Community Involvement

As a Network Partner, BASIC TECH helps guide local Mudgeeraba seniors though the Be Connected online courses each Monday. 

BE CONNECTED is an Australian government initiative committed to increasing the confidence, skills, and online safety of older Australians (over 50).

Be Connected Program, Basic Tech | Computer & Technology Lessons Queensland

About the Program

Be Connected is an Australia wide initiative empowering all Australians to thrive in a digital world. Be Connected offers online learning resources as well as a Network of community partners (such as basictech) – who offer support so you can develop your digital skills and confidence.

For More info visit: 

https://beconnected.esafety.gov.au/

How it works

Learn at your own pace with the courses on everything from how to access the internet, make video calls or set up your device. 

​ Topics covered (but not limited to) are:

  • All about mobile phones, tablets and computers 
  • Staying safe online
  • Connecting to others via video calls
  • Registering for and using online banking and MyGov​
  • Social media apps 
  • Introduction to smart homes

BE CONNECTED COURSES ARE 100% FREE TO AUSTRALIANS OVER 50.

Register your interest in attending our free Mudgeeraba Monday sessions here: