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.


Online Only:

Introduction to One Drive and Skype

Dates: June 29, 2017
Format: WebEx
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Learn about Microsoft's collaboration tool One Drive and the meeting tool, Skype!  There will be hands on learning for this session


Dothan Campus:

There are currently no training sessions scheduled at this time.


Montgomery Campus:

Introduction to KnowledgeCity

Dates: June 27, 2017
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
Whitley Hall
Room 624
Montgomery Campus
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

This is an introduction to Troy’s new Online Training Portal.  Learn how to access the training courses, receive certificates, and set up your own training track!

Introduction to Windows 10

Dates: July 11, 2017
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
Whitley Hall
Room 624
Montgomery Campus
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

IT will discuss the differences between operating systems such as; Windows 7, 8, and 10. An introduction to Microsoft Edge will be given and how it differs from Internet Explorer. A discussion concerning the use of “Cortana” versus “Siri” in the Windows 10 environment and its uses will be provided. A basic overview of various Windows 10 settings and options within the Start Menu, Control Panel, as well as how to personalize the Desktop. IT will have a brief discussion on how to utilize various applications in the Windows 10 environment.

OneDrive and Skype

Dates: July 18, 2017
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
Whitley Hall
Room 624
Montgomery Campus
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Learn about Microsoft's collaboration tool One Drive and the meeting tool, Skype! There will be hands on learning for this session.

Advanced Excel 2016

Dates: July 27, 2017
Format: In-Class, WebEx
Location:
Whitley Hall
Room 624
Montgomery Campus
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

This training session will focus on some of the common formulas used in Excel. Attendees will be shown how to create formulas manually as well as using the build feature in Excel. Attendees will also be shown how to create and manipulate Pivot Tables.


Phenix City Campus:

There are currently no training sessions scheduled at this time.


Troy Campus:

IT — Disseminating Information on the Modern Campus

Dates: Postponed
Location:
Troy Campus
Trojan Dining Hall, Civic Room

Join us for a Lunch and Learn discussing how documents and information flow through higher education.

The event is open to all staff and faculty and lunch will be provided.


Additional faculty/staff online training: