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Digital Skills Training

Our digital skills classes offer a friendly and informal environment for adults to learn more about digital technology.

Whether you’d like to improve your computer skills, get to grips with a smartphone or tablet, or take better photographs, you’d be very welcome at our weekly and fortnightly classes.

All sessions are term-time only – please see the Events section for more information.

Computers For Beginners

Tuesdays, 10-11.30am
An introduction to computers for beginner users.
Free for 6 weeks, then £3 per session

Community Hub

Tuesdays, 2pm-5pm
Learn how to share information about your organisation with your community using:
– local social networks My Knowle West and MyBristol
– an easy-to-build WordPress web-site

Please call 0117 903 0444 to book in advance

Digital Photography Courses

We can also run beginners’ courses in digital photography. Contact us to find out when the next course is running.

Custom Courses

We can deliver customised courses for your organisation, for example:
– WordPress web-design
– Photoshop
– InDesign

Contact us to find out more or to commission us.

Computer course supports beginner users

In March 2015 Joan Roberts started the Tuesday morning beginners' computer course at Knowle West Media Centre. She was a complete beginner but has quickly gained confidence, and is now typing documents, using the internet and email.

We asked Joan what she thought was the best thing about the course and she said: "How helpful all the tutors...

Participant Begins Studies At UWE

In January 2015, Sue Henley started a foundation English degree at the University of the West of England (UWE). The course requires basic computer skills, so Sue comes in to Knowle West Media Centre's Computers for Beginners class on Tuesday mornings where we give her support and encouragement. We caught up with Sue and asked her a few questions about...

Lawrence Weston Community Farm

In March 2014 we ran a training course for employees of Lawrence Weston Community Farm. 'Make Your Own Website Using Wordpress' was very well received. Feedback included: “very satisfied - very good training which was really geared towards questions raised by the group" and “I felt the training was well-tailored to our needs.” If you're interested in commissioning KWMC to run a training session...

Introduction To Digital Photography Course

In March 2014 we ran a six-week 'Introduction to Digital Photography' course, when a group of local residents learned how to use their digital cameras to capture a variety of shots, including portraits, natural landscapes, and close-ups. They also had a chance to experiment with editing. The course was delivered by photographer Lauren Hunt. Feedback included: “The tutor was excellent and very...

Students' Pictures from The Photography Course

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Contact Us

Knowle West Media Centre
Leinster Avenue
Knowle West
+44 (0) 117 903 0444

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