Online Knowledge

Helping you to navigate current and developing technologies, programs, and systems. Learn everything from internet banking to tips for working or studying from home and accessing government and health services online. 

Online Knowledge

Helping you to navigate current and developing technologies, programs, and systems. Learn everything from internet banking to tips for working or studying from home and accessing government and health services online. 

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Computer classes near you

The Be Connected Partner map has details of community organisations in the Be Connected Network that all share a passion for digital inclusion. Use the map to find organisations near you. Visit the website, type in your address or suburb in the search bar and then zoom out to find an organisation near you.

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Computer classes near you

The Be Connected Partner map has details of community organisations in the Be Connected Network that all share a passion for digital inclusion. Use the map to find organisations near you. Visit the website, type in your address or suburb in the search bar and then zoom out to find an organisation near you.
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Digital Ready for Daily Life

Digital Ready for Daily Life helps you get online safely and confidently so you can enjoy all of the opportunities digital tools and devices have to offer.

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Digital Ready for Daily Life

Digital Ready for Daily Life helps you get online safely and confidently so you can enjoy all of the opportunities digital tools and devices have to offer.
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Tasmanian Government

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Getting Started Online

Navigating the online world can be a little tricky at first, but this topic will teach you some essential skills to help you get started online.

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Getting Started Online

Navigating the online world can be a little tricky at first, but this topic will teach you some essential skills to help you get started online.
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Be Connected

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Learn online with Be Connected

The Be Connected learning website was created by the eSafety Commissioner. Find free online courses, articles and podcasts on everything from how to use your smartphone or tablet to cyber safety tips.

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Learn online with Be Connected

The Be Connected learning website was created by the eSafety Commissioner. Find free online courses, articles and podcasts on everything from how to use your smartphone or tablet to cyber safety tips.
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Be Connected

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Online Safety for Parents and Carers

How to help your child deal with online safety issues. Skills and advice on the big issues facing young people on the internet today, including: online gaming, cyberbullying, sexting, and pornography.

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Online Safety for Parents and Carers

How to help your child deal with online safety issues. Skills and advice on the big issues facing young people on the internet today, including: online gaming, cyberbullying, sexting, and pornography.
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eSafety Commissioner

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The Absolute Basics

New to computers? This is the perfect place to start. Learn the essentials of using a computer, laptop, tablet and smartphone, and find out about the internet, web browsers, web addresses and search engines.

Be Connected

The Absolute Basics

New to computers? This is the perfect place to start. Learn the essentials of using a computer, laptop, tablet and smartphone, and find out about the internet, web browsers, web addresses and search engines.
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Be Connected

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Computers and the Internet

Digital information, computers, the internet, online data security, and computing innovations. Learning modules and practice quizzes.

Khan Academy

Computers and the Internet

Digital information, computers, the internet, online data security, and computing innovations. Learning modules and practice quizzes.
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Khan Academy

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Digital Health

Now more than ever, people are relying on the internet to look after their health and wellbeing. Explore a range of learning resources on how to access online health services and find reliable, trustworthy information online.

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Digital Health

Now more than ever, people are relying on the internet to look after their health and wellbeing. Explore a range of learning resources on how to access online health services and find reliable, trustworthy information online.
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Good Things Foundation

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eSafety Kids

Resources for parents of children on safely entering the online world.

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eSafety Kids

Resources for parents of children on safely entering the online world.
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eSafety Commissioner

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Internet Banking

Online banking offers you the convenience of accessing your money at any time. This course shows you how online banking works on your computer, smartphone and tablet. We also have our very own pretend bank, Squirrel Bank, where you can practise key online banking tasks like paying bills, transferring money and checking your balance.

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Internet Banking

Online banking offers you the convenience of accessing your money at any time. This course shows you how online banking works on your computer, smartphone and tablet. We also have our very own pretend bank, Squirrel Bank, where you can practise key online banking tasks like paying bills, transferring money and checking your balance.
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Be Connected

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Intro to Digital Wellbeing

Learn how to develop and maintain healthy tech habits.

