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 except Wednesday afternoon with the lab closing at noon.

Training Schedule

July

  • Introduction to Computers 105
    • Tuesday, July 3, 2018 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Google Sheets - Learn to create Spreadsheets, Track Projects, analyze Data, and perform basic calculations using formulas and basic math. 

. Introduction to Computers 101

    • Tuesday, July 17, 2018 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Whether new to computing or just brushing up on your skills, our FREE computer classcan help. From computer basics and online safety to social media and cloud storage, we cover a wide range of free technology topics. 

August

  • Introduction to Computers 102
    • Tuesday, August 7, 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Microsoft Suite - 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, OneNote, Outlook, SharePoint, Word, Access and PowerPoint.
  • Introduction to Computers 103
    • Tuesday, August 21, 2018 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Google Business Suite. 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.

September

  • Introduction to Computers 104
    • Tuesday, September 4, 2018 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Cybersecurity - A set of basic techniques used to protect the integrity of networks, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access.
  • Introduction to Computers 105
    • Tuesday, September 18, 2018 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Google Sheets - Learn to create Spreadsheets, Track Projects, analyze Data, and perform basic calculations using formulas and basic math.

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