Navigating your daily life

Mastering the basics

Being able to use a computer and access the internet can open up a whole new world of opportunity. Start here with the basics.

Courses & resources by topic

Before you start

If you’ve never used a computer before or are just starting out, these practical step-by-step courses will help you get to grips with essentials like using a keyboard and mouse.

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Digital tools

Step up your skills with these digital tools courses. Learn how to use Office programs, email and the internet for practical tasks like managing budgets, promoting events and formatting files.

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Making the most of the internet

These courses will help you get the most out of being online, whether you want to find information, watch your favourite TV shows or do your weekly shop.

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Discovering social media

Social media can be daunting if you’ve never used it before. These courses will get you started with practical tips on creating a profile, staying safe online and spotting fake news.

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Making your life easier

Discover how computers and the internet can make your life easier, from practical tips on saving time and money, to sharing photos with family and friends.

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Boost your digital skills with face-to-face learning from Good Things Foundation

Kick-start your confidence by learning essential digital skills in a friendly community setting. Good Things Foundation has an Online Centres Network of more than 5,000 community-based organisations around the UK, in spaces like libraries, churches and community centres. Find your local Online Centre today and get the help and support you need.

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Become a Digital Champion with Learn My Way

Many people need help using the internet for essential activities like online banking, looking for a job and staying in touch with family and friends. In this course learn how to be a Digital Champion and get the skills you need to make a difference.

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