Looking for Free Digital Skills Training?

Provider Description Some of Their Offerings Suitable for
Google Applied Digital Skills Access at-your-own-pace video lessons to gain job-ready skills. No tech experience required. Learn practical digital skills, free of charge. Beginner
Future Learn Whether you’re in employment or education, returning to work or looking to re-skill, these eight digital skills training courses, accessible for free online and via mobile, will help instill the confidence and skills to thrive in the digital workplace.

Learn more.

  • Digital Skills for Work and Life
  • Advanced digital concepts such as social media, digital marketing, artificial intelligence
  • Continuing Professional Development certificate
Proficient to Professional
Marylanders Online Learn the basics of computer, tablet, and phone use, internet connection, and communicating online. Learn on your own using free University of Maryland Extension resources.
  • Computer Basics
  • Phones and Tablets
  • Communicating Online
  • Connecting to the Internet
  • Jobs and Education
  • Using Government Services
LinkedIn Learning through the Carroll County Public Library  LinkedIn Learning offers over 16,000 expert-led courses. They are available in 13 languages and range from beginner to advanced level.

To start learning today:

  1. Visit https://www.linkedin.com/learning-login
  2. Click “Sign in with your library card”
  3. Type in the library ID: carroll
  4. Enter the information on your library card
  • Communication
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Web Design
  • Soft Skills
Beginner to Professional


Looking to learn something specific? The Carroll Technology and Innovation Council is Northstar Training Location. We can set you up with training in:

  • Essential Computer Skills – Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using Email, Windows OS, Mac OS
  • Essential Software Skills – Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Google Docs
  • Using Technology in Daily Life – Social Media, Information Literacy, Career Search Skills, Accessing Telehealth Appointments, Supporting K-12 Distance Learning, Your Digital Footprint.

Check your skills today by taking an assessment. Enter the PIN: ZGAT.

Interested in being a Northstar learner and taking free skill classes to receive a certificate? Email jack@carrolltechcouncil.org to get set up!