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In 2013 we resolved 96% of computer problems during the first visit!

In 2013, we resolved 96% of computer problems during the first visit!

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About us

About us

So why students?

Our support team is fully staffed by IT students from your local area. They’re ideally suited to help you sort out your IT problems because they work with computers every day and they know all about the latest IT developments. Every one of our students:

  • Undergoes a 5 hour induction
  • Provides at least 2 references
  • Undergoes a CRB check
  • Provides a passport, utility bill and letter from their university as proof of identity
  • Is fully insured

Our latest tweets

  • "Tech support" scammers tricking people into bogus support fees w/ antivirus downloads designed to fail via @guardian - 10 hours ago
  • Our training session for Shepherd's Bush Housing @sbhgroup1 yesterday #digitalinclusion - 2 days ago
  • "To really help people, turn the jobcentre into a social enterprise" via @Guardianpublic - 3 days ago

Student spotlight

Name: Spencer
Age: 24
University: Brunel University
Primary service area: Middlesex
Specialty: Troubleshooting, Teaching

"I have over five years experience in IT in industry and like a lifetime helping friends and family with IT and Tech rela..." Read more
Name: Matthew
Age: 24
University: London Metropolitan
Primary service area: East London
Specialty: Troubleshooting

"I am confident in troubleshooting and using a PC and want to help others by bringing my skills to Student@Home" Read more
Name: Harry
Age: 20
University: University of Brighton
Primary service area: Sussex
Specialty: Teaching

"I have a lot of experience with graphics software and I believe I am an excellent problem solver. I enjoy troubleshootin..." Read more
Name: Hassan
Age: 20
University: Queen Mary University
Primary service area: London-East
Specialty: Teaching

"I specialise in both Windows/Apple Computers and Tablets/Phones/Smart TV’s. I can provide great support with; connecti..." Read more
Name: Mitch
Age: 23
University: University of Westminster
Primary service area: East London
Specialty: Installing software

"Being able to teach my 85 year old grandma how to use a computer is very rewarding" Read more
Name: Satwant
Age: 22
University: Westminster
Primary service area: Middlesex
Specialty: Teaching

"I have worked part time at my local primary school, to aid younger children in the use of operating a PC. I have also vo..." Read more
Name: Elizabeth
Age: 20
University: Brunel University
Primary service area: West-London
Specialty: Virus removal, teaching

"As an IT student it is a challenge to find a part-time job that allows you to use your skills and knowledge. I am very h..." Read more
Name: Siavoush
Age: 23
University: Westminster
Primary service area: London - North West
Specialty: Computer set-up

"I have spent a reasonable amount of time around computers since an early age and as a result have gained knowledge on ma..." Read more
Name: Avinash
Age: 20
University: Brunel
Primary service area: Hertfordshire
Specialty: Apple specialist

"I taught my dad how to use a computer, I found it to be an interesting experience. I also have experience in making IOS ..." Read more
Name: Ciara
Age: 20
University: Birmingham City University
Primary service area: Birmingham
Specialty: Teaching, Windows Systems

"I go back to the sixth form that I studied at throughout exam period to help the students along with their ICT coursewor..." Read more

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Student@Home News, May 2014

As the saying goes, time flies when you’re helping people get tech-savvy. It’s been a busy few months here at Student@Home - here’s what we’ve...
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