Computer Classes

​Computer classes are available for free at Rotorua Library

If you want to get started with computers or try out a new programme or app then these classes are for you. Classes cover a variety of topics including Spark Jump​.

Numbers are limited and classes fill fast. Book into a class online or contact us to enrol in one or more of the classes. 

Class Times

Classes run from 11am-12pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays during School Term in the Internet Area on the First Floor.

3rd January              11:00am-12 noon                          Setting Up Email
8th January              11:00am-12 noon                          Facebook
10th January            11:00am-12 noon                          Digital Photos
15th January            11:00am-12 noon                          Google Drive
17th January            11:00am-12 noon                          Slide Shows
22nd January           11:00am-12 noon                          Word 1 (text formatting)
24th January            11:00am-12 noon                          Word 2 (editing)
29th January            11:00am-12 noon                          Spark Jump
31st January            11:00am-12 noon                          Slide Shows

5th February             11:00am-12 noon                        Setting Up Email
7th February            11:00am-12 noon                         Google & the Internet
12th February          11:00am-12 noon                         Spark Jump
14th February          11:00am-12 noon                         Intro to Slide Shows
19th February          11:00am-12 noon                         Trademe
21st February          11:00am-12 noon                         Home Finance
26th February          11:00am-12 noon                         Digital Photos (phone cords required)
28th February          11:00am-12 noon                         Spark Jump

4th March                11:00am-12 noon                         Digital Design (desktop publisher)

For more details, or to enrol go to or ask staff at the library.

What is Spark Jump?

Spark Jump workshops are for families with children up to the age of 18 who do not have an internet connection in their homes. You will be issued with a free wifi modem and an initial 30GB of data. There is no fixed contract - just top up with $10 for 30GB when you can.

Please book into a workshop and bring with you your email address and password with you, if you have one, so that you can set up your prepay account.

Find out more about Spark Jump


Online courses

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