Does your work require you to use Microsoft Teams, Office 365 and Zoom?
The nature of work has changed. The foundation for everything you do requires Microsoft Office and other productivity tools like Teams, SharePoint and OneNote to get things done. Understanding how to use these applications effectively is critical in today's workplace. A solid foundation in using Microsoft's productivity solutions can save you hours, eliminate aggravation, and enable you to do things that would not otherwise be possible.
By completion of this program, successful learners will be able to:
- Work collaboratively and productively in a team environment using Microsoft Teams
- Manage and run virtual and hybrid meetings using Microsoft Teams and Zoom
- Use Microsoft Office and Office 365 effectively at work
This program is perfect if you...
- Are a student or recent graduate who wants to learn Microsoft Office and productivity tools used in the workplace
- Want to learn the essential digital skills required in a modern workplace
What will I get?
Students who complete this program will receive a Digital Badge.
Courses in this program are delivered online. Courses are scheduled at convenient times, allowing you to complete the program at a pace that fits your life.
You should plan on studying and working approximately 4 hours per week per course.
Online learning fits into busy schedules by taking the learning experience out of the traditional classroom. Students have online access to instructors, fellow learners, and learning materials.
Before taking your first online course, we recommended taking our free course: Digital Skills for Learning Online
3 Courses, 42 Hours
All Continuing Education programs are developed with part-time learners in mind. Microsoft Modern Workplace and Productivity Tools is a 42-hour program.
The length of time it takes to complete this program varies by student. If you take one course per term, you will likely complete the program in 9 months. You will complete the program faster if you take multiple courses per term.
The approximate cost to complete Microsoft Modern Workplace and Productivity Tools is $1,497.
You do not require a degree or diploma to apply for admission to this program.
To apply, you must meet the following requirements:
- 18 years of age or older
- Grade 12 diploma (recommended)
- Relevant work experience (recommended)
- If English is not your first language, you must meet the English language proficiency requirements
Students will be automatically admitted when they register for the course ITF 170 Enhanced Workplace Productivity using Microsoft Teams.
Each year, scholarships and awards are given to deserving students not only for their academic achievement, but also for community involvement. Award sponsors include both corporate and private donors.
To apply, you must meet eligibility criteria and submission deadlines. Students in this program may be eligible for the following awards:
It is the student's responsibility to ensure all requirements for graduation are fulfilled.
See Graduation for details.