I.T. Staff Training

I.T. Training 

  • Courses are open to all faculty and staff, on a first-come, first-served basis, but have been designed with staff members in mind. (For Academic Technology workshops, focusing more on courses and instructional design, please visit: https://at.csudh.edu/workshops.html.)
  • All courses are taught via Zoom.
  • Courses with low enrollment are subject to cancellation. 

Fall 2022 Training Schedule

Topic

Delivery

Date

Time

Audience

Link/Registration

Accessible Online Meetings

Learn what to do, before, during, and after online meetings and events to make them more inclusive, particularly for those with visual, auditory, and cognitive disabilities. There will be an opportunity for Q&A at the end.

Live

September 14

1:00 p.m.-2 p.m.

Students, Faculty, Staff

Registration

Creating Accessible Documents Using Office 365

In this course, participants will practice making accessible Office 365 documents. Emphasis is on Word docs, but standards apply to Excel and PowerPoint slides. 

Live

September 20

10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Students, Faculty, Staff

Registration

ICT Process (Procurement)

Participants will learn to identify information and communication technology (ICT) subject to Section 508 of the rehabilitation act of 1973. They will learn to submit an IT Procurement request and what to do if the ICT they request does not conform to the ICT requirements, including how to plan for equally effective alternate access. There will be an opportunity for Q&A at the end.

Live

October 7 (Tech Bytes Session)

12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Employees

Registration

Social Media and Accessibility

Social media is a huge these days, but it needs to be accessible to all. In this session, participants will learn accessibility standards and best practices for publishing social media that is inclusive using leading social media platforms such as: Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, etc. There will be an opportunity for Q&A at the end.

Live

October 26

1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Employees

Registration

ATI: Where We Stand

Participants will learn about the CSU's Accessible Technology Initiative, and how its capability maturity model promotes a more diverse and inclusive campus. They will learn about areas where CSUDH is mature, what areas need more improvement, and how they can help. There will be an opportunity for Q&A at the end.

Live

November 2

11 a.m. -12:00 p.m.

Students, Faculty, Staff

Registration

Creating Accessible Documents Using Office 365

In this course, participants will practice making accessible Office 365 documents. Emphasis is on Word docs, but standards apply to Excel and PowerPoint slides.  

Live

November 18

1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Students, Faculty, Staff

Registration

Composing Accessible Emails

Compose accessible emails. This session will show you how to make your emails more inclusive, particularly for those with disabilities, when communicating with colleagues and the public. There will be an opportunity for Q&A at the end.

Live

December 9

10 a.m.-11 a.m.

Students, Faculty, Staff

Registration

Adobe Creative Cloud (LinkedIn Learning Collection)

On-demand

n/a

n/a

Students, Faculty, Staff

Click to go to CSUDH Collection (Log-in required)

Adobe Sign Basics*: From Setup to Share (CSUDH training offered via LinkedIn Learning)

On-demand

n/a

n/a

Employees

Click to go to CSUDH Collection (Log-in required)

Adobe Sign Advanced*: Add Form Fields and Fill & Sign a Document (CSUDH training offered via LinkedIn Learning)

On-demand

n/a

n/a

Employees

Click to go to CSUDH Collection

(Log-in required)

CM1 Training, Part 1 and 2*

On-demand

n/a

n/a

Employees

Registration

Office 365 (LinkedIn Learning Collection)

On-demand

n/a

n/a

Students, Faculty, Staff

Click to go to CSUDH Collection (Log-in required)

Tech Bytes

Held (mostly) on Fridays from 12-1 PM, Tech Bytes is one hour of information where you can learn more about our campus projects or services. After a brief presentation, there will be time for Q&A. Click here to learn more about Tech Bytes


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Office Core Skills Checklist

Check your skills set against the checklist and check off the boxes as you acquire and master a skill.