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Training

With a little know-how, technology helps students, faculty, and staff to work efficiently and connect with others. From instructor-led workshops and online videos, to documentation and systems training, Pitt Information Technology gets you up to speed so you can get to work.

Microsoft Teams Training

Microsoft Teams Training

Learn Microsoft Teams

Collaborate and work seamlessly with the powerful Microsoft Teams platform. Pitt IT offers free Microsoft Teams training to help you learn how to leverage Teams for chatting, meeting, calling, and collaborating—all in one place, no matter where you are.

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Learn with Pitt-Specific Webinars

Learn how to use powerful tools from Microsoft and Zoom whenever you can find time in your busy schedule. Our recorded-live webinars are hosted by subject experts and each one teaches you how to best use these technologies with step-by-step tutorials.

 

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Mark Mercier
Technical Trainer

Live Webinar Training

Spring Workshops

Due to the University's pandemic risk mitigation plan, Technology Training classes are offered through live webinars.

These workshops offer helpful content from Pitt IT's technology trainers and give attendees the ability to ask questions and view training presentations from their connected locations.

We look forward to providing in-person, instructor-led training as soon as circumstances allow.

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LinkedIn Learning Collections

Choose from Pitt-Curated Courses

Sometimes it helps to have carefully chosen course collections when you don't know where to start or you only want to focus on Pitt-related subjects. Pitt IT has compiled Collections to guide you when you don't want to spend time searching for the right online course. Browse all of our collections designed to help you get started, faster.

Remote Work Training

Zoom Video Conferencing

Learn how to take advantage of the powerful collaboration tools and video conferencing options offered by Zoom.

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Instructor-Led Workshops

Customized Training Solutions

Pitt IT provides technology workshops through HR’s Faculty and Staff Development Program (FSDP) on topics ranging from Microsoft Office to IT security. Departments can also request technology workshops customized for their faculty and staff. Browse the collection of previously offered classes below and be sure to check back in the future for workshops offered during the Spring and Summer.

Catalogue of Previously Offered Classes

Box Basics: Getting Started with Cloud Collaboration Microsoft Office 2019: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Quick Start
DocuSign Basics: Gather eSignatures and Manage Document Workflow Microsoft Outlook 2019: Organize Your Inbox
DocuSign Next Steps: Enhancing Digital Agreements Microsoft PowerPoint 2019: Punch Up Your Presentation
IT Security: Protecting Yourself and the University from Cyberthreats Microsoft Teams: Communicate and Collaborate Like Never Before
LabArchives: Making the Switch to Electronic Research Notebooks Microsoft Word 2019: Personalization and Graphics
Lecture Capture (Panopto): Record and Share Your Own Videos Microsoft Word 2019: Word Wizardry Fundamentals
LinkedIn Learning: Professional Development On-Demand Qualtrics Basics: Create Your Own Online Surveys
Microsoft Excel 2019: Unleash the Power of PivotTables Qualtrics Next Steps: Doing More with Online Surveys
Microsoft Excel 2019: Worksheet, Formula, and Chart Fundamentals Visual Analytics: Getting Started with Data-Informed Decision Making

Customized Programs by Expert Trainers

Request a Departmental Workshop

Set your team up for success: get everyone on the same page, brush up outdated skills, and give staff added knowledge to do their best work. Pitt Information Technology can create a fully tailored learning program led by our expert trainers.

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Learning on Your Schedule

Learning Outside the Classroom

Don’t have the time to attend a workshop? Would you rather learn at your own pace? Need to learn a different topic than our IT workshops? We have IT learning resources that may be just right for you.