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Intro to Digital Wellbeing

Learn how to develop and maintain healthy tech habits.
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Google Garage

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Introduction to Buying and Selling Online

Learn how to stay safer when you buy and sell online from traditional retailers and online marketplaces, such as eBay. We also show you how to set up a PayPal account to pay for things online securely and how to protect your personal information and details while shopping online.

Be Connected

Introduction to Buying and Selling Online

Learn how to stay safer when you buy and sell online from traditional retailers and online marketplaces, such as eBay. We also show you how to set up a PayPal account to pay for things online securely and how to protect your personal information and details while shopping online.
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Be Connected

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Introduction to Digital Health

My Health Record is a safe and secure place where your key health information can be kept. When it’s up to date, it can give you a more complete picture of your health and is available to you and your healthcare providers whenever it’s needed, including in an emergency. This course introduces you to My Health Record.

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Introduction to Digital Health

My Health Record is a safe and secure place where your key health information can be kept. When it’s up to date, it can give you a more complete picture of your health and is available to you and your healthcare providers whenever it’s needed, including in an emergency. This course introduces you to My Health Record.
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Digitalhealth.gov.au

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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, link your Medicare and other government services to your myGov, how to claim medical expenses and control who sees your My Health Record information.

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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, link your Medicare and other government services to your myGov, how to claim medical expenses and control who sees your My Health Record information.
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Introduction to the nbn® network

This course will give you a better understanding of the nbn network, as well as the different plans available to you and advice on choosing an internet service provider (ISP).

Good Things Foundation

Introduction to the nbn® network

This course will give you a better understanding of the nbn network, as well as the different plans available to you and advice on choosing an internet service provider (ISP).
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Good Things Foundation

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Land Your Next Job

Learn how to write a CV, prepare for interviews, and land that next job.

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Land Your Next Job

Learn how to write a CV, prepare for interviews, and land that next job.
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Google Garage

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Online Safety for Parents and Carers

How to help your child deal with online safety issues. Skills and advice on the big issues facing young people on the internet today, including: online gaming, cyberbullying, sexting, and pornography.

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Online Safety for Parents and Carers

How to help your child deal with online safety issues. Skills and advice on the big issues facing young people on the internet today, including: online gaming, cyberbullying, sexting, and pornography.
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eSafety Commissioner

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Online Security

Understand why online security is important and what you can do to make sure your information is safe. From managing your passwords to using a public computer, you’ll find a range of tips on staying safe online.

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Online Security

Understand why online security is important and what you can do to make sure your information is safe. From managing your passwords to using a public computer, you’ll find a range of tips on staying safe online.
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Good Things Foundation

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Searching the Internet for Health and Wellbeing Information

If you have an internet connection and a computer, tablet or smartphone then health and wellbeing information is available to you at any time. You can find that information as quickly as you can search for it online.

Health My Way

Searching the Internet for Health and Wellbeing Information

If you have an internet connection and a computer, tablet or smartphone then health and wellbeing information is available to you at any time. You can find that information as quickly as you can search for it online.
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Health My Way

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Telehealth: What? Why? How?

Get access to healthcare by phone or video call, wherever you are.

Digitalhealth.gov.au

Telehealth: What? Why? How?

Get access to healthcare by phone or video call, wherever you are.
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Digitalhealth.gov.au

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The Absolute Basics

New to computers? This is the perfect place to start. Learn the essentials of using a computer, laptop, tablet and smartphone, and find out about the internet, web browsers, web addresses and search engines.

Be Connected

The Absolute Basics

New to computers? This is the perfect place to start. Learn the essentials of using a computer, laptop, tablet and smartphone, and find out about the internet, web browsers, web addresses and search engines.
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Be Connected

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Tips For Optimising In-Home Experience

These tips will help you make informed decisions about your connection, so you can have the best possible internet set-up in your home.

