Computer and Internet Training In Your Own Home or Office

 

Computer and Internet Lessons in Poole, Bournemouth and Dorset area

£28 per hour (1.5 hours minimum lesson recommended)

Suitable for beginners, or those with a basic knowledge of computers.

Topics covered (or create your own):-

  • Basics for beginners: finding / saving / deleting documents, files and folders on your computer
  • Accessing popular websites such as the BBC, Google, Facebook etc.
  • Using the internet for research
  • Shopping online
  • Internet safety
  • 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 (if your computer is capable of this)

 

4 hours Internet & Computer Tuition – £112

Suitable for those with a basic knowledge of computers.  This course is particularly popular with older people. Learning is usually split into 2 x 2 hours.

Topics covered (or create your own):-

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

 

Basic Internet & Computing for Beginners

4 hours tuition – £112

Suitable for complete beginners, or those with a little experience of the internet etc. This course is particularly popular with older people. Learning is usually split into 2 x 2 hours.

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?
  • Avoiding computer viruses, trojans and online scams
  • Searching the internet

 

WordPress Training Poole & Surrounding Areas

£30 per hour (1.5 hours minimum)

If you have a website that has been built with the popular WordPress content management system, we can teach you to update it. 

We offer WordPress training in Poole, Bournemouth and the surrounding areas at your business, or home. We can also teach via Skype if you are not local.


 

Internet/computer services on behalf of clients

£25 per hour

Internet research
Scanning of documents
Digital photograph touch-up work (price on application)
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.


 

Email Set-Up

We can help you to set up email, including you@yourname.co.uk* mail. There are two ways of doing this:-

  1. We’ll provide you with written instructions on setting up email for different types of device (e.g. desktop computer, iPad, phone), enabling you to set up your own email.
    The cost for this is £20.
  2. We can set up your email for you. This is either remotely or in person if you’re local.
    The cost for this is £65/hour. 

* If you don’t have a domain name then we can register one for you at very competitive rates. Please see our domain name information.


 

…. 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. We can’t always answer the phone straight away, so please leave a message and we’ll ring you back as soon as possible.

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