You Are Never Too Senior To Learn To Use Your Smartphone
Course Code: VTLOKSLFS
Duration: 2 Days (14 Hours)
This 2-day Smartphone Literacy course is designed for Seniors and is covered at a slow pace to cater for suitable and comfortable time for learning. Designed for a complete hands-on approach to learning with many hands-on practice opportunities on how to use your own Smartphone.
Catered to help you get familiar with the essential and commonly used features of your personal smartphone for communication and lifestyle to kick start your journey towards living in a Smart Nation.
For effective learning, we highly recommend you sign up for this course together with a friend or companion. Learning with a companion is more fun, meaningful and beneficial.
Although this course is conducted in English, due to the nature of learners, do expect a mixture of other languages and dialects that may be conversed from time to time in class.
This course requires the following
- Bring your own Smartphone
- An existing phone plan (with data plan preferred)
- Highly recommend you sign up for this course together with a friend or companion though not essential
This course is for
For Seniors (aged 55 and above) with zero to little knowledge or experience on using the mobile phone (Smartphone).
Questions to ask yourself
I own an iPhone, can I still sign up for this course?
Yes, you can!
What Android smartphone can I bring?
Bring the smartphone or iPhone you currently own but we recommend that the smartphone should not be more than 2 years old. Your smartphone might have different settings, do allow time for the facilitor to explore your mobile phone’s settings.
I’m younger than 55, can I sign up for this course?
Do note that this course is designed to be conducted for slow learners. If you can be patient and willing to put up with possibly slow pace of Seniors you may join this class.
- Getting to know your smartphone and settings
- Connecting to the Internet
- Is your phone set up right?
- Manage your contacts
- How to use SMS
- Your phone’s calendar
- Getting to know Google Play Store
- Essentials of WhatsApp
- Essentials of Facebook
For Your DelightRefreshments are provided for morning and afternoon tea breaks.
A Certificate of Attendance will be given subject to 90% attendance.
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.