Spring 2014

IT TRAINING
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Design & media Desktop publishing Illustrator Illustrator CS6: The basics Tues Tues Feb 11 Feb 18 Fireworks Fireworks CS6: The basics Mon Mar 10 1:30–4:30pm Online Whether you’re creative in print. graphics. we have the training you need to design it better. or the web. presentations. HTML HTML5 & CSS: The basics Thurs Mon Feb 13 Mar 24 9:00am–12:30pm 1:30–5:00pm Online Online 1:30–4:30pm 1:30–4:30pm Online Online Adobe CS6: Pen tool basics for advanced graphic design Illustrator Illustrator CS6: The basics Tues Fri Feb 11 Mar 7 1:30–4:30pm 9:00am–noon Online Online InDesign InDesign CS6: The basics Tues Tues Tues Tues Mar 11 Mar 25 Apr 15 1:30–4:30pm 1:30–3:30pm Online Online Online Online Illustrator CS6: Creating graphics for the web InDesign CS6: Using page masters for efficient design Digital magazine publishing with InDesign 1:30–2:30pm Photoshop Photoshop CS6: The basics Tues Weds Jan 28 Mar 12 1:30–4:30pm 5:30–8:30pm Online Online Desktop publishing project lab Apr 22 1:30–4:30pm Page design Page design & layout basics Tues Feb 25 1:30–4:30pm Online Photoshop Photoshop CS6: The basics Tues Weds Jan 28 Mar 12 1:30–4:30pm 5:30–8:30pm 5:30–7:30pm Online Online Online Photoshop CS6: Restoring old photos Weds Mar 26 Presentations PowerPoint PowerPoint 2013: The basics Weds Feb 19 10:00am–12:30pm Online Prezi Prezi: The basics Weds Feb 26 10:00am–noon Online Presenting data effectively Effectively presenting data in Office applications Weds Mar 12 11:00am–noon Online Screen capture Captivate Captivate 6: The basics Weds Mar 5 9:00am–12:30pm Online Web design Dreamweaver Dreamweaver CS6: The basics Mon Mon Mon Feb 24 Mar 3 1:30–5:00pm 1:30–2:45pm Online Online Online Dreamweaver CS6: Using templates to standardize your site Web site development project lab Mar 31 1:30–4:30pm 1 .

Box. Oncourse to teach classes and collaborate.IU systems Oncourse Research computing & resources High Performance Computing Introductory parallel programming for supercomputers Thurs Apr 10 9:00am – 5:00pm Classroom Learn to use IU administrative systems in the office. or IU tools to conduct research. approvers. Academic systems Getting started with Oncourse Fri Thurs Tues Fri Jan 10 Jan 16 Jan 21 Feb 7 Noon–1:00pm 1:00–2:00pm 2:00–3:00pm 10:00–11:30am Online Online Online Online Statistical applications SAS SAS: The basics Thurs Apr 10 9:00am–noon Online Oncourse communication tools Oncourse assessment tools SPSS SPSS: The basics Thurs Apr 3 9:00–11:30am Online Administrative systems BI (Business Intelligence) Business Intelligence for report analysts Weds-Thurs Feb 12-13 9:00am–4:00pm IUPUI Classroom CRM (Constituent Relationship Management) CRM/Talisma: Campaigns Check ittraining.edu for an up-to-date schedule IUIE (IU Information Environment) Excel 2010: Formatting & analyzing IUIE data Tues Mar 11 1:30–4:30pm Online SharePoint SharePoint: What SharePoint can do for you Thurs Mar 27 1:30–2:30pm Online SharePoint 2010 for end-users Tues Apr 1 2:00–3:30pm Online See SharePoint administration training in technical skills section SharePoint 2010: Workflows with Nintex Thurs Apr 10 1:30–5:00pm Online WCMS (Web Content Management System) Cascade Server: Contributors. Apr 8-9 9:00am–5:00pm Cloud computing Tues Jan 21 Cloud computing at IU: IUanyWare. & Cloud Storage 5:30–6:30pm Online Communication tools Outlook Outlook 2013: Calendar essentials Thurs Thurs Feb 20 Feb 27 2:00–4:00pm 2:00–4:00pm Online Online Outlook 2013: Managing your email UniCom UniCom: Using Lync for collaboration Weds Apr 16 1:00–2:00pm Online 2 .iu.-Wed. and publishers Tues Apr 1 9:00am–noon Online Online Cascade Server: Site managers Tue.

