The Goodwill Digital Training Center

A skilled workforce knowledgeable in digital skills is necessary in today’s competitive workforce.  Our CRCs offer free on-site digital training to help bridge the skills gap that many job seekers face. 

Our digital skills courses are free and include everything from basic computer training to advanced, internet navigation, social media, word processing, spreadsheet software skills, and even typing courses.

CERTIFICATIONS 

Goodwill also offers entry-level training and certification opportunities to Southwest Florida job seekers in the following areas:

To register for classes or for information on our certifications, email dtc@goodwillswfl.org or call (239) 995-2106, ext. 2226.

GOODWILL AND HODGES U DIRECT AFFILIATION

To keep job seekers moving forward and on a path toward success, Goodwill and Hodges U Direct, an express Division of Hodges University, teamed up to offer workforce-directed certificates and degrees that are in demand.  Areas include healthcare, technology, business, management, finance and English as a Second Language (ESL).  These classes can be taken at select Goodwill CRC locations in addition to classes on campus, online, and through Technology Enhanced Classrooms (TEC), or live online.

Both Goodwill and Hodges University are working hard to be accessible to all those who want to further their education. Goodwill offers a strong start for those looking to begin or change a career and Hodges U Direct will take you to the next level.

Digital Skills Class Locations

Lee County 

Bonita Springs Location:  11601 Bonita Beach Rd. Bonita Springs, FL 34135
CLASSES - Every Friday 10:00am to 12:00 pm 
Computer basics and preparation for certifications
12 pm to 2:00 pm - Northstar Proctored assessment to earn certifications and badges)
For more information call: (239) 357-4024
HODGES U DIRECT LOCATION
Cape Coral Location: 32226 Del Prado, Cape Coral, FL 33904 

CLASSES -  Computer basics and preparation for certifications 
For more information call: ___-___-____ 

Charleston Park Neighborhood Outreach:2541 Charleston Park Dr., Alva, FL 33920 
Classes - Every Monday 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Tuesdays 9:00 am 5:00 pm, 
and Thursdays 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm (alternate 9:00 am - 5:00 pm) - Computer basics and preparation for certifications
Tuesdays 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Northstar Proctored assessment to earn certifications and badges
For more information: (239) 823-7927
 
Lehigh: 2825 Lee Boulevard Lehigh Acres, FL 33971
CLASSES - Every Monday 10:00am to 12:00 pm -
Computer basics and preparation for certifications
1 pm to 4:00 pm - Northstar Proctored assessment to earn certifications and badges)
For more information call: (239) 369-4774
HODGES U DIRECT LOCATION

Palm Beach: 4162 Palm Beach Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL 33916
CLASSES - Every Wedneday 10:00am to 12:00 pm -
Computer basics and preparation for certifications
12 pm to 2:00 pm - Northstar Proctored assessment to earn certifications and badges
For more information call: (239) 693-9510 ext 0

Pine Manor - Neighborhood Outreach: 5547 Tenth Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907
Call for appointments (239) 275-5180
Goodwill Digital Training Center: Computer basics and preparation for certifications and 
Northstar Proctored assessment to earn certifications and badges

Charlotte County

Port Charlotte: 24123 Peachland Blvd. Port Charlotte, FL 33652
Classes - TBA - Computer basics and preparation for certifications
TBA - Northstar Proctored assessment to earn certifications and badges)
HODGES U DIRECT LOCATION

Collier County

Mobile CRC: CRC on wheels - Computer stations with internet access.
Call to schedule an appointment (239) 634-9601

Naples:  3579 East Tamiami Trail, Naples, FL 34112
Computer basics and preparation for certifications,
Northstar Proctored assessment to earn certifications and badges
Call to Schedule an appointment - (239) 732-6310

Hendry Glades County

Clewiston - 969 West Sugarland Hwy. Clewiston, FL 33440
Call to Schedule an appointment: (863) 983-2774

LaBelle: 91 S. Lee Street LaBelle, FL 33935
Classes - Every Wednesday and Friday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm - 
Computer basics and preparation for certifications
Friday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Northstar Proctored assessment to earn certifications and badges)
For more information: (863) 675-0559

Other Free Training Courses offered online at GCG Learn Free:
LearnFree in English: https://www.gcflearnfree.org/classes or https://edu.gcfglobal.org/en/
LearnFree in Spanish: https://edu.gcfglobal.org/es/
LearnFree in Portuguese: https://edu.gcfglobal.org/pt/