Vocationally Oriented Basic Computer Classes – Austin

Goodwill Industries of Central Texas

Technology 101

Providing Vocationally Oriented Basic Computer Classes

Classes Provided

* Basic computer skills
* Basic and Advanced Microsoft Word
* Basic Microsoft Excel
* Typing and 10 key Skills with Mavis Beacon

Accessible Programs Offered
* Magic
* Dragon Naturally Speaking
* Wynn Literacy Software
* Reach

Adaptive Devices Available
* Large keys keyboard
* Mouse options: right handed upright, big red button, joystick, rollerball
* Portable video magnifiers
* Braille embosser
* Assistive listening devices
* KNFB Mobile Reader with Kurzweil

Goals Achieved

* Basic knowledge of the computer and specified programs
* Create your Resume, Cover Letter, Thank you letter and memo to employers
* Learn to navigate the internet for jobs
* Creating an email account
* Create a budget

Class Information
* Starts: May 2009!
* Schedule: Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday
* Time: 9-11 am – class, 11:30-12:30 pm – lab time

The purpose of Technology 101 is to provide vocationally-oriented computer classes for people with disabilities utilizing assistive technology. Intake and class information contact Technology101 Trainer 512.637.7520 or [email protected]. The funding for Techonology
101 is made possible by the City of Austin through the Grant for Technology Opportunities.

Our mission is to provide job-related services and opportunities for people with barriers to employment.

1015 Norwood Park Boulevard
Austin, Texas 78753

Phone: 512.637.7520 | Fax: 512.637.7408 | Toll Free: 877.464.4660 |
Relay Texas: 711 or 800.735.2989

Email: [email protected] | http://www.austingoodwill.org

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