Computers for Beginners

Mallow College of Further Education, 18:30-20:30, from Monday 30 January 2023 for 10 weeks.

ECDL Computer Essentials

Overcome the fear factor associated with technology. Suitable for individuals of all ages with limited or no previous experience of computers. At the end of this programme you will have the confidence and knowledge to complete everyday online tasks such as booking holidays and public transport, using email, online shopping, keeping up with current affairs online, and many more practical tasks.

Free Microsoft software online and free access to ICDL blended learning tutorials and resources for all IT Certification students at

Mallow Campus Classes



Nights Monday – Onsite
Times 18:30 to 20:30
Duration 10 Weeks
Starting Monday, 30 January 2023
Location at Mallow College of Further Education
Price €110.00*
Deadline Enrol online before Monday, 23 January 


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Learning Outcomes

  • An introduction to the parts of a computer system and common software applications.
  • Internet safety.
  • Send & receive emails.
  • Working with email attachments.
  • Using Microsoft Word to write letters – to print or email.
  • Using online government services such as Department of Agriculture, Motor Tax, etc.
  • Using online banking services.
  • How to use apps such as weather, traffic, news, Google maps, route planners etc.
  • How to use social media, including Facebook and Twitter.
  • Skype phone and video calls.
  • Online Shopping.

Course Requirements

Course Costs

The course cost includes ECDL examination and certification fees.

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