UR Potential are an Online Centre providing Drop ins and courses for community members to access IT and the internet safely and in a relaxed environment. Whether you are a beginner and need support using a computer or want to know how to apply for a job online, create a CV or shop safely on the internet or use Facebook, we can support your learning needs.
We are thrilled to have secured funding through The Future Digital Inclusion Fund, a programme funded by the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) to help 1 million people to improve their digital skills over a 5 year period. Our project aims to get 200 people online!
UR Potential can access Basic Online Skills courses and support learners in their digital learning journey using the Learn My Way support tools
To access our Drop ins or our courses call us on 01253 344398 to find out where they are being held in the local areas.
Alternatively, you can get started at home! Here is a step by step guide on how to register on Learn My Way and be in with a chance of winning a £20 gift voucher!
- Visit www.learnmyway.com
- Click “Create an account”
- Complete online registration form, using the centre number 3451321
- Complete at least 4 easy modules
- Complete “Staying Healthy” module
Come and #BeOnline!
From 27th February till 12th March it is #BeOnline17. We will be having drop ins every Tuesday and Thursday at the URPotential offices between 10am to 1pm, and every Friday at St Peters Church on Lytham Road, Blackpool 1pm to 3pm, where we can support you in getting online, typing up a CV, or conducting a job search!
So why not come down for a brew and see how easy it is to #BeOnline!
Want to be a Digital Champion?
Could you support someone to learn how to keep in touch with friends & family through Skype or Facetime? Use social media safely? Apply for a job? Then you could be one of our digital champions!
We are always looking for people to volunteer for us as a digital champion at our drop ins and support on our courses.
If you would like to become a digital champion or would like to know more information about the opportunity, please contact us on 01253 344398 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
See below for our success stories (download .doc) :