In the computer and IT training voluntary work abroad program,you will assist in providing free computer training to under-privileged people in rural communities. You may provide instruction on subjects such as: an introduction to computers and Windows, internet skills, Microsoft Office Suite programs, Front page, Publisher, and typing skills. In addition, you may also present computer hardware training, depending on your knowledge and skills. The focus of this volunteer work is to give training to the students in the school and the unskilled youth in the community. Make your volunteer time count byteaching as a computer volunteer and make an impact to bridge the digital gap for Ghana students.
A Day in the Life
You may spend your time preparing handouts or teaching manuals, as well as maintaining the hardware and software on the computers.
Background in computer technology or knowledge of software programs.
Minimum Stay: 1 week.
Maximum Stay: 6 months.
Program is available year-round.
Host family with typically 3 meals daily.
What to Bring
Computer accessories, software, teaching manuals, laptops, USB memory drive, and small computer hardware such as memory to upgrade computers.