Skills for the Electronic Workplace (SEW) course brochure

Welcome to the SEW brochure! Here you will find information on our upcoming courses, bi-monthly schedule, how to register, and more!

SEW course schedule

Here is our schedule for upcoming in-class courses (updated bi-monthly):

September

Course name Course code Date Location Time
DeliverPoint for Site Managers *New* SEW143 September 20 MC1078 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Intro to Project Management SEW138 September 10 EC2 1021 9 a.m. - noon
Intro to Web Accessibility SEW026 September 26 MC2009 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.

SharePoint Admin Topics

**CANCELLED**

SEW133      

SharePoint for Windows/Office

**CANCELLED**

SEW090      
WCMS for Content Maintainers SEW099

September 19 and 20

(Also available on LEARN)

MC1078 9 a.m. -  noon
WCMS for Site Managers SEW100

September 25

(Also available on LEARN)

MC1078 9 a.m. - noon
WCMS Web Form creation SEW101

September 27

(Also available on LEARN)

MC1078 9 a.m. - noon

October

Course name Course code Date Location Time
Excel 1: Getting Started SEW103 October 9 and 11 MC1078 1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Excel 2: Fundamentals SEW092 October 18 MC1078 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Excel 3: Expand Your Skills SEW132 October 25 MC1078 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Intro to Project Management SEW138 October 29 EC2 1021 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
SharePoint Admin Topics SEW133 October 4 MC1078 1:30 pm - 3:30 p.m.
SharePoint for Windows/Office SEW090 October 16 MC2060 10 a.m. - noon
WCMS for Content Maintainers SEW099

October 3 and 4

(Also available on LEARN)

MC1078 9 a.m. - noon
WCMS for Site Managers SEW100

October 18

(Also available on LEARN)

MC1078 9 a.m. - noon
WCMS Web Form Creation SEW101

October 25

(Also available on LEARN)

MC1078 9 a.m. - noon
Writing for the Web SEW016 October 16 EC2, 1021 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Handouts

Handouts and sample files for most of the SEW courses can be found on SharePoint. Use your WatIAM account and password to sign in, and then click on SEW Handouts in the left panel.

If you would like a printed handout for your presentation-style course (i.e., in Mathematics & Computing Building (MC) room 2009), you need to print your own copy and/or download before the class. Attendees will be emailed a reminder and the link to the materials two business days before the course.


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Course registration

Register for a SEW course.

Cancel your SEW course registration.

Cancellation

72-hour cancellation with no penalty - reply to your registration confirmation or contact istsew@uwaterloo.ca.

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Facilities

Presentation rooms: MC 2009, East Campus (EC) 5 room 1111, EC2 room 1021.

Hands-on labs: MC 2060, 1078.

Includes: Twenty Windows 10  workstations; instructor controlled workstation with presentation option.

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Important!

There is a $50 charge imposed on the department for each no-show.

All charges are billed to the department by Information Systems & Technology.

No food in the labs; covered drinking containers are allowed.

 

Course descriptions

The courses in the Skills for the Electronic Workplace (SEW) teach recommended computing skills to university employees.

Questions?

Please email ISTSEW

SEW handouts

The handouts and sample files for most of the SEW courses can be found on SharePoint. Use your WatIAM account and password to sign in, and then click on "SEW Handouts" in the left panel.

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