Tech Savvy Seniors

It’s never too late to brush up on your online skills or learn new ways to stay connected with your loved ones. Central Coast Community College, in partnership with the NSW government and Telstra, offer the FREE Tech Savvy Seniors program to older Australians on the NSW Central Coast who are:

  • Australian citizens / permanent residents
  • Aged 60+

Tech Savvy Seniors delivers government-funded digital literacy training to seniors so they can develop the skills and confidence to access information and services online. The program provides short face to face workshops to assist you with using your computer, tablet or smart phone. Learn how to use the internet safely, access government services, do your shopping and banking or connect with family and friends.

For more information or to register your interest, contact us on 02 4348 4300.

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Workshop Series - All About Smart Phones

Workshop 1 - Introduction to Smart Phones

This workshop will cover:

  • Phone calls & messages
  • Contacts & calendars
  • Customising your device
  • Security & privacy
  • Data backup
  • Storage
  • Updates
  • Managing Google & Apple accounts

Workshop 2 - Using the Internet on your Smart Phone (Part 1)

This workshop will cover:

  • Connecting to the internet
  • Understanding mobile data and costs
  • Using a browser
  • Searching the web
  • Managing passwords
  • Staying safe online

Workshop 3 - Using the Internet on your Smart Phone (Part 2)

This workshop will cover:

  • Installing and using apps, including important government apps
  • Using the cloud to store and share photos
  • Video calls

Workshop 4 - Online Shopping & Banking

This workshop will cover:

  • Shopping and banking safely online
  • Shopping apps
  • Knowing your rights

We encourage participants to register for all workshops in their chosen location!

Gosford

Gosford 50+ Leisure and Learning Centre, 217 Albany St N, Gosford NSW 2250

Dates:

  • Workshop 1 - Wednesday 3rd April 2024, 9:30am-11:30am
  • Workshop 2 - Wednesday 10th April 2024, 9:30am-11:30am
  • Workshop 3 - Wednesday 17th April 2024, 9:30am-11:30am
  • Workshop 4 - Wednesday 24th April 2024, 9:30am-11:30am

Woy Woy

Peninsula Community Centre, Meeting Room 5, 93 McMasters Rd, Woy Woy NSW 2256

Dates:

  • Workshop 1 - Wednesday 1st May 2024, 9:30am-11:30am
  • Workshop 2 - Wednesday 8th May 2024, 9:30am-11:30am
  • Workshop 3 - Wednesday 15th May 2024, 9:30am-11:30am
  • Workshop 4 - Wednesday 22nd May 2024, 9:30am-11:30am

Blue Haven

Blue Haven Community Centre, Building A Main Hall, 1 Apsley Ct, Blue Haven NSW 2262

Dates:

  • Workshop 1 - Wednesday 5th June 2024, 9:30am-11:30am
  • Workshop 2 - Wednesday 12th June 2024, 9:30am-11:30am
  • Workshop 3 - Wednesday 19th June 2024, 9:30am-11:30am
  • Workshop 4 - Wednesday 26th June 2024, 9:30am-11:30am

Please bring your own smart phone and charger.

Tea and coffee will be provided.

Contact us on 02 4348 4300 to register!

Tech Savvy Seniors is a NSW Government initiative in partnership with Telstra.
These workshops are also supported by Central Coast Council.

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