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Free Computer Classes


Free Computer classes

Helping Sheffield Get Online

The Sheffield Online Project works to tackle the problem of Digital Exclusion across Sheffield. There are no start dates or end dates, just ongoing advice and support tailored to the needs of individual learners.

Free Drop-in Computer classes across Sheffield

Across Sheffield there are now a large number of venues offering free drop-in computer classes. At these classes you can learn to use computers and other devices, from the very basics, to get you up to speed in the digital age. Don’t worry if you have never used a computer before, our tutors are here to guide you through every step.

List of centres:

St Mary’s Church, Bramall Lane S2 4QZ  Fri 13:30 -15:30

Burngreave TARA, Vestry Hall 2 Burngreave Road, S3 9DD Tues 13:00 -15:00

Stannington TARA, Hall Park Head Centre, S6 5QU  Thurs 10:00 -12:00

Westminster TARA, 53 Westminster Crescent, S10 4EU Coming soon

Stubbin Community Centre, Fairthorn Road, S5 6LY Fri 10:00 – 12:00

Heeley Green Community Centre, 344 Gleadless Road,  S2 3AJ Mon 10:00 – 12:00

Balfour House, Horner Close, Stocksbridge, S36 1LQ  Tues 10:00 – 12:00

Firth Park Community Arts College, Fircroft Avenue S5 0SD Tues 16.30 -19.00

Hanover TARA, 345 Exeter Drive, S3 7UE Mon & Thurs 14:00-16:00

SACHMA, 84 Andover Street, S3 9EH Mon 13:00-15:00

Remploy, Synergy Building, Campo Lane, S1 2EL Fri 10:00-12:00

If you are unsure as to where your nearest session is please take a look at this map of all of our computer classes in Sheffield.

Free tutor-led classes in your local library

Most smaller libraries now have computer facilities, but did you know that you can get help from a tutor at our guided sessions?

The tutors can help you with all aspects of using a computer, and, if you are a complete beginner we can get you going.

Find a library or list of libraries to go to below.

Firth Park - Mon 10:00-12:00

Manor - Coming soon

Hillsborough - Tues 10:00-12:00

Totley - Tues 10:00-12:00

Central - Tues 10:00-12:00

Parson Cross - Tues 10:00-12:00

Highfield - Wed 10:00-12:00

Crystal Peaks - Wed 10:00-12:00

Chapeltown - Wed 10:00-12:00

Walkley - Wed 13:30-15:30

Greenhill - Fri 10:00-12:00

Gleadless - Fri 13:00-15:00

If you are unsure as to where your nearest session is please take a look at this map of all of our computer classes in Sheffield.

Free courses run in Meersbrook/Heeley

Learning on Your Doorstep Sessions at Sheffield Online at Meersbrook Hall

9am – 12pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays

1 – 4pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays

Book by phone on 0114 399 1070

If you live elsewhere in Sheffield, ring the same number to find out about sessions running near to where you live. Absolutely no previous knowledge of computers is required, and our ‘no jargon’ approach means that you don’t have to worry about learning technical terms and can get on with enjoying the benefits of being online, so why not join the hundreds of people who’ve come to us and found that it’s never too late to learn!

Who to contact

Contact Name
Heeley Development Trust
Contact Position
Sheffield online
0114 399 1070

Where to go

Sheffield Online - Varouse venues
Meersbrook Hall
Brook road
South Yorkshire
S8 9FL

When is it on?

Time / Date Details
Session Information
9:00 -5:00

Other Details


Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
Age Range
18 years to

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