Demonstrate your computer skills and earn a Certicate and Digital Badge from Northstar!
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Certifications are available in:

  • Computer Basics
  • Intenet Basics
  • Windows 7
  • Mac OS
  • Email Basics
  • Social Media
  • MS Word
  • MS Excel
  • and, coming soon, Powerpoint.

Free practice tests are available at


Sign up for a FREE 1-hour Assessment Appointment to take the proctored test at . Slots are available Tuesdays and Saturdays from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm.

You will need to bring a Photo ID to your scheduled Assessment Appointment.

Appointments at Cranston Public Library are coming soon.


This project was made possible in part by the Institute for Museum and Library Services Grant LG-07-13-0318-13