CGA Accepting Applications for Free Computer Training Classes

Carroll Gardens Association, Inc. is now accepting applications for the Free Computer Training Classes. The Computer Training is a beginner’s class on MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.  Upon successful completion of the 6-week program, participants will receive a Certificate of Completion in Microsoft Office.  Classes are taught by Mr. Pablo Sierra, an instructor with more than 14 year experience teaching the topic professionally. The training program is offered at the CGA Training Center, located at 201 Columbia Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231, with sessions held from 5:30 – 7:30 every Monday, Tuesday and Friday.

Due to limited space, registration is offered on a first come-first served basis. Please note that the above classes are strictly for Beginners. Preference is given to special population groups that include low-income individuals, the unemployed, persons with disabilities, veterans, immigrants, minorities, the youth (18 – 24 years), active seniors (65 -74 years) and residents from the neighborhoods of Red Hook, the Columbia Street Waterfront District, Carroll Gardens, Gowanus, and Sunset Park.

The training schedule for the Fiscal Year 2011- 2012 follows:

First Training Cycle:                         Sept. 12 – Oct. 21, 2011

Second Training Cycle:                   Oct. 24 – Dec. 6, 2011

Third Training Cycle:                        Jan. 9 – Feb. 17, 2012

Fourth Training Cycle:                    Feb. 27 – Apr. 3, 2012

Fifth Training Cycle:                         Apr. 9 – May 18, 2012

Sixth Training Cycle:                        May 21 – June 29, 2012

Please click on this link to fill out the Registration Form for the Free Computer Training Classes. Send by email to, or drop by at the CGA office located at 201 Columbia Street, Brooklyn 11231. You may also send your application by fax to (718) 243-9304.

August 8th, 2011