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Time Management - Improving Personal Effectiveness

Improve your day to day work flow by learning how to manage your time effectively

This innovative Time Management course is based on Stephen Covey’s highly acclaimed book: First Things First. The course will develop an understanding of the Key Principles of effective Time Management.

1 Day

ITIL® Awareness

One day highlighting the main points of ITIL, including objectives, concepts and language

This one-day high level overview of the ITIL Framework provides delegates with an understanding of what we might call the "ITIL Big-Picture". The course is aimed at anyone who requires an understanding of the concepts and language of ITIL.

1 Day

Internet Information Services Administration

Learn to understand and use Internet Information Services 8.5 and 10

IIS is a web server application and set of feature extension modules created for use with Microsoft Windows and is the second most used on the web. This course covers how best to use this product within a corporate environment and the benefits it will bring.

3 Days

SQL Server Essentials

Essentially, it's about SQL Server

This course is designed as an introduction to the important features of relational databases and specifically Microsoft SQL Server, and it is suitable for all versions of SQL Server. This course will also help delegates prepare for the Microsoft Technology Associate: SQL Server Database Fundamentals certification (Exam 98-364).

2 Days

SQL Server Querying and Programming

Learn to query and programme using SQL Server

This course will allow delegates to understand and use Transact SQL for both querying and programming (Q&P) in a Microsoft SQL Server environment. Additionally, this course is suitable for all versions of SQL Server.

4 Days

Supporting Microsoft Windows 7 Desktop

Learn how to install, configure and maintain Windows 7

Built on the strengths of Windows Server 2008, Windows 7 is designed to enhance your organisation’s desktop environment.  However you will need to know how best to use the improved security and manageability for remote and local computers.  This course does just that.

2 Days

Business Case Skills

Learn how to prepare, update and evaluate business cases

Staff throughout a business regularly produce Business Cases. Often, they are created without any prior formal training leading to a poor quality of work and important decisions being made on inadequate information.

This course provides staff with the relevant knowledge and skills to create effective Business Cases that add real value to the task in hand.

1 Day

Microsoft Project

A complete guide to using this software tool to help project management & reporting

During this introductory hands-on course, delegates will learn how to utilise Microsoft Project to assist in the planning, monitoring, maintenance and control of projects.  In addition they will also understand where Microsoft Project as a tool, fits within the management and support of a project. Crucially, we also cover recent developments where Microsoft are gradually moving more functionality away from the Desktop, and onto a web-based service, that can be consumed by Apple and Android tablets and smart phones.

This course is run on a private basis and each delegate needs to have access to Project Pro, the desktop app.  In addition, it would be nice, but not critical, if each delegate also had access to both Project for the Web (The Power Platform app) and Project Online (the SharePoint app). Both these products are covered in the course, but if delegates do not have access to one or both of them, the trainer will simply demonstrate the products.

2 Days

Project Phoenix - a Project Management Business Game

A Project Management Business Game

The crowds are waiting… competitors are watching expectantly. Can Project Phoenix resurrect your theme park’s dwindling trade or is the ride of your life likely to derail before it even begins? You need to bring all your Project Management excellence to ensure success. Can you live up to those high expectations?

Quanta's Project Phoenix business game bridges the gap between knowledge and behaviour, enabling delegates to learn for themselves the importance of not just learning, but applying sound project principles. Each team member will have the opportunity to experience various roles with the project – how will you ace up to being Project Manager as the launch date approaches?


*This Business Game can be run over 1 or 2 days.*

1 or 2 Days