On the Site Actions menu in the site, click Site Settings.
On the Site Settings page, under Site Actions, click Save site as Template.
On the Save as Template page, enter a file name and Template name and then click OK.The site template is saved as a WSP file to the Solutions Gallery for that site collection and you can create new sites based on that solution. TechSolutions has already converted some of these templates to 2010. http://techsolutions.net/Blog/tabid/65/EntryId/17/Fab-40-Templates-for-MOSS-2010.aspx. The help desk template is also downloadable from Microsoft on their free templates for Government page here.