Resources

Hi all!

Please see below some of the resources I recommend and use during my training delivery! Delivering computer training and tuition requires a mix of delivery including visual, oral and hands on practicals. Click on the blue typing and this will activate a link to that particular resource.

Goodwill Community Foundation – a treasure trove of free tutorials and videos on all things technology – Microsoft Worrunningmoused, Microsoft Windows, Excel, Publisher, social networking and more.

Mousercise – excellent online tool to practice your mouse skills for beginners.

Keyboard – touch typing tutorial to get you started to learn typing without looking at the keyboard!

Free Rice – Like to help eliminate world hunger – play these games like improving your vocabulary, maths skills and much more!

ESOL courses – activities such as word find and match the picture to help you gain a better understanding of computer and internet terminology.

Computer and Technology Terminology – website with more activities to help with computer terminology.

Word search puzzle HERE.

ACORN – website about current cyber scams and a reporting feature from the Australian Government.

SCAMWATCH – Scamwatch is run by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). It provides information to consumers and small businesses about how to recognise, avoid and report scams.

BE CONNECTED – A website with free and easy to use tutorials on all things computer and digital devices, created by the Australia Government. Sign up for free!

Excel exercises – click on a file below to open an Excel workbook and use these files to practice on during training.

Simple budget exercise

Excel basics new

Formula tutorial

EXCEL EXERCISE BEGINNERS

EXCEL EXERCISE INTERMEDIATE

Word exercises – the file below are actual examples of how to properly format a document as per SA Police standards. The answers are also available below. See how you go!

Pre-entry_Basic_Competencies_R_03_11

Pre-entry_Completed_Test _R_03_11

Pre-entry_Marking_Guide_R0_03_11

Pre-entry_Sample_Test_R_03_11