Skype for Business Live Online Learning Courses
With remote working becoming more popular, Skype for Business is an invaluable tool. We currently offer three 90-minute courses covering the essential features of Skype for Business. You can either take just 1 or all 3 sessions, as well as mix and matching with our other sessions.
How to Use Skype for Business introduces you to the essentials, such as instant messaging and video calls; Voice and Video Meetings in Skype for Business teaches you how to create your own meetings; and Interactive Meetings with Skype for Business enables you to facilitate more effective meetings, presentations and webinars.
The three courses are delivered remotely via GoToTraining. Contact us for availability and pricing.
About the sessions
How to Use Skype for Business
By the end of this 90-minute course, you will be confident using Skype for Business to instant message and video call your colleagues. You will be able to:
- Sign in
- Set your presence (and will know why it is important)
- Use Instant Messenger (IM)
- Make voice and video calls
Voice and Video Meetings in Skype for Business
One of the key features of Skype for Business is setting up voice and video meetings, and using screen sharing. By the end of this 90-minute course, you will be able to:
- Set up and host a Skype for Business meeting with either just audio or with audio and video
- You will be able to share screens to work collaboratively with others
Interactive Meetings with Skype for Business
By the end of this 90-minute course, you will know how to use the tools in Skype for Business to facilitate more effective, interactive meetings, presentations and webinars. The course will cover:
- Reasons to use Skype for Business
- Share your screen and pass control to others
- Control participants' microphones
- Use IM as an alternative to audio in large meetings and presentations
- Share files
- Setting meeting options to allow attendees to participate
- Using the Whiteboard
These courses are delivered remotely via GoToTraining. If you are an organisation looking for something tailored to your exact Skype for Business set up (including telephony if you have it), please contact us for details of our private group courses.
Keith Parker19 days ago
the course was the the same high standard that i have previously experienced with you.
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Group Learning Events
If you have three or more learners, a private group course could be cheaper.
We can tailor the content to your team, and host the training remotely, at your workplace or here at Happy's HQ in Aldgate, Central London.
What's it like to learn online with Happy?
In this short video, Rachael explains how Happy makes our Live Online Learning IT programmes just as interactive and engaging as our classroom sessions.
The Small Print
The course will run remotely for 90 minutes.
All learners will need to either install GoToTraining on their machines or use the Web App in a browser (either Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge are supported). Full technical requirements are on the GoTo website. Your link will be included in your joining instructions once you have booked your place — if you haven't received this email then please contact our team.
Learners should log into the training session 10 minutes before the start time to ensure that they have downloaded and set up GoTo correctly. The course will start precisely on time and it may not be possible to go back over material missed by late arrivals.
Your active participation is expected: everyone will be heard and seen throughout, just as they would be if we were in a room together. To be heard, hear and seen you will need a microphone, speakers and camera – if you have a modern laptop that’s all you will need. Remember, you’ll need a quiet place to call from and a decent internet connection is a must.
Please ensure you read our Terms and Conditions before booking for our payment terms and cancellation policy.
The happy Guarantee
We want everyone to go away from our courses feeling as though they have learnt useful, practical skills that they can use straight away when they go back to work.
If you don’t feel that your training has been useful or if you are unhappy in any way, just get in touch with our Customer Services team within 30 days of the course. We will be happy to offer you additional support and training free of charge to help you to gain the skills you need, or if you’d prefer, a full refund.
Your post-course support package
- Included in the price of both online and classroom programmes
- 2 years of free access to our IT Helpline
- Unlimited access - call or email our team as often as you need
- Ask about any content covered on your course
Testimonials from happy Learners
Trusted Customer1 day ago
Janet Doran1 day ago
hugely valuable, highly interactive, and engaging workshop.
Keith Parker18 days ago
The course was the same high standard that i had experienced in previous Happy courses I've attended.
Trusted Customer33 days ago
Handled a large group of people on line very well Some interesting ideas and new approaches to considering issues and problems
Claudette Ceres33 days ago
they are very aware of you, as the trainee, and go at our pace
Kanta Patel39 days ago
The tutor was very helpful and went through the procedure if you were unsure.
Laura Faulkner39 days ago
Good format, not to many subjects in one session.
Trusted Customer41 days ago
Course very informative. My only problem was I wanted to learn Teams from the beginning and learn the basics, unfortunately there was quite a few people who were using Te...
Helen Taylor42 days ago
Excellent tips to become more efficient in your working day.
Neil Raj42 days ago
Good tutor. Patient with learners. Good pacing of sessions.
Neil Raj42 days ago
Very good teaching. Patient tutor
Trusted Customer42 days ago
I thought Happy's course was well coordinated and introduced new ideas and gave names to already known ideas. Very useful for those working in groups which can be dominat...