Course 50562A: The SharePoint Shepherd’s Course for End Users

Type: Course
Audience(s):information workers
Technology:SharePoint Server
This Revision:A
Delivery method:
Instructor-led (classroom)
Length:2 days

First published:

28 October 2011
About this course
This two-day instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and skills to use and administer Microsoft SharePoint 2010 sites. The course focuses on list and library management, building and managing publishing sites, and connectivity with Office 2007 and 2010 applications.
Audience profile
This course is intended for both novice and intermediate users of SharePoint who have minimum experience with Windows and Microsoft Office (2007 or 2010).
At course completion
After completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Understand the uses for and capabilities of SharePoint.
  • Create lists and libraries for a variety of business uses.
  • Manage views and other library and list properties.
  • Create and manage publishing sites, including web part management.
  • Administer sites and site collections.
Course details
Course OutlineModule 1: Introducing SharePoint
This module explains the benefits of SharePoint, as well as the terminology and features of SharePoint 2010.
  • What is SharePoint and why use it?
  • Collaborating with SharePoint
  • Publishing with SharePoint
  • Introduction to Personal Sites
  • Getting Around SharePoint
Lab : Getting Around SharePoint
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Know what SharePoint is, including the new features in SharePoint 2010.
  • Explain sites, workspaces, blogs and wikis.
  • Be familiar with personal sites, such as My Site.
  • Navigate in SharePoint.
Module 2: Working with SharePoint
This module explains how to work with SharePoint lists and libraries, create and manage publishing and wiki sites, and use Office to connect to SharePoint.
  • Using Lists
  • Using Libraries
  • Creating Pages
  • Managing Meetings
  • Integrating with Office
Lab : Using ListsLab : Using LibrariesLab : Creating PagesLab : Managing MeetingsLab : Integrating with Office 2007*Lab : Integrating with Office 2010*
* Trainers can select from either the Office 2007 or 2010 modules, depending on client need.
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Use and manage SharePoint lists.
  • Work with SharePoint libraries.
  • Create publishing and wiki pages.
  • Manage meetings in SharePoint.
  • Integrate SharePoint with Office 2007 or 2010.
Module 3: Creating with SharePoint
This module explains how to create content with SharePoint lists and libraries, as well as manage columns. Subsites will also be created and web part management will be explored.
  • Creating with Lists
  • Creating with Libraries
  • Using Columns
  • Creating Subsites
  • Working with Web Parts
Lab : Creating with ListsLab : Creating with LibrariesLab : Using ColumnsLab : Creating SubsitesLab : Working with Web Parts
After completing this module, students will be able to: Create content with lists, including surveys
  • Create different forms of libraries, and manage the content within those libraries.
  • Edit and administer list and library columns.
  • Create wiki and publishing sub-sites.
  • Add and configure web parts.
Module 4: Administration
This module explains how to build personal sites, manage user groups and their permissions, and administer SharePoint sites.
  • Building Personal Sites
  • Managing User Groups and Permissions
  • Site Administration
Lab : Building Personal SitesLab : Managing User Groups and PermissionsLab : Site Administration
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Create personal My Sites.
  • Manage user groups and their permissions.
  • Perform basic site administration tasks in SharePoint.
Before attending this course, students must have these skills:
  • Basic Windows knowledge.
  • Basic Microsoft Office (2007 or 2010) knowledge.

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