Technology Training efforts at the University of Kentucky take many forms, but all share four basic goals: to enhance the contributions technological advancements make to your work, your department and the University, to show you strategies and solutions for doing your job more successfully, to enable you to meet and engage with colleagues, and to provide ways to assist you as you advance professionally.

Excel

Excel: Introduction

Learn intro to Excel

Excel: Macros

If you find yourself performing the same task over and over again, you might want to consider creating a macro to complete the task for you.

Excel: Pivot Tables

Learn pivot tables in Excel

Excel: Charts and Graphs

Learn chart/graphs in Excel

Excel: DSUM and Lookup

If you find yourself searching through worksheets to locate records that meet specific criteria, you might want to consider using database functions to complete the task for you.

Excel: Functions and Filters

Learn functions/filters in Excel

Word

Word: Beyond Basic Documents

Go beyond the basics in MS Word

Word: Introduction

Get an intro MS Word

Word: Performing a Mail Merge

Learn to do mail merges in MS Word

Acrobat

Acrobat Pro: Forms and Security

Learn the skills needed to create useful Acrobat forms from scratch and from existing paper or electronic documents.

Acrobat Pro: Introduction

This introductory course will help you get started with Adobe Acrobat Professional and give you all the tools you need to begin working with and creating Acrobat documents.

Captivate

Captivate: Advanced Interactions

This Captivate workshop is designed for both new users as well as experienced Captivate users.

Captivate: Enhancing Your Project

Now that you have a basic understanding of Adobe Captivate, it's time to add more creativity and functionality to your project.

Captivate: Introduction

This course is designed to cover the basic features. Adobe Captivate is ideal for faculty, staff, and anyone who might need to create a web-based tutorial for clients, employees or students.

General Computer

Basic Computer Skills Workshop

The Basic Computer Skills Workshop is designed for individuals who have little or no computer experience and want to improve their skills.

Customizing Your PC

Tailor your PC for comfort and efficiency by putting the items you use most often within easy reach. Learn to create shortcuts, modify your desktop, change your start menu, choose a screen saver, and select settings for your mouse, keyboard, and clock.

Flash

Flash: Introduction

This class will cover the basics of animation in Flash, with an emphasis on Flash concepts and functionality.

InDesign

InDesign: Introduction

InDesign is a publishing software application produced by Adobe Systems.

Dreamweaver

Dreamweaver: Designing with CSS

This class will help you understand the basic theory of CSS (Cascading Style Sheets), basic CSS formatting, how CSS is used on a web page and how to integrate CSS into a web page to create a fully functional web page layout.

Dreamweaver: Introduction

This class will introduce you to the Dreamweaver user interface for the purpose of creating, editing and managing web content.

Photoshop

Photoshop: Advanced Editing

Learn advanced editing in Photoshop

Photoshop: Introduction

Adobe Photoshop is a image editing software application. This course is designed to cover the basic image editing features of Adobe Photoshop.

Photoshop: Marketing Material Design

This workshop covers several techniques that can be used to create innovative, high quality marketing materials such as flyers, handouts and business cards.

Photoshop: Motion Graphics & Animations

Course attendees should have a good understanding of the basic features and steps to create motion graphics and animations, as well as how to export projects as various file types that can be incorporated into websites, eBooks, and more.

Access

Access: Forms

Learn to use Forms in Access

Access: Import and Export Data

Learn to import/export data in Access

Access: Introduction

Introduction to Access

Access: Queries

Learn queries in Access

Access: Reports

Learn reporting in Access

Publisher

Publisher: Introduction

Get an intro to Publisher

iPad

iPad@UK: The Basics

This course is designed for individuals interested in learning the basics about the iPad and will include Open Lab time at the end of class for individual questions.

Lync

Lync: Transforming Communication

Microsoft Lync connects users in new ways, regardless of their physical location.

Outlook

Outlook: Calendar Features

Learn to customize your Outlook calendar

Outlook: Introduction

Learn basics of Outlook

Outlook: Managing Email Effectively

Manage your email effectively in MS Outlook

OneNote

OneNote: Introduction

Microsoft Office OneNote is a digital notebook, to gather notes and information, powerful search capabilities so users can find what they are looking for quickly, and easy-to-use shared notebooks that help teams work together more effectively.

Illustrator

Illustrator: Introduction

Get to know the basics of Adobe Illustrator

PowerPoint

PowerPoint: Engaging Presentations

Learn to make engaging presentations in PowerPoint

PowerPoint: Graphics and Animation

Learn to add graphics and animations to your PowerPoint presentations

PowerPoint: Introduction

An intro to PowerPoint

PowerPoint: Themes and Slide Masters

A presentation is always more effective when it's attractively designed and formatted.

PowerPoint: Transitions and Animations

PowerPoint offers a variety of tools you can use to make your presentations more effective.

Project

Project: Introduction

This course covers the skills and knowledge you will need to get started using Microsoft[r] Office Project.

Project: Working with Resources

This course covers the skills and knowledge you will need to get started using Microsoft[r] Office Project.