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Training Course Timetable

Below is a list of all our current training opportunities available for you – through remote interactive courses led by a tutor or via our digital learning platform ScoLearn for self-directed learning.

You can filter by course category and your job role to find the courses that you need.  If you can’t find what you’re looking for, we can tailor training to your requirements.

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Academic Management

This course is suitable for Data Managers/Curriculum Managers who have the responsibility for making effective use of SIMS to manage the curriculum membership of students once the timetable has been transferred into SIMS.

Full day

Remote tutor led course

Admissions - Non-Own Admissions Authority Schools

The course covers dealing with Admissions including the creation of pre-admission groups and importing data from the LA via ATF & CTF

Half Day

Self-directed digital learning

Assessment

The course covers the essential skills needed to build and implement an assessment system in school. It will examine how SIMS Assessment can be used to create a customised tracking system for different key stages and explore the potential of SIMS Assessment.

Full Day

Self-directed digital learning

Attendance for New Users

This course covers the procedures in Attendance that enable you to meet your school’s day to day statutory attendance monitoring needs.

Half Day

Self-directed digital learning

Behaviour Management in SIMS

Behaviour Management in SIMS is used to help record, monitor and manage the behaviour within your school. It is separated into Behaviour Incidents and Achievements.

Full Day

Self-directed digital learning

Course manager with post-16 learning aims

This course is suitable for data managers in schools with sixth forms who have responsibility for preparing and producing the post-16 elements for the autumn census.

- 9.30 - 15.30

Remote tutor led course

Cover 7

Cover 7 is integrated in SIMS.net and reads information from P7 and T6. It allows the user to manage and understand how to set up, customise and implement Cover to manage all aspects of classroom staff and room unavailability. Explore the dynamic links of the module to other areas of SIMS. Review the classroom staff absence and cover statistics. Analyse the impact of absent classroom staff on students.

Full Day

Self-directed digital learning

Dinner Money

This course is an introduction to using SIMS for recording Dinner and Dinner Money information. For any courses on the Digital Learning Site – ScoLearn, you do not need to make a booking, you just need to create an account to get started. In some cases, your account may need approval, and this could take up to 48 hours, so please bear with us. Once your account has been approved and you are logged into the site, you can enrol onto any of the courses by clicking on the tile: “Self-Directed Digital Learning Courses” If you have problems accessing the training please contact Scomis in the usual way via the Self Service Portal or call 01392 385300

Half Day

Self-directed digital learning

Domestic Exams

This course is suitable for existing and current exams officer who wish to make use of SIMS Exams Organiser to manage internal examinations eg mock examinations.

11th October 2022 and 18th October 2022 - 9.30 - 12.30

Half Day

Remote tutor led course

End of Year Procedures - Primary

This course describes the steps that should be followed to enable a successful transition from one academic year to another. It includes the creation of a new academic year, setting up next year’s registration groups and year groups, etc. together with the promotion of pupils from one year into the next.

Half Day

Self-directed digital learning

End of Year Procedures - Primary - Tutor led course

This course is suitable for Administrators and Data Managers in Primary and Special School settings who are new or in need of support to prepare SIMS for the end of year procedures.

23rd May 2023 - 09:30 - 12:30

Half Day

Remote tutor led course