IT training

Whether you'd like to learn a specific program, or just improve your IT skills, we have a range of in-person and online training available

On this page

All staff are required to complete the University's mandatory Information Security Awareness Training module in My Dundee under My Organisations.

Training for staff and postgraduate students

IT offer on-campus workshops through the University's OPD Programme

  • Advanced Excel (functions, tricks and short-cuts)
  • Microsoft Publisher
  • Mind mapping using MindView6 Business
  • Email management (how to manage your inbox)
  • Masterclass (creating dashboards in Excel)
  • Advanced Word Functions
  • Microsoft OneNote Overview
  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • TIC (Timetabling into Calendars) training
  • Masterclass (PivotTables)
  • Masterclass (PowerPivots)
  • Basic Excel Functions
  • Basic Word Functions
  • iGrasp (eRecruitment) training for recruiters
  • Securing your data

Other IT related workshops are available. Non-IT University professionals or external training providers deliver these.

Book your place

Staff and postgraduate students can book any of these courses via the Organisational and Professional Development web pages

Online training materials

LinkedIn Learning
Over 14,000 video tutorials, normally £24.98/mo, free with your University account
Microsoft Virtual Academy
Free online training by world-class experts to help you build your technical skills and advance your career. Use your email to confirm eligibility.
Gartner is the world's leading information technology research and advisory company. Access IT analysis and advice for users and technology providers
Microsoft Digital Skills
To ensure everyone in the UK can upskill and reskill, Microsoft is committed to offering digital skills courses from basic digital literacy through to advanced cloud technology skills
Microsoft Student Resources
Free templates, training and more
Microsoft 365 Learning Pathways
The learning site provides guidance and resources for MS365 tools available within the University of Dundee
Microsoft 365 Training
Get going quickly and easily with Microsoft 365 video training