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DSD: Microsoft Teams Introduction (Prerequisite Course for Advanced Workshops)
Course Description:
This introductory course covers the essential basics of Teams and serves as the prerequisite course for the four more advanced, fast-paced Teams workshops:
  • Teams Workshop 1: Beyond Basics overview.
  • Teams Workshop 2: Managing & Participating in Meetings.
  • Teams Workshop 3: Document Management and Collaboration.
  • Teams Worskhop 4: Forms Polling in Channels, Chats and Meetings

This course is suitable for anyone who is either new to Teams or has been using it for a while but may have gaps in their knowledge or wishes to become more fluent with the basics. Features covered include an introductory look at teams, channels, tabs, meetings, private chats and working with files. The session includes time for hands-on practical work and Q&A.


Once you have enrolled, please check that you have received a confirmation email from MyLearning. You will also receive an email with a joining link at least one day before the session.

Courses start on the hour but please join during the 5 minutes prior to this to download resources and test out your connection/audio.

For more details on how to book, cancel and join sessions please visit our practical course information page.

At the end of this course you will familiar with:
  • Advantages of using Teams,
  • Channels and private channels,
  • Tabs in a channel, e.g. for a document, wiki, etc.
  • Posting messages, formatting, @mentions,
  • Private chats
  • Meetings
  • Working with files basics
  • Activity pane
Intended Audience:
This workshop is aimed at those who are new or relatively new to Teams and wish to get a better understanding of the essential basic features.
Target Audience: All
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