BCAB training FAQ
Q. Does BCAB provide computer training?
A. Yes, we offer home study tutorials, seminars and training courses.
Q. What home study tutorials do you offer?
A. Our Get To Grips With... tutorials are designed to teach you how to use a computer with different screen readers.
Q. I haven't really used a computer much before, are these tutorials for me?
A. Yes, the basic Get To Grips With... bundle is designed to help you take your first steps with Windows, email, word processing and the Internet.
Q. I have some experience using a computer, are these tutorials for me?
A. Yes, the advanced Get To Grips With... bundle is designed to help you further develop your word processing and spreadsheet skills.
Q. Do I have to pay for the Get To Grips With... tutorials?
A. The different bundles are available free to BCAB members, and cost just £20 for non members.
Q. The Get To Grips With... tutorials sound great, where can I find out more?
A. You can find out more and buy online from the following page:
Q. Can you tell me more about the seminars you offer?
A. We hold annual seminars for all BCAB members. Typical topics include using computers, introducing new technologies, and practical opportunities to try new access technologies.
Q. What sort of training courses do you provide?
A. We hold social training events for all BCAB members, with an emphasis on knowledge sharing. Typical topics include audio editing, shopping online, using GPS systems and social networking.
Q. It sounds as though BCAB membership has a lot to offer, how do I join?
A. You can join BCAB right away for just £21.50 for full membership.
Q. Can BCAB help with funding towards the cost of training?
A. Yes, we have funding available to all BCAB members. The following page has more information: