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Dates: 15/01/19 - 12/02/19
Days: Tuesday 12:30 - 14:30
Sessions: 5
Centre: Sutton - Sutton
Course Code: S20095C06NE
Fees: Standard - £36.00
Concessionary - £0.00

Course Information

Introductory info

This course would be suitable for those wanting to use their computer online, gain understanding of how the Internet works and use Email.

What are the overall aims of the course?

Use practical skills to be able to safely use online services to support everyday living, such as online shopping, local public services, basic online searches and use email.
Feel increased confidence and self-esteem for newcomers to technology use.

What will I learn on the course?

Use the Internet including searching for and using websites.
Benefits of online shopping.
Access public services online i.e. council, NHS, local services and information.
Print from the Internet.
Use Email.
E-safety and jargon busting will be covered throughout.

Your tutor will give you more information about the course at your first session.

Are there any entry requirements?

Understanding of spoken English
Basic keyboard and mouse skills

Do I need to attend a course approval interview/assessment before I can join this course?

How will I be taught?

Classroom based

How will my progress be checked?

Informal assessment in class
Tutor observation

Does the course have any features I should be aware of?

What do I need to bring with me to class?
Notebook and pen

How do I find out if I can get some support for my learning?

Additional Learning Support (ALS) may be made available for learners who, at the time of assessment and/or enrolment, declare a difficulty or disability that may affect their learning. Our service can support learners in English, maths, who are dyslexic, deaf or hearing impaired or who have evidence of other medical issues impacting on learning. Learners can also find information about financial and child care support from the Customer Enquiry Centre or at

All learners are entitled to use our iClick - Computer & Digital Learning Centre. For more information please see or contact

You will be issued with a Sutton College e-mail address, which will give you access to Sutton College’s Virtual Learning Environment, called VERA.

There is free guest Wi-Fi available in the College.

Can I receive advice and guidance about further education opportunities and careers?

To find out more about what may be available to you please contact our Advice Team. See

What can I do after the course has finished?

Further IT courses at Sutton College.

What should I do if I have any questions?

If you can’t find the answer to your query on the College website, please contact the Customer Services Team on 0208 2894700 or complete an online query at

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