Employee Technology Training

In collaboration with Employee & Organizational Development, we offer training sessions to help you effectively use the technologies available at VSU. Classes are free to VSU employees, including student employees and graduate assistants.

Register for workshops at: www.valdosta.edu/training

15 participants max; 3 participants minimum to conduct training; otherwise canceled one day prior.
Dates, times, and location subject to change.
Additional training may be offered throughout the semester.
Sessions can be in-person or via Teams, particularly if no room is available or conditions warrant.

Summer 2022 Workshops:

Cascade Part 1
9:30am-11:30AM, Odum 2633

The Cascade Basic class is required for those who are assigned to edit their departmental web site. This training can also serve as a 'refresher' for those who already have access. Training topics include:

Login, Dashboard, Sites, Asset Tree
Create, Edit, Publish, Live, Unpublish, Delete
Assets: Pages, Images, Files, Folders
My Content: Recent, Drafts, Locks, Workflows

  • Tuesday, May 10
  • Wednesday, June 8

Cascade Part 2
9:30am-11:30AM, Odum 2633

This optional training picks up where Cascade Basic left off and introduces web editing features such as: embedded video, _info page, modules, forms, and more. The training is intended for those who already have rights to edit their college or departmental website. Prerequisite: Cascade Basic.

  • Wednesday, May 11
  • Thursday, June 9

Not Available Summer 2022:


An optional web editor offered to VSU employees and official student organizations who wish to create individual, purpose-driven blogs/websites.

Microsoft Teams

Learn how to schedule and conduct virtual meetings, post chats and more. Workshop held virtually via Teams. No limit on participants.
Virtual via Teams Only; No Limit on Number of Participants

Microsoft OneDrive

Learn how to manage your cloud storage, create, and share files.
Virtual via Teams Only

Microsoft Excel Series

Expand your Excel spreadsheet knowledge at whatever level you are at:

  • Intro: Data Entry, Navigation, Format, & Sort
  • Formulas & Functions:
  • Pivot Tables:
  • Charts:

Microsoft Outlook/365 Tips

Become more productive in your daily tasks: organize your mailbox, create shortcuts, collaborate and more.
Virtual via Teams Only