eSkills Library and Job Center offers a variety of classes in English and Spanish including computer classes. Some require pre-registration. Please check the class schedule or call 817-392-6621 for more information.
The classes are held downtown at the Central Library in the Intel Computer Lab. Seating is limited to 25 participants, so please register early. Register by calling 817-392-7733.
Parking at the Central Library is available in the 3rd Street Parking Garage at the intersection of 3rd Street and Taylor. Bring your parking receipt to the Check Out Desk for 2-1/2 hours of free parking. Street parking is free after 6 p.m. on weekdays and all day on weekends.
All classes are on Saturdays from 2 - 4 p.m.
This course will guide you through the uses and value of eMail. Topics include basic vocabulary, step-by-step instructions to sign up for a web-based free account, full functionality, proper etiquette and tips to keep you safe while using eMail. Completion of PC Basics and Internet Basics classes, or equivalent computer knowledge, highly recommended. If you wish to set up an eMail account during class, please bring your cell phone to class if you have one.
- Oct. 28
- Dec. 16
This hands-on class covers basic vocabulary, the history of the Internet, Internet browser navigation, common browsing errors, search engine use, searching strategies, and tips to keep your information safe on the Internet. Completion of PC Basics class or equivalent basic computer knowledge recommended.
- Oct. 21
- Dec. 9
Microsoft Office: Excel
Gain hands-on experience learning to use Microsoft Excel. This course covers basic spreadsheet functionality, spreadsheet formatting, the use of formulas, and saving and printing completed spreadsheets. Completion of PC Basics class or equivalent basic computer knowledge recommended.
- Oct. 7
- Nov. 25
Microsoft Office: PowerPoint
Gain hands-on experience while learning to use Microsoft PowerPoint. This course covers basic usage, slide design, the use of animations and transitions, and provides a number of useful tips for creating and delivering professional and effective PowerPoint presentations. Completion of PC Basics class or equivalent basic computer knowledge recommended.
- Oct. 14
- Dec. 2
Microsoft Office: Word
Hands-on experience learning to use Microsoft Word. This course covers creating, editing, saving and printing documents, basic document formatting, editing and proofreading, and template use. Completion of PC Basics class or equivalent basic computer knowledge recommended.
- Nov. 18
Class covers the parts of the computer, computer vocabulary, information about software and hardware, using a keyboard and mouse, information about purchasing a computer, and basic computer functionality. No prior computer experience necessary.
- Nov. 11
This hands-on class teaches you to sign up for and use various popular social media websites and applications, such as Facebook, Twitter, blogs, and much more! The course also includes tips to keep you and your information safe while using social media. Completion of PC Basics and Internet Basics classes, or equivalent computer knowledge, highly recommended.
- Nov. 4
- Dec. 23
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Last updated: Oct. 2, 2017