& Cloud Storage 5:30–6:30pm Online Communication tools Unicom UniCom: Using Lync for collaboration Weds Apr 16 1:00–2:00pm Online Excel 2013: Charts & graphics Feb 13 Feb 20 Feb 27 Mar 6 Excel 2013: Data management Excel 2013: Basic automation using macros 5:30–8:30pm 5:30–8:30pm 5:30–7:00pm 5:30–9:00pm 1:30–4:30pm Excel 2013: Analyzing data with pivot tables Mar 27 Apr 3 Apr 10 Mar 11 Mar 11 Excel 2013: Using VLOOKUP & conditional functions Excel 2013: What-If Analysis & named scenarios Excel 2013: Advanced macros & user-defined functions Excel 2010: Formatting & analyzing IUIE data Excel vs. Word 2013: Advanced features Project management Online Online Online Online Online Online Online Online 9:00am–noon 9:00am–12:30pm 9:00am–noon 9:00am–12:30pm 9:00am–noon 9:00am–12:30pm 9:00am–12:30pm 11:00am–noon Project Microsoft Project 2010: The basics Thurs Mar 6 9:00am–3:00pm Online Access 2013: Database relationships Access 2013: Queries Feb 11 SharePoint For End-Users SharePoint: What SharePoint can do for you Thurs Tues Mar 27 Apr 1 1:30–2:30pm Online Online Access 2013: Forms Feb 18 Access 2013: Reports Feb 25 Weds Tues Tues Feb 26 Mar 4 SharePoint 2010 for end-users Access 2013: Designing & packaging databases Access 2013: Project lab Mar 11 2:00–3:30pm See SharePoint administration training in technical skills section Excel vs. Box. Access for data storage Statistical Applications See SAS and SPSS training options in IU systems section Excel Excel 2013: The basics Thurs Tues Thurs Thurs Thurs Thurs Thurs Thurs Thurs Tues Tues Feb 6 Mar 4 5:30–8:30pm 1:30–4:30pm 5:30–8:30pm 5:30–8:30pm 5:30–7:00pm Online Online Online Online Online Online Online Online Online Online Online Cloud Computing Tues Jan 21 Cloud Computing at IU: IUanyWare.Productivity Microsoft Office Access Access 2013: The basics Tues Tues Tues Tues Tues Jan 28 Feb 4 Word Word 2013: The essentials Fri Fri Feb 28 Mar 7 9:00am–noon 9:00–10:30am Online Online We’ll teach you the skills and tools you need to be more productive in the office or in your coursework. Access for data storage 11:00am–noon Outlook Outlook 2013: Calendar essentials Thurs Thurs Feb 20 Feb 27 2:00–4:00pm 2:00–4:00pm Online Online Outlook 2013: Managing your email PowerPoint PowerPoint 2013: The basics Weds Feb 19 9:00am–12:30pm Online Presenting data effectively Effectively presenting data in Office applications Weds Mar 12 11:00am–noon Online 3 .

edu/edcert.iu.Technical skills EdCerts CompTIA Project+ Jan 17–Feb14 Take EdCerts to learn advanced IT skills that can help you earn professional certification. LSP’s and others interested in learning advanced skills can take EdCert courses on  advanced topics and use them as a launching pad to earning industry-recognized professional certifications. Administering System Center 2012 Configuration Manager (MOC 10747) Feb 17–21 5 days Mar 3–7 5 days Mar 10–14 5 days IUPUI classroom and Online IUPUI classroom and Online IUPUI classroom and Online CompTIA Security+ Administering Windows Server 2012 (MOC 20411) Data center monitoring with System Center Operations Manager (MOC 10964) Mar 31–Apr 3 4 days IUPUI classroom IUPUI classroom and Online Installing and Configuring Windows 7 Client (MOC 6292) Apr 8–10 3 days XML XML: The basics Weds Weds Mar 26 Apr 2 1:30pm–4:30pm 1:30pm–4:30pm Online Online XML: Transforming content with XSLT and XPath SharePoint Administration SharePoint 2010: Workflows with Nintex Thurs Apr 10 1:30pm–5:00pm Online 4 . 5 Fridays Classroom IUPUI classroom and Online CompTIA Network+ Jan 27–31 5 days Installing and configuring Windows Server 2012 (MOC 20410) Feb 3–7 5 days IUPUI classroom and Online EdCert certification Technical support providers. Learn more at ittraining.

