Basic Computer Skills


This training is for participants who have never or have rarely used a computer and will need to be able to use a computer to access their emails and payslips whilst at the workplace.


  • Identify basic parts and functions of a standard computer

Whilst in the Workplace

  • Log computer on and off correctly
  • Organise files and folders in a computer
  • Mastering your windows
  • Create, send and read/reply an email
  • Intranet/ Internet
  • Access the DET portal to download group certificate, payslip, and leave balance
  • Changing your password in the DET portal
  • Learning Plan – to develop computer skills

Session resources


Session Plan


For participants to be able to complete the activities that are within the resource
You must have a current USERNAME and PASSWORD before attending the training session 


Introduction to computers Resource

Microsoft Office 2007 Upgrade

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Other resources

Click here to check TAFE NSW library catalogue for resources on Basic Computer Skills. If a book that you would like to borrow is not at your local college, ask library staff to do an interlibrary loan for you.