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Whether you are starting from scratch, coming for a refresh, or want to fill in the gaps - come and learn at a pace that suits you

Two over-55 students sitting at a table with the two course leaders, iPads, and a cup of tea

Pat and Traci will be your guides on this low-tech, 2-hour Wednesday morning session, complete with refreshments and a warm welcome. There's no such thing as a stupid question - our iPad courses are for all ability levels! 

Read our course summary below to see some of the things you could learn.

Course summary:

  • message friends and family;
  • send and receive emails (including with attachments);
  • take, manage and organise photographs and videos;
  • locate places and people;
  • find information online; 
  • set reminders;
  • set up special events and birthdays using the calendar;
  • set an alarm or timer, and check the time in different countries;
  • watch catch-up TV, play the radio, and download games;
  • configure the iPad interface to suit your needs;
  • take notes and create doodles;
  • create sound recordings; and
  • download apps to do almost anything you could ever want.

... all delivered with patience, a smile and a cuppa!

Additionally, we always allocate time to answer questions that are specific to you and what you would like to learn. Our friendly volunteer tutors will go over everything in our course material as well as anything extra that you want to learn.

The main objectives of the course:

  • to increase your confidence in using and exploring your device;
  • to help you feel more connected with today‚Äôs technology;
  • to help you make your life more efficient;
  • to help you communicate in a variety of ways with those you care about.
 Course Span                           Course Length
 6 Weeks in total    One 2-hour session per week
 Course Dates                          Course Availability

Due to trainer availability, our classes are run on Wednesday mornings           

  Bookings are now open for the next course, so please hurry to secure your place

Call us on 0117 929 7537 to find out when the next course starts.


Learn at our offices, in a relaxed envirnment

Our iPad Courses are held at our central Bristol office on Victoria Street:

Age UK Bristol                         
Canningford House                 
38 Victoria Street                    
BS1 6BY                                   

Book your place now

Call us on: 0117 929 7537

Email us at:

There is usually a waiting list for the courses but we will get you onto a course as soon as possible. If you have any questions about what we do please don't hesitate to call or email us using the details above.