Employee Technology Training

We offer training sessions to help you effectively use the technologies available at VSU. Classes are free to VSU employees, including student employees.


Web Editing   | Productivity | Campus Initiatives


2020 Workshops:

Web Editing

Cascade Basic: This training introduces features such as creating/editing pages, hyperlinks, images, and more through the university’s online web editor. The Basic class is mandatory for those who will be editing their departmental web site. This is also a good ‘refresher’ class for any who have already taken the Basic class.

  • Wednesday: Sept. 2, 1:30—3pm
  • Friday: Sept. 4, 9:30—11am

Register through Employee & Organization Development Training Database

For more information or assistance, please call 229-333-7395 or email ittraining@valdosta.edu

*Classes are subject to cancellation due to low registration.

Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams for Teaching and Learning: In advance of this webinar, faculty should consult the Class Teams Quick Start Guide. This webinar builds on a basic understanding of Microsoft Teams to demonstrate how Microsoft Teams can enhance teaching and learning through collaboration with students and features like live captioning.

  • Thurs, August 6, 9-10:30 a.m. | Virtual thru MS Teams | Intermediate
  • Tues, August 11, 9-10:30 a.m. | Virtual thru MS Teams | Intermediate
  • Wed, August 12, 3-4:30 p.m. | Virtual thru MS Teams | Intermediate

Register through Employee & Organizational Development Training Database


Campus Initiatives

Success Portal: Designed for use by faculty, advisors, and student support staff, the Portal is VSU’s powerful tool that provides messaging tools, interactive dashboards, and student profiles to assess student performance and risk indicators.

Phishing AwarenessLearn what the term “phishing” means and ways you can identify it in emails, websites, and even phone calls. You’ll also learn how to protect your personal information and computer files from malicious intentions.

ePro Technology Special Request

Smart Classroom (Online Tutorial): View this online tutorial if you need help using the technologies in our Smart classrooms--enabling projector privacy, hooking up your laptop or iPad, turning on the document camera and more. 
Hands-on training offered by request 

VoIP Phone: Designed to help you become familiar with the features of the new Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone, this hands-on workshop will demonstrate tasks such as transferring calls and call forwarding; as well as introduce you to the instant messenger application called Jabber that integrates many of the phone features such as voicemail, conference chats/calls, and call history. Training offered by request

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