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Computer and Internet Training: Prices

Computer and Internet Lessons in Poole, Bournemouth and Dorset area

(Lessons in your own home)

 

Computer & internet training in your own home: Poole, Bournemouth, Dorset area

Computer & internet training in your own home (Poole, Bournemouth, Dorset area)

£28 per hour (where feasible, includes a set of written notes from your lesson)

Topics covered (or create your own):-

  • Basics for beginners: finding / saving / deleting documents, files and folders on your computer
  • Email and email setup: sending, replying and forwarding emails, sending attachments e.g. photos
  • Protect your computer from viruses and trojans
  • Identifying and avoiding internet scams
  • Using the internet for research
  • Skype telephony: making free voice and video calls to friends and family etc.
  • Retrieving photographs from a digital camera; viewing, editing and resizing etc.
  • Scanning photographs and documents etc (for those who already have a scanner)
  • Using Microsoft Word (or equivalent) to write letters etc.
  • Shopping and banking safely online
  • Ebay: buying and selling online
  • iPlayer: listen to live BBC Radio, or catch up on many BBC programmes
  • Social networking, e.g. Facebook
  • Blogging: read, write, or edit an online journal
  • Downloading music safely
  • Playing music on your computer
  • Burning files to a CD or DVD

 

Internet / Email Taster

1.5 hour – £28

Suitable for those who have little or no experience of the internet, but want to find out the basics of what it is and what it does. Where feasible, this includes a set of written notes taken during your lesson. Topics covered:-

  • Email
  • What is the internet and why would I find it useful?
  • Accessing popular websites such as the BBC, Google, Facebook etc.
  • Using the internet for research
  • Shopping online
  • Internet safety

 

Internet and Email Basics:

4 hours tuition – £112

Suitable for those with a basic knowledge of computers. this course is particularly popular with older people. Learning can be split into 4 x 1 hour, or 2 x 2 hours, or a block of 4 hours. Where feasible, this includes a set of written notes taken during your lesson. Topics covered:-

  • What is email?
  • Setting up an email account
  • Composing, sending and receiving emails
  • Email attachments e.g. photographs. Sending, opening and saving
  • Computer viruses and internet scams
  • What is the internet?
  • Introduction to searching the internet
  • Shopping / banking online safely

 

Basic Computing for Beginners

4 hours tuition – £112

Suitable for those wishing to use a computer for the first time, this course is particularly popular with older people. Learning can be split into 4 x 1 hour, or 2 x 2 hours, or a block of 4 hours. Where feasible, this includes a set of written notes taken during your lesson.

Topics covered (or create your own):-

  • The basics: from turning the computer on / off to using a mouse and keyboard
  • Introduction to the Start Menu / Start Button
  • What are windows, files and folders?
  • The Desktop, icons, taskbar etc.
  • Customising your computer
  • What is a USB drive and where do CDs and DVDs go? How can I burn a CD/DVD?
  • Avoiding computer viruses, trojans and online scams

 

Learn to build your own website/update your own website

£45 per hour

Create your own website (assumes you have the necessary software), or learn to use basic (free) WordPress to build/update your own site.


 

Internet/computer services on behalf of clients

£27 per hour

Internet research
Scanning of documents
Digital photograph touch-up work
Ebay selling
Writing letters etc.
Website Updates (from £30 per hour). *This is updating your own site for you, not website training. For training, see above.

 

…. or if you have something else you need help with please just ask.

N.B. If you live more than 5 miles away from M35 Design’s base office (Lower Parkstone, Poole), then we may charge for travelling.

 

To find out more or book a lesson, please use our contact form or telephone 01202 742622.