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.
Technology & Software Training
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.
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.
Learn the skills needed to create useful Acrobat forms from scratch and from existing paper or electronic documents.
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.
This Captivate workshop is designed for both new users as well as experienced Captivate users.
Now that you have a basic understanding of Adobe Captivate, it's time to add more creativity and functionality to your project.
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.
The Basic Computer Skills Workshop is designed for individuals who have little or no computer experience and want to improve their skills.
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.
This class will cover the basics of animation in Flash, with an emphasis on Flash concepts and functionality.
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.
This class will introduce you to the Dreamweaver user interface for the purpose of creating, editing and managing web content.
Adobe Photoshop is a image editing software application. This course is designed to cover the basic image editing features of Adobe Photoshop.
This workshop covers several techniques that can be used to create innovative, high quality marketing materials such as flyers, handouts and business cards.
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.
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.
Microsoft Lync connects users in new ways, regardless of their physical location.
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.
Learn to add graphics and animations to your PowerPoint presentations
A presentation is always more effective when it's attractively designed and formatted.
PowerPoint offers a variety of tools you can use to make your presentations more effective.
This course covers the skills and knowledge you will need to get started using Microsoft[r] Office Project.