This article contains information for University Staff only.

IT Training

The IT Training team offers all University staff and researchers training courses in the use of Google (Calendar, Drive. Forms, Mail and Sheets) and MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Word) products for beginners through to more advanced users. In addition, we offer training in other areas such as Adobe Acrobat and Prezi.

You can find out more information about the services we offer on the IT Training Web Site.

New courses

  • MS Visio learn how to create diagrams such as timelines and data flow diagrams.
  • Google Docs learn how to create, format, collaborate and share documents.
  • Creating Accessible Documents Using MS Word. This course is for anyone who creates documents that are designed for public, staff or students that will be accessed online, for example via a website, email or moodle.

IT Training schedule

Below is the current schedule, click on a course to find more information.

Booking a place on a course

To book a place on a course send an email to with the name of the course and date.

1:1 support

If you feel you would benefit from 1:1 support please email detailing what you would like help with. 1:1 support sessions last for 20 minutes and can be held either in your office or in our training room.

IT Training on Request

The following courses can be delivered on request by emailing  Information on the content of these courses can be located on the IT Training Website.

Microsoft Excel 

  • Excel: Basic Functions and Formulas 
  • Excel: Conditional Formatting
  • Excel: Macros 


  • Google Calendar: Appointment Slots

Microsoft Word 

  • Word: Create and Modify Styles 
  • Word: Effective use of Headers, Footers and Sections 
  • Word: Graphics and Images
  • Word: Mail Merge 
  • Word: Tables 
  • Word: Templates and Forms 

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