Summer/Fall 2021 Classroom Training Schedule (all courses taught ONLINE using Microsoft Teams or Zoom)

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

Click on the headings below for course topics AUG SEPT OCT NOV
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)
Tues

3

Mon

8

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.
Wed

4

Thurs

25

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

5

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.
Fri

6

Tues

30

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

16

Mon

13

Mon

18

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)
Tues

17

Tues

14

Tues

19

Wed

17

Excel 2016 training – Level 3

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

Wed

18

Wed

20

Fri

19

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!

Thurs

19

Mon

22

Microsoft Powerpoint 2016

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

Thurs

12

Fri

26

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.

Mon

23

Fri

12

NEW! Microsoft Teams – HALF-DAY course
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.
Upon Request for Private Group Training only
NEW! Microsoft FORMS – HALF-DAY course
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.
Upon Request for Private Group Training only
NEW! Microsoft ONENOTE – HALF-DAY course
This handy note-taking program helps you gather and reference your important notes – wherever you are. Multi-user collaboration – notes can be shared with other OneNote users over the Internet or a network. Divided into tabs and pages, this program helps keep you organized. Never misplace vital information again.
Upon Request for Private Group Training only