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Below are a selection of available courses on ICT, if you don't see exactly what you are looking for please get in touch and we can discuss your specific requirements 

 

 

Basic Skills

 

Touch Typing

Touch Typing

Touch typing is a skill that will serve you for a lifetime. Develop your keyboard skills and save yourself hours with this free online course, which will improve your typing speed and accuracy.
This Touch Typing Training includes typing tests, which will help you to work effectively and efficiently, increasing your productivity at work and home.

Microsoft Digital Literacy - Computer Basics

Computing is an important part of everyday life in the twenty-first century. From music and photos to banking and communicating, computers have changed the way we work and live. The first module of the Microsoft Digital Literacy curriculum, available for free online, introduces you to the fundamentals of computing, explains the components of a computer, explores operating system basics, and shows you how to use a mouse and a keyboard.

Microsoft Digital Literacy Computer Basics 
How The Internet Works 

How the Internet Works

In this free online computer networking course about the Internet you will learn about the basics of network communications and how the Internet works. The TCP/IP protocol suite is explained and also how data is transferred from computer to computer around the Internet in milliseconds by a global network of millions of routers and switches. You will also learn how to distinguish the Internet from the World Wide Web, how the Web functions using the HTTP protocol and how Web browsers and Web servers operate to display Web pages. This computer networking course will be of great interest to all learners who are interested in a career in IT, networking and would like a thorough introduction to the technologies behind the Internet, and to all learners who would like to learn more about how the Internet functions.

Using Skype

Skype has revolutionised online communications. This free online course shows you in a step-by-step manner how to download the Skype application, create a Skype account, add contacts to your list, and communicate using instant messaging, voice calls using a microphone and speakers, and video calls using a Webcam. Learn how to use Skype and you can communicate with family and friends around the world.

 Using Skype

 

 

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Microsoft Office

 

 Microsoft Office 2010

Microsoft Office 2010

This free online computer skills course is a highly demanded compilation of web-based training for five Microsoft Office 2010 software products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook. This is a perfect course if you want to enhance your existing office skills using this software; as a new employee induction training program; or for companies wanting to up-skill their current staff. People who use older versions of Microsoft Office, particularly 2003 and 2007 versions, will be amazed at the new feature sets of Microsoft Office 2010!

Microsoft Excel 2010

This free online course will help you switch to Excel 2010 from a previous version of the software, and will give you a thorough knowledge and understanding of Excel and its applications if you have never used it before. You can use Excel to analyse data, for example, in accounts, budgets, billing and many other areas. This course will be of great interest to all professionals in business, finance and many other areas that need to analyse data in accounts, or keep records of stock or schedules, and to anyone trying to keep track of their personal finances at home.

Excel 2010

 Word 2010

Microsoft Word 2010

This free online course will assist Microsoft Word users to make the switch from earlier versions of Word to the more advanced 2010 version. This course will introduce all the new aspects of Word 2010 including the new Backstage view, the Navigation Pane, the customisable Ribbon, formatting text and images together, live collaboration, saving your document to the cloud, and much more. This course will be of great interest to all Microsoft Word users who wish to increase productivity and enhance their document presentation without increasing their work load.  

Microsoft Powerpoint 2010

This free online course on PowerPoint 2010 illustrates the many new features that extend its workflow capabilities and functionality. In this free course, you will begin by learning why you should make the switch to PowerPoint 2010 from previous versions. You will learn how to navigate the ribbon, explore the menu bar, and understand the different tasks that can be done with it. You will learn how to create, manage, and collaborate on presentations with other people; and how to enrich your presentations with video, pictures, and animations including how to embed, edit, and play a video in your presentation and trim an audio or video clip. This course will be of great interest to all professionals in any business or organisation who need to present their work or activity either informally or formally in a professional manner. 

 Powerpoint 2010
 Outlook 2010

Microsoft Outlook 2010

This free online Outlook 2010 course illustrates the many new features that extend its workflow capabilities and functionality. The course begins by showing why you should make the switch to Outlook 2010 from previous versions of the software. You will learn how to navigate the ribbon and understand the different tasks that can be done with it. You will learn how to create, manage, and organize your email, calendar, contacts and tasks; and how to enrich your email with attachments and business cards. This course will be of great interest to all professionals in any business or organisation who wish to organise their schedule or email in a professional manner. Being able to professionally manage your email and personal information is a core skill-set to have in any career. 

