Microsoft Office 365 Online (with Teams for the Desktop)


1 Day


Delivery Methods
Virtual Instructor Led
Private Group

Course Overview

This course introduces working with shared documents in the familiar Office 365 online apps—Word, PowerPoint®, and Excel®—as an alternative to installing the Microsoft® Office desktop applications. This course also introduces several productivity apps including Yammer™, Planner, and Delve® that can be used in combination by teams for communication and collaboration.

Course Objectives

In this course, you will build upon your knowledge of the Microsoft Office desktop application suite to work productively in the cloud-based Microsoft Office 365 environment.

You will:

  • Sign in, navigate, and identify components of the Office 365 environment.
  • Create, edit, and share documents with team members using the Office Online apps, SharePoint, OneDrive® for Business, and Delve.
  • Collaborate and work with colleagues using the Yammer and Planner apps.
  • Use email and manage contacts with Outlook on the web.
  • Collaborate using Teams.
  • Configure Teams.

  • Who Should Attend?

    This course is intended for business users and knowledge workers in a variety of roles and fields who have competence in a desktop-based installation of the Microsoft Office 2010, 2013, or 2016 edition of the Microsoft Office productivity suite, and who are now extending Microsoft Office to a collaborative cloud-based Office 365 environment.

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    Course Prerequisites

    To ensure your success, you will need to be familiar with the Windows operating system and a web browser. You also need competence in using the locally installed version of Microsoft Outlook for sending email and interacting with calendar events, and should be familiar with at least one of the primary applications in the Microsoft Office suite (Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, and Microsoft Excel).

    To meet these prerequisites, you can take any one or more of the following courses:

  • Using Microsoft® Windows® 10
  • Microsoft® Office Outlook® 2016: Part 1
  • And any one or more of the following:
  • Microsoft® Office Word 2016: Part 1
  • Microsoft® Office Excel® 2016: Part 1
  • Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2016: Part 1
  • Agenda


    • Topic A: Sign In to Office 365
    • Topic B: Navigate the Office 365 Environment


    • Topic A: Work with Shared Documents in SharePoint
    • Topic B: Edit Documents in Office Online
    • Topic C: Collaborate on the SharePoint Site
    • Topic D: Work with OneDrive for Business and Delve


    • Topic A: Work with Productivity Apps in Combination
    • Topic B: Broadcast Messages with Yammer
    • Topic C: Manage Tasks with the Planner App


    • Topic A: Send and Receive Email
    • Topic B: Manage Contacts
    • Topic C: Schedule Appointments
    • Topic D: Personalize Outlook on the Web


    • Topic A: Overview of Microsoft Teams
    • Topic B: Converse and Share in Teams
    • Topic C: Call and Meet in Teams
    • Topic D: Collaborate with Office 365 Apps and Teams


    • Topic A: Configure Teams
    • Topic B: Configure Channels
    • Topic C: Configure Tabs

    Upcoming Class Dates and Times

    Sep 29
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    ENROLL $295.00
    Oct 30
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    ENROLL $295.00
    Dec 1
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    ENROLL $295.00
    Dec 28
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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