Equip Yourself to Thrive in the Digital Age!
Through the Digital Skills Training Program, offered on-site at Lansing Community College, we will teach you about free Google resources to help you grow your careers, skills, or business. Digital learning provides a universe of knowledge at our fingertips, accessible anytime and from anywhere. LCC presents the free Digital Skills Training Program using Grow with Google tools with your success in mind. Request your seat today!
Digital Skills Training Courses
The tools we will be teaching have been developed by Google to elevate people just like you into new heights of digital competency. This program has elements that can improve your professional skill set, help you market yourself and guide you into digital success! Best of all, it is free and open to the public!
We offer courses within three focus areas.
IT Professional Cohort
IT support professionals are in high demand. Through this six-module course, you will be prepared for an entry-level IT support position and achieve certification in the field.
IT Support Professional Certificate
A six-module course leading to an IT Professional Support Certificate.
Get Your Business Online
Utilize the web to grow your business. These short training modules are designed to help business owners utilize web tools to get the word out to their potential customers.
From data analysis to research and communication, these applied digital skills courses can help you reach your learning goals.
If then Adventure Stories
Create an interactive If/Then Adventure Story in Google Slides.
Research and Develop a Topic
Learn how to research and develop a topic for a research project.
Technology, Ethics, and Security
Learners research a topic related to technology safety, create a project, and present their findings.
Plan an Event
Learners use the G Suite to choose and organize and event.
Guide to an Area
Use Google Sheets and My Maps to build an interactive guide to an area.
Technology's Role in Current Events
Research a topic related to technology’s role in current events, create a project, and present their findings.
Plan and Budget
Research and collect data about real-life expenses in Google Sheets.
Create an Editing Tool with Programming
Use Script Editor to create an editing tool that highlights overused words and phrases in a document.
Technology at Work
Research a topic related to technology’s role in the workplace, create a project, and present your findings.
Pick the Next Box Office Hit
Analyze data and pitch a movie using Google products.
Equal Access to Technology
Research a topic related to access and equity, create a project, and present your findings.
Create a Resume in Google Docs
Use Google Docs template to create a resume for a job, scholarship, or extracurricular program.
Create a Presentation "All About a Topic"
Create a presentation in Google Slides to communicate to an audience about a topic.
Plan an Event
Choose, plan and organize an event.
Plan a Budget
Research and collect data about a long-term, contractual purchase, like a cell phone and data plan.
Use Google to Get a New Job
Research a job in your area, craft a resume, and practice interview techniques.
Manage a Project with Digital Tools
Create a project charter document, track project details in a spreadsheet, estimate and manage expenses in a spreadsheet, and build a Slides presentation to update progress.
Research and Writing
Use Google Docs to write a research paper.
Digital Tools for Everyday Tasks
Use G Suite applications like Google Docs, Gmail, and Calendar to brainstorm, search, and plan a day of activities with a friend.