Microsoft Access 2010

Microsoft Access 2010 is a software program used to build and run databases. You do not need any prior experience working with Access to follow this free course, but if you are familiar with previous versions, then this course will help you quickly make the transition to this upgraded version. In this course you will learn how to design and create tables for a new database. You will learn how to construct these tables in the database and link them with primary key fields. You will be shown how to create the relationships between the tables and how to extract information from them using queries. This course will be of great interest to all business, finance and IT professionals who create and work with databases. You will see how creating a database makes handling data much easier and you will be able to maximise the functionality of the data and reduce data redundancy. 

 Access 2010

Excel Exposure

Excel

This free online Excel training class designed to help you learn more about the features and functionality of Microsoft Excel 2010. The site includes video lessons, tutorials and information to help improve your Excel skills. The goal is to expose the world to the amazing functionality of Microsoft Excel. This site will be an easy reference for Excel users of all skill levels so that they can refine their skills, become more efficient, and get the most out of this amazing piece of software.

 

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Other ICT Courses

 

Abode Photoshop 

Adobe Photoshop

This course is the ideal introduction to the skills and techniques needed to excel in graphic design and is ideal for the small business owner or home-based entrepreneur keen to develop their own web presence. The lessons explore the fundamentals of design principles and examines their application using Adobe Photoshop CS3.

How to Create your First Website

This free online course covers the skills and techniques needed to create your first website and is designed for novices who've always wanted to build a site but lack the skills or knowledge to do it. Chris Farrell, voted Number 1 Internet Marketing Service Provider, describes in a non-technical and step-by-step manner how to use software to create and format web pages, how to get a domain name and set up a hosting account, and how to make your website available online 

How To Create Your First Website

Fundamentals Of C Programming

Fundamentals of C Programming

If you are a student wanting to learn C programming, or an adult learner simply researching C programming courses, this free introductory course is for you. The C programming language is one of the most popular and widely used programming languages. It is a general-purpose programming language and there are very few computer systems in existence that are not set up for its use (i.e. where a C compiler does not exist). This C programming tutorial and course introduces you to the basics of programming in C. You will learn how programming languages work with data, what program flow is, and how to use functions, methods and routines. You will also get step-by-step instructions on how to create simple C programs and how to run them all while you learn C programming.

 I Phone App Development

This free online course on iPhone App Development will be of great interest to professionals who develop applications for mobile phones, and the iPhone in particular, and to students who want greater knowledge and understanding about iPhone app development. Apple iPhones are one of the most popular smartphones on the market today, with thousands of iPhone apps being downloaded every day. Through a series of video lectures, you will learn about iPhone app development including the Objective-C programming language and how it is used to program iPhone apps; the features of the Mac OS X such as the Core OS level, Core Services level, Media level and Cocoa Touch level. You will also learn about programming for single touch and multi-touch functionality and how to develop iPhone apps that use the built-in accelerometer. Many people make a lot of money from developing high quality apps for the iPhone. Study this course and you could perhaps join this elite group!

I Phone App Development 
Cyber Security

Cyber Security: Safety At Home, Online, in Life

In the modern world, information security has an influence on all of us: at home, at work, online and in life in general. Like many inventions that have gone before, the internet and the web, the cloud and the Internet of Things (IoT) bring with them many advantages, but also open up new possibilities for criminal activity.

So should you avoid all contact with this brave new world? This free online course presents an alternative, providing you with the knowledge to make informed decisions.

Begin Programming - Build Your First Mobile Game

This course will help you to understand how programs work and guide you through creating your own computer program – a mobile game. Whether you’re a complete newcomer to programming, or have some basic skills, this course provides a challenging but fun way to start programming in Java. Over seven weeks we will introduce the basic constructs that are used in many programming languages & help you to put this knowledge into practice by changing the game code we have provided. You’ll have the freedom to create a game that’s unique to you, with support from the community and educators if you get stuck. You’ll learn how to create algorithms to solve problems and translate these into code, using the same tools as industry professionals worldwide. We will be using Google’s Android Studio as the platform for programming. At the end of the course you’ll have a complete game that can be played on an Android phone or tablet, or even your computer. You can share it with your friends & family, use your new knowledge to improve the game further, or even create new games of your own!

 
Begin Programming

 

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