Foundational ICT Safety and Understanding

Mentored by Jason Eichner

A creative writing and IT educator!

Forest Row, RH18 5DZ
For ages: 9 - 18
Standard £3.80/hr
Next date: None - message Mentor to express interest


A course for fundamental skills and understanding for young people to stay safe and curious in the great connected internet. Each learner will need their own laptop - tablet computers aren't suitable for these lessons. Laptops needn't be flashy or especially modern, but they must be capable of running simple office software and connecting to the internet. Lesson plan intentions: Week 1: Introduction to using internet-capable devices and computer security (What viruses are, where they can be found, the damage they can do, and how they can be prevented) Week 2: Introduction to the use of office software in general, and using word processor software. Week 3: Using Publisher/print layout style software. Demonstrating the difference to typical word processors and having the class design flyers or posters. If there is time, a fun but instructive side-project creating animations using a simple frame-by-frame hand drawn animation maker. Week 4: Excel/Spreadsheet software, specifically...

About your Mentor

About your Mentor


I have worked in IT for a decade, and have been teaching IT-based courses for several years.

Learning aims

To feel comfortable using a computer

Strengths to develop

Computers are fundamentally logical. Learning to consistently succeed in computer use involves learning how a computer responds and interacting with it accordingly.

Foundational ICT Safety and Understanding block mentored by Jason Eichner
Foundational ICT Safety and Understanding block mentored by Jason Eichner

What's provided


Enhanced DBS

Basic DBS

Risk Assessment

Public Liability Insurance

Safeguarding Training

First Aid Training

First Aid Kit

Smoke Detector

Coronavirus Safety Policy

Please note

Please note, it is the responsibility of the booker to satisfy themselves about the adequacy of the safety measures. This platform is merely an introducer and does not verify the items listed here.

we'll be

Forest Row Community Centre, Hartfield Road, Forest Row, East Sussex, RH18 5DZ

Pricing information

Standard: £3.80

Pricing information


My experience is an educational activity and the 14-day cooling-off period under the Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013 therefore applies. After the 14 day period my standard policy will apply.

No refunds are given except in the case of a cancellation by the Mentor.


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