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Tips For Optimising In-Home Experience

These tips will help you make informed decisions about your connection, so you can have the best possible internet set-up in your home.
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nbn™ Australia

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Trustworthy Apps to Manage Your Health and Wellbeing

This is a list of tried and tested apps for you to download to your smartphone or tablet. Each one has a different health or wellbeing focus, so you might want to download a couple of them and see what they have to offer.

Be Connected

Trustworthy Apps to Manage Your Health and Wellbeing

This is a list of tried and tested apps for you to download to your smartphone or tablet. Each one has a different health or wellbeing focus, so you might want to download a couple of them and see what they have to offer.
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Be Connected

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Cloud-based storage services

Learn about what cloud-based storage services are and get some tips on saving data using cloud-based file storage services.

Regional Tech Hub

Cloud-based storage services

Learn about what cloud-based storage services are and get some tips on saving data using cloud-based file storage services.
Regional Tech Hub

Regional Tech Hub

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eSafety Kids

Resources for parents of children on safely entering the online world.

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eSafety Kids

Resources for parents of children on safely entering the online world.
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eSafety Commissioner

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Intro to Digital Wellbeing

Learn how to develop and maintain healthy tech habits.

Google Garage

Intro to Digital Wellbeing

Learn how to develop and maintain healthy tech habits.
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Google Garage

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Introduction to Buying and Selling Online

Learn how to stay safer when you buy and sell online from traditional retailers and online marketplaces, such as eBay. We also show you how to set up a PayPal account to pay for things online securely and how to protect your personal information and details while shopping online.

Be Connected

Introduction to Buying and Selling Online

Learn how to stay safer when you buy and sell online from traditional retailers and online marketplaces, such as eBay. We also show you how to set up a PayPal account to pay for things online securely and how to protect your personal information and details while shopping online.
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Be Connected

Google

Introduction to Generative AI

This course from Google provides an overview of generative AI concepts, from the fundamentals of large language models to responsible AI principles.

Introduction to Generative AI

This course from Google provides an overview of generative AI concepts, from the fundamentals of large language models to responsible AI principles.
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Introduction to the nbn® network

This course will give you a better understanding of the nbn network, as well as the different plans available to you and advice on choosing an internet service provider (ISP).

Good Things Foundation

Introduction to the nbn® network

This course will give you a better understanding of the nbn network, as well as the different plans available to you and advice on choosing an internet service provider (ISP).
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Good Things Foundation

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Making the most of your nbn® connection

This course explores how you can make the most of your home Wi-Fi connection. You'll learn tips on making sure your connection is as strong as possible and it's reaching the places it needs to. You’ll also learn how to troubleshoot if your nbn® connection isn’t working as it should, as well as some of the other things you can do with your nbn® connection apart from browsing the internet.

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Making the most of your nbn® connection

This course explores how you can make the most of your home Wi-Fi connection. You'll learn tips on making sure your connection is as strong as possible and it's reaching the places it needs to. You’ll also learn how to troubleshoot if your nbn® connection isn’t working as it should, as well as some of the other things you can do with your nbn® connection apart from browsing the internet.
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Good Things Foundation

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Online Safety for Parents and Carers

How to help your child deal with online safety issues. Skills and advice on the big issues facing young people on the internet today, including: online gaming, cyberbullying, sexting, and pornography.

eSafety Commissioner

Online Safety for Parents and Carers

How to help your child deal with online safety issues. Skills and advice on the big issues facing young people on the internet today, including: online gaming, cyberbullying, sexting, and pornography.
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eSafety Commissioner

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Paying Safely Online

In this course, you will learn how to pay safely online through a number of different options. We will compare the different ways you can pay online and see which you think will work best for you. This course will also teach you what to do with faulty good purchased online, or with goods that don't arrive.

