Computer Classes at the Computer Lab at the NCJW/Essex Center for Women is the place to learn new computer skills or enhance your abilities for a current job or a new career in a small classroom setting! Choose from a wide variety of courses, including Introduction to Windows, Email and the Internet, Intro and Intermediate Word, Basic and Intermediate Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook.

Who are our students?

  • Women who are entering or re-entering the workplace
  • Women who want to help their children with homework
  • Women who do not want to rely on others for computer help
  • Women who want to volunteer for an organization
  • Women who just want to learn for their own enjoyment and satisfaction

You will learn how to:

  • Master basic computer skills
  • Surf the Internet
  • Send Emails with attachments
  • Create resumes and invitations
  • Set up budgets and spreadsheets
  • Create slide presentations for the office or a social gathering
  • Manage your small business or home financial accounts

Computer training is available for all skill levels in a small classroom environment. Fee: $85 for each course. Inquire about eligibility for reduced fees. Displaced Homemaker (DH) clients pay a reservation fee which is returned upon successful completion of the class.


  • June 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29
    Jun 10, 2020 - Jun 29, 2020
    9:30 am - 11:30 am

Pre-requisite: Intro to WORD or WORD experience. Learn to use the spreadsheet program, Microsoft EXCEL. Learn to create, edit and format worksheets; enter and edit data and text, perform calculations, create and copy formulas, and more.Read More


  • June 16, 18, 23, 25
    Jun 16, 2020 - Jun 25, 2020
    9:30 am - 11:30 am

Pre-requisite: Intro to WORD or WORD experience. Topics covered include mail merge, templates, styles, tables, headers, footers, tabs, etc.Read More