Computers for Beginners

Bob Orr Training offers one-to-one tuition on your own computer at home in Edinburgh. This page gives details of just one of the many courses available.

Computers for Beginners
This course is especially designed for beginners or people with just a little knowledge. The content of the course can be varied to suit you and runs over 6 weeks of 90 minutes each session.

image courtesy of Stuart Miles at FreeDigitalPhotos.netIntroduction to Computers
This initial session takes the complete beginner step-by-step through the way a computer works for you, and the use of the keyboard and the mouse. It aims to help you overcome any initial fear of your computer.

Using e-mail
Learn how to type an e-mail and send it and read and reply to them. Use the address book and learn about e-mail security.

Using the Internet
Learn how to move around the World Wide Web, use Favorites, search the Web, explore any services that might interest you, for example, shopping, maps, flights and so on.

  • You must have your own computer with an internet connection.
  • The course runs over 6 weeks. Each weekly session lasts 90 minutes.
  • The course costs £240.00. Each session costs £40.00 and you can pay at the end of each session.

Before we start I will make an appointment with you to assess your experience and decide if your computer is suitable. This meeting is free of charge.

Call me on 0131 554 5735 for a chat or send me an email. Take me back to the other courses I can learn at home.