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Paying Safely Online

In this course, you will learn how to pay safely online through a number of different options. We will compare the different ways you can pay online and see which you think will work best for you. This course will also teach you what to do with faulty good purchased online, or with goods that don't arrive.
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Be Connected

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Set up and perform regular backups

Backing up and having backups mean you can restore your files if something goes wrong. It is a precautionary measure so that your data is accessible in case something happens to your computer or device.

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Set up and perform regular backups

Backing up and having backups mean you can restore your files if something goes wrong. It is a precautionary measure so that your data is accessible in case something happens to your computer or device.
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Australian Cyber Security Centre

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Telehealth: What? Why? How?

Get access to healthcare by phone or video call, wherever you are.

Digitalhealth.gov.au

Telehealth: What? Why? How?

Get access to healthcare by phone or video call, wherever you are.
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Digitalhealth.gov.au

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The eSafety Guide

Learn about the latest games, apps and social media, including how to protect your information and report inappropriate content.

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The eSafety Guide

Learn about the latest games, apps and social media, including how to protect your information and report inappropriate content.
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eSafety Commissioner

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Tips For Optimising In-Home Experience

These tips will help you make informed decisions about your connection, so you can have the best possible internet set-up in your home.

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Tips For Optimising In-Home Experience

These tips will help you make informed decisions about your connection, so you can have the best possible internet set-up in your home.
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nbn™ Australia

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Tips to improve your internet experience

Learn more about setting up your internet services for the best possible experience.

Regional Tech Hub

Tips to improve your internet experience

Learn more about setting up your internet services for the best possible experience.
Regional Tech Hub

Regional Tech Hub

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Trustworthy Apps to Manage Your Health and Wellbeing

This is a list of tried and tested apps for you to download to your smartphone or tablet. Each one has a different health or wellbeing focus, so you might want to download a couple of them and see what they have to offer.

Be Connected

Trustworthy Apps to Manage Your Health and Wellbeing

This is a list of tried and tested apps for you to download to your smartphone or tablet. Each one has a different health or wellbeing focus, so you might want to download a couple of them and see what they have to offer.
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Be Connected

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Using a VPN

This page provides an overview of how Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) work, the possible impact of using VPNs on your connection, and some suggestions on improving your connection over a VPN.

Regional Tech Hub

Using a VPN

This page provides an overview of how Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) work, the possible impact of using VPNs on your connection, and some suggestions on improving your connection over a VPN.
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Regional Tech Hub

Regional Tech Hub

Video conferencing tips

Check out these tips to improve your experience when videoconferencing over platforms such as Zoom, Microsoft Teams, or Skype

Regional Tech Hub

Video conferencing tips

Check out these tips to improve your experience when videoconferencing over platforms such as Zoom, Microsoft Teams, or Skype
Regional Tech Hub

Regional Tech Hub

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Video Troubleshooting Guide

Optimise your telehealth video conferencing performance with this troubleshooting guide.

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Video Troubleshooting Guide

Optimise your telehealth video conferencing performance with this troubleshooting guide.
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nbn™ Australia

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Working from home

Learn the basics to get started working from home. Explore video tools for online meetings, apps for managing projects, and get tips on how to adapt to remote working.

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Working from home

Learn the basics to get started working from home. Explore video tools for online meetings, apps for managing projects, and get tips on how to adapt to remote working.
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Good Things Foundation

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Building AI

Building AI is a free online course where you’ll learn about the actual algorithms that make creating AI methods possible. 

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Building AI

Building AI is a free online course where you’ll learn about the actual algorithms that make creating AI methods possible. 
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Google Garage

Regional Tech Hub

Cloud-based storage services

Learn about what cloud-based storage services are and get some tips on saving data using cloud-based file storage services.

Regional Tech Hub

Cloud-based storage services

Learn about what cloud-based storage services are and get some tips on saving data using cloud-based file storage services.
Regional Tech Hub

Regional Tech Hub

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eSafety Kids

Resources for parents of children on safely entering the online world.

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eSafety Kids

Resources for parents of children on safely entering the online world.
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eSafety Commissioner

Google

Introduction to Generative AI

This course from Google provides an overview of generative AI concepts, from the fundamentals of large language models to responsible AI principles.

Introduction to Generative AI

This course from Google provides an overview of generative AI concepts, from the fundamentals of large language models to responsible AI principles.
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Online Safety for Parents and Carers

How to help your child deal with online safety issues. Skills and advice on the big issues facing young people on the internet today, including: online gaming, cyberbullying, sexting, and pornography.

eSafety Commissioner

Online Safety for Parents and Carers

How to help your child deal with online safety issues. Skills and advice on the big issues facing young people on the internet today, including: online gaming, cyberbullying, sexting, and pornography.
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eSafety Commissioner

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Programming for Everyone

This course aims to teach everyone the basics of programming computers using Python. We cover the basics of how one constructs a program from a series of simple instructions in Python.

Programming for Everyone

This course aims to teach everyone the basics of programming computers using Python. We cover the basics of how one constructs a program from a series of simple instructions in Python.
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Set up and perform regular backups

Backing up and having backups mean you can restore your files if something goes wrong. It is a precautionary measure so that your data is accessible in case something happens to your computer or device.

Australian Cyber Security Centre

Set up and perform regular backups

Backing up and having backups mean you can restore your files if something goes wrong. It is a precautionary measure so that your data is accessible in case something happens to your computer or device.
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Australian Cyber Security Centre

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The eSafety Guide

Learn about the latest games, apps and social media, including how to protect your information and report inappropriate content.

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The eSafety Guide

Learn about the latest games, apps and social media, including how to protect your information and report inappropriate content.
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eSafety Commissioner

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Tips For Optimising In-Home Experience

These tips will help you make informed decisions about your connection, so you can have the best possible internet set-up in your home.

nbn™ Australia

Tips For Optimising In-Home Experience

These tips will help you make informed decisions about your connection, so you can have the best possible internet set-up in your home.
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nbn™ Australia

Regional Tech Hub

Tips to improve your internet experience

Learn more about setting up your internet services for the best possible experience.

Regional Tech Hub

Tips to improve your internet experience

Learn more about setting up your internet services for the best possible experience.
Regional Tech Hub

Regional Tech Hub

Regional Tech Hub

Using a VPN

This page provides an overview of how Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) work, the possible impact of using VPNs on your connection, and some suggestions on improving your connection over a VPN.

Regional Tech Hub

Using a VPN

This page provides an overview of how Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) work, the possible impact of using VPNs on your connection, and some suggestions on improving your connection over a VPN.
Regional Tech Hub

Regional Tech Hub

Regional Tech Hub

Video conferencing tips

Check out these tips to improve your experience when videoconferencing over platforms such as Zoom, Microsoft Teams, or Skype

Regional Tech Hub

Video conferencing tips

Check out these tips to improve your experience when videoconferencing over platforms such as Zoom, Microsoft Teams, or Skype
Regional Tech Hub

Regional Tech Hub

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Video Troubleshooting Guide

Optimise your telehealth video conferencing performance with this troubleshooting guide.

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Video Troubleshooting Guide

Optimise your telehealth video conferencing performance with this troubleshooting guide.
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nbn™ Australia

You’re ahead of the pack when it comes to knowledge of current and emerging technologies, but don’t stop here!
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Continue your digital learning journey with Google

Get the right skills to reach your business or career goals.

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Continue your digital learning journey with Google

Get the right skills to reach your business or career goals.
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Google Garage

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Using the internet on behalf of others

If you are using the internet for someone else, then here are some tips for effective and safe support.

Using the internet on behalf of others

If you are using the internet for someone else, then here are some tips for effective and safe support.

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