EIT Classroom Training (Face to Face)

Choose from: Using Adobe Connect; Using Adobe Presenter and Microsoft Office Topics. laptop

Adobe Connect (formerly Breeze)


Creating Connect Meeting Rooms
This class will familiarize you with pods, layouts and templates as they relate to Connect meeting rooms. Learn what they do, how to create them and how to manage them for maximum effectiveness.  View class outline

Broadcasting Audio and Video in Connect Meetings
Broadcasting your audio and video in Connect meetings should be easy, right? It is! Learn how you as a host or presenter, can control audio and video to maximize the quality of broadcasts. What do you do when things don’t go right? We’ll practice troubleshooting strategies too!  View class outline

Effectively Using Content in Connect
Take advantage of Connect’s ability to share rich media content. Learn how to best prepare, load, share and manage content. Content can include PowerPoint slides, digital video, Flash Paper, and Flash simulations. Interact and collaborate using application sharing, screen sharing and integrated tools like the whiteboard or whiteboard overlay. View class outline 

Managing People and the Live Connect Meeting Room Environment
Just like face to face meetings, you are in charge of logistics for people, things and the meeting flow in an online environment. Learn how to manage the Connect environment for a positive experience. View class outline

Connect: The 30 Minute Meeting
This class is for people who understand the Connect environment and want practice hosting a meeting. During class you (either by yourself or with a partner) will present for 30 minutes. This is a run through (perhaps a mini-version) of a real meeting you will eventually host once you leave the training classroom  View class outline

To register, contact Robin Brekke via email at rbrekke@iastate.edu or by phone at 515.294.8658


Adobe Presenter
Synchronize PowerPoint slides to audio narration and easily create e-learning content and high-quality multimedia presentations. Finished presentations can be published on the Web or to CD. View class outline 


 

Office 2007 Topics


The New Look of Office 2007
See how Microsoft has changed the look and navigation of old menu options. Learn how to find your way around the new environment using ribbons, the mini tool bar and the quick access toolbar; finding 'every day' commands; using the MS Office button and learning about new file formats. A majority of the new concepts will be covered and practiced in Word 2007 - many are applicable to PowerPoint and Excel.  View class outline

Note: You may (you don't have to) use your own laptop in class if you will already have Office 2007 installed AND you have a CD or DVD disk drive. Please indicate if you will be bringing your own to class. Type that in to the "notes" section of your personal information page during the sign up process.

Outlook 2007
This class introduces the new features and functionality in Outlook 2007. By the end of the session you will be able to navigate through the new user features; be able to locate the common commands you’re used to using every day; work with attachments, calendars and resources.   View class outline


Note: You may (you don't have to) use your own laptop in class if you will already have Office 2007 installed AND you have a CD or DVD disk drive. Please indicate if you will be bringing your own to class. Type that in to the "notes" section of your personal information page during the sign up process.