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Improve your computer and internet skills

Many organisations offer training to use computers and the internet.

There are courses available for all levels - whether you're a total beginner or want to enhance your skills.

Digital courses in Essex

ACL Essex offers a broad range of Let's Get Digital courses for all ages.

Age UK Essex runs Silver Surfing clubs for older residents who want to get online or learn how to use an iPad.

Essex Libraries run free courses to help improve digital skills.

Online resources

Age UK has lots of advice about technology and internet safety.

Learn My Way has free online courses to help you use a computer, browse the internet and send emails.

The Barclays Bank Digital Eagles programme has online courses and advice to help build confidence with computers and the internet. You can also book a Digital Eagles session at your local Barclays branch.

BBC Webwise has videos about digital skills and staying safe online.

Accessing a computer

Essex Libraries have free computers and WiFi that you can use if you don't have access to a computer or the internet yourself.

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