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Expand your tech and software knowledge

Being in touch with the latest technology knowledge isn’t a nice-to-have skillset; it’s a must-have. Boost your tech skillset with live online learning opportunities offered through UCOP Learning and Development.

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Microsoft Excel Techniques
Aug. 12, 9:30-11 a.m. | Sept. 10, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Take your Microsoft Excel skills to the next level! In this workshop, users learn powerful techniques that can help them save significant time, analyze data and extract important business insights, present information in a compelling way and collaborate with others more effectively.

Microsoft Excel PivotTables Techniques
Sept. 2, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
If you have been using PivotTables and are wondering what more you can do with them, or are maybe running into obstacles and wishing you can get around them, this workshop will help you unleash the power of PivotTables and get results.

Excel Beginner/Intermediate
Two sessions: Sept. 9 & Sept. 16, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Learn vital Excel techniques such as functions, tables, sorting and transposing data, conditional formatting, and more. (Registration link will be available soon.)

Microsoft Outlook: Managing and Organizing Your Email Inbox
Sept. 17, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Learn email management strategies to transform your inbox into a productivity tool that can help you succeed.

Microsoft PowerPoint Techniques
Sept. 17, 9:30 – 11 a.m.
In this session, you will learn powerful techniques that can help save significant time, better manipulate and format presentations, convey information in a compelling way and collaborate with others more effectively.

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Zoom Fundamentals
Aug. 14 or Sept. 10, 10 – 11 a.m.
Most of us use Zoom every day, but do we know all the features Zoom can offer? In this training, we will demonstrate the features you can start using to better engage your virtual audience for meetings, trainings, and more.

Box Fundamentals
Aug. 21 or Sept. 25, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Get an overview of Box Drive. IT administrators will be on hand to answer questions and review key features.


Accessible Websites in Cascade
Aug. 18 or Sept. 22, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Develop a functional understanding of web accessibility practices as they pertain to working within the Cascade content management system. Learn to produce accessible content and remedy common accessibility violations.

Cascade Accessibility Workflow
Sept. 15, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Learn about the accessibility review process in the Cascade content management system. The basics of web accessibility will be covered, with an emphasis on producing accessible web content for the UCOP website.

Creating Accessible PDFs
Sept. 29, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
IT Accessibility is about empowering users with disabilities to easily access and engage with online resources. Many of these resources, such as tax forms, annual reports or policy documents, are PDFs. We will cover how to create accessible Word documents, which can be easily converted into accessible PDFs, and identify basic accessibility issues using Adobe’s accessibility checker.

UCOP technology catalog

Wondering what other technology classes are offered at UCOP throughout the year? Looking for on-demand course content? Check out the UCOP technology catalog for a full list of offerings and be sure to check out our list of recommended tech courses on LinkedIn Learning — all of which have been personally vetted by the Learning and Development team.

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