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Lairg and District Learning Centre

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Lairg

IV27 4DD

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Learn how to use your Laptop for beginners!

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Do you have a laptop but are unsure of how to use it? Or maybe you haven't used it in a while and would like to know how to use the basic functions. These classes cover the basics of how to use your device from how to power on/off, getting familiar with your desktop and using applications, creating and using an email account and more!

This is a taster session format where you can book on one class, multiple or all!

Each session will be from 1:00pm - 2:00pm at the Lairg & District Learning Centre. We will be following all Government guidelines and maintain social distancing during the sessions.

Please note there is no class on the week from 25th October

Please bring along your own Windows 10 device and that it is sufficiently charged up

Session 1 - Getting started/Desktop

In this lesson you will go through the process of powering on your device and logging in. Getting familiar with your desktop. How to connect to Wi-fi, using the start menu, change your background wallpaper and more!

Session 2 - How to use your applications, accessing the internet

This lesson covers the use of your built in applications and Windows 10 features. We will go through some of the most commonly used ones such as recycle bin, how to create folders and using the control panel. We will also go through using the internet.

Session 3 - How to create an email address

This lesson will cover how to set up your very own email address and it's functions once created - how to create and send a new email, how to add an attachment, adding contacts and more

Session 4 - Software updates, security and device maintenance

In this lesson we will talk about device security and anti-virus software, how to check and manage your system storage, downloading and installing software updates and more

If you cannot afford to pay the full price and live in Sutherland, please contact us for information on a reduced ticket.

Lairg & District Learning Centre will hold your details on our student data base. If you do not wish your details to be held please let us know by emailing manager@lairglearningcentre.org.uk.

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Lairg and District Learning Centre

The Main Street

Lairg

IV27 4DD

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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We are an independent learning centre based in Lairg, Sutherland in the Scottish Highlands. Our missions is to make community learning available and accessible to our communities through delivering fun, affordable classes, workshops and learning opportunities both physically and digitally.

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