First Step in Computers

Keyboard by John Ward @Flickr
Keyboard by John Ward @Flickr

€125.00* (€98.00 Social Welfare/OAP).

This 10 week programme is suitable for individuals with no previous knowledge of computers. It is designed to introduce and develop one’s knowledge of the Personal Computer. At the end of this programme, you will have knowledge of practical use of the internet, emails and Microsoft Word.

Now with free online access to Microsoft Office for students from

Night: Monday

Times: 19:00 to 21:00

Duration: 10 Weeks

Starting: Monday, 28 January 2019

Cost: €125.00 *incl. online discount, €98.00 for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients, €84.00 for Mallow College day students.


Certificate of Attendance on request

Learning Outcomes

  • Computer Operation and Use: parts of a computer system; common software applications; operate a computer.
  • Word Processing: basics; edit/format/enhance/find/replace text; header/footer; bullets; spell checker; proof-read; tables; printing etc. Spreadsheets: edit/format/delete data; rows/columns; currency/percentage/decimal formats; formulae; charts, printing etc.
  • Graphics: basics; electronic freehand drawing; insert/edit shapes; colour, size.
  • Internet and E-mail: search techniques; send/retrieve/reply to email.


€15 discount when you enrol online, or 30% off for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients, or 40% off for Mallow College full-time day students. See Terms & Conditions.


Receive a €15 discount when you register with our preferred option online (more enrolment options). Click here to enrol online.

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