The next visit of a mobile career-training center to Westport is set for Thursday.

The American Job Center Southwest’s Career Coach, formerly called CTWorks, will offer a beginner’s class in Word 2007 from 10 a.m. to noon, followed by an intermediate class in Word 2007 from 1 to 3 p.m.

The career coach is a bus equipped with 10 wireless computer labs offering free computer classes to residents of the greater Norwalk area. The mobile unit operates on a monthly schedule of visits to various community locations and is accessible to people with disabilities.

Area residents interested in registering should contact the town’s Department of Human Services at 203-341-1050 or via e-mail at For more information, including the current career coach schedule, check the website for American Job Center Southwest at