Learn how to use the internet!

Do you need help with your device or want to learn what you can do online?
Find IT classes, one-to-one sessions or drop-ins to get you get started, do more with your device and make the most of being online.

Listed sessions include:

  • Booked courses – these digital classes last more than one session. In some cases, you might get a certificate at the end.
  • Booked sessions – one-off digital sessions booked in advance
  • Drop-in sessions – first-come first-served digital gadget sessions

All opportunities are free unless otherwise stated. This information is updated monthly. You can find our latest signposting leaflet here

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You searched for courses/sessions, with the following selection options:
Course/session activity types - Booked session
Course/session skills levels - Absolute beginners, Advanced learner, Basic internet skills, Digital champion training, Mixed Ability
Course/session themes - Computers and Internet, Health and Wellbeing, Jobs and Work, Leisure and Hobbies
Course/session skills - Managing information online e.g. searching, Communicating online e.g. email, Transacting online e.g. shopping, Problem solving online e.g. how to videos, Creating online e.g. application forms, photos, Literacy, Numeracy, English language skills
Course/session costs - Free, Paid for
Days - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Your search found 8 courses.

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Hangleton Library Computers & the Internet – Thursdays

IT assistance and training from Library Connect.

Get 1:1 help tailored to your own needs and interests. Either use a library PC computer or bring your own laptop, tablet, smartphone or eBook-reader. FREE. 

Booking advised - library members may book up to 8 sessions of 45 minutes. Library membership is also free and will enable you to use any library across the city (now with extended hours through the Libraries Extra scheme).

Provider: Brighton & Hove Libraries

Location: Hangleton Library, West Way, Hangleton, Hove BN3 8LD

Location notes: Buses 5/5A/5B, 16/16A, 55. Accessible Venue and accessible software on designated PC with height-adjustable desk. Baby change facilities. Accessible toilet. Free parking on-street.

Free wifi: Yes

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Cost:
Free
Skills level:
Mixed Ability
Theme/title:
Computers and Internet
Skills:
Managing information online e.g. searching, Communicating online e.g. email, Transacting online e.g. shopping, Problem solving online e.g. how to videos, Creating online e.g. application forms, photos
Booking:
01273 290800 hangleton@brighton-hove.gov.uk
Internet link:
Hangleton Library Computers & the Internet – Thursdays
Days:
Thursday
Start time:
10am
End time:
1pm
Duration:
Up to 45 minutes

Hove Library Computers & the Internet – Mon/Tues/Weds/Thurs/Fridays

Friendly IT assistance and coaching from Library Connect. Get 1:1 help tailored to your own needs and interests. Either use a library PC computer or bring your own laptop, tablet, smartphone or eBook-reader. FREE. 

Booking advised - library members may book up to 8 sessions of 45 minutes. Library membership is also free and will enable you to use any library across the city (now with extended hours through the Libraries Extra scheme).

Monday 2 pm - 5 pm

Tuesday 10 am - 1 pm & 2 pm - 4.45 pm

Wednesday 10 am - 1 pm

Thursday 10 am - 1 pm

Friday 2 pm - 4.45 pm  

Provider: Brighton & Hove Libraries

Location: Hove Library, 182-186 Church Road, Hove, BN3 2EG

Location notes: Buses 1/1A, 6, 49. Baby changing facilities. Accessible Venue.

Free wifi: Yes

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Cost:
Free
Skills level:
Mixed Ability
Theme/title:
Computers and Internet
Skills:
Managing information online e.g. searching, Communicating online e.g. email, Transacting online e.g. shopping, Problem solving online e.g. how to videos, Creating online e.g. application forms, photos
Booking:
01273 290800 hovelibrary@brighton-hove.gov.uk
Internet link:
Hove Library Computers & the Internet – Mon/Tues/Weds/Thurs/Fridays
Days:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Exceptions:
Bank holidays and occasional library closure days
Duration:
Up to 45 minutes per session

Jubilee Library Computers & the Internet – Mon/Tue/Thur/Fri/Sat/Sun

Friendly IT assistance and coaching from Library Connect. Get 1:1 help tailored to your own needs and interests. Either use a library PC computer or bring your own laptop, tablet, smartphone or eBook-reader. FREE. 

