Victorian Tech Savvy Seniors

Victorian Tech Savvy Seniors is a free and fun technology training session for seniors. These workshops are part of the Victorian Tech Savvy Seniors Program which is a partnership between the Victorian Seniors Card Program and Telstra.

There will be classes presented in English also.

Register online at Learn More @ Moreland City Libraries or phone 9389 8600.

Sessions in English 

Introduction to online shopping and banking  

Learn how to shop and bank online by getting used to shopping carts and checkout buttons.

Learn how to pay bills and view bank statements, without leaving the comfort of your home. You will also be informed about the different options for online payment.

When Where
2 pm, Tuesday 14 March Brunswick Library, corner Sydney Road and Dawson Street, Brunswick
2 pm, Friday 31 March Coburg Library, corner Victoria and Louisa Streets, Coburg
2 pm, Wednesday 5 April Fawkner Library, Jukes Road, Fawkner
2 pm, Wednesday 19 April Glenroy Library, 737 Pascoe Vale Road, Glenroy

Sessions in Italian

Introduction to computers (Introduzione ai computer)

Learn computer basics such as switching it on! Get aquainted with the process of logging in, practice how to use the mouse and get an overall idea about the machine.

Impara le basi del computer, come ad esempio accenderlo! Vieni a conoscere il processo di login, a praticare come utilizzare il mouse e a farti un'idea generale della macchina.

When Where 
2 pm, Monday 30 January  Brunswick Library, corner Sydney Road and Dawson Street, Brunswick
2 pm, Friday 3 February  Coburg Library, corner Victoria and Louisa Streets, Coburg
2 pm, Friday 10 February Glenroy Library, 737 Pascoe Vale Road, Glenroy
 11.30 am, Thursday 6 April Fawkner Library, Jukes Road, Fawkner

Introduction to the internet  (Introduzione ai Internet)

Open up a new world by learning how to browse the internet. Learn how to find things on Google and get information with a click of a button.

Scopri un nuovo mondo imparando a navigare in Internet. Scopri come trovare le cose su Google e avere informazioni in un clic.

When Where
2 pm, Monday 13 February  Brunswick Library, corner Sydney Road and Dawson Street, Brunswick
10.30 am, Wednesday 15 February  Coburg Library, corner Victoria and Louisa Streets, Coburg
2 pm, Friday 24 February  Glenroy Library, 737 Pascoe Vale Road, Glenroy
11.30 am, Friday 31 March Fawkner Library, Jukes Road, Fawkner

Introduction to tablets and smart phones (Introduzione a Tablet e Smartphone)

Get hands-on with tablets and smart phones by learning about different modes and getting used to touch screen buttons. Explore the device and learn about different applications.

Diventa pratico con i tablet e gli smartphone imparando diverse modalità e abituandoti ai pulsanti touch sullo schermo. Esplora il dispositivo e scopri diverse applicazioni.

When Where
10.30 am, Wednesday 1 March Coburg Library, corner Victoria and Louisa Streets, Coburg
2 pm, Monday 3 April Brunswick Library, corner Sydney Road and Dawson Street, Brunswick
10.30 am, Wednesday 3 May Coburg Library, corner Victoria and Louisa Streets, Coburg

2 pm, Monday 22 May  Brunswick Library, corner Sydney Road and Dawson Street, Brunswick
10.30 am, Friday 26 May Glenroy Library, 737 Pascoe Vale Road, Glenroy

11.30 am, Monday 5 June Fawkner Library, Jukes Road, Fawkner

Introduction to email (Introduzione alla posta elettronica)

Set up your own email account and start sending and receiving emails.

Imposta il tuo account di posta elettronica e inizia a inviare e ricevere messaggi di posta elettronica.

When Where
2 pm, Monday 27 February Brunswick Library, corner Sydney Road and Dawson Street, Brunswick
2 pm, Wednesday 15 March  Coburg Library, corner Victoria and Louisa Streets, Coburg
11.30 am, Thursday 18 May Fawkner Library, Jukes Road, Fawkner
10.30 am, Friday 9 June Glenroy Library, 737 Pascoe Vale Road, Glenroy

Introduction to cyber safety

When Where
10.30 am, Thursday 9 March Glenroy Library, 737 Pascoe Vale Road, Glenroy
10.30 am, Tuesday 28 March  Coburg Library, corner Victoria and Louisa Streets, Coburg
11.30 am, Monday 1 May Fawkner Library, Jukes Road, Fawkner
10.30 am, Wednesday 24 May Coburg Library, corner Victoria and Louisa Streets, Coburg
2 pm, Monday 19 June Brunswick Library, corner Sydney Road and Dawson Street, Brunswick

Introduction to social media (Introduzione ai Social Media)

Learn how to create your own account on social media and get the privacy settings right. Write a post, upload a photo and keep in touch with your loved ones.

Impara a creare il tuo account sui social media e a regolare le impostazioni di privacy correttamente. Scrivi un post, carica una foto e rimani in contatto con i tuoi cari.

When Where
2 pm, Monday 6 March Brunswick Library, corner Sydney Road and Dawson Street, Brunswick
10.30 am, Wednesday 12 April Coburg Library, corner Victoria and Louisa Streets, Coburg
10.30 am, Friday 12 May Glenroy Library, 737 Pascoe Vale Road, Glenroy
10.30 am, Tuesday 30 May  Coburg Library, corner Victoria and Louisa Streets, Coburg
11.30 am, Thursday 15 June Fawkner Library, Jukes Road, Fawkner

Sharing photos and other attachments

When Where
2 pm, Monday 20 March Brunswick Library, corner Sydney Road and Dawson Street, Brunswick
10.30 am, Friday 28 April Glenroy Library, 737 Pascoe Vale Road, Glenroy
10.30 am, Tuesday 16 May  Coburg Library, corner Victoria and Louisa Streets, Coburg
10.30 am, Thursday 1 June Brunswick Library, corner Sydney Road and Dawson Street, Brunswick

 

Introduction to online shopping and banking

Learn how to shop and bank online by getting used to shopping carts and checkout buttons.

Learn how to pay bills and view bank statements, without leaving the comfort of your home. You will also be informed about the different options for online payment.

When Where
2 pm, Thursday 23 March Glenroy Library, 737 Pascoe Vale Road, Glenroy
2 pm, Monday 8 May Brunswick Library, corner Sydney Road and Dawson Street, Brunswick
12.30 pm, Wednesday 21 June Coburg Library, corner Victoria and Louisa Streets, Coburg