Online tutorials are great if you can't make it to one of HPL's free computer classes - or if you just need a quick refresher. Browse the list below and find some fun and fast ways to sharpen your computer skills.
What Computer Skills Do I Need?
Check out the list of essential computer skills from local schools and employers.
Looking for a New Job
Manufacturing Employers View PDF
Non-Manufacturing Employers View PDF
Returning to School
UW Rock County View PDF
Blackhawk Technical College View PDF
Using a Mouse
- Mousing Around
How to use a mouse and visual vocabulary of a windows computer screen.
A short how-to-use-a-mouse tutorial.
Another how-to-use-a-mouse tutorial. Includes mouse aerobics games to practice mouse skills.
- Mouse Games
Games to practice mouse skills.
- Word and Excel
Short online videos for specific actions and tasks in Microsoft Word and Excel.
- Self-Paced Training Courses
Microsoft Office Online. Includes tutorials for advanced skills.
- Custom Guide
Quick reference guides for common functions in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher.
- In Pictures
Visual instructions for specific actions and tasks in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Publisher
Word 2003 to Word 2007 Changes
Microsoft's Interactive: Word 2003 to Word 2007 Command Reference Guide
Excel 2003 to Excel 2007 Changes
Microsoft's Interactive: Excel 2003 to Excel 2007 Command Reference Guide
- GFC LearnFree
Online lessons for computer use, job searching and money management supported by the Goodwill Community Foundation
- Log on and Learn
Computer skills lessons, with activities for practice.
- Teacher Click A directory of computer tutorials.