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Monday 31 January

09:30
Microsoft Excel 365: for Complete Beginners - (Live Online using MS Teams) Finished 09:30 - 13:00 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 4

This is an online instructor-led course to help you get to grips with spreadsheet basics using Microsoft Excel. It will be taught in a small group and no previous knowledge is assumed. Following on, we offer further online instructor-led courses that build on these fundamentals to extend your skills (see Related courses below).

For those who prefer to self-study there is an online course from LinkedIn Learning, the course can be accessed here. Sign in with your CRSid@cam.ac.uk email and Raven password.

Tuesday 1 February

09:30
Excel 365: Functions (Live Online using MS Teams) new Finished 09:30 - 12:30 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 1

Please Note: It is important that when you book on this course, on your booking confirmation page, click on Add to Calendar to start the process to import the course appointment into your calendar. This contains the link to the MS Teams course meeting under Joining Instructions that you will use to join on the day of the course.

To fully participate in this course you will need to have the Microsoft Excel 365 for Windows desktop application installed on your computer. Participants using Microsoft Excel 365 for Mac or the online version via a web browser will find some of the functionality missing.

The course files and slides can be downloaded here

Wednesday 2 February

09:30
Office 365: Excel Top Tips - Bitesize Learning (Live Online using MS Teams) new Finished 09:30 - 12:30 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 1

This one to two hour instructor-led course is for people who want to keep up to date with newer or the lesser-known features of Microsoft Excel. It is a quick fire succession of topics at a fast pace and aimed at those who are comfortable using computers.

The link to join the course is sent in the booking and reminder emails.

Thursday 3 February

09:30

Want to practice giving Teams Live Events? Then join us in this informal introductory session to manage and deliver a webinar. The course is not about presentation skills, it is to master the mechanics of managing the smooth transition between different presenters and content. The maximum number of participants for this course is limited to 2.

You must have the following items installed or available on your computer to participate:

1. The Teams desktop app installed on your computer.
2. The Teams Calendar available on the Teams interface. (You must be using Microsoft Exchange Online for your email to enable the Teams Calendar). Details on how to migrate from Hermes to Exchange can be found here.
3. The button on the Teams Calendar interface necessary to create a Teams Live Event. (To enable the button on your system you need to request the ability to create Live Events via the Self Service portal). Note! this can take up to 48 hours for the change to come into effect.

You will also need a working webcam, speakers (or headset) and mic.

You will:

  • Learn about Teams Live Events
  • Practice schedulling and delivering a Live Event. Please have a short PowerPoint and one other application ready to demonstrate, e.g a web site with video content

Please Note: It is important that when you book on this course, on your booking confirmation page, click on Add to Calendar to start the process to import the course appointment into your calendar. This contains the link to the MS Teams course meeting under Joining Instructions that you will use to join on the day of the course.

Microsoft Excel 365: for Complete Beginners - (Live Online using MS Teams) Finished 09:30 - 13:00 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 4

This is an online instructor-led course to help you get to grips with spreadsheet basics using Microsoft Excel. It will be taught in a small group and no previous knowledge is assumed. Following on, we offer further online instructor-led courses that build on these fundamentals to extend your skills (see Related courses below).

For those who prefer to self-study there is an online course from LinkedIn Learning, the course can be accessed here. Sign in with your CRSid@cam.ac.uk email and Raven password.

10:00

This course will show you basic principles and processes for creating accessible documents in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint and PDFs.

11:30

Want to practice giving Teams Live Events? Then join us in this informal introductory session to manage and deliver a webinar. The course is not about presentation skills, it is to master the mechanics of managing the smooth transition between different presenters and content. The maximum number of participants for this course is limited to 2.

You must have the following items installed or available on your computer to participate:

1. The Teams desktop app installed on your computer.
2. The Teams Calendar available on the Teams interface. (You must be using Microsoft Exchange Online for your email to enable the Teams Calendar). Details on how to migrate from Hermes to Exchange can be found here.
3. The button on the Teams Calendar interface necessary to create a Teams Live Event. (To enable the button on your system you need to request the ability to create Live Events via the Self Service portal). Note! this can take up to 48 hours for the change to come into effect.

You will also need a working webcam, speakers (or headset) and mic.

You will:

  • Learn about Teams Live Events
  • Practice schedulling and delivering a Live Event. Please have a short PowerPoint and one other application ready to demonstrate, e.g a web site with video content

Please Note: It is important that when you book on this course, on your booking confirmation page, click on Add to Calendar to start the process to import the course appointment into your calendar. This contains the link to the MS Teams course meeting under Joining Instructions that you will use to join on the day of the course.

