From Novice to Night Sky Navigator


Want a course that's not bursting with complicated jargon?
Want to learn how to use your telescope?
Not sure which telescope to buy? 
Looking for a course you can take in your own time?

You're not alone. The cosmos is calling, and we're here to help you answer with confidence and curiosity, minus the confusion.

Welcome to a course where the mysteries of the universe become accessible, engaging, and downright enjoyable.
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What's included?

  • 5 Indepth Video Lessons
  • Test your skills as you go
  • 200+ FAQs Answered
  • 20+ Videos
  • 2 BONUS PDF Resources

Step by Step Guide Perfect for Beginner Telescope Users

Sometimes it can all get a bit too scientific and technical when it comes to learning about your telescope. We break down the basics in a fun and easy to understand format, so you can learn at your own pace, in everyday language and step by step instructions.

Connect with Stargazers across the universe

Ok - maybe just across the world, but still! Join a community of avid Stargazers and telescope enthusiasts and share your knowledge and skills in our FREE Facebook Community.

Ready to take the next step?

Meet your teacher:
Carol Redford

From igniting her passion at Gingin Observatory to founding Stargazers Club, Western Australia, it's clear that Carol's not just an accidental stargazer – she's your go-to guide in unlocking the secrets of the universe.

As Co-Chair of Astronomy WA and a guardian of the dark night sky, Carol brings unmatched expertise. Now, as the Founder and CEO of Astrotourism Western Australia, Carol  invites you to discover the cosmos like never before.

Whether you want a refresher or this is your first time getting to know your telescope, Carol breaks down how to choose and use your telescope in a simple, clear video course.
“I can't wait to show you how to choose and use your telescope to explore your night sky.”

Carol Redford

Stargazers Club Founder & CEO

Frequently Asked Questions

What will I learn in the Online Telescope Course for Beginners?

Our Telescope Course for Beginners is designed to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills to confidently explore the night sky. You'll learn the basics of telescope operation, navigation through the celestial wonders, and gain insights into selecting the right telescope for your stargazing journey.

Do I need any prior experience with telescopes to enrol in the course?

No prior experience is required! Our course is tailored for beginners who are curious about the cosmos. Whether you're completely new to telescopes or have some prior experience, our carefully crafted lessons will guide you through the fundamentals, ensuring an enriching learning experience for all.

Is the Online Telescope Course for Beginners suitable for individuals of all ages?

Absolutely! Our course is designed for everyone, regardless of age or background. Whether you're a young astronomy enthusiast or an older individual embarking on a new hobby, our course fosters a welcoming community. Join us to share your passion for the cosmos, explore stargazing locations, and connect with like-minded individuals on a celestial adventure.

Can I take the StargazersCourse if I don't own a telescope yet?

Certainly! Our course is perfect for individuals who are considering purchasing a telescope or those who want to maximize the potential of their existing equipment. We'll guide you through the telescope selection process and provide valuable insights so you can make an informed decision, whether you're a first-time buyer or looking to upgrade.

Are there live sessions or is the course entirely self-paced?

Our Online Telescope Course for Beginners is primarily self-paced, allowing you to learn at a time that suits you best. While we provide a wealth of pre-recorded video courses and guides, we also foster community engagement through forums where you can share your progress, ask questions, and connect with fellow stargazers.

Can I access the course content from anywhere in the world?

Absolutely! Our Telescope Course for Beginners is an online platform, allowing you to access the course materials from anywhere with an internet connection. Join our global community of stargazers and embark on a journey to explore the wonders of the night sky, no matter where you are on the planet.
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