Information Technology Training Opportunities on Campus
Information Technology Services (ITS) offers FREE training to faculty, staff, and students at UNCG through a combination of online and in person training in our training labs.
View a calendar of our current training offerings.
Registration for workshops is online at the UNCG Workshops and Event Calendar.
ITS workshops are those listed as "ITS Training - ".
When you sign up for a workshop:
- Please sign up for only one session of a specific topic.
- Reserve your space as soon as possible because space is limited.
- Include your name, UNCG user name, phone number, and other information on the sign-up form.
- Classes start and end on time, so please be prompt. If you cannot attend a class for which you are registered, email the contact for that class.
To suggest a topic for a workshop, send an email to 6-TECH.
If you do not see any sessions scheduled for a workshop you are interested in, or if you would like to request a workshop for a class or a group of people, please send an email to 6-TECH.
You may evaluate our training sessions by filling out our Training Evaluation Form.
Online training through LearnSmart is available to faculty, staff, and students. The training modules offered include End User Desktop Computing, Technical General, Technical Microsoft, and Technical Web Development. To view a complete list of training modules and to request a training account, see: Training With LearnSmart.
Google Apps Education Training Center
The Google Apps for Education Training Center has online training modules that show how to use Google Apps in an educational environment.
UNCG faculty, staff, and students are eligible for free Microsoft E-Learning accounts. Microsoft E-Learning covers Microsoft Office as well as other Microsoft topics. These courses are meant to help you keep up-to-date with the latest major software releases. For information about how to use this service, see: Training With Microsoft E-Learning (requires UNCG login).
EDUCAUSE Training Resources
You can use your UNCG account to login to the EDUCAUSE website and access EDUCAUSE resources such as webinars and publications related to the use of technology in higher education. UNCG accounts are able to login to EDUCAUSE because UNCG participates in the InCommon Federation which facilitates sharing of resources across organizations using your home institution's (UNCG's) user name and password. See: EDUCAUSE Login Information for UNCG Students, Faculty, and Staff.
Security Awareness Training
ITS offers instructor-led and online Security Awareness Training for faculty and staff.
Reserving the ITS Training Rooms
ITS has two training rooms that can be reserved for training needs. Bryan 209 has 25 PCs and 9 Macintosh computers. Forney 112 has 23 PC and 9 Macintosh computers. For information about how to reserve these rooms and gain access to them, see: Requesting Training Rooms as Room Resources.
UNCG Workshops and Events Calendar - Administration
Faculty and staff who would like to create and manage workshops or events on the UNCG Workshops and Event Calendar system may request access by contacting 6-TECH at (336) 256-TECH (8324) or 6-TECH@uncg.edu.
For information and instructions about accessing and using this system, see Creating and Managing Workshops and Events.