Friday 4 February

09:30
Microsoft Excel 365: for Complete Beginners - (Live Online using MS Teams) Finished 09:30 - 13:00 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 4

This is an online instructor-led course to help you get to grips with spreadsheet basics using Microsoft Excel. It will be taught in a small group and no previous knowledge is assumed. Following on, we offer further online instructor-led courses that build on these fundamentals to extend your skills (see Related courses below).

For those who prefer to self-study there is an online course from LinkedIn Learning, the course can be accessed here. Sign in with your CRSid@cam.ac.uk email and Raven password.

Monday 7 February

09:30

Are you migrating from Hermes to Exchange Online and are using Outlook 365 desktop as your client for the first time?

If so join us in this friendly, introductory session to learn how to get up and running with Outlook 365 Email and Calendar using the Desktop application for Windows, where we will take you through the basics of the Outlook 365.

This course does not cover the Hermes migration tool or in-depth technical questions regarding Outlook and Exchange. For this information please see the Further Information for IT staff webpages.

Please Note: It is important that when you book on this course, on your booking confirmation page, click on Add to Calendar to start the process to import the course appointment into your calendar. This contains the link to the MS Teams course meeting under Joining Instructions that you will use to join on the day of the course.

To fully participate in this course you will need to have the Microsoft Outlook 365 for Windows desktop application installed on your computer. Participants using Microsoft Outlook 365 for Mac or the online version via a web browser will find some of the functionality missing.

The course files and slides can be downloaded here

Tuesday 8 February

09:30
Excel 365: Managing Data & Lists (Live Online using MS Teams) new Finished 09:30 - 11:30 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 1

Please Note: It is important that when you book on this course, on your booking confirmation page, click on Add to Calendar to start the process to import the course appointment into your calendar. This contains the link to the MS Teams course meeting under Joining Instructions that you will use to join on the day of the course.

To fully participate in this course you will need to have the Microsoft Excel 365 for Windows desktop application installed on your computer. Participants using Microsoft Excel 365 for Mac or the online version via a web browser will find some of the functionality missing.

Wednesday 9 February

09:30
PowerPoint 365: Part 1 (Live Online using MS Teams) new Finished 09:30 - 12:00 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 1

At some point during your career or job role, you may have to make or present a PowerPoint slide show. This course offers something for everyone, whether you have used PowerPoint before or you’re an absolute beginner. You will be taken through the best way of working starting with Templates and inserting text and images and all the way through to transitions, animations and exporting.

Please Note: It is important that when you book on this course, on your booking confirmation page, click on Add to Calendar to start the process to import the course appointment into your calendar. This contains the link to the MS Teams course meeting under Joining Instructions that you will use to join on the day of the course.

To fully participate in this course you will need to have the Microsoft PowerPoint 365 for Windows desktop application installed on your computer. Participants using Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 or 2019, Microsoft PowerPoint 365 for Mac or the online version via a web browser will find some of the functionality missing.

10:00

This course will show you basic principles and processes for creating accessible documents in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint and PDFs.

10:30
Drupal: An Introduction Finished 10:30 - 12:30 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 2

This course will cover the most essential features and concepts of Drupal Content Management Service through hands on activities.

Thursday 10 February

09:30
Word 365: Dissertations, Theses and Long Documents (Live Online) Finished 09:30 - 12:30 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 4

This course is mainly aimed at students writing their thesis but is also suitable for staff who need to write a long document. It is designed to give an insight and hands on practice into the more advanced features of Microsoft Word that are relevant to producing substantial reports.

Excel 365: Managing Data & Lists (Live Online using MS Teams) new POSTPONED 09:30 - 11:30 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 1

Please Note: It is important that when you book on this course, on your booking confirmation page, click on Add to Calendar to start the process to import the course appointment into your calendar. This contains the link to the MS Teams course meeting under Joining Instructions that you will use to join on the day of the course.

To fully participate in this course you will need to have the Microsoft Excel 365 for Windows desktop application installed on your computer. Participants using Microsoft Excel 365 for Mac or the online version via a web browser will find some of the functionality missing.

Friday 11 February

09:30
Word 365: Dissertations, Theses and Long Documents (Live Online) Finished 09:30 - 12:30 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 4

This course is mainly aimed at students writing their thesis but is also suitable for staff who need to write a long document. It is designed to give an insight and hands on practice into the more advanced features of Microsoft Word that are relevant to producing substantial reports.

