Computer Classes

This free course combines English language, employment readiness skills, and computer training. The course is not a traditional English Language course, although it includes grammar structures and language skills important in job-seeking. Students use Microsoft Office Word, Excel, and email to improve keyboarding, Internet searching, digital literacy, and writing skills essential for the work place and personal goals.

Class schedule 2016: Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

  • April 18 – June 1, 2016   Word and Basic Skills
  • June 6 – June 29, 2016 Excel/Google Docs Workshop
  • July 11 – August 24, 2016  Word and Basic Skills

Additional Information:

  • Free classes for adult immigrant, refugee, or asylee adults
  • Designed for intermediate to advanced level English speakers with little or no computer background
  • Classes taught in state-of-the-art, theater-style computer lab with 15 work stations
  • Students receive a Certificate of Completion and Certification using Northstar Digital Literacy Assessments online
  • Excellent class for newly-arrived immigrants, as well as those in transition

To enroll, students need to:

  • Have refugee, asylee, naturalized citizen or immigrant status
  • Commit to attending the entire seven-week session
  • Complete an English placement test given by appointment prior to 1st class meeting