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

 

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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

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Student spotlight

Name: Emmanuel
Age: 23
University: University of Kent
Primary service area: Canterbury
Specialty: Teaching, troubleshooting, Mac & Windows

"I find teaching an excellent way to learn; sharing what I know or have learnt opens doors to questions which result in f..." Read more
Name: Matthew
Age: 25
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: Parteek
Age: 21
University: Kingston University
Primary service area: Middlesex
Specialty: Troubleshooting

"I have extensive knowledge of various software packages and have a great deal of experience in troubleshooting IT proble..." Read more
Name: Rishi
Age: 24
University: Brunel
Primary service area: Berkshire
Specialty: Speeding up slow computers

"I get great enjoyment fixing computer related problems and being a student myself I know how frustrating it is when your..." Read more
Name: Mihir
Age: 21
University: Brunel
Primary service area: Middlesex
Specialty: Troubleshooting

"I have taught of people how to resolve problems within a computer system such as removing viruses, giving advice for a f..." Read more
Name: Kashif
Age: 21
University: Brunel University
Primary service area: Middlesex
Specialty: Teaching, Windows 8

"I have taught clients on how to use Windows 8 and have good communication skills. I am good with computing hardware and ..." Read more
Name: Ali
Age: 21
University: Kings College
Primary service area: Central London
Specialty: Device set-up

"I have a considerable amount of experience teaching general and more complex IT to friends and family. This includes set..." Read more
Name: Daniel
Age: 21
University: Birmingham City University
Primary service area: Birmingham-North
Specialty: Teaching, Software

"I have extensive experience in customer service and care, and maintaining high standards regarding this is important to ..." Read more
Name: Joel
Age: 22
University: Brunel University
Primary service area: South-West London
Specialty: Digital devices, speeding up slow computers, webdesign

"I can provide services from sorting out slow computers to help creating and managing emails, online banking, instant mes..." Read more
Name: Hassan
Age: 20
University: Queen Mary University
Primary service area: London-East
Specialty: Teaching, Apple Mac, Photoshop

"I specialise in both Windows/Apple Computers and Tablets/Phones/Smart TV’s. I can provide great support with; connecti..." Read more

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