Computer Courses for Beginners

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Computer Courses for Beginners Sydney

Trainers Direct offers short Computer Courses for Beginners in the Sydney area.

We specialise in one on one training for professionals, onsite computer training and classroom courses.

We focus on the essentials including the basics of using Microsoft Word and Excel Spreadsheets as well as file management and Email.

Classroom Courses

Our next 1 day class is in Parramatta on 20th March
Price $385 inc GST
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One on One Courses

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Basic Computer Course - Essentials


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Computer Courses for Beginners Sydney & Parramatta

Basic Computer Courses are a flexible way to learn what you need. We offer one on one courses over short periods to cover the essentials, group and classroom courses. Our trainers will give you the skills to learn and perform common day to day tasks. This course is for you if: you feel comfortable with a mouse and keyboard but are struggling to navigate common programs and want to learn the basics and a few tips and tricks. Contact us if you want to discuss prerequisites.

Course Outline

Using Windows

  • General Windows 10 navigation

Working with Programs

  • Add shortcuts to programs for ease of access
  • Simple file management with File Explorer
  • Saving files and working with folders

Word Processing

  • Creating basic documents in Microsoft Word
  • Formatting and changing the appearance of a document
  • Adding an object such as a table or a picture
  • Creating a simple footer containing page numbers
  • Spell checking your document
  • Making and saving changes to your document


  • Creating basic spreadsheets in Microsoft Excel
  • Basic formulas
  • Formatting
  • Making and saving changes to your workbook
  • Printing and page setup


  • Print preview and print settings

Basic Email & Internet

  • Sending a Word or Excel document to an email recipient
  • Flagging emails
  • Replying and Forwarding
  • Attachments
  • Managing the Inbox

Accessing the Internet

  • Going to a specific website and bookmarking
  • Searching

Combine topics to create your own tailor made course. Ask about our free training needs analysis for a truly relevant and hands on learning experience. We can run any course in Sydney and Melbourne and most other Australian states.  Courses are flexible with timings and durations to suit your busy staff schedule. If you’re looking for Basic Computer Courses for Beginners in Sydney, we can help.

Microsoft Office short courses are available on site throughout NSW including Sydney CBD, Parramatta, Wetherill Park, Mascot, Hills District, North Sydney, Chatswood, St Leonards, Smithfield, Ryde, Pennant Hills, Sutherland Shire, Norwest, Macquarie Business Park, Bondi, Horsnby, Arndell Park, St Marys, Penrith, Fairfield and Northern Beaches. Check out our public course dates and competitive prices.

We cover all Microsoft applications including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, OneNote, Publisher, Outlook, MS Project, Office 365


Useful Course Information

  • Our trainers contract for some of the largest providers in Sydney guaranteeing quality delivery at affordable prices
  • Training courses can be delivered on site at your offices or at one of our training venues in Sydney CBD or Northern Beaches
  • Full day courses run from 09:30 – 16:00 with a 45 minute lunch break but we also offer short courses too
  • Soft copy training manuals are included
  • Our trainers can use your examples
  • We offer classroom based training with small class sizes
  • Course outlines can be tailored to suit your needs
  • We are so certain you will be happy with our training that we offer a money back guarantee if you are not satisfied
  • All of our trainers are certified with many years of corporate training experience
  • Our pricing is competitive because our overheads are low
  • We offer free laptop hire to all Microsoft courses in Sydney
  • A free training needs analysis is included in our service
  • We offer lifetime membership of our online user support group for all IT courses

Onsite or Public Course?

  1. Cost effective onsite courses for groups
  2. One on one for the
    same price as a public course Learn More…

What's Included?

  1. Tailored PDF course notes
  2. Membership of our support group
  3. Complimentary training needs analysis
  4. Laptop hire available

Top 3 Reasons to Choose Us

  1. 5 Star Google Reviews
  2. Microsoft Certified Instructors
  3. 20 year’s global experience


Trainers Direct 5/49 Frenchs Forest Road East Frenchs Forest NSW 2086
Tel: 02 9454 7702