Training

In-Person Training

The ITS Collaboration Team is happy to offer instructor-led training sessions to U-M faculty and staff. All sessions are free of charge and are open for registration via My LINC.

  • Introduction to G Suite – ITS_GOOC100
    Never used the G Suite before? This instructor-led workshop will provide an overview of what comes with the suite such as Gmail, Calendar, Drive, Sites and other collaboration services. This 1 hour instructor-led course is scheduled 3 times a year. (60 mins) Preview the presentation slides.
  • G Suite using Mail and Calendar – ITS_GOOC101
    Sending and receiving mail have you confused? Want to learn new tricks?  This hands-on training will provide an introduction to using your mail and calendar. Use labs in mail, share and set permissions in your calendar, create meetings and invite guests, and other basic functions will be explored. This instructor-led course is scheduled at least 3 times a year. (2 hours) Preview the presentation slides. 
  • Working With Google Drive – ITS_GOOC102
    Want to learn how to use Google Drive more productively? This instructor-led session will help familiarize you with the main Google Drive applications: Docs, Sheets, and Slides. Participants will learn how to upload and create files, how to set permissions for files, and how to share files. (2 hours) Preview the presentation slides.
  • Working with Google Forms – ITS_GOOC103
    Gathering collecting? Want to send out a quick survey? Why not try using Google Forms? Google Forms is a streamlined tool that allows you to build, collaborate and distribute surveys online. Participants will be able to use forms for event planning, data collection and quizzes and so much more. This 1 hour instructor-led course is scheduled quarterly. (60 mins) Preview the presentation slides.
  • Working with the New and Improved Google Sites – ITS_GOOC104
    Want to create websites that are easy to use but yet dynamic? This instructor-led session will help you create a basic site(s) using Google Sites. Participants will learn how to create a site by adding pages, images, text, graphics, and embed Google Documents, Sheets, Forms, and other apps. This course is scheduled at least 3 times a year. Prerequisite: Basic understanding of Google products. (1 hour) Preview the presentation slides.
  • Comparing Box and Google – ITS_GOOC200
    Already using Box and Google and want to learn which one to use for storing or creating your files? This instructor-led session will help you learn the best place to store sensitive data, Microsoft files, and collaboration techniques. You’ll also learn the similarities and differences when using Box or Google. We’ll also provide a breakdown of the file permissions of both Google and Box. Prerequisite: Working knowledge of Box and Google. (1 hour) Preview the presentation slides. 

If these courses do not meet your needs, Submit a Learning Request to the Collaboration Services Team