The PRC Computer Access and Training Program provides free classes in computer skills and software, including Intro to Computers, Windows Fundamentals, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
As a Microsoft Registered Refurbisher, PRC takes donated computers and refurbishes them for distribution to people who need a home computer.
The Dr. Fix-It program provides free repairs on home computers for PRC clients.
PRC's computer classes and public computers are open to DuPage adults. PRC clients who are participating in a basic computer class are eligible to receive a free refurbished computer. Computer repairs are also free of charge for one computer per PRC client household.
How to Get Started
Computer classes require advance registration. After you have completed two weeks of computer classes, you may request a refurbished computer.
To register for class or request a computer, call 630-682-5402, extension 223.
For computer repair or maintenance, complete a Dr. Fix-It Request.
All PRC clients are welcome to drop in to use a computer at one of PRC's locations during the following hours:
COMPUTER LAB HOURS:
201 S. Naperville Road, Wheaton, IL 60187
Monday: 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM; 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM*; 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM; 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Wednesday: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM*
Thursday: 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM; 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Friday: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM*
Saturday: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
104 Chestnut, Westmont, IL 60559
Tuesday: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM*
Wednesday: 8:30 AM – 11:30 PM*
Thursday: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM*
What to Expect:
Computer classes are offered in locations across the county. Learn more about our free computer classes. Most classes meet seven weeks in a row and most class sessions last 90 minutes. Learn more specifics by reviewing:
- Current Classes
- Schedule of upcoming classes
- Class locations via Google Maps
- Submit a Class Evaluation Survey
PRC offers a variety of classes:
- Introduction to Computers
- Windows Fundamentals
- Word 1
- Word 2
- Excel 1
- Excel 2
- Power Point
- NEW CLASS: Computer Skills in Spanish
- Microsoft Office Specialist Certification
Click the link for the dates and location of classes. Interested? Call 630-682-5402, ext. 336
To examine our training materials in more detail click here