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Microsoft Outlook Classes

Increase your efficiency with Outlook by attending a hands-on instructor-led class at the Computer Education & Training Center at UMSL. Learn to create rules to process messages automatically, use tools for finding and organizing messages, and discover other techniques to be more productive.

Virtual Classes: Our Outlook classes are now available online with an instructor present for the entire course. You will see the instructor's screen throughout the class and you can share your screen if you need individual help from the instructor. You will have time to practice, ask questions, and receive hands-on training.

In-person classes are also available at our West County facility with limited enrollments to promote social distancing. When you register, choose your class section based on how you want to attend the class: virtual or in-person.

  • Select Live Online" if you want to attend virtually from your workplace or home.
  • Choose "West County In-Person" if you want to attend a class at our West County location.

Time Management Using Outlook

(Prerequisite: Experience with Windows and Outlook.) Burdened by too many emails and too little time? Learn the OHIO method - only handle it once - to reduce your email load and clutter. Learn how to use email to make an appointment or create a new contact for the email sender using Outlook's built-in command options. Learn how to create rules with alerts that will prompt you when an immediate response is needed. Discover effective ways to search folders and how to use rules to move emails to folders so that you have an organized system to find important emails when you need them. Use Outlook Tasks to keep track of your tasks and those of others on your team. Learn how to apply due dates to tasks and how to assign task to others. Discover how Outlook can give you the flexibility to write an email today and have it sent on a scheduled date and time. Other topics include tips and tricks to save time and help you be more productive.  [Course Outline]
Fee: $129

Half-Day Class Meets 8:30am-12:00pm (3.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E3415 Fri., Jan. 20Virtual/WCDawn Robinson

If you would like to register for a course, call (314) 984-9000 or register online.

You may be also interested in other Microsoft Office classes available including Excel, OneNote, Word, PowerPoint, and Access.

Check out our introductory class in Office 365 as well as other apps including OneDrive, Teams, and SharePoint Online.

For more information, please email