.gov.uk/ is a free package of short courses that help with the first steps online. The five introductory courses cover:
  • Starting with a keyboard
  • Starting with a mouse
  • Using email
  • Using the Internet safely
  • Using online searches
Online basics also gives free access to a further 25 courses. The courses can take learners on a journey from absolute beginner to confident IT user, or they can dip in and out according to what subjects they’re interested in and how much experience they have. The courses are free to use, there are no exams and no set timetables.

Registering for a free Online basics account is simple - visit http://www.myguide.gov.uk/


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