Tuesday 15 February

09:30
PowerPoint 365: Part 2 (Live Online using MS Teams) new CANCELLED 09:30 - 12:00 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 1

At some point during your career or job role, you may have to make or present a PowerPoint slide show. This course offers something for everyone, whether you have used PowerPoint before or you’re an absolute beginner. You will be taken through the best way of working starting with Templates and inserting text and images and all the way through to transitions, animations and exporting.

Please Note: It is important that when you book on this course, on your booking confirmation page, click on Add to Calendar to start the process to import the course appointment into your calendar. This contains the link to the MS Teams course meeting under Joining Instructions that you will use to join on the day of the course.

To fully participate in this course you will need to have the Microsoft PowerPoint 365 for Windows desktop application installed on your computer. Participants using Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 or 2019, Microsoft PowerPoint 365 for Mac or the online version via a web browser will find some of the functionality missing.

14:00
UTBS: Training Administrator Training (Live Online using Microsoft Teams) Finished 14:00 - 17:30 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 2

This course is designed for Training Administrators of a new provider on the University Training Booking System (UTBS) and it will take them through theory and practicals on how to administer their training programme on the UTBS. The course is taught using Microsoft Teams and you must have Teams installed on your computer to participate.

Wednesday 16 February

09:30
Excel 365: Pivot Tables (Live Online using MS Teams) new Finished 09:30 - 12:00 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 1
  • This course offers an introduction to the power and time-saving value of PivotTables and will appeal to anyone who analyses data in Excel.

Please Note: It is important that when you book on this course, on your booking confirmation page, click on Add to Calendar to start the process to import the course appointment into your calendar. This contains the link to the MS Teams course meeting under Joining Instructions that you will use to join on the day of the course.

To fully participate in this course you will need to have the Microsoft Excel 365 for Windows desktop application installed on your computer. Participants using Microsoft Excel 365 for Mac or the online version via a web browser will find some of the functionality missing.

The course files and slides can be downloaded here

Thursday 17 February

09:30
Excel 365: Analysing & Summarising Data (Live Online using MS Teams) new Finished 09:30 - 12:00 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 1

Please Note: It is important that when you book on this course, on your booking confirmation page, click on Add to Calendar to start the process to import the course appointment into your calendar. This contains the link to the MS Teams course meeting under Joining Instructions that you will use to join on the day of the course.

To fully participate in this course you will need to have the Microsoft Excel 365 for Windows desktop application installed on your computer. Participants using Microsoft Excel 365 for Mac or the online version via a web browser will find some of the functionality missing.

14:00
Zotero: Introduction to a Reference Management Program (Live Online) Finished 14:00 - 16:00 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 4

This course is an introduction to reference management using the free, open-source program, Zotero. Zotero is a free, open-source program which allows you to collect and store references from online sources; add your own annotations and finally use your stored references to insert correct citations into a Word, Libre/Open Office, or LaTeX document.

Zotero is essentially a helper; it will enable you to collect references as you review online databases in a web browser and then interact with Word, Libre/Open Office or LaTeX to cite your references as you write your document.

Friday 18 February

09:30
Office 365: Teams Top Tips - Bitesize Learning (Live Online using MS Teams) new Finished 09:30 - 10:30 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 4

This one-hour instructor-led course is for people who want to keep up to date with newer or the lesser-known features of Microsoft Teams. It is a quick fire succession of topics at a fast pace and aimed at those who are comfortable using computers.

The link to join the course is sent in the booking and reminder emails.

Monday 21 February

09:30
Office 365: Word Top Tips - Bitesize Learning (Live Online using MS Teams) new Finished 09:30 - 10:30 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 4

This one-hour instructor-led course is for people who want to keep up to date with newer or the lesser-known features of Microsoft Word. It is a quick fire succession of topics at a fast pace and aimed at those who are comfortable using computers.

The link to join the course is sent in the booking and reminder emails.

Tuesday 22 February

09:30
Excel 365: Pivot Tables (Live Online using MS Teams) new Finished 09:30 - 12:00 UIS Online Microsoft Teams 1
  • This course offers an introduction to the power and time-saving value of PivotTables and will appeal to anyone who analyses data in Excel.

Please Note: It is important that when you book on this course, on your booking confirmation page, click on Add to Calendar to start the process to import the course appointment into your calendar. This contains the link to the MS Teams course meeting under Joining Instructions that you will use to join on the day of the course.

To fully participate in this course you will need to have the Microsoft Excel 365 for Windows desktop application installed on your computer. Participants using Microsoft Excel 365 for Mac or the online version via a web browser will find some of the functionality missing.

The course files and slides can be downloaded here

10:00

This course will show you basic principles and processes for creating accessible documents in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint and PDFs.