Why is this website called Broadband for Seniors?

‘Broadband’ is a technical term used to describe wide bandwidth characteristics of a transmission medium. In the context of the Broadband for Seniors program, this term refers to the opportunity to broaden our minds by embracing modern information and communication technology.

Why is this website called Broadband for Seniors?2016-03-17T12:30:57+10:00

If I am not able to visit a BFS Kiosk location, can I still use the Online Tutorials offered on this website?

If you do not have a BFS Kiosk in the vicinity of your residence or cannot attend a Kiosk for health or any other reasons, you still can make full use of the Online Tutorials via your computer at home or any other location with Internet connection. If required, you can call the BFS Helpline to request initial assistance how […]

If I am not able to visit a BFS Kiosk location, can I still use the Online Tutorials offered on this website?2015-09-04T10:11:58+10:00

If I am not able to visit a kiosk, can I use the online tutorials at home?

If you do not have a BFS kiosk nearby or you cannot attend a kiosk for other reasons, you still can make full use of the Online Tutorials via your computer at home or any other location with Internet connection. If required, you can call the BFS Helpline to request initial assistance how to sign into and use […]

If I am not able to visit a kiosk, can I use the online tutorials at home?2015-06-02T17:46:01+10:00

What does the BFS training cover?

The training at a BFS kiosk covers:

  • word processing
  • web browsing
  • sending emails.

Additional training needs would need to be negotiated between seniors and volunteer tutors.

What does the BFS training cover?2015-04-29T14:18:00+10:00