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Introduction to myGov

Find out how myGov can make managing your online government services easy and convenient. We show you, step-by-step, how to set up and use your own myGov account safely, including claiming medical expenses and controlling who sees your My Health Record information. The courses in this topic are:

  • All about myGov
  • Setting up myGov
  • Linking services in myGov
  • Claiming Medicare with myGov
  • My Health Record and myGov

Introduction to online banking

Using your computer to control your finances can be done safely and securely at any time of the day or night. We show you how online banking works, how to get started and we have our very own pretend bank, Squirrel Bank, to help practise common online banking tasks on a desktop or laptop computer. The courses in this topic are:

  • Getting started with online banking
  • Setting up online banking
  • Online banking basics practice area
  • Managing payments online practice area

Practice area for smartphones and tablets

Build your tapping, swiping, scrolling and zooming skills and learn how to use key features of smart devices at home or out and about. These activities are perfect for beginners working on a smartphone or tablet.

  • Tapping and swiping
  • Scrolling and zooming
  • Using the on-screen keyboard
  • Closing pop ups
  • Using the search feature
  • Using other touchscreens (ATM)

Apple iPhone - Doing more

Have fun and stay safer with your iPhone. We show you how to use the camera to take and share great photos, how to block nuisance callers, and get some peace and quiet with the clever Do Not Disturb feature. We also look at how you can save and easily find files on your phone, and how to enter the wonderful world of listening to radio podcasts.

  • Using the camera
  • Messages and privacy
  • Saving and sharing files
  • Listening to podcasts

Apple iPad: Doing more

Have fun and stay safer with your iPad. We show you how to use the camera to take great photos, how to block nuisance messages and how to get some peace and quiet with the clever Do Not Disturb feature. We also look at how you can save and easily find files on your iPad, and how to enter the wonderful world of listening to radio podcasts.

  • Using the camera
  • Messages and privacy
  • Saving and sharing files
  • Listening to podcasts

Android phone: Doing more

Have fun and stay safer with your Android phone. We show you how to use the camera to take and share great photos, how to block nuisance callers, and get some peace and quiet with the clever Do not disturb feature. We also look at how you can save and easily find files on your phone, and how to enter the wonderful world of listening to radio podcasts.

  • Using the camera
  • Messages and privacy
  • Saving and sharing files
  • Listening to podcasts

Android tablet: Doing more

Have fun and stay safer with your Android tablet. We show you how to use the camera to take great photos, how to block nuisance messages and how to get some peace and quiet with the clever Do not disturb feature. We also look at how you can save and easily find files on your tablet, and how to enter the wonderful world of listening to radio podcasts.

  • Using the camera
  • Messages and privacy
  • Saving and sharing files
  • Listening to podcasts