Computer Training Courses

Computer classes

Petersburg Public Library Computer Classes

We have free, hands-on computer classes for beginner (basic) and intermediate level participants.

  • Registration is NOT required.  Attend the classes that interest you!
  • Removable flash drives are necessary to save class material and should be brought to each class.

Beginner Class

Class Times: Mondays, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (dates subject to change)

January 5Intro to Computers; using simple features of the Word 2013 ribbon

January 26Word 2013- Part 1, Creating a letter sized poster + Graphic, page border
February 2Word 2013- Part 2, Creating a Resume from a Template
February 9Word 2013- Part 3, Creating a Business Cover Letter for the Resume
February 23Excel 2013- Part 1, Creating a Worksheet
March 2Excel 2013- Part 2, Creating and Formatting a Chart
March 16PowerPoint 2013, Creating a Presentation with Transitions
March 23Using the Internet for e-mailing-Registering and Using a free Gmail Account

Intermediate Class

Class Times: Thursdays, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm (dates subject to change)

January 8PowerPoint 2013, Part 1, Creating a Presentation Using a Theme, Variant, and WordArt
January 29PowerPoint 2013, Part 2, Adding Animations, Timing and Transitions to a Presentation
February 5Advanced Word 2013, Part 1, Creating Form Letters Database about a Community Event
February 12Advanced Word 2013, Part 2, Creating Form Letters without a Template
February 26Advanced Excel 2013, Part 1, Making a Worksheet into an Excel Table
March 5Advanced Excel 2013, Part 2, Making Queries Using the Excel Table
March 19Advanced Access 2013, Part 1, Using a Pie Chart: Special Enhancements
March 26Advanced Access 2013, Part 2, Making Personalizing Design Forms