Weds Apr 8-9 9:00am–5:00pm Web Graphics Fireworks Fireworks CS6: The basics Mon Mar 10 1:30–4:30pm Online Illustrator Illustrator CS6: The basics Tues Fri Feb 11 Mar 7 1:30–4:30pm 9:00am–noon Online Online Illustrator CS6: Creating graphics for the web 5 . local storage. and publishers Tues Apr 1 9:00am–noon Online Online Cascade Server: Site managers Tues.Web development Web design Web basics See schedule in design & media section Photoshop Photoshop CS6: The basics Tues Weds Jan 28 Mar 12 1:30–4:30pm 5:30–8:30pm 5:30–7:30pm Online Online Online Let us teach you how to build basic or dynamic websites that look great and are easy to use. canvas. Photoshop CS6: Restoring old photos Weds Mar 26 Web development tools Web publishing: An overview of tools & resources Weds Jan 15 5:30–7:00pm Online XML XML: The basics Weds Weds Mar 26 Apr 2 1:30–4:30pm 1:30–4:30pm Online Online CSS HTML5 & CSS: The basics Thurs Mon Weds Weds Feb 13 Mar 24 Feb 19 9:00am–12:30pm 1:30–5:00pm 1:30–4:30pm 1:30–4:30pm Online Online Online Online XML: Transforming content with XSLT and XPath Cascading Style Sheets: The basics Feb 26 Cascading Style Sheets: Layout & design Dreamweaver Dreamweaver CS6: The basics Mon Mon Mon Feb 24 Mar 3 1:30–5:00pm 1:30–2:45pm Online Online Online Dreamweaver CS6: Using templates to standardize your site Website development project lab Mar 31 1:30–4:30pm HTML HTML5 & CSS: The basics Thurs Mon Feb 13 Mar 24 9:00am–12:30pm 1:30–5:00pm Online Online HTML5: Using geolocation. and video Tues Mar 4 Feb 5 1:30–3:00pm 1:30–4:30pm 1:30–4:30pm Online Online Online XHTML: The basics Weds Weds Feb 12 XHTML: Structure & description WCMS (Web Content Management System) Cascade Server: Contributors. approvers.

and reports. “Great instructor .” Participant. Macros are also introduced to teach participants how to automate basic routine tasks.” Participant. and Fireworks in an integrated way. “Learned some good stuff I will be able to go right back to the office and use.” Participant. data tracking. workshop “You guys were great! I will be recommending this to  all of my IU friends – very informative. use the data table. “I’ve been using Photoshop for years with no real training and I’ve probably only been using about 10% of what it can actually do. 6 . IT Training Certificate Series Website development fundamentals Develop visually compelling websites by learning how to use Dreamweaver. use pivot tables to summarize data in flexible ways.” Participant. and analysis skills. and pull it together with text into a layout using InDesign. go to ittraining. and Solver tools to solve complex data analysis problems.” Participant. Dreamweaver CS6: The basics Excel 2013 advanced end-user Learn how to: compare data scenarios and predict future trends. use conditional logic to summarize. Photoshop CS6: The basics Office 2013 productivity Learn how to use multiple Microsoft Office applications and make them work together. while learning technologies in depth across a series of related workshops. Website development fundamentals “I have completed two certificate series this winter.very enthusiastic and knowledgeable. “The pace was good and the material was relevant to my job at IU.edu/certification. Outlook 2013: Calendar essentials Desktop publishing fundamentals Create print-ready and digital publications by learning how to modify photographs in Photoshop. Goal Seek. and build upon that foundation to learn charting. Word 2013: The essentials Access 2013 end-user Get to know the most important features necessary for work with Access databases. “Excellent webinar . count.” Participant. create logos and line art in Illustrator. SharePoint: The basics Excel 2013 end-user Gain an understanding of the most commonly used features in Excel. Attending this workshop has helped my overcome my fear of Sharepoint. Thanks!” Participant. Participants will learn how to build relational databases that incorporate queries. HTML/CSS.Testimonials “I liked being able to take it from my office. “I’ve worked on websites for years on my own. “I was already familiar with MS Word. EdCert course “It taught me more about website designing and how  to use Dreamweaver than my academic class did. and automate complex tasks. The instructors have  all been top notch. This series concludes with a project lab where you will apply what you learned to independently create a basic website with graphics. forms. I’m excited to have some new skills. The series concludes with a project lab where you will apply what you learned to independently create a newsletter. Everything was explained very clearly. This series concludes with a project lab where you will apply what you learned to independently create a complete Access database using pre-existing data. They have all been really good.” Participant.iu.it provided me with several readily available Outlook options for time management needs. This series covers core features of all of the main Office applications. and almost everything that I learned in this certificate series was new to me.” Participant.” Participant. online workshop IT Training Certificate Series IT Training Certificate Series enable you to earn a certificate. look up related data from other worksheets.” Participant. workshop Learn more To learn more about UITS IT Training’s certificate series and certification options. or format specific data. but this workshop showed me different features that I never came across before that will be useful in many of the documents that I create. Going across campus takes a lot of time.