Learn Digital Skills

A smiling senior woman typing on a laptop.

Below are links to free tools* to help you learn digital skills such as: how to use a device, how to be safe online, and how to find what you need on the internet: 

  1. Palm Beach County Library Mousercise - How to use a mouse
    1. https://pbc.gov/mousercise/ 
  2. Typing Test - Learn to type and test your accuracy/speed
    1. https://www.typingtest.com/ 
  3. Marylanders Online Training Center 
    1. https://marylandersonline.umd.edu/give-help/marylanders-online-training-courseware 
  4. North Star Digital Literacy - See what you know and learn more
    1. https://www.digitalliteracyassessment.org/
  5. Google's Applied Digital Skills 
    1. https://applieddigitalskills.withgoogle.com/s/en/home 
  6. Good Things Foundation's Learn My Way
    1. https://www.goodthingsfoundation.org/what-we-do/learn-my-way/
  7. GFC Global Basic Computer Skills
    1. https://edu.gcfglobal.org/en/basic-computer-skills/ 
  8. TechBoomers Free Online Classes
    1. https://techboomers.com/ 
  9. Computer Hope - Free computer help
    1. https://www.computerhope.com/ 

*These websites are not endorsed by Garrett County Government and are solely being provided as potential resources.  

If you find a free resource you believe should be added to this site, please contact Cheryl DeBerry [email protected] or 301-914-1543.