Introduction to Dolphin Guide

Dolphin Supernova(1 day)

Background

Dolphin Guide is an ideal program to help visually impaired users to access their computers in a very simple non-taxing way.

Who should attend

Dolphin Guide is ideal for anybody who:

  • is blind, partially-sighted or has memory problems
  • has little or no computer experience and is looking for an easy-to-learn solution
  • has little or no technical ability, or lacks the motivation or the capability to acquire and retain technical knowledge

What you will learn

Most of the basic tasks for which computers are used plus a lot more.

Course Outline

  • Creating documents and letters
  • Sending and receiving emails
  • Browsing the Internet
  • Time and need dictating, any or all of the following:
    • Magnifying handwritten letters, pictures and diagrams
    • Listening to Podcasts
    • Use of BBC iPlayer
    • Scanning and reading books
    • Listening to internet radio
    • Downloading News
    • Creating and using an Address Book
    • Using Skype (Internet phone)
    • Playing computer games