If you want to learn about technology and are put off by the cost of courses and training you now have a great resource to learn about basic and everyday technology for free. The Australian Government has provided a website with a series of lessons covering topics such as what is a computer?, What is a tablet? How to search for things online and how to avoid scams.
There are many more skills covered on the website and if you join you can log in and save your progress and you complete each lesson.
Visit the Be Connected website and see if there is a topic you would like to learn more about. It is free so why not give it a go.