Terminalfour CMS User Training for Staff

Sessions take place in a designated training room on the Lancaster University campus and are delivered using a Windows PC