The center was developed to allow easy access to computers and software programs for economically and socially handicapped children, youth, and adults. The center offers training and skill development as well as free access during designated hours.
The Computer Learning Center is open every Wednesday evening. Free computer time is available from 5:00 to 5:30 p.m., and classes will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
The following are some of the six-week courses that will be offered:
Computer Basics I - Start at the very beginning and gain an understanding of the basic parts of the computer. Learn how to use a mouse, improve your typing skills, and learn how to create folders and saving files.
Computer Basics II – This class will focus primarily on Intro to Internet and e-mail. It will be helpful to have completed Basics I before taking this class or any of the Microsoft Office classes.
Word - This class is intended for students who want to learn basic 2010 Word skills, such as creating, editing, and formatting documents; inserting simple tables and creating lists; and employing a variety of techniques for improving the appearance and accuracy of document content.
Excel- The class is for students who would like to learn the essential functions of Excel 2013. This includes entering data, using formulas, working with constant values and formulas, formatting worksheets, modifying columns and rows, editing workbooks, printing worksheets, and more.
PowerPoint-This class is designed for students who wish to gain the foundational understanding of Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2013 that is necessary to create and develop engaging multimedia presentations.