Introduction to iOS

You will learn the basic setup and common features for the iPhone/iPad. It will cover the basics such as phone settings and management of contacts and communications. You will also learn the different ways to take photos and videos using your phone! This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in iOS platform and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Introduction to Android

Android Introduction to Android 1. Get to know your Android device. 2. Manage basic settings and navigate common features. 3. Enhance phone security with a screen lock. 4. Learn how to take photos and videos on your device. You will learn the basic setup and common features for Android devices. It will cover the basics such as phone settings and management of contacts and communications. You will also learn the different ways to take photos and videos using your phone! This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in Android platform and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Advanced iOS

You will be introduced to the advanced features for iPhone/iPad. including the creation of an Apple ID.This includes creating a personal Apple ID, navigating the App store to download applications and set permissions for applications. You will also see how Siri can help you with your daily tasks! This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in iOS platform and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Advanced Android

You will learn the advanced features for Android devices, including the creation of a Google Play account. You will learn how to navigate and use the features of the App store, and learn how to personalize your Android devices. You will also see how Google Assistant can help you with your daily tasks! This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in Android platform and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Basic Computer

You will learn the basics components and usage of Windows 10. It will cover the basics such as understanding the difference between hardware and software, Windows set up, customisation and system protection within a computer. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Staying Safe Online

You will learn types of cyber threats and tips how to protect yourself from these cyber criminals. You will also learn the types of falsehood and learn tips on how to discern online falsehood. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Chinese Inputs

*Available in Mandarin

You will learn on how to set up the Chinese language keyboard on your computer, and be exposed to the basics to type or input Chinese characters using Hanyu Pinyin and Chinese handwriting strokes. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Facebook

You will learn how to connect with your family and friends digitally on social networking sites (e.g. Facebook / Instagram). You will be introduced to social. networking and its benefits, on how to create and account, customise your profile and exploring its features. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Be an Instagrammer

You will learn how to connect with your family and friends digitally on social networking sites (e.g. Facebook / Instagram). You will be introduced to social. networking and its benefits, on how to create and account, customise your profile and exploring its features. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

WhatsApp

You will discover the benefits of using mobile chatting apps as a form of electronic communication, with the ability to stay connected with your family and friends at any time, and anywhere. You will learn on how to create your account, manage your chats and send your messages to multiple people at the same time This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platform and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

WeChat

You will discover the benefits of using mobile chatting apps as a form of electronic communication, with the ability to stay connected with your family and friends at any time, and anywhere. You will learn on how to create your account, manage your chats and send your messages to multiple people at the same time This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platform and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

E-Entertainment

You will discover useful mobile apps that will provide you with great source of entertainment. You will learn how to search and watch videos on YouTube and catch-up TV on Toggle, as well as tuning in to listen to your favourite radio stations using MeRadio. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Email

You will discover the benefits of using email as a form of electronic communication, with the ability to access it anytime, and anywhere. You will learn on how to create your personal email account, and to reach out to multiple people at the same time. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platform and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Video Conference Mobile App

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be confident of joining a Zoom conference and conduct safe practices while using the app. They will learn how to navigate through a Zoom meeting as a participant and understand how to host a Zoom meeting. Participants will be able to join the various activities and seminars hosted on Zoom that are available online.

Google Drive

You will learn about the benefits and convenience with using online storage and file sharing on cloud services (e.g. Dropbox / Google Drive). You will learn how to create a cloud storage account, and to manage your documents at your fingertips! This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Navigating Around Singapore

You will discover useful tools to make your commuting journey around Singapore more efficient and less time-consuming. You will learn ways to plan your journey ahead of time, and get to your destination using public transport in the shortest time possible. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Shop & Pay Online

You will discover useful online shopping apps (e.g. Shopee/ Fave/ GrabFood) that allows you to search and purchase a variety of products online, ranging from food, clothes to even groceries, and make use of online payment to complete your purchase This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Mobile E-Payments

You will learn the basics on how to make online transactions like fund transfer and bill payment on your mobile banking apps (e.g. POSB/DBS/OCBC), as well as exploring the bank’s digital wallet for epayment. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Advanced Selling

In this course, we will equip you with practical knowledge and skills to improve your Carousell store. Learn the various tips and trick to build your brand on Carousell to manage a successful store.

E-Travel

You will discover the benefits of using mobile chatting apps as a form of electronic communication, with the ability to stay connected with your family and friends at any time, and anywhere. You will learn on how to create your account, manage your chats and send your messages to multiple people at the same time This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platform and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Digital Banking

*Available in English

You will discover the benefits of using mobile chatting apps as a form of electronic communication, with the ability to stay connected with your family and friends at any time, and anywhere. You will learn on how to create your account, manage your chats and send your messages to multiple people at the same time This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platform and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Digital Photo Editing

You will learn how to edit and enhance your photos using mobile photo editing app (e.g. Meitu xiu xiu). Besides that, you will also learn how to add stickers to beautify your photos before sharing them with your loved ones! This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Mobile photography

The advancement of our smartphone cameras have enable us to take high-quality photos. In this course, you will learn the basic functions of your smartphone camera and framing techniques in taking a good photo.

Mobile videography

Smartphone cameras allow you to produce videos of good quality, enabling you to record videos of you and your family during your holidays. In this course, we aim to provide you with the various techniques of making a video and the opportunity to apply these techniques to record your own video.

Video Editing Using Smartphone

You will learn how to edit your videos with photos, pictures, music, sound effects, and more! This course aims to provide you with the various techniques of video editing to create an awesome video. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device.

Google Photos

You will learn how to edit and enhance your photos using the Google Photos app. Besides that, you will also learn how to store, manage and share these beautiful photos with your loved ones! This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platform and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy. For more information on course registration, please contact our Silver Infocomm Junctions This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Google Photos

You will learn how to edit and enhance your photos using the Google Photos app. Besides that, you will also learn how to store, manage and share these beautiful photos with your loved ones! This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platform and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy. For more information on course registration, please contact our Silver Infocomm Junctions This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Google Drive

You will learn about the benefits and convenience with using online storage and file sharing on cloud services (e.g. Dropbox / Google Drive). You will learn how to create a cloud storage account, and to manage your documents at your fingertips! This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Dropbox

You will learn about the benefits and convenience with using online storage and file sharing on cloud services (e.g. Dropbox / Google Drive). You will learn how to create a cloud storage account, and to manage your documents at your fingertips! This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Government Digital Services

You will learn how to access commonly used government digital services such as SingPass and Ask Jamie. Understanding the usage of SingPass will allow you to access a greater array of other government services that requires SingPass login. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device.

If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

SkillsFuture for Digital Community / Basic Digital Skills

You will learn essential skills in using your mobile devices for daily activities, such as searching for information, communicating through email or mobile chatting apps. You will also learn how to conduct online transactions and epayments, accessing government digital services and discover useful cyber security tips to stay safe online. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

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Understanding SingPass

This class will introduce to participants commonly used government digital services, in particular, SingPass. The basics will be covered, such as how to set up a SingPass account, and how to update your phone number. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and stepby-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

E-Health and E-Wellness

You will discover ways on how to better manage your health, using mobile apps such as Health Buddy and Healthy365. You will be given tips and recommendations on how you can use the app to cater to your fitness needs and interests. This course is tailored to suit the learning pace of seniors, and step-by-step guides will be provided during the class. It will be conducted in mobile platforms and you are encouraged to bring your own device. If you are a Singaporean or Permanent Resident aged 50 years and above, you can enjoy subsidised course fees under the National Silver Academy.

Learn To Code Using Scratch

Specially designed for people who are new to coding. This course introduces design-based computational thinking using Scratch. Students will be taught programming concepts, and practice how to apply them through hands-on coding challenges and project-based learning.