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Learning at Age UK Knaresborough

Summer 2014

Please book and pay in advance for all courses

How to Book  

You can book by calling in at Cliff House and filling in a booking form or send details of the course you want along with a cheque to Cliff House, Hilton Lane, Knaresborough, HG5 8BX. Cheques should be made out to Age UK Knaresborough.


Summer 2014 Programme      

Computing for Beginners (6 Weeks)  £50

Please ring if you are interested in this course


Computing for Improvers (6 Weeks)  £50

Please ring if you are interested in this course  


Computing Club Summer 2014 - Wednesday (10am - 12)
See Summer Computer Club Programme 2014 - book sessions in advance  £10/2hour


Computing - Refresher (5 Weeks)  £45

Starts Wednesday 23rd April 1 - 3pm


Digital Photography Course (5 Weeks) 

Please ring if you are interested in this course 


Family History (3 Weeks) £35

Starts Thursday 1st May 2014 10am -12.30


Tablet Computers (iPads and androids)

See Summer Computer Club Programme 2014  


For further information:

Tel: 01423 864956


Course Information

Computing for Beginners

This is a course for absolute beginners (or those who are self taught and want to know they are doing it right!) and will introduce you to the use of computers and encourage you to have confidence when using a computer.

You will be shown how to switch a computer on and off, how to use the mouse and keyboard effectively. You will use Microsoft Word to create simple documents and Microsoft Internet Explorer to access the Internet and search for information. The course will also introduce you to sending e-mail.

Computing for Improvers 

This is a follow on course for those who have attended the beginners course OR is for learners who have some experience of using a computer. The aim of the course is to consolidate and extend your knowledge and skills. You should be able to use the mouse and keyboard. You may already be able to create, print and save a document. You may already use the Internet and send e-mails but would like to know more....

Computing - Refresher

This course is for those of you who have experience of using a computer but would like to know more. The course content is determined by the participants and tutor ensuring that useful and interesting topics are covered. 

Digital Photography Course 

This course is designed for beginners and improvers alike. It will cover such topics as how to download your photos, organise and edit your photos.