CCA classroom

Session 1 2020 --- January 21 - March 16

Click → Session 1 Course List
Click → 8-page brochure
that has more detailed course descriptions.
Click → Calendar Course Summary
Click → Enrollment form

Almost all courses and workshops have room for additional students.

Click Session 1 Course List above
to see which courses and workshops are open.
You may enroll in any open course or workshop
by turning in the Enrollment form
(drop it at the Almaden Community Center or mail it.)
You may also enroll by calling 408-674-1401
and leaving a message or talking to Walt.




  • Computer Classes for Adults at Almaden (map)
    Almaden Community Center
    6445 Camden Avenue
    San Jose, CA
  • On Camden Avenue, a few blocks west of Almaden Expressway
  • (408) 268-1133


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  • Beginning to advanced courses designed for adult learners
  • Two-hour workshops on a variety of topics
  • Practical, step-by-step instruction
  • Instructors who teach slowly (unlike your grandchildren) so you can keep up
  • Individual assistance by experienced coaches to keep you on track
  • Fun classes; pleasant environment; friendly, volunteer staff
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  • Two hours in length
  • One day a week
  • Eight weeks or less
  • Morning, midday, and afternoon start times
  • Monday through Friday
  • Check the course schedule for dates and times.
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  • Students on the mailing list will receive notification of the date, time and courses available for the next session
  • Registration takes place four times a year on Saturdays at the Almaden Community Center or by mail-in Enrollment form
  • Registration for courses is based on a random drawing of place numbers in the lowest to highest sequence
  • Early arrival for registration will not improve your chances of drawing a low number
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  • Course fees collected the day of registration payable to CCA
  • Fee for 8-week course is $20
  • Lesser fees for shorter classes and workshops
  • SeniorNet membership at Almaden no longer required
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About Us

  • We are part of the Almaden Community Center.
    We are dedicated to help adults build their computer and smartphone skills.
  • Sixteen IBM compatible computers, plus an instructor's computer in a dedicated classroom for instructional and lab use
  • An overhead projector connected to the instructor's computer displaying the content of the instructor's monitor for students
  • Weekly lab hours for additional help from the Learning Center staff.