Introduction to Apple iPad

What is special about this course?

This short course is ideal for anyone looking to get to grips with their Apple iPad/Android tablet. We can also create a voucher for you to gift to a recipient who would find this course useful.

The course will take place in our IT Hub, UHI Perth, Crieff Road Campus, PH1 2NX.

Cost = £25

You will learn:

What is the iPad/Android tablet?

  • General discussion of what an iPad/Android tablet is and what you can do with it

Basic iPad use

  • Switching on/off
  • Battery/charging
  • Sleep/Wake/Unlock/Access Codes
  • Home Screen
  • Apps/Icons

Connecting to Wireless

  • Connecting to wireless network/hotspot
  • Removing a network

Using the Internet

  • Opening Safari/Google Chrome (web browser)
  • Entering a web address
  • Scrolling/zooming a web page
  • Searching the web


  • Explanation of the Apps stores
  • Signing in/creating account
  • Opening iStore/Google Play and browsing apps

Using the Camera

  • Opening the camera
  • Taking pictures
  • Viewing/deleting stored images


  • Creating an email account/logging in
  • Creating/sending messages
  • Attaching photographs taken with the camera to messages


Please bring your iPad/Android tablet with you.

How will I study my course?

    Where can I study my course?

      • Perth College UHI

    Start date

    Various start dates available throughout the year.



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