4 Day(s)


  • Rapidly deploying SharePoint sites with templates
  • Creating lists and libraries
  • Automating change requests with workflows
  • Consolidating group contacts and schedules with Outlook
  • Accessing data sources with external content types
  • Developing LOB applications with SharePoint 2010

Skills Gained

  • Create, manage, customise and deploy SharePoint 2010 applications
  • Create a communication repository with controlled access
  • Connect and empower people for improved collaboration
  • Integrate Microsoft Office 2010 applications with SharePoint 2010
  • Customise your SharePoint site with templates and Web Parts


Anyone new to SharePoint who wants to benefit from SharePoint 2010 technologies.

Course Specifics

Course Outline

Overview of SharePoint 2010

  • Facilitating business collaboration for organisations and the web
  • Connecting and empowering people
  • Unifying organisational systems

Organising Information with SharePoint Sites

Getting started with site templates
  • Planning for site taxonomy
  • Matching business requirements to site types
Customising your site
  • Updating the look and feel of your site
  • Streamlining navigation with Quick Launch and Top Link
  • Organising sites with PowerPoint themes

Effectively Managing and Securing Data

Categorising content
  • Centrally define taxonomies with managed metadata
  • Ranking content with ratings
  • Decentralising folksonomies with metadata tagging
Storing information
  • Lists: standard, custom, external
  • Libraries: documents, pages, pictures, forms
  • Encapsulating data requirements with content types
Retrieving relevant information
  • Locating content with the Metadata Navigation Viewer
  • Delivering a rich user experience with search
Ensuring information integrity
  • Developing a site management plan
  • Assigning content permissions
  • Choosing an appropriate authentication provider

Facilitating Offline Collaboration

Fostering team communication
  • Establishing a business process with workflows
  • Selecting appropriate templates for communication
Connecting SharePoint communities
  • Interacting with social networks through My Sites
  • Refining data significance with audience targeting

Extending SharePoint with Office 2010

Increasing business productivity
  • Aggregating SharePoint schedules, contacts, documents and discussions in Outlook
  • Creating rich forms with InfoPath
  • Migrating Excel tables to lists
Consolidating data reporting
  • Developing a dashboard with the Chart Web Part
  • Utilise Excel spreadsheets in SharePoint

Tailoring Websites

Automating business processes with workflows
  • Taking advantage of the Workflow Designer Wisard
  • Defining workflow steps and establishing actions
Displaying dynamic data
  • Linking to multiple data sources
  • Populating a data form

Adapting Features for Custom Business Solutions

Maximising "out-of-the-box" tools
  • Exploiting workspaces and routing final documents
  • Delivering optimised content with SharePoint mobile
Accessing web-based components
  • Viewing spreadsheets on the web with Excel Service
  • Centralising and organising presentations with PowerPoint Slide Library
  • Updating documents with Office Web Applications
Building Line-of-Business (LOB) applications
  • Architecting "code-free" composite applications
  • Updating LOB databases with external content types

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

Upcoming Dates

Course Location Days Cost Date
4 2000 £2000 2018-08-09