Computer Training Center

After walking through the external doors, you will pass through a second set of internal doors. The stairs are to your left, and the elevator to your right. The Computer Training Center is located on the second floor. If coming from the elevator, turn right; if coming from the stairs, walk straight ahead. Walk past the Reference Desk and look to the right for several rows of computers at the back of the room. Learn more at hmcpl.org/computers/training

Keyboarding 1

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, June 13, 2011 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Letter Chase Typing Tutor introduces you to basic keyboarding skills. You should already know: Basic PC Skills.

Basic Word 2

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Microsoft Word 2003 for beginners. You should already know: Basic PC Skills and Basic Word 1.

Online Job Application Skills

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

A class to help those who must apply for jobs online to learn more about what is required and how to apply. Participants will receive a sample job application with information that may be required, and once they've gathered it, they can sign up for personalized assistance from a librarian to complete an actual job application onine. Keyboarding, Internet, and PC skills are helpful for the personalized lab portion of the class.

Basic PC Skills 1

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, June 8, 2011 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

For those just starting to use computers. No prior knowledge needed.

Alabama Virtual Library

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, June 8, 2011 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

A description of each AVL resource and how to use it. You should already know: Basic Internet

Keyboarding Lab

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, June 7, 2011 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Make appointments for one-on-one instruction with an experienced typist. No prior experience needed.

Buying a Computer

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, June 7, 2011 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Information on purchasing and caring for a new computer and computer equipment. No prior knowledge needed.

PowerPoint

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, June 6, 2011 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Examine popular presentation software and create and modify a basic presentation in class with PowerPoint Wizards. You should already have: Basic PC Skills. Basic Word Skills are helpful.

Basic Word 1

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, June 2, 2011 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Microsoft Word 2003 for beginners. You should already know: Basic PC Skills.

Basic Excel

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, June 1, 2011 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Working with spreadsheets. You should already know: Basic PC Skills.

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