Get to Know your iPad

An introduction to iPads for new owners or those thinking of buying one. Also suitable for those who already own an iPad but would like to get more out of it.

Course runs over 2 consecutive Mondays (Monday 7 - Monday 14 October).

Learning Goals (by the end of the course you will be able to)

  • Demonstrate the basic connections and controls
  • Set up your tablet with an Apple ID and iCloud account
  • Recognise common symbols and terms associated with tablets
  • Use common gestures to operate your tablet
  • Select, organise, open and close apps from the Home Screen
  • Adjust basic settings including connecting to wi-fi
  • Use the camera and video recorder
  • Find and install apps in the App Store
  • Find and install music, films, etc from the iTunes store

About the Course

Previous knowledge/experience:

A general knowledge of computing with traditional laptops/computers would be an advantage.

For the first session you will need to buy/bring:

  • Entry code (PIN) to your iPad if one is set
  • Email address AND password ยท Apple ID (which may or may not be your email address) AND password
  • Mobile phone if you have one
  • Paper and pen to take notes
  • An apple iPad fully charged (if you do not have your own you may be able to borrow one from the tutor. Please let us know when booking)
  • Charging cable and plug adapter

Event Details


Monday 7 October 2019, from 1:30pm until 4:30pm


Alton Library, Vicarage Hill, Alton, GU34 1HT


Free course

Further information

More details are available from the website http://www.hants.gov.uk/shop

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Event details may be subject to change.