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eSkills Library & Job Center Classes

Classes are held each month at the eSkills Library & Job Center and are conducted by library staff and other partner organizations. Classes are free to the public. Unless otherwise noted, the classes do not require advanced registration.

Basic Keyboarding

Learn how to operate the keyboard, mouse, & monitor. You will learn what fingers to use with what keys, increase your typing speed and learn the in’s and out’s of the keyboard.

  • Thursday, June 29: 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 6: 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 20: 2:30 p.m.

Computer Basics

Basic computer class teaches participants how to operate a computer, how to use Microsoft Word and tests typing skills.

  • Thursday, July 13: 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 27: 2:30 p.m.

Cyber Seniors

Cyber Seniors is a class specially designed for senior adults who want to learn more about using computers. This class will help senior adults navigate the Internet, create a free email account and use social media.

  • Monday, July 3: noon
  • Monday, July 10: noon
  • Monday, July 17: noon
  • Monday, July 24: noon
  • Monday, July 31: noon

E. S. L. & Citizenship Classes

These classes free and open to the general public. For more information about class details, please call 817-392-6621.

  • Thursday, June 29: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 1: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 6: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 8: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 11: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 13: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 15: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 18: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 20: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 22: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 25: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 27: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 29: 3 - 5 p.m.

GED Classes (taught in English)

Prepare to take the GED. Classes are taught by Tarrant County College District. Registration is required. Please contact the branch at 817-392-6621 for more information or to register.

  • Monday, July 3: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 5: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, July 10: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 12: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, July 17: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 19: 6 - 8 p.m.

GED Classes (taught in Spanish)

Prepare for the high-school equivalency examination (GED) with the help of Tarrant County College District educators. Registration is required. For additional information and to register, call 817 392-6621.

  • No classes in July

GED Tutorials (taught in Spanish)

This class will provide individuals with tips and strategies in preparation for the GED examination. For additional information and to register, call 817 392-6621.

  • Saturday, July 1: 10 a.m.
  • Saturday, July 8 10 a.m.
  • Saturday, July 15: 10 a.m.
  • Saturday, July 22: 10 a.m.
  • Saturday, July 29: 10 a.m.

Microsoft Power Point

Workshop provides individuals instruction on using Microsoft Power Point.

  • Tuesday, July 18: 2:30 p.m.

Microsoft Word

Workshop provides individuals instruction on using Microsoft Word.

  • Tuesday, July 11: 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 25: 2:30 p.m.

Computer Classes (taught in Spanish)

Learn and improve your computer skills. In these free classes, you will learn basic computer concepts, how to use email, the fundamentals of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint and strategies for browsing the Internet.

Computer Basics

The Computer Basics class covers the basic functions of the computer: turning on/off the computer, explain the desktop and icons, opening/closing windows and programs, introducing the keyboard and computer components.

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 26

Microsoft Excel I

The Microsoft Excel class covers the basic functions of the program: entering and editing text and numbers.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 3

Microsoft Excel II

The Microsoft Excel class covers the basic functions of the program: adding/deleting columns and rows, and creating a spreadsheet.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 10

Microsoft Excel III

The Microsoft Excel class covers the basic functions of the program: adding/deleting columns and rows, and creating a spreadsheet.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 17

Microsoft PowerPoint I

The Microsoft PowerPoint class covers: the basic functions of the program: creating a presentation.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 24

Microsoft PowerPoint II

The Microsoft PowerPoint class covers: creating and editing slides, inserting clipart, applying designs, running the slide show.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 31

Microsoft Publisher I

The Microsoft Publisher class covers the basic functions of the program: creating a publication, designing a project such as flyer saving and printing the publication.

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 5

Microsoft Publisher II

The Microsoft Publisher class covers the basic functions of the program: creating a publication, designing a project such as invitation saving and printing the publication.

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 12

Microsoft Publisher III

The Microsoft Publisher class covers the basic functions of the program: creating a publication, designing a project such as calendar saving and printing the publication.

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 19

Last updated: June 29, 2017