Be Connected

Date: 1st October, 2020

Day and Time: Thursday 11am – 1pm

Class Size: Min 6 Max 30

Course Duration: 1 session

Venue: Apex House, 3 Gollan Street, Ulverstone

Tutor: Jo Hobbs

Outline of course:  

COVID 19 restrictions are forcing many Australians to venture online to connect with family and friends or to shop for essential services.  This session, along with the free resources provided, could provide valuable assistance for members in some of those areas.

The Australian Government portal, Be Connected, is a free online resource aimed at supporting Australian 50+ to get online.  It covers topics such as: learning the basics of getting online; staying safe when you’re online; connecting with family and friends using Skype, WhatsApp or FaceTime; shopping online safely and securely; researching family history; exploring Google Earth; setting up mobile devices; building confidence in using digital technology.