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Producing the School Census for Secondary Schools in SIMS – Tutor Led Training

Delegates are taken through the preliminary preparation for the census return, including the procedure for creating a return and correcting any outstanding validation errors. The course also explores the current return together with requirements for other returns. The course does not cover Course Manager functionality, Post-16 Programmes of Study or Prior Attainment in English or Maths. This course is not suitable for delegates from an independent school.

28th September 2023
Start times are variable - see course dates
£127 for Scomis customers and £165 for non-customers
1 x 2.5 hour session
Course type
Remote tutor led course
Available Dates
28th September 2023 - 9.30 - 12.00

Benefits of attending

To learn how to prepare for the census return with hands-on experience and to find out about changes to data collection and census processes.

What you will learn

• Creating and validating a return.
• Correcting any validation errors by editing individual student records or by using bulk update.
• Authorising a return.
• Printing detailed reports .
• Printing a summary of the census.

Who is it for?

Staff with responsibility for preparing the statutory census return who have a working knowledge of SIMS.

Also Consider:
Course Manager with Post-16 Learning Aims in SIMS-Tutor Led Training – SCOMIS
Producing the School Workforce Census in SIMS – Tutor Led Training (