Computer / Technology

The aim is to help students learn how to set up and use some of the features of Android
phones and tablets and to develop self-confidence to go further. Techniques include browsing
the internet for research and entertainment, taking photos, using text messaging (SMS), email
and downloading apps.

Does technology worry you? Come and learn how to use your Apple iPad simply and easily. Course designed for seniors.

Covering the key skills, functions and usefulness of the iPad for Seniors. The course assumes you are familiar with the operation of an iPad. The lessons are based on the more recent versions of the operating system … iPad iOS 12.+. Topics covered will depend upon requests from students.

Covering the key skills, functions and usefulness of the iPhone for Seniors emphasising special features making retirement easier and enjoyable. The course assumes you are familiar with the operation of an iPhone. The lessons are based on the more recent versions of the operating system …iPhone 6+. Topics covered will depend upon requests from students.


The Computer Forum class can welcome a few new participants. Our focus is on sharing knowledge and experience in using computers and related devices. Bring your own laptop or device.

This course is for people who have had some experience with Windows and Microsoft 365 (formerly Office 365). Bring your own Windows laptop. The aim is toextend your use of Windows and the Microsoft 365 suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint,Outlook, OneNote, OneDrive). There may be a loaner laptop available.