Essential Digital Skills – Smartphone and Computer Hand in Hand

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Course Code: VTLOKDSSC Category:
Don’t be limited to only your smartphone and experience the convenience of your computer

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Don’t be limited to only your smartphone and experience the convenience of your computer

Course Code: VTLOKDSSC
Duration: 2 Days (14 Hours)

Fundamentals is key to proficiency in anything even with growing emphasis of Singapore becoming a Smart Nation. Being proficient or savvy in both your Personal Computer (desktop or Laptop) and your mobile devices is beneficial in a digital world. Do not be deceived that mobile devices is the only means. Have you ever complained that the screen is too small, your fingers are too big, your typing is too slow or inaccurate? If you have, the more reason why you need the computer or laptop. It is not always just about convenience, there are many reasons why using a computer or laptop is easier.

This 2-day course is for anyone who is new or relatively new to using a Personal Computer or your smartphone. Its emphasis is on using them for your day to day activities at the work place, at home or on the move. Essential applications that will enable you to stay connected, communicate and retrieve information across numerous platforms.

What’s most important is that it is designed to be conducted at a slow pace and light hearted manner to ensure you will better understand and become familiar with your device and applications for routine work and usage. It will enhance your productivity in handling essential basic tasks for work and personal life.

This course requires the following

  • Bring your own Smartphone (Android or iPhone)

This course is for

Those with with zero to little knowledge or experience in using the mobile phone (Smartphone) and or computer. Also suitable for those who want the flexibility of using both platforms.

Course Outline

Windows 10

  • Opening Application
  • Turn on the Search Box
  • Searching for Files and Application
  • Shutting down your computer
  • Working with window
  • Keyboard shortcut to manage your window
  • Managing Multiple Windows
  • Personalizing your Desktop
  • Change Display Setting
  • Customizing the Start Menu
  • Creating Tiles Group
  • Working with File Explorer
  • Recycle Bin
  • Compressed (Zipped) Folder
  • Unzip a Folder

Introduction of Internet

  • What You Must Have?
  • Understanding Web Pages
  • Advanced Search in Google
  • Working with Google Drive
  • Google Map (PC/Smartphone)
  • Google Translate (PC/Smartphone)

Facebook (PC/Smartphone)

  • Create Album
  • Download Photo

Communication Apps (PC/Smartphone)

  • Whatsapp


  • Transfer Photos to PC
  • Transfer Photos to Thumb drive

Google Play

  • Search for App
  • Install/Update/Uninstall

Mobile Apps

  • Bus App
  • Food Panda
  • Weather
  • Singhealth


  • Save Your Movie to Your Computer
  • Publishing to YouTube
  • Publishing to Facebook

For Your Delight

  Refreshments are provided for morning and afternoon tea breaks.
  A Certificate of Attendance will be given subject to 90% attendance.

Course Customisation

We can tailor this course to suit your needs in terms of course dates, times and location. If you are an organisation, we can further customise the course to meet your training needs and requirements.


  • Daphne Wong
    Daphne Wong Trainer

    Daphne holds a Diploma in Computer Studies & 3D Design. She also is a Certified Internet Specialist and was an Approved Trainer of the former IT Programme for office workers. She has been training for public, schools and corporate clients since 1988. Daphne specialises in training in Internet, Microsoft Office applications & Lotus Notes. She exercises patience and enthusiasm among the participants and displays a sound knowledge of the subjects taught. She has the ability to make a difficult subject simple and easy.

  • Kendra Ong
    Kendra Ong Trainer

    Kendra holds a BSc (Maths) and has more than 26 years of experience in IT planning, designing and programming of LANs and managing the operational support function of computer networks. Since 1995, she specialises on training in Internet, Adobe Photoshop, Macromedia Publisher, FrontPage, Microsoft Office and Lotus Notes. She is an ACTA Certified Trainer and a former Associate Trainer with the Civil Service College. She is also one of StarHub’s Golden Gurus (2013). Her cheerfulness and enthusiasm in training has earned her favorable commendations from her participants.

  • Ow Yeong Yin Leng
    Ow Yeong Yin Leng Trainer

    Yin Leng holds a degree in Computer Science with Management and has been training since 1995 in IT in both the private and public sectors. She is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and a former Associate Trainer with the Civil Service College. Her dedication to training is well liked and appreciated by the participants. She has vast knowledge in computer programming and applications software and enjoys imparting her knowledge and skills. She is proficient in providing training in Internet, Microsoft Office application and customised software courses.

  • Pauline Lee
    Pauline Lee Trainer

    Pauline has been conducting IT courses since 1992. Her experience as a programmer with a local bank, a LAN administrator cum a trainer officer with the Singapore Hotel Association and Training Educational Centre has more than prepared her to train in the areas of Microsoft Office, Internet and Frontpage. She is also certified by ITE as an industry trainer to teach the module on Coaching Skills. She was a former Associate Trainer with the Civil Service College. She is dedicated and patient, always able to impart her IT knowledge effectively to the participants.

  • Sherie Poh
    Sherie Poh Trainer

    Sherie holds a BSc in Computer Science with Psychology and Specialist Diploma in Web Development Technology (SWEB). A corporate IT instructor since 1992, she has lots of commercial experience on a wide range of software applications – MS Office Applications, MS Project, Lotus Notes, Web Related Applications, Programming with Visual Basic, VBA for Excel and Access. A former Associate Trainer with the Civil Service College and an ACTA Certified Trainer, Sherie always demonstrates competency and passion required of her in training.


There are currently no subsidies or grants eligible for this course.