Learn about the latest GPS technology and discover a new way to travel (Melbourne North West)

Details

Date 01 Aug 2020

Time 09:00 AM

Contact

Vision Australia Sunshine

Address Online, Melbourne North West , VIC

Phone 8378 1100

Email sunshinevic@visionaustralia.org

Overview

Join our special course to explore the exciting advancements in GPS app technology, that can make getting around easier.

You can join this six-part course from the safety and convenience of your own home.

Our Orientation and Mobility Specialists will help you to discover a range of GPS applications that can increase your confidence and safety when travelling.

Topics to be covered:

  • Session 1: How can GPS technology help your travel?
  • Session 2: Using Google maps for navigation 
  • Session 3: Public transport apps 
  • Session 4: Aira and Be My Guide (connect via phone camera to a trained professional or friend to assist with navigation and daily tasks)
  • Session 5: Using augmented reality to travel indoors with the app Clew
  • Session 6: Learn more about your world with 3D sound using Soundscape

Date:

Please contact us to arrange dates and times convenient for you.

Bookings:

Places are limited. Please contact us to arrange dates and times convenient for you.

To book:

How to join:

This program is run online, so you can join from your own home.

It's simple to join!

Once you have booked you will receive a link to click on when the session starts.

If you like, our help desk can support you in getting set up, just mention it when making your booking.

Cost:

This series can be funded through your NDIS plan, My Aged Care or privately funded. Please contact us if you would like to know how to arrange funding.

Bookings:

Places are limited. Please contact us to arrange dates and times convenient for you.

To book: