Herts for Learning Online
:: SIMS for new users ::
Outline
This course is designed for staff new to the post of administrator or staff who have received handover training from a colleague but have received no formal training in SIMS. Learn how to use SIMS pupil data effectively and efficiently by entering and editing pupil records and contact information. Manage the transfer of pupils into and out of your school, and learn how to access information speedily by running reports held in SIMS.
Outcomes:
By attending the course you will:
  • add and edit pupil details, their contacts, manage sibling pupils and add basic staff details
  • be aware of the school diary, add medical needs and dietary requirements and access links in pupil details to get information quickly
  • be confident in the use of ‘Common Transfer File’ (CTF) and how to import and export pupil data and be aware of SEN, most able and adding exclusions
  • be able to run simple reports based on pupil data, and manage and maintain lookup tables
  • learn how to use the housekeeping routines, access links and obtain information from the Hertfordshire Grid for Learning
Suitable for:
  • Admin Staff
  • Business Managers
  • Office Manager
  • SIMS Data Manager
  • SIMS System Manager
  • Support Staff
Price £203 (£231)
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