Community Technology Training Center

  • Since 2001, the CTTC has focused on workforce and educational development for underprivileged students and adults in order for them to work toward and ultimately achieve their educational and employment goals in today's high-tech world. The CTTC serves as an Illinois WorkNet portal that provides a link for community residents to free online training, resources and workshops that promote workforce training and community empowerment.
  • The League remains dedicated to being part of a larger network of workforce professionals committed to raising the economic standards, health and technology education level of the Springfield community. In association with the Land of Lincoln Goodwill Industries, training classes are being provided at the League's 100 North 11th Street location.
  • Free internet access is available from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM each weekday but does close at 1 PM each Wednesday for class.
  • Please call 217.789.0830 to register for classes.

**THE CTTC LAB IS OPEN!  Classes will resume in January 2020**

Training Schedule

  • Introduction to Computers 101: Computer Basics
      • September 11, 2019: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
      • Discuss the history of computers and technology, learn ways digital advancement has impacted the world, explore the parts of a computer, begin computer interaction with basic commands and program introduction.
  • Introduction to Computers 102: Microsoft Office Suite
      • September 18, 2019: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
      • Explore the Microsoft Office suite. Learn to write documents, take notes, create spreadsheets, and more. Our Office training covers a wide range of software titles including Excel, Publisher, Outlook, SharePoint, Word, Access and PowerPoint.
  • Introduction to Computers 103: Google Business Suite
      • September 25, 2019: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
      • Learn to write documents, take notes, create spreadsheets, digital presentations and more. Our training covers a variety of apps including Drive, Docs, Slides, Sheets, Forms and Hangouts.
  • Introduction to Computers 104: Final Project
      • October 2, 2019: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
      • Using knowledge from the previous classes, build and present a final project from a set of technology topics. Research selected topic using the internet, create presentation with Microsoft or Google product and present slideshow to class.
  • Attending all classes in a series and the final project successfully will result in a graduation certificate.

The CTTC Lab is located at the Springfield Urban League's Administrative Office located at 100 N.  11th Street in Springfield, Illinois.  Please call 217.789.0830 to register for classes.

  • 100 North Eleventh Street
    Springfield, IL 62703
    Phone: 217-789-0830
    Fax: 217-789-9838