Computer Training for Faculty & Staff

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Computer Courses for Faculty and Staff at University of Lethbridge Fall 2014


Information Technology, Client Services, is offering presentation and hands-on computer courses for faculty and staff at the University of Lethbridge.


To register please email and indicate the courses you would like to register in.


Webex Overview

Starting with an overview of what Webex is, participants will see what is involved in using this popular audio and video conferencing tool. This demonstration presentation will cover what you need to know to use this collaboration tool.

Tuesday - Sep. 23 (2:00 to 3:00) [1 hr.]

Tuesday – Sep. 30 (2:00 to 3:00) [1 hr.]

Location – Room B-716


Windows 8

Become acquainted with the newest release of the Windows operating system. Learn about the updates and enhancements found in Windows 8, how to transition seamlessly to the revamped user interface, navigate through the system with gestures and keyboard shortcuts.

Tuesday – Oct. 7 (2:00 to 3:00) [1 hr.]

Location – Room B-716


Introduction to Word 2013

The basic skills to type documents using the program Microsoft Word 2013 will be taught. How to enter and edit information, save and retrieve files, using tabs, bullets and autocorrect will be covered. Learn to use spell check and format the document you produce.

Tuesday’s – Oct. 14 -21; (1:00 to 3:00) [4 hr.]

Location – B-515


Introduction to Excel 2013

In this course participants will learn to use a spreadsheet to perform basic calculations. After learning to enter and edit information the course covers various spreadsheet examples to help participants learn how to format spreadsheet information and print the worksheets.

Tuesday’s – Oct. 28 & Nov. 4 (1:00 – 3:00) [4 hr.]

Location – B-515


Introduction to OneNote 2013

See how to create digital notes, store them, and be able to search notes for information you need. Learn to create and use shared notebooks, add media content to notes, and run optical character recognition.

Tuesday’s – Nov. 18-25 (1:00 – 3:00) [4 hr.]

Location – B-515


Introduction to PowerPoint 2013

Learn to use this popular presentation program to build your own slide shows. Participants will see how easy it is to put text, pictures, sound and movies on the screen and run a show.

Thursday’s - November 20 – 27 (1:00 – 3:00) [4 hr.]

Location – E-640


Introduction to Acrobat Pro XI

Starting with an overview of reader participants will learn to create, edit and distribute PDF documents.

Tuesday’s – Dec. 2 - 9 (1:00 to 3:00) [4 hr.]

Location – B-515


John Walkey | | (403) 329-2490 |