Booking advised - library members may book up to 8 sessions of 45 minutes. Library membership is also free and will enable you to use any library across the city (now with extended hours through the Libraries Extra scheme).

Monday         2.00pm - 4.45pm

Tuesday         10.00 am - 1.00 pm

Thursday      10.00 am - 1.00 pm & 2.00pm - 4.45pm

Friday             10.00 am - 1 pm & 1.00 pm - 4.45 pm

Saturday       10.00 am - 1.00 pm

1st, 2nd & 3rd Sundays of the Month     11.00 am - 2.00 pm

Provider: Brighton & Hove Libraries

Location: Jubilee Library, Jubilee Street, Brighton BN1 1GE

Location notes: Close to all bus routes to central Brighton and Brighton rail station. Baby Changing facilities. Accessible Venue. Cafe on site.

Free wifi: Yes

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Cost:
Free
Skills level:
Mixed Ability
Theme/title:
Computers and Internet
Skills:
Managing information online e.g. searching, Communicating online e.g. email, Transacting online e.g. shopping, Problem solving online e.g. how to videos, Creating online e.g. application forms, photos
Booking:
01273 290800. brightonlibrary@brighton-hove.gov.uk
Internet link:
Jubilee Library Computers & the Internet – Mon/Tue/Thur/Fri/Sat/Sun
Days:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Exceptions:
Library closure days
Duration:
Up to 45 minutes per session

Moulsecoomb Library Computers & the Internet – Wednewdays

Friendly IT assistance and coaching from Library Connect Digital Champions. Get 1:1 help tailored to your own needs and interests. Either use a library PC computer or bring your own laptop, tablet, smartphone or eBook-reader.

FREE. Booking advised - library members may book up to 8 sessions of 45 minutes. Library membership is also free and will enable you to use any library across the city (now with extended hours through the Libraries Extra scheme).

Provider: Brighton & Hove Libraries

Location: Moulsecoomb Library,The Highway,Moulsecoomb, Brighton. BN2 4PA

Location notes: Buses 23, 25/25X, 28, 29, 48, 49. Accessible Venue. Accessible software on designated PC with height-adjustable desk. Accessible toilet. Small car park.

Free wifi: Yes

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Cost:
FREE
Skills level:
Mixed Ability
Theme/title:
Computers and Internet
Skills:
Managing information online e.g. searching, Communicating online e.g. email, Transacting online e.g. shopping, Problem solving online e.g. how to videos, Creating online e.g. application forms, photos
Booking:
01273 290800 moulsecoomblibrary@brighton-hove.gov.uk
Internet link:
Moulsecoomb Library Computers & the Internet – Wednewdays
Days:
Wednesday
Exceptions:
Bank holiday
Start time:
10am
End time:
1pm
Duration:
Up to 45 minutes

Rottingdean Library Computers & the Internet – Wednesdays

Friendly IT assistance and coaching from Library Connect Digital Champions. Get 1:1 help tailored to your own needs and interests. Either use a library PC computer or bring your own laptop, tablet, smartphone or eBook-reader.

FREE. Booking advised - library members may book up to 8 sessions of 45 minutes. Library membership is also free and will enable you to use any library across the city (now with extended hours through the Libraries Extra scheme).

Provider: Brighton & Hove Libraries

Location: Rottingdean Library, The Grange, Rottingdean, Brighton BN2 7HA

Location notes: Buses 2, 2A, 12, 12A, 27, 14C Accessible software on designated PC with height-adjustable desk. Accessible entrance on Whiteway Lane, where there are 3 accessible parking spaces. No public toilet facilities available.

Free wifi: Yes

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Cost:
Free
Skills level:
Mixed Ability
Theme/title:
Computers and Internet
Skills:
Managing information online e.g. searching, Communicating online e.g. email, Transacting online e.g. shopping, Problem solving online e.g. how to videos, Creating online e.g. application forms, photos
Booking:
01273 290800
Internet link:
Rottingdean Library Computers & the Internet – Wednesdays
Days:
Wednesday
Exceptions:
Library closure days
Start time:
10am
End time:
1pm
Duration:
45 minute

Saltdean Library Computers & the Internet – Tuesdays

Friendly IT assistance and coaching from Library Connect Digital Champions. Get 1:1 help tailored to your own needs and interests. Either use a library PC computer or bring your own laptop, tablet, smartphone or eBook-reader.

