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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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Examinations Results and Analysis

This course is suitable for Exams Officers who wish to learn about or review practice around downloading exams results into SIMS for the Summer season.  It will also look at ways to carry out exams analysis in SIMS to support the schools key performance indicators.

27th June 2023 - 09:30 - 15:30

Full Day

Remote tutor led course

Exams Organiser

Exams Organiser Course supports all aspects of managing external examinations. We are also running this course as a remote training course on 13-09-2022, Please contact Scomis for more information by emailing scomis@devon.gov.uk

Full Day

Self-directed digital learning

Exams Organiser - Tutor led course

A full day of training which supports all aspects of managing external exams. This course is also available on ScoLearn as a Self-Directed digital course. https://scomis.learningpool.com/

13th September 2022 - 09:30 - 15:30

Full Day

Remote tutor led course

FMS for New Users (Daily Tasks)

This course will cover the day to day aspects of FMS, including orders, invoices, payments, recording income and dealing with petty cash. Local bank/central processes will be covered as appropriate.

Full Day

Self-directed digital learning

Maintaining Course Manager in SIMS

Designed to support schools without Post-16 provision, this course explores how the Course Management functionality of SIMS links the areas of Nova-T, academic management, assessment and Examinations Organiser.

7th February 2023 - 9.30 - 12.30

Half Day

Remote tutor led course

Maintaining the timetable in NOVA T6

Maintaining the timetable can mean many things, from simply changing someone’s room to rescheduling part of the timetable. This course deals with the most common processes, some of which require changes to the plan and others just to the timetable.

5th October 2022, 7th June 2023 - 9:30 - 15:30

Full Day

Remote tutor led course

Managing Communications using InTouch

This course provides information on how to set up InTouch to keep parents and staff instantly informed about school life and tasks. SIMS InTouch enables the sending of messages between your school and any person recorded in your SIMS system, e.g. members of staff, parents, contacts, etc. This functionality provides for a better flow of information between your school and any of its contacts in an efficient manner.

Full Day

Self-directed digital learning

Managing Results Day - excluding analysis

This course is suitable for exams officers who wish to learn about or review practice around downloading exams results into SIMS for the summer season.

7th February 2023 - 13.30 - 16.30

Half Day

Remote tutor led course

Microsoft Excel - Charts

Using Excel spreadsheets is an integral part of many roles. We have developed a series of half day remote tutor led training opportunities covering key aspects of Excel to enable you to ’pick and mix’ according to your requirements. As part of our suite of Excel courses, this will help you with all aspects of creating and displaying your data in charts. If you have no experience in Excel it is recommended that you attend the Formulas and Functions courses first.

Monday 10th October 2022 - 13.30 - 16.30

3 hours

Remote tutor led course

Microsoft Excel - Data Sets and Tables

Using Excel spreadsheets is an integral part of many roles. We have developed a series of half day remote tutor led training opportunities covering key aspects of Excel to enable you to’ pick and mix’ according to your requirements. This course will help you understand how to manage, validate, display and protect data in Excel. If you have no experience in Excel it is recommended that you attend the Formulas and Functions courses first.

Monday 3rd October 2022 - 13.30 - 16.30

3 hours

Remote tutor led course

Microsoft Excel - Formulas and Functions (A)

Using Excel spreadsheets is an integral part of many roles. We have developed a series of half day remote tutor led training opportunities covering key aspects of Excel to enable you to’ pick and mix’ according to your requirements. This course will help you improve your use of formulas and functions in Excel.

Monday 12th September 2022 - 13.30 - 16.30

3 hours

Remote tutor led course