Free digital technology classes for seniors

Digital Seniors is a free Busselton Public Libraries initiative helping you to get the most out of going online and using your device, so you can add new skills and experiences to your life.

With classes and tutoring sessions held in both Busselton and Dunsborough, there’s never been a better time to get online!

Class Details

Learn to use your device and navigate the internet.These classes will help you gain confidence with your tablet or Smartphone in a small, friendly group setting. Sign up for our Beginners Block of four Digital Tutoring sessions and learn the fundamentals.

Once you’ve mastered the basics, move on to one of our Group Sessions to extend your knowledge and improve your skills.

Digital Tutoring can help you:

  • Learn about eSafety
  • Get to know your device
  • Navigate the internet
  • Connect online
  • Online hobbies
  • Online storage
  • WiFi and data
  • Smartphone apps
  • Frequency: Weekly
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Class size: Max. 6
  • Location: Busselton and Dunsborough Libraries

Never stop learning! These hands-on Group Sessions are held once a month and are a must for anyone who wants to extend their knowledge.

The team at Computer West, along with library staff and mentors, will help you thoroughly understand a variety of topics to improve your digital literacy and computer skills. Book in and learn!

Group Sessions can help you:

  • Navigate online storage
  • Email
  • Cyber security
  • eResources
  • Online researching
  • Online shopping
  • Downloading
  • Social media
  • Frequency: Monthly
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Class size: Approx. 20
  • Location: Computer West and Naturaliste Community Centre

Need more help? If you’ve completed our beginner block of Digital Tutoring sessions, you can access up to five one-on-one personalised training sessions with a mentor.

These sessions will address your specific needs regarding the internet or your digital device.

Personalised training can help you:

  • Learn about downloads and uploads
  • Email
  • Cyber space storage
  • Using smartphone or tablet apps
  • Navigating your device
  • Problem solve your online or device issues
  • Frequency: By appointment only
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Class size: 1-on-1
  • Location: Busselton and Dunsborough Libraries

Even those who use digital technology everyday can experience problems and need a little bit of extra help or trouble shooting.

Once a month a mentor will be available for a walk-in, one-on-one session for those with technology or internet related questions. It could be logging onto WiFi, difficulty with a computer program or issues with a Smartphone or tablet. Bring your device and have a chat with one of our friendly mentors.

Tech sessions can help you:

  • Troubleshoot a problem
  • Help you with any technology or internet related issue
  • Drop-in sessions available monthly for personalised help
  • Frequency: Monthly
  • Location: Busselton and Dunsborough Libraries

How to Join