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Get Your Digital Skills Up to Speed

Looking to brush up your digital skills? Get up to speed fast with free tech training videos designed for older adults from Digital Skills Ready@50+.


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Whatever you want to do these days, chances are some sort of screen will be involved. And because the technology used on those screens is constantly changing, AARP Foundation Digital Skills Ready@50+ has put together some tips and tricks to help you get up to speed — and stay safe.

Whether you’re looking to honor a volunteering commitment, start a personal passion project, or share with loved ones on social media, these video tutorials can help you fill in knowledge gaps to get the skills and confidence you need to navigate today’s digital world.

How to Deposit a Check Without Going to the Bank

Get step-by-step instructions on how to deposit checks from home with your smartphone or tablet. Watch Now

How to Join a Zoom Video Chat on Your Phone

Get step-by-step instructions for joining a virtual chat with friends or family on your smartphone. Watch Now

How To Detect A Scam

Protect yourself online — and on the phone — with these three crucial tips. Watch Now

Learn How to Stay Connected Using Social Media

Get an overview on using Facebook, Instagram, and other apps safely to stay in touch with friends and family. Watch Now

Find Volunteer Opportunities Online

Discover where to search online for volunteer opportunities that could help you stay active and meet new people. Watch Now

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