Computer Skills Classes

Computer Skills

Digital Literacy (Computers 101)

Learn basic computer skills or prepare for the Computer & Office Skills Program. The Digital Literacy programs consists of:

• Browsing the Internet
• Basic Editing in word
• Basic Editing in Excel
• Use of an Email Account
• Typing

Discussions in:

• Introduction To Computers
• Common Computer Terminology
• Computer Performance & Features
• Computer Operating Systems
• Career Opportunities

Attend and orientation the first Friday of each month at Goodwill’s Milgard Work Opportunity Center.

Computer & Office Skills Program

Goodwill’s Computer & Office Skills Training is a Washington State certified vocational training program designed to prepare students for employment in today’s high-tech office environment or to continue on to post-secondary education.  Providing small student-to-instructor ratios and a professional staff the 10-week course is individually tailored to student needs and career goals.  Training is held in a classroom that replicates a typical office setting and may include any combination of the following skills:

  • MS Word 365
  • MS Outlook 365
  • MS Excel 365
  • Introduction to Web page Maintenance
  • Introduction to Cloud Based File Management
  • General Office Skills & Equipment
  • Professionalism Development & Office Etiquette
  • Development of a professional Resume
  • Quickbooks (available in Longview only)

For students with disabilities, adaptive workstations are available, including sit/stand stations, adaptive or ergonomic keyboards and mouse options.  Assisting software programs including JAWS Screen Reader, Zoom Text Screen Enlargement and Dragon Naturally Speaking Voice Recognition are also available for students.

Certification is provided to students successfully completing required lessons and satisfactorily passing required tests.

Tuition assistance is available for those who qualify.  Please contact program for more information.

Class content and eligibility requirement vary by location, please contact the location in your area for more information.

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Milgard Work Opportunity Center
714 S 27th ST
Moussa Diallo, Program Manager

Work Opportunity Center of Cowlitz County
1030 15th Ave


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