Winter 2020-2021 Classroom Training Schedule (all courses taught ONLINE)

All training courses are 1-day long (9am – approx 4pm)

Click on the headings below for course topics DEC JAN FEB MAR
NEW! Microsoft Teams – HALF-DAY course (AM=9am-12noon; PM=1pm-4pm)
Microsoft Teams is a collaboration app that helps your teams stay organized and have conversations – all in one place. It’s a hub for teamwork in Office 365. Keep all your team’s chats, meetings, files, and apps together in one place. It allows you to connect with colleagues, attend meetings and collaborate on projects.

Wed

20

(PM)

Fri

26

(PM)

Tues

30

(PM)

NEW! Microsoft FORMS – HALF-DAY course (AM=9am-12noon; PM=1pm-4pm)
Forms allows you to create surveys, quizzes, and polls, and easily see results as they come in. With Microsoft Office 365, a user can create up to 200 forms – each containing up to 200 questions.  Create Choice, Text, Rating, Date, Ranking, Likert and Net Promoter Score questions. Export results to Excel for fast and efficient analysis of results.
Wed

20

(AM)

Fri

26

(AM)

Tues

30

(AM)

Microsoft Word 2016 course – Level 1 (CORE)
Do NOT skip this level. Even pros learn tons here! Tricks & shortcuts that you should have already been using ,but haven’t, and custom tabs, indenting, file management, tables, spacing issues.
Click here to see if you have the skills to skip this level (quiz)
Thurs

14

Mon

22

Microsoft Word 2016 course – Level 2
Section breaks (imperative in larger documents), using styles efficiently, columns, dealing  effectively with graphics, artistic effects options, advanced Quick Parts, watermarks, header/footer tips & tricks and template use.
Fri

26

Microsoft Word 2016 course – Level 3
Merges (letters, labels, email merges, troubleshooting), creating & editing basic and interactive macros. Feel the power!
Mon

29

Microsoft Word 2016 course – Level 4
Advanced Styles, Outline View, Templates (including input fields), Table of Contents, Index, Cross References, and amazing shortcuts.
Microsoft Excel 2016 training – Level 1 (CORE)
Our most popular course. Skip it – regret it! Have a solid foundation is key to producing efficient, well-though out spreadsheets. This course is full of tons of tricks & shortcuts that you should have already been using, but haven’t. Equations, FILL options & tricks, headers/footers, conditional formatting and printing tricks. Don’t skip this course – it’s got all the shortcuts and tricks in it!
Click here to see if you have the skills to skip this level (quiz)
Mon

14

Mon

18

Wed

17

Mon

15

Microsoft Excel 2016 course – Level 2
A busy day: all three levels of intermediate IF functions, saving time & energy with Range Names, data analysis (CountIF, SumIF, AverageIF, SubTotals), Text-to-Columns and more.
Click here to see if you have the skills to skip Level 2 (quiz)
Wed

16

Tues

19

Thurs

18

Tues

16

Excel 2016 training – Level 3

Feel the power: pivot tables, vLookups, Data Validation, date and time calculations and an intro to macros

Thurs

17

Wed

24

Wed

17

Excel 2016 training – Level 4

Intermediate macros (variables, looping (via user input and conditions), do while), MATCH, RANK, Data Validation – Dependent List and Dynamic Dependent Lists. Geeky fun!

Tues

15

Thurs

25

Microsoft Powerpoint 2016

Slide types, effective slide shows, graphic tricks, slide transitions, custom animation options, tips & tricks.

Mon

8

Microsoft Outlook 2016

New & Improved! Are you getting the most out of this amazing information management program? Tips and tricks for E-mail, attachments, sharing calendars, delegating, scheduling, rules, sub folders and so much more.

Wed

13

Thurs

25