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  • Excel 1: Essentials / ECDL – Spreadsheets [1 hour] Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule This course is the essential starting point for anyone interested in learning how...
  • Excel 3: Data Analysis This advanced course looks at some of the data analysis tools and functions available in Excel and involves a range of practical exercises using different types of data. Participants will learn how...
  • Getting Familiar with Photoshop - Part 1 Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Getting Familiar with Photoshop - Part 2 Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Advanced Word Processing: Making Best Use of Word Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Excel: Creating Charts Using Excel This specialised course looks at the charting feature in Excel and discusses some of the different types of charts that can be created, in particular, line, scatter, pie, bar and column charts. It...
  • Creating Screen Shots and Training Materials using Word and SnagIt [3 hours] Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Introduction to Database Part 1 (covers ECDL DB) [3.5 hours] Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Introduction to Database Part 2 (covers ECDL DB) [3.5 hours] Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Excel 2: Managing Data [1 hour]   Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Guide to Computing Facilities Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Introduction to PivotTables using Excel This is an advanced course aimed at staff who are experienced at using Microsoft Excel and are interested in finding out more about PivotTables and PivotCharts. PivotTables are a popular Excel tool...
  • Introduction to the CMS (Content Management System) [3 hours] Usually run once month during semester - view iTrent/QOL for dates This course provides an introduction to TERMINALFOUR, the University's Content Management System for web authoring. You will learn...
  • Word Processing: Labels and Mail Merge Using Word [3 hours] Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Making Best Use of Outlook [3.5 hours] Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Dynamic PowerPoint [3 hours] Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • Creating Posters using PowerPoint 3 hours] Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • SPSS 1: Introduction to SPSS [1 day] Staff: Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule PGs - Sat 29 April please email itcourses@qub.ac.uk to be...
  • SPSS 2: Data Analysis using SPSS [1 day] Staff: Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule PGs - Sat 6 May - email itcourses@qub.ac.uk to be enrolled The course...
  • Using the Computer and Managing Files / ECDL Module 2 [3 hours] This course is available on request. This course is ideal for staff who wish to increase their confidence in using a computer and improve their efficiency at file management techniques. Through a...
  • Using the Personal Response System in your Classes Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule 12 participants maximum  Content: The Turning Point (Personal Response...
  • Creating infographics and visual content “People expect the world to be so much more visual than it’s ever been before.” David Marcus, Facebook’s Head of Messenger In this workshop we will practice using Piktochart, Canva and...
  • Diagrams Made Easy with Microsoft Publisher Many people aren’t aware that they already have Microsoft Publisher as one of the standard Office applications. It can be used to create professional looking brochures, cards, flyers, etc. As well...
  • Facebook for Beginners This is for any staff member who is interested in using Facebook for social networking. This course will introduce participants to the key features of Facebook and will discuss the various issues...
  • How to plan your social media strategy and create engaging content Do you manage a social media account but want to do it in a more strategic way? Then this training session is for you. Queen’s Social Media Manager will help you understand your target audience,...
  • Introduction to NVivo Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule Designed for: All academic and research staff involved in the collection and... Research and Enterprise Skills
  • Introduction to Prezi No plans to host further instances of this course in semester 1. Prezi is a cloud-based presentation software and storytelling tool that can be used to present concepts on a virtual canvas using a...
  • Introduction to Project Management and the Use of Associated Templates This course is aimed at staff who wish to become familiar with the basics of project management. It looks at the principles of project management together with the template documentation available...
  • Introduction to Visio 2013 Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more...
  • LinkedIn for Beginners This course is aimed at any staff member interested in using LinkedIn for social networking. LinkedIn is a professional social networking site which can be used for career development and...
  • Mediasite EXPRESS Training Mediasite is a rich media platform managed and supported by Information Services. It gives University staff the ability to create, manage and distribute video content, presentations and rich media...
  • Office 365 - an overview The University offers Microsoft’s Office 365 to staff and students.Office 365 offers a range of apps to enable easy access to files, and facilitate collaborative working. In this session,...
  • Tables and Templates in Word Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule This practical course will introduce you to using tables and saving...
  • Twitter for Beginners   This course is aimed at any staff member interested in using Twitter for social networking. Twitter is an increasingly popular social networking and information sharing tool and this course...
  • Working with SharePoint (for Site Administrators) Staff: Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule SharePoint Site Administrators (Owners) are nominated staff who have...
  • Working with SharePoint (for Site Contributors) Staff: Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule This course is aimed at SharePoint Site Contributors (Members)....
  • Excel Get & Transform "Power Query and Power Pivot aka Get and Transform are the best thing to happen to Excel in 20 years”.  Bill Jelen, Excel MVP How long would it take you to combine data from 15 workbooks into...
  • QuestionMark for Computer Assisted Assessment or Surveys Staff: Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule Designed for: Staff interested in using Computer Assisted Assessment...
  • Using Microsoft Teams (Office 365) Microsoft Teams is the communication and teamwork hub of Office 365.  With Microsoft Teams you can bring together a team, securely share and collaborate on files and communicate via private...
  • Introduction to Power Automate (Office 365) Power Automate is a service that helps you build workflows that automate time-consuming business tasks across applications and services.  Power Automate can be used to synchronize files,...
  • Introduction to Power BI Power BI is Microsoft’s business intelligence (BI) solution for visualising and sharing data.  Power BI enables you to quickly develop interactive reports...
  • OneNote - how to use OneNote (Office 365 app) is your digital notebook for capturing and organising everything across your devices. Jot down your ideas, keep track of classroom and meeting notes, clip from the web or...
  • Microsoft Bookings (Office 365) Microsoft Bookings is an Office 365 scheduling app that lets you configure an online booking calendar that integrates with Outlook. Use it to create a booking form that allows QUB students and...