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Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is your central communication hub letting you have group chats, hold online meetings, collaborate on documents, and organize content. You can easily share ideas and expertise as well as integrate with other Office 365 apps including SharePoint, Planner, Forms, OneDrive, and Power Automate. Learn tips and best practices to maximize your use of this software tool. [More on Teams]

Virtual Classes: Our Microsoft Teams class is now available online with an instructor present for the entire course. You will be able to log in to our Office 365/Teams accounts to use during class in order to learn the software. 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.

Introduction to Teams

(Prerequisite: Experience with Windows.) Understand how to use Microsoft Teams to manage and organize your work, and collaborate with others. Learn the basics of navigation in Teams, and methods for organizing teams by workgroups and projects. Understand how to create channels, how to effectively use channels to organize your teams, and how to modify channel settings. Learn to add tabs to incorporate other Office 365 apps, third party software, and URLs to customize your navigation by channel. Discover how to add and remove members and owners, and how teams relate to Microsoft 365 Groups. Topics include team communications, naming conventions, creating links, working with posts, call outs, and understanding chats. Additional topics include how Teams works with SharePoint and other Office 365 apps.  [Course Outline]
Fee: $129

Half-Day Afternoon Class Meets 1:00-4:30pm (3.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E3300 Thurs., Dec. 1Virtual/WCDawn Robinson
E3431 Fri., Feb. 10Virtual/WCDawn Robinson

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

Classes are also available in SharePoint Online, OneDrive, Power Automate, and other Office 365 apps.

For more information, please email info@cetc.umsl.edu.