Get the Skills You Need

Learn the basics about computers at one of the many computer classes offered at the Library. Hands-on and lecture classes are offered so you can learn how to browse the internet, use word processing software, and download eBooks. Find out what’s going on at your Library below. Seating is limited and preregistration may be required. Check with your branch for more information.

Learn Computer Skills from Home

If you can't visit the library to attend one of our hands-on training sessions, try the online Learning Express Computer Skills training modules.

Follow this link and enter your library card number for access to several different self-paced, interactive courses on Microsoft Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Word in versions 2007 through 2016. Each program offers skill level training from Basic to Intermediate through Advanced instruction. There are also tutorials to learn Graphics programs like Illustrator and Photoshop, and for instruction on using Windows 7, 8, and 10.

These tutorials require speakers or headphones for following along with the instruction.

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Library Training

Type of Classes
Browser Coding Computer Excel Files Google Keyboard Mousing Movie Music Phone Photoshop Powerpoint Resume Security Tablet Windows Word
Learn how to use free, web-based, email programs, such as Yahoo!, Gmail or Hotmail. Contact your branch for class specifics. Some computer experience is necessary. (60 min.-2 hr.) Preregister.

Excel - Basic (Hands-on)

Learn how to create a basic spreadsheet and make simple charts and graphs. Some computer experience is necessary. (60 min.) Preregister.

Google Apps (Hands-on)

Prerequisite: Your own Google user ID and password.
Google offers a number of free web-based apps for productivity and leisure. Learn about one of these apps in our classes. (60-90 min.) Preregister.
Wed, Mar 04, 11:00 am (Google Drive) Okeechobee Boulevard Branch (561) 233-1880
Wed, Mar 11, 12:00 pm (Google Sheets) Okeechobee Boulevard Branch (561) 233-1880

Internet Search Basics (Hands-on)

Learn how to use internet browser software and search engines to find information on the internet. (60-90 min.) Preregister.

Mousing - Basic (Hands-on)

Practice using a mouse in a self-paced setting. For beginners. (60 min.) Preregister.
Publisher - Basic (Hands-on)
Prerequisite: Word Processing - Basic.
Learn how to create and personalize a wide range of professional-quality publications using Microsoft Publisher. (60 min.- 2 hr.) Preregister.

Word Processing - Basic (Hands-on)

Learn the basics of using Microsoft Word to create and edit documents. Some computer experience is necessary. (60 min.-2 hr.) Preregister.