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Computer Training

Free computer training courses and computer repair classes are available for income-eligible residents. Skills learned through the program help with improving office skills, job attainment and advancement.

  • Computer Training

    Computer Literacy is provided to individuals who want to develop marketable skills, increase earning potential and enhance personal development.

    Intermediate classes are offered Monday, Wednesday and Friday and basic courses are offered Tuesday through Friday at the following Community Resource Centers:

    • Accion
    • Liberty City
    • Miami Gardens
    • Naranja
    • Perrine

    Training includes an introduction to computer systems, hardware, software and operating systems, as well as instruction with programs like Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

    Upon completion of the program, participants will receive a certificate of completion in the area of concentration. Assistance with job placement is available to graduates.

    Eligibility:

    • You must be a Miami-Dade County resident
    • You must be at least 18-years-old
    • You must have a high school diploma or GED
    • Your income cannot exceed 125 percent of the federal poverty income guidelines

    Courses include:

    • Data entry
    • Creating and updating files
    • Computer terminology
    • Keyboarding pro (typing)
    • Word processing
    • Professional development training
  • Computer Repair Program

    Learn to build a computer, install software and set up a network. On-site job developers work with trainees to help enhance job skills and provide job placement referrals.

    Upon completion of the program, participants will receive a certificate of completion in the area of concentration. Assistance with job placement is available to graduates.

    Training is provided at the Accion Community Resource Center.

    Eligibility:

    • You must be a Miami-Dade County resident
    • You must be at least 18-years-old
    • You must have a high school diploma or GED
    • You must have knowledge of computers and electronics
    • You must type a minimum of 25 words per minute
    • Your household income cannot exceed 200 percent of the federal poverty guidelines

     

Phone Number(s)

Locations and Hours

  • Accion Community Resource Center

    970 SW 1st Street, Miami, FL 33130
    Monday
    1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday
    1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday
    1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Liberty City Community Resource Center

    2301 NW 54th Street, Miami, FL 33142
    Monday
    8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Tuesday
    8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Wednesday
    8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Miami Gardens Community Resource Center

    16405 NW 25th Avenue, Miami, FL 33054
    Monday
    1:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday
    1:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday
    1:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Thursday
    1:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Friday
    1:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Naranja Community Resource Center

    13955 SW 264th Street, Naranja, FL 33032
    Monday
    8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Tuesday
    8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Wednesday
    8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Thursday
    8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Friday
    8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Perrine Community Resource Center

    17801 Homestead Avenue, Miami, FL 33157
    Monday
    1:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday
    1:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday
    1:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Thursday
    1:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Friday
    1:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Community Action and Human Services
Lucia Davis-Raiford, Director

Overtown Transit Village North
701 NW 1st Court, Miami, FL 33136
786-469-4600786-469-4600

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