Shaw University - Digital Skills Ready@50+ program

Shaw University’s School of Arts, Sciences, and Humanities is partnering with Senior Planet from AARP to help people over 50 learn new online skills. When you sign up for the Digital Skills Ready@50+ program, you’ll gain the essential skills you need to navigate an increasingly digital world.

Whether you’re looking for a job, exploring entrepreneurship, or hoping to stay connected with family and friends, Digital Skills Ready@50+ classes and workshops offer training on a wide range of technologies, from video conferencing to online job search tools to office productivity software.

The classes are 75 minutes, twice a week for five weeks, and will begin on January 10, 2023. 

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Call: 919-278-2661


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Only 25 Seats available. Certificate upon completion.

Please answer all questions below. These questions are necessary to ensure that the Digital Skills Training Program reaches a diverse audience. The information you provide is confidential and will not affect your eligibility for enrollment into the Program. 

Program Dates:  
January 10 – February 9, 2023
Tuesday and Thursday

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First Name *
Last Name *
Email Address *
Cell Number *
Address 1 *
Address 2
City *
State *
Zip Code *
Have you ever used a computer? 
If yes, for what purposes have you used a computer?
Have you ever taken a course that teaches digital skills?
Have you previously taken a Senior Planet Digital Skills Ready @ 50+ class? 
What is your age? 
How many people, including yourself, are part of your household?
What was your household income (2021)?
What is your gender identity?
Please describe
What is your current employment status?
If you are unemployed, how long have you been without a job?
Are you of Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin or descent?
Which of the following best describes your race?
Please Describe
Do you have access to any computing device(s)?
Check all that apply
Do you currently have internet access at home?
Generally, how often do you use the internet on a digital device?
How comfortable are you with using a smartphone?
How comfortable are you with using a computer/laptop?
Why do you want to enroll in the Digital Skills Training Course?
Check all that apply
Do you have a car or have access to transportation?

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January 10, 2023

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February 9, 2023





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