Free online basics course

If you need help to get online, come and join us for a free course.

There's a choice of dates and venues, and each course runs one day a week for a six week period.

Classes cover:

  • Week 1 – Using a mouse and keyboard / using a touchscreen
  • Week 2 – Using the internet and searching
  • Week 3 – Using online forms and internet safety
  • Week 4 – Email
  • Week 5 – Using public services online (including council services)
  • Week 6 – Online shopping

You can bring your own laptop or tablet, or borrow one of ours on the day.

Dates and locations are listed below.

Please use our online form to tell us which course you'd like to attend or call (01226) 773555.

 Venue Day  Date range  Time
Wombwell Library Monday 9 July to 13 August 2018 2pm to 5pm
Goldthorpe Library Tuesday 24 July to 28 August 2018 2pm to 5pm
Hoyland Library Friday 17 August to 21 September 2018 10am to 1pm
Wombwell Library Monday 3 September to 8 October 2018 2pm to 5pm
Mapplewell Library Tuesday 4 September to 9 October 2018 2pm to 5pm
Penistone Library Friday 7 September to 12 October 2018 1.45pm to 4.45pm
Royston Library Friday 14 September to 19 October 2018 10am to 1pm
Cudworth Library Thursday 20 September to 25 October 2018 10am to 1pm

Short courses

You can also join us for a short three week course at Gateway Church - Mottram Hall, Mottram Street, Barnsley. You can come to our beginner's course, further online skills course, or both.

Dates and details of what each course covers are listed below. Please use our online form to tell us which course you'd like to attend or call (01226) 773555.

Beginner's course

Day Date range Time Sessions cover
Monday 17 September to 1 October 2018 2pm to 4pm Week 1: Using a mouse and keyboard / using a touchscreen
Week 2: Using the internet and searching
Week 3: Email

Further online skills course

Day Date range Time Sessions cover
Monday 29 October to 12 November 2018 2pm to 4pm Week 1: Using public services online (including council services)
Week 2: Online shopping
Week 3: Social media