DOP Mobile Device Masterclass


Sessions take place at a number of venues throughout North Tyneside. We can also deliver training at your own venue if you want us to help your community group, hobby group or your colleagues.

You are not expected to bring pen and paper, although you may wish to if you want to take notes during the session.

This course is suitable for those wanting to get to grips with day-to-day digital skills on their mobile device, such as tablet, smartphone or even smart watch. The training is tailored to your specific needs and covers a range of abilities, even if you’re brand new to your device and want help setting it up.

Topics and themes include:

  • Understanding tech terms and digital jargon
  • Getting to grips with mobile banking
  • Online safety and identifying scam emails
  • Device set up and maintenance
  • Downloading and installing apps

You must be aged 19 or over to enrol on this course. No prior qualifications or experience is required.


There are no formal assessments or exams. Progress and feedback will be monitored and discussed with your tutor throughout the course.

Course length

6 hours, typically 1 hour per week


We suggest attending 80% of your course to get the most benefit

This is a non-accredited course; we also offer a range of digital and IT-based qualifications. Please speak to your tutor who will be able to advise you on what courses would best suit your needs.

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