Get Online Week Carlingford

Get Online Week – Carlingford

Come and celebrate ‘Get Online Week’ - Enjoy Free Digital Literacy Classes at the Carlingford campus

Details are below:

Where: Macquarie Community College (Carlingford Campus, 263 Marsden Rd, Carlingford)
When: Wednesday 16 October 2019
Time: 10am – 3pm (extra classes added due to popular demand!)
Parking: There is limited onsite parking as well as street parking available.
RSVP: Spaces are limited! Let us know if you can make it by registering for your classes.

Digital Literacy Classes available to help you make the most of the internet and computers:

  • Computer Basics - learn the basics of using a computer for work, study or personal use.

  • Keyboard Skills - improve your keyboard typing skills, speed and accuracy

  • Cyber Safety - CLASS FULL – Can you trust the internet? Learn about cyber safety and internet safety when using your own computer, the things that can potentially go wrong, and the simple steps you can take to avoid them. With the right tools and a few common sense precautions, you can protect yourself online.

  • Music Streaming - CLASS FULL – Digital music is more convenient, cheaper, portable and accessible than any other previous music delivery format. Learn about ‘ripping’, ‘streaming’ and how to listen to music online.

  • Travel Apps - CLASS FULL – Learn how to use different travel and transport apps. It will make getting around by car and public transport much easier, faster and potentially cheaper. You will learn how to use popular apps and websites to plan a trip. You’ll never get lost again!

  • Introduction to Microsoft Office - CLASS FULL – learn the basics of Microsoft Office applications such as Word, Excel & Powerpoint.

  • Digital Devices - CLASS FULL – learn the basics of using digital devices such as your smart phone and tablet/iPad.

  • Social Media - CLASS FULL – learn to use social media to keep in touch with family and friends as well as how to stay safe online.



    We hope to see you there! Spaces are limited. Please remember to register for your classes.

    Macquarie Community College are proud network partners of Be Connected, an Australian Government initiative aimed at increasing the confidence, skills and online safety of older Australians in using digital technology.