Personal Internet Skills

The links and information sources on this page will assist you to get the most out of what the internet has to offer.

By improving your internet usage skills you can better maximise the opportunities and benefits available from being on-line.


Training opportunities

Loading Ruapehu Workshop Schedule

During 2016,  Council is seeking to organise community internet workshops under the Loading Ruapehu programme. These will be advertised at the time or check back for an up to date schedule.

The following training providers run regular computer and internet training programmes:

Learning to keep safe on-line

Keeping your personal information and whanau safe on-line is a critical aspect of internet usage. There are a number organisations dedicated to assisting you do this. Learn about child safety, passwords, cyber bullying, security, scams, social media and more.

Learn the basics

Technology is getting easier and easier to use and ther are some great (free) resources available for building your skills and confidence.

How fast am I going?

Test how fast your internet link is here: Internet Speed Test





Page reviewed: 05 Aug 2016 8:26am