• Email etiquette - do's and don'ts
  • Compose an email
  • Reply to a sender
  • Compose an email to several recipients
  • Forward an email
  • Saving a draft
  • Sending attachments
  • Opening and downloading attachments
  • Inserting hyperlinks
  • Adding email addresses to your contacts list
  • Deleting emails
  • Identifying and managing spam or junk mail.


  • Searching in Google
  • Navigating techniques with tabbed browsing
  • Image and video searches
  • Using the features and settings on YouTube
  • Manipulating Google maps
  • Viewing browsing history
  • Open a link in a new tab
  • Copy and paste links
  • Saving favourite sites
  • Search history
  • Changing the homepage
  • Using anti-virus software.

Learn how to  use email effectively, using Gmail or your preferred email application. Learn how to ‘surf’ the Internet for information or enjoyment.

This course is for absolute beginners, and is very hands-on. Ideally, you should be able to navigate in Windows, understand file management and comfortably use a keyboard.

Preferred browsers - Chrome, Firefox

Duration: 4 hours

Cost: 280.00


Extended Basic Computing is designed for people who need to go beyond the basics for performing office tasks, such as word processing, email and Internet searches.

Suitable for job seekers looking for employment in an admin role.

The course includes Windows, Outlook  and Internet techniques plus an introduction to the basics of Word Processing.

For more information, contact Maree.

Duration: Flexible extra hours

Sessions: Flexible

Windows 10

Cost:  80 per hour

Extended Basic Computing