Microsoft Office 365 Training Courses

Office 365 is Microsoft’s cloud based subscription service packed with your familiar Office apps (Excel, Word, PowerPoint etc.) plus other productivity tools to help organisations securely collaborate together.  So, if you are migrating to Office 365 why not engage our training and consulting expertise to create bespoke training packages tailored to O365 end-user adoption.  Empower your employees to make the most of this great productivity suite using SharePoint, OneDrive, Teams, Forms, Yammer, Sway, Delve, Planner and Flow.

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Microsoft Teams Introduction course

1/2 - 1 day

Office 365 is Microsoft’s cloud based subscription service.  This Introduction to Microsoft Teams training course will educate users in the basics of using Office 365 and its MS Teams services and covers the role of Teams, Channels, Files, Meetings and Chat.

The topics can be changed to suit tailored sessions within Office 365 training – please refer to the Office 365 End User course outline.

If you have already incorporated Skype into Teams then this can also be added.

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What will you learn?

By the end of this Introduction to Microsoft Teams training course, delegates will be able to:
  • Create and Manage a team’s user base
  • Work with Channels, Groups and Chats
  • Upload files and collaborate
  • Communicate with colleagues via chat, video and meetings
  • Use Teams on mobile devices


Users working with Office 365.

Course Contents

MS Teams Overview

  • What is Teams?
  • Accessing Teams and the Start Screen


  • Creating a Team
    • Public v Private
    • Join/Favorite a Team
    • Adding/Reordering/Leaving Teams
    • Get link to a Team
    • Creating a Team from an Existing Team
    • Themes
  • Team Management
    • Adding Members/Owners
    • Member/Guest Permissions
    • Profile Management
    • Team picture


  • Creating/Managing/Viewing a Channel
  • Channel Connectors
  • Favorites/Follow
  • Email to Channel
  • Get link to a channel
  • Adding Tabs
    • Adding Uploaded Excel File to a Tab
    • Interacting with Tabbed File


  • Start a Chat
  • Activity threads
  • 1-1 and Group Private chat
  • Message the whole Team
  • Add people to a Chat (inc. Guests)
  • Formatting and Emojis, Mems, Stickers
  • @mention
  • Converting Chats to Meetings
  • Status indicators


  • Conversation Thread
  • Tag a Person, Channel, Team
  • Like a message
  • Saved messages
  • Mark as unread
  • Starting an On-Demand Meeting via Conversations


  • Create a Group
  • Create a Team for an existing group
  • Group conversations vs conversations in Teams
  • Group Calendar
  • Group Planner/Site

Find Content

  • Find Chats, Files, People
  • Feed filter
  • My Activity feed
  • Search Commands

File Storage and Management

  • Uploading Files
  • Sharing files
  • Make the File a tab
  • Real time collaboration


  • Using Video or Phone audio
  • Meetings/Conference Calls
    • Scheduling and Joining Meetings
    • Inviting people to meetings
    • Adding people to meetings
  • Meeting tools – e.g. Recording
  • Share Desktop
  • Teams on Mobile IOS/Android
  • SharePoint/OneNote integration


  • User Account settings
  • Notification settings


  • Integrate Apps – Review available Apps
  • Integrate Bots e.g add Flow & Who Bot
  • Connectors – Facebook/Twitter

Optional Topics

  • Teams and SharePoint
    • Group site vs Team site
    • Team document library
    • Additional SharePoint libraries/lists Pages
  • Teams and Flow
    • Teams and Flow Integration

Course Materials

Enliten IT will provide each delegate with a workbook and other useful reference materials where applicable.   These may be either paper based or in Adobe pdf format or a combination thereof.
“Excellent course, understanding of SharePoint has now vastly improved.   Ruth was fantastic, I have learnt a lot from her over the last 3 days & look forward to putting it into practice. Office 365 & SharePoint 2016 training course - Feb 2018”SharePoint 2016 course review

Additional Information

Note:  We only offer the Introduction to Microsoft Teams training course and other Office 365 courses on a private in-house basis.

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