FREE. Booking advised - library members may book up to 8 sessions of 45 minutes. Library membership is also free and will enable you to use any library across the city (now with extended hours through the Libraries Extra scheme).

Provider: Brighton & Hove Libraries

Location: Saltdean Library, Saltdean Lido, Saltdean, Brighton BN2 8SP

Location notes: Free car parks in close vicinity at front and rear of library. Buses 12, 12A, 14, 14B, 14C, 27, 27A. Accessible entrance but no accessible toilet. Accessible software on designated PC with height-adjustable desk.

Free wifi: Yes

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Cost:
Free
Skills level:
Mixed Ability
Theme/title:
Computers and Internet
Skills:
Managing information online e.g. searching, Communicating online e.g. email, Transacting online e.g. shopping, Problem solving online e.g. how to videos, Creating online e.g. application forms, photos
Booking:
01273 290800 saltdeanlibrary@brighton-hove.gov.uk
Internet link:
Saltdean Library Computers & the Internet – Tuesdays
Days:
Tuesday
Exceptions:
Library closure days
Start time:
10am
End time:
1pm
Duration:
Up to 45 minutes

Tech Buddy (Thursdays) Hop 50+

Do you want to know more about using your Smartphone/Tablet/Laptop? Would you like advice with email or using the internet? Friendly help is here for the over 50's from our knowledgeable volunteer at the Hop 50+ (St. John's complex).

20 minute booked sessions (double sessions may be booked, where possible)

FREE (Donations to The Hop 50+ accepted)

Provider: Impact Initiatives

Location: The Centre Café The Hop 50+, the St John’s complex, Palmeira Square, Hove. BN3 2FL

Location notes: All buses to Palmeira Square. Cafe on site. Accessible Venue.

Free wifi: Yes

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Cost:
Free
Skills level:
Mixed Ability
Theme/title:
Computers and Internet
Skills:
Managing information online e.g. searching, Communicating online e.g. email, Transacting online e.g. shopping, Problem solving online e.g. how to videos, Creating online e.g. application forms, photos
Booking:
Tel: 01273 729603 Email: thehop50@impact-initiatives.org.uk
Internet link:
Tech Buddy (Thursdays) Hop 50+
Days:
Thursday
Start time:
10 am
End time:
12 noon
Duration:
20 Minute Sessions

Whitehawk Library Computers & the Internet – Saturdays

Friendly IT assistance and coaching from Library Connect Digital Champions. Get 1:1 help tailored to your own needs and interests. Either use a library PC computer or bring your own laptop, tablet, smartphone or eBook-reader.

FREE. Booking advised - library members may book up to 8 sessions of 45 minutes. Library membership is also free and will enable you to use any library across the city (now with extended hours through the Libraries Extra scheme).

Provider: Brighton & Hove Libraries

Location: Whitehawk Community Hub and Library, 179A Whitehawk Road, Brighton BN2 5FL

Location notes: Buses 1/1A, 21/21A. Baby Changing facilities. Accessible Venue. Café. Accessible toilet. Accessible software on designated PC with height-adjustable desk. Accessible parking area with entrance to library. Large car park shared with Whitehawk School. 2nd car park reached from Crossbush Road.

Free wifi: Yes

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Cost:
Free
Skills level:
Mixed Ability
Theme/title:
Computers and Internet
Skills:
Managing information online e.g. searching, Communicating online e.g. email, Transacting online e.g. shopping, Problem solving online e.g. how to videos, Creating online e.g. application forms, photos
Booking:
01273 290800 whitehawklibrary@brighton-hove.gov.uk
Internet link:
Whitehawk Library Computers & the Internet – Saturdays
Days:
Saturday
Exceptions:
Available on be 1st, 2nd and 4th Saturday in month
Start time:
10am
End time:
1pm
Duration:
Up to 45 minutes

Date modified: 4 December 2018

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