College of Staten Island
 The City University of New York

Office of Information Technology Services
 Faculty & Staff Training Schedule

Fall 2016 Training

Thursday Sessions 2:30pm – 4:00pm.

Adobe Acrobat   October 13th, 2016
Excel Charts October 20th, 2016
Video Uploading  October 27th, 2016
Access II   November 3rd, 2016
Access III    November 10th, 2016

Click Here to Register for the Technology Training Sessions

Hands-On Meet, Greet, & Learn One-on-One Session

One-on-One is a 20-minute session based on your choice of topic. Sessions will be held on the following dates:

Tuesday Sessions 2:30pm – 4:00pm 

October 18th, 2016
November 15th, 2016
December 20th, 2016

You must register online for a One-on-One session. Someone will follow up with you to confirm the date and time of your registration. Please reserve your One-on-One session at least 1 week in advance.

Topics Offered

MS Access I

  • how to create, open & save a database
  • import/export text files
  • create tables

MS Access II

  • create basic queries

MS Access III

  • create basic forms
  • create basic reports

Adobe Acrobat

  • convert MS Office documents to a PDF
  • how to create a form
  • create a writable PDF document

MS Excel I

  • difference between a workbook and a worksheet
  • set up a document
  • change default settings

MS Excel II

  • create a template
  • apply conditional formatting to cells
  • group data
  • link cells within a document
  • import/export data
  • filter

MS Excel III

  • create a pivot table
  • create macros
  • perform functions

MS Excel Charts

  • create a chart
  • create a graph

General Computer Skills

  • different parts of the computer
  • add icons to the start bar (task bar)
  • create/delete shortcuts on the desktop
  • folder management structure
  • and more...

MS Outlook/Instant Messaging

  • create a distribution list/contact/group/address book
  • create a task
  • create a calendar
  • create an appointment
  • add attachments to appointments
  • scheduling assistant
  • message colleagues using IM

MS PowerPoint

  • create a presentation
  • how to import graphics to slides
  • create hyperlinks
  • custom animation
  • transitions

Windows Movie Maker/NJVID 

  • how to create videos using Windows Movie Maker
  • upload videos to NJVID digital media repository
  • information on using NJVID for Blackboard

MS Word I 

  • how to set up a document
  • create tables
  • create/customize ribbons/default settings
  • create hyperlinks

MS Word Mail Merge 

  • create a template
  • create mail merge