Training
Current Training Offered by the Information Technology Department

The Information Technology Department seeks to provide training services for Troy University to advance institutional effectiveness by providing training opportunities designed to enhance employee security, knowledge, and performance in the area of Information Technology..

The following workshops are now available. Please click register online under the event for additional information and registration instructions.

 

Attendees requiring special accommodations must provide notification at least one week in advance. For more information, or to request accommodations, please send your inquiry to fordd@troy.edu.


Dothan Campus:

Intermediate Microsoft Word 2013 Training

Dates: April 14, 2016
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
Everett Hall
Room 242
Dothan Campus
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Learn how to use MS Word 2013 to create the following: Table of Contents, Indexes, Bookmarks, Hyperlinks, and more!  We will also go over how to do simple Mail-merge as well page-numbering by section.

 

GIMP Photo Editing Training

Dates: May 19, 2016
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
Everett Hall
Room 242
Dothan Campus
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Description: Learn how to manipulate photographs using the popular free program, GIMP 2.8.  Topics covered include: Cropping, Cloning, Free-Select, Merging Photos, Scaling, Color Manipulation and more!

 

Montgomery Campus:

There are currently no training sessions scheduled at this time.

Phenix City Campus:

Vision Pro Classroom Management Software

Dates: April 13, 2016
            May 11, 2016
Format: In-Class
Location:
Riverfront Campus
Room 210
Phenix City
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. EST

Get hands-on training on how to utilize Vision Pro software in the student labs. This software provides screen sharing, internet access control, and screen monitoring between the instructor and the students. The instructor can operate lab computers remotely from the instructor station and supervise student's work/tests, share files, chat privately, and launch applications remotely.

 

Troy Campus:

Student Planning Online Advising and Registration Training Sessions

Dates: April 5, 2016
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
IT Training Lab 
110 University Park
Troy Campus
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Training sessions for faculty members which will provide an in depth look into the different aspects of the Student Planning Advising and Registration module. 

 

Introduction to Portal (my.TROY.edu)

Dates: April 12, 2016
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
IT Training Lab 
110 University Park
Troy Campus
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

What is Portal? Portal is the new University intranet that provides current students and employees with a content-rich environment and homepages that deliver information specific to individuals. An overview of how to use the Portal, including a review of the navigation system, search capabilities, collaboration tools and site management will also be provided.

 

How to Update Your University Web Presence

Dates: April 13, 2016
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
IT Training Lab 
110 University Park
Troy Campus
Time: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

How do you request to have content on a University website updated? In this session we’ll describe the simple process of requesting a content update, or in some cases managing the updates yourself, for www.troy.edu and also for Portal. In addition to web page updates we’ll also explain what to do if you need a new form, survey, or other requests that go beyond a simple web page update.

 

Introduction to Portal (my.TROY.edu)

Dates: May 11, 2016
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
IT Training Lab 
110 University Park
Troy Campus
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

What is Portal? Portal is the new University intranet that provides current students and employees with a content-rich environment and homepages that deliver information specific to individuals. An overview of how to use the Portal, including a review of the navigation system, search capabilities, collaboration tools and site management will also be provided.

 

How to Update Your University Web Presence

Dates: May 12, 2016
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
IT Training Lab 
110 University Park
Troy Campus
Time: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

How do you request to have content on a University website updated? In this session we’ll describe the simple process of requesting a content update, or in some cases managing the updates yourself, for www.troy.edu and also for Portal. In addition to web page updates we’ll also explain what to do if you need a new form, survey, or other requests that go beyond a simple web page update.

 

Introduction to Portal (my.TROY.edu)

Dates: June 7, 2016
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
IT Training Lab 
110 University Park
Troy Campus
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

What is Portal? Portal is the new University intranet that provides current students and employees with a content-rich environment and homepages that deliver information specific to individuals. An overview of how to use the Portal, including a review of the navigation system, search capabilities, collaboration tools and site management will also be provided.

 

How to Update Your University Web Presence

Dates: June 8, 2016
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
IT Training Lab 
110 University Park
Troy Campus
Time: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

How do you request to have content on a University website updated? In this session we’ll describe the simple process of requesting a content update, or in some cases managing the updates yourself, for www.troy.edu and also for Portal. In addition to web page updates we’ll also explain what to do if you need a new form, survey, or other requests that go beyond a simple web page update.

 

Introduction to Portal (my.TROY.edu)

Dates: June 28, 2016
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
IT Training Lab 
110 University Park
Troy Campus
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

What is Portal? Portal is the new University intranet that provides current students and employees with a content-rich environment and homepages that deliver information specific to individuals. An overview of how to use the Portal, including a review of the navigation system, search capabilities, collaboration tools and site management will also be provided.

 

How to Update Your University Web Presence

Dates: June 29, 2016
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
IT Training Lab 
110 University Park
Troy Campus
Time: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

How do you request to have content on a University website updated? In this session we’ll describe the simple process of requesting a content update, or in some cases managing the updates yourself, for www.troy.edu and also for Portal. In addition to web page updates we’ll also explain what to do if you need a new form, survey, or other requests that go beyond a simple web page update.

 


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