Celebrating our 20TH ANNIVERSARY of helping our clients accomplish more. Thank you!

About Us


Providing productivity solutions since 1998

After bringing professional software training services to the Central Coast in 1998 with the former CTE Computer Training, Derek Crawford founded Software Solutions Team in 2005 to continue to deliver top-notch training, consulting, and development services to the Central Coast. Public and private sector employers rely on our innovative, dynamic, and engaging solutions to improve staff productivity.


Our qualifications

Staffed by certified Microsoft Office Specialists, Software Solutions' programs include courses in word processing, spreadsheets, desktop publishing, database management, project and contact management.  Since 1998, over 9,000 employees have attended classes taught by founder and owner, Derek Crawford, and Senior Instructor, Larry Gregory, learning practical skills sets to make them more efficient using today's most powerful office software applications.  In addition to training, organizations have turned to us to provide consulting services to get the most benefit out of their business software, and to develop time and money saving database programs...solutions to tackle everything from contact management, to inventory, operational, and financial tracking systems.


Let us be your partner in professional development

Software Solutions Team brings the local focus, flexibility and responsiveness to software training that Central Coast businesses and organizations demand.  Software Solutions provides the tools to ensure productivity, save time and frustration, and take maximum advantage of today's powerful software.