Teams is part of Microsoft Office 365. It provides a way to communicate, collaborate, and share with colleagues online, in groups (eg project teams), or simply ad-hoc meetings or one-to-one. This course covers best practices in the use of Teams to drive effective communications and collaboration using this powerful tool.
This course is designed for end users of Microsoft Teams. You do not have to have any prior knowledge or experience of Teams.
Introduction to Microsoft Teams
Review of the interface and navigation and a summary of the features and benefits of using Teams.
Setting up Online Conversations
This module will cover the use of Chat, Contacts, messaging, file sharing, and document editing in Microsoft Teams.
Making Calls using MS Teams
During this module we will cover using the Calls tab, making & receiving calls, and the additional call functions.
Collaborating in Microsoft Teams
This section covers the use of the Teams tab and how you can collaborate with other users including file sharing.
Organising meetings in Teams
This module will cover how to create new teams, organise existing teams, and using the scheduling assistant.
Advanced Options for Microsoft Teams Users
Why and how to use Shifts and how and when to use the Planner function in Microsoft Teams.
During the day we will also cover best practices in using Teams, including the use of Team clients, searching for documents, call etiquette and screen sharing.
We offer private courses online and anywhere throughout the UK.
We also offer public courses online and in Manchester, Birmingham and Leeds.
Private online Microsoft Teams courses are available from £290 + VAT (3 hours) or £490 + VAT (6 hours).
Private classroom-based Microsoft Teams courses are available from £690 + VAT.
These courses are ideal if you have cannot make one of the set course dates or if you want a different course outline/focus or if you are booking larger numbers onto a course.
If you are booking more than 4 delegates onto a course we would run this as a private training course
Normally these courses are run on Microsoft Teams (of course!) but classroom-based training can be held at your premises anywhere throughout the UK or held at our training centres in Manchester, Leeds & Birmingham
To get a quote please complete the form below or call us.
The timings of our online courses vary and because we only have 6 delegates on these courses we can be flexible.
The standard timings for the MS Teams Online course are as follows:
9.15am | Sign in - to check everyone is up ad running on Teams
9.30am | Start - First session
11.00am | 15 min break
11.15am | Second session
12.45am | 45 min break
1.30pm | Third session
3.00pm | 15 min break
3.15pm | Fourth session
4.30pm | Finish & Q&A
4.45pm | End
Our Manchester classroom courses run 9.30am to 4.30pm at:
Greenheys Business Centre
Manchester Science Park
Free visitor parking is available at car park at the front of Greenheys building.
Manchester Oxford Road Train Station - 15 min walk
Manchester Piccadilly Train Station - 30 min walk
Please let us know in advance if you have any mobility issues and will need any assistance. Disabled parking is provided.
More Information about our Manchester training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Manchester Training Page
Our public Microsoft Teams training courses in Birmingham usually runs from 9.30 am to 4.30 pm at:
We only have one room here so we also use various hotels including Conference Birmingham, Hilton Garden City - please check prior to the course
Parking for Innovation Birmingham available at Faraday Wharf and is located on Love Lane off Holt Street. Please note that parking here is charged and subject to availability.
Both Birmingham Snow Hill and Birmingham Moor Street rail stations are situated just a short 15-minute walk away from all our Birmingham venues.
More Information about our Birmingham training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Birmingham Training page
Our public MS Teams Courses courses in Leeds usually run from 9.30 am to 4.30 pm at:
Leeds Marriott Hotel
Parking is available at the Q Park adjacent to the hotel. Please note that parking here is charged but you can get your ticket validated at the Marriott Hotel to get a discount.
Leeds rail station is situated just a short 5-minute walk away from the Marriott.
More Information about our Leeds training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Leeds page.