Get Computer Training in Dayton, Ohio

This is a list of computer training sites with information provided by the United Way's HelpLink.

By GreatSchools Staff

Center for Jewish Culture and Education
525 Versailles Place
Centerville, OH 45459
(937) 853-0372
Active, Mature Adults Program
Provides comprehensive year round recreation, physical education, Jewish culture, and informal educational programs for ages 60+. Programs include: bingo/cards/games, choral group, computer classes, movies, luncheons, exercise activities, book club, etc. Fees vary per program. Call for more information.

Community Action Partnership
719 South Main Street
Dayton, OH 45402
(937) 341-5000
Computer Learning Center
Provides low-income persons with group or individual scheduled learning sessions to learn the basics of personal computers, including Internet access, email, Internet searches and word processing. Call for more information.

Dayton Christian Center East Campus
101 Linden Avenue
Dayton, OH 45403
(937) 275-7174
Empower Hispanic America with Technology Computer Lab
Offers bilingual resources in typing, basic computer use and GED preparation to Hispanics residing in zip codes 45403 and 45410. Call for more information.

Dayton Jewish Community Center
Jesse Philips Building
4501 Denlinger Road
Dayton, OH 45426
(937) 854-4014
Active, Mature Adults Program
Provides comprehensive year-round recreation, physical education, Jewish cultural, and informal educational programs for adults age 60+. Programs include: bingo/cards/games, choral group, computer classes, movies, luncheons, exercise activities, book club, etc. Fees vary per program. Call for more information.

Dayton Microcomputer Association Inc.
119 Valley Street
PO Box 4005
Dayton, OH 45401-4005
(937) 222-4362
Computer Classes
Holds free meetings for public the last Tuesday of every month, except December, in O'Leary Auditorium at Miriam Hall on the University of Dayton campus. Times are 6:00 p.m. for introduction to Internet, and at 7:00 p.m. guest speakers show new software and hardware products. Also classes for members are held that focus on special interests and general and extensive computer skills. For more information on classes and membership (free access to DMA members), call (937) 222-4362. For membership application, email info@dma.org. For a 14-day schedule, email happenings@dma.org.

Dayton Urban League
907 W. 5th Street
Dayton, OH 45402
(937) 220-6650
Targeted Community-Based Collaborative
Offers GED classes, life-management skills training (time/stress management, financial planning and budgeting, nutrition and healthy living), anger management, computer classes, employability workshops, job coaching and employment placement assistance. Applicant must be 18 years or older with a minor child and at or below 200% of the federal poverty level.

East End Community Services
624 Xenia Avenue
Dayton, OH 45410
(937) 259-1898
Neighborhood Job Connections
Provides employment services, including job-seeking skills training, job coaching and connection to vocational training programs and GED programs. Also provides computer training, income tax preparation, Hispanic case management. Call for more information.

Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley
1511 Kuntz Road
Dayton, OH 45404
(937) 461-4800
Business Skills Training
Offers business skills training to individuals ages 16 and up. Includes instruction in typing/keyboards, ten-key calculator, computer software (Microsoft Office products) and filing. Call (937) 461-4800, ext. 535, for more information.

Gospel Mission Inc.
64 Burns Avenue, PO Box 1141
Dayton, OH 45401-1141
(937) 223-4513
Adult Computer Instruction
Offers computer classes teaching all Microsoft applications. Classes start quarterly. Call for dates/times.

Unified Health Solutions
184 Salem Avenue
Dayton, OH 45406
(937) 220-6600
Technology Education Class
Provides basic computer training, resume writing and job searches for those residents of Dayton Metropolitan Housing (DMHA) or Section 8 housing. Classes are given at various DMHA complexes. Call Darryl Porter at (937) 220-6600 for more information.

Wesley Community Center
3730 Delphos Avenue
Dayton, OH 45417
(937) 263-3556
Senior Activities
Senior program provides a variety of activities such as: arts and crafts, Bible studies, computer classes, exercise classes and choir. A nutrition site for lunch is available at 11:00 a.m., Monday through Friday. In conjunction with the Area Agency on Aging, provides transportation for income-eligible seniors to nutrition sites.