The ITS Eastwood Education Center offers an ongoing educational program designed to enhance and improve the computer and communication skills of personnel. Through continued education, we ensure a quality workforce serving the citizens of Mississippi.
The future of Mississippi government depends on efficient execution of the services it provides. Fiscal constraints make it imperative that agencies use information technology as efficiently and effectively as possible. ITS offers through the Eastwood Education Center, an ongoing educational program designed to enhance and improve the computer and communication skills of personnel within state government. Continuing education and training are essential for the effective planning, implementation, support, and use of technological solutions. ITS coordinates cost-effective education and awareness opportunities with technology training partners to offer instructor led training, as well as self-paced, online training to Mississippi public entities via the Internet. The technical educational curriculum is expanded as the demand for information systems skills increases. There are currently over 3,200 courses in technical, end‐user, and professional development topics, with new courses added throughout the year. Online training is also available for access from work or home. There are currently over 3,200 courses in technical, end‐user, and professional development topics, with new courses added throughout the year.
NEW - Registration Information (Effective September 5, 2017)
To register for a class or apply for on-line training annual subscriptions, please register online via the MAGIC Portal.
General Information About Eastwood Education Center
Education Course Catalog (April - June 2019)
Education Course Catalog (July - September 2019)
Instructor-Led Courses by Category
Courses by software category, with a link to a full description of each course
Instructor-Led Courses by Date
Courses by date, with a link to a full description of each course
Eastwood Education Center Map
Skillsoft web-based, on-line training for state government employees, featuring technical, end-user, and professional development courses
Map and directions to Eastwood Education Center located at 3771 Eastwood Drive, Jackson, MS 39211
The Eastwood Education Center has the resources to provide instruction in almost any information systems area needed by state government employees. In addition to the regularly scheduled courses, we will design a class to meet your specific training needs.
For More Information Contact:
Susan Meek, Eastwood Education Center
Phone: (601) 432-8186
Fax: (601) 713-6380