Class Registration

Byte Back offers FREE TECH TRAINING in Washington, DC and Prince George’s County, Maryland. Beginner courses start with email lessons and move up a pathway to official Microsoft and IT certifications. At Byte Back, you will get the skills you need to get hired!

How to Register

We host in-person registration and Info Sessions for beginner, intermediate, and advanced certification courses throughout the year. With a full pathway of computer training, you can find the course that’s right for you.

See the Info Session schedule below. Don’t see the class you’re looking for? Explore all of our class options, and fill out an interest form for the level that’s right for you. We’ll email you when there are classes and spots available.

We also post registration information on this page and on social media – follow us on Facebook and Twitter for the latest.


You must pass an assessment to qualify for intermediate and advanced certification courses. You must also pass an in-person interview with admissions staff to qualify for advanced courses.

NOTE: You must be able to sign into your email as part of the assessment.

Prospective students need the following to register:

  • Government-Issued Photo ID
  • Proof of Social Security – Social Security card, W-2 form*
  • Birth Certificate, Passport, or Voter Registration Card*

*Students who enroll in a class at a DC Public Library do not need to provide these documents.

Registration for Beginners Classes

Byte Back is now registering for three PC for Beginners classes to be held at Byte Back headquarters. Classes are available on the following schedules:

12-2 p.m., Monday, Wednesday, Friday
2-4 p.m., Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
2-4 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday

If you’re interested in one of these classes, you can register at Byte Back’s offices (899 North Capitol St. NE, Ste. 850) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Please bring a DC photo ID and birth certificate or Social Security card. Seats for these classes are limited and registration is first come, first served.

Registration Events for DC Certification Classes

IT Professional Track Information and Testing Sessions

This IT Fundamentals course at Byte Back, 899 North Capitol St. NE, Ste 850 will begin on December 3. The Information and Testing Sessions below will also be at Byte Back and will last approximately two hours.

Please register at this link to attend a Testing Session. You must be a DC resident, attend an Information and Testing Session, meet eligibility requirements, pass an assessment, and successfully interview to register for this advanced course.


Wednesday, Nov. 14
6 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 15
6 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 19
6 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 20
6 p.m.


Click here to RSVP for one of these sessions.

Note: These classes are for DC residents only – you must bring a government-issued ID to the Info Session. Maryland residents should call the Byte Back office for more information about classes for non-DC residents.