Microsoft Training

Microsoft (MS) products are available to all NDUS employees and utilized across the entire system. NDUS Core Technology Services (CTS) is pleased to announce the availability of online web conferencing training sessions available to all NDUS employees in MS business productivity programs.

Free Sessions

CTS provides free training sessions for Microsoft client applications: OneNote, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Teams, Outlook, OneDrive, and more. See current schedule below. This schedule is updated monthly so check back often.


Sessions are limited to the first 25 people that sign up and must have at least three participants to take place. Enrollees can place themselves on a waiting list if sessions are full. Attendees must attend at least 75% of the session to receive a certificate of participation along with a link to the recorded session. Recording are maintained for 30 days.


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Introductory Session Schedule

* All times listed are Central Time Zone.

Thursday, November 4 2:00pm - 3:30pm Word Basics
Tuesday, November 9 2:00pm - 3:30pm Excel Basics
Tuesday, November 23 2:00pm - 3:30pm OneDrive Basics
Monday, November 29 10:00am - 11:30am Teams Meetings
Friday, December 3 9:30am - 11:00am OneNote Basics
Monday, December 6 10:00am - 11:30am Excel Basics
Tuesday, December 7 1:00pm - 2:30pm Teams
Friday, December 10 10:00am - 11:30am Teams Meetings
Tuesday, December 14 2:00pm - 3:30pm PowerPoint Introduction
Wednesday, December 15 10:00am - 11:30am OneDrive
Friday, December 17 9:30am - 11:00am Word Basics

For more information on MS training by CTS, contact


Patti Heisler (


Randy Wald (


Anthony Willer (

CTS has arranged weekly Office 365 training session provided by Microsoft.


The session will be via Live Events and an hour in length.


Sessions are open to unlimited participants and no registration is required.


The following link can be used to join any of the below-listed training shortly before the start time:

Microsoft Training Tentative Schedule

* All times listed are Central Time Zone.

Tuesday, September 28 10:00am - 11:00am Microsoft Outlook Level 100
Thursday, October 7 10:00am - 11:00am MIcrosoft Teams Level 100
Thursday, October 14 3:00pm - 4:00pm Microsoft Teams Level 200
Tuesday, October 19 1:00pm - 2:00pm Microsoft Bookings Level 100
Tuesday, October 26 10:00am - 11:00am Microsoft Teams Breakout Rooms Level 100
Thursday, November 4 10:00am - 11:00am Microsoft Forms Level 100
Tuesday, November 9 3:00pm - 4:00pm Microsoft Teams Meeting Level 100
Thursday, November 18 3:00pm - 4:00pm Microsoft To Do Level 100
Thursday, November 30 10:00am - 11:00am Microsoft Teams Channels & Files Level 100
Thursday, December 9 3:00pm - 4:00pm Microsoft Whiteboard Level 100

If you have any questions, please contact


John Underwood (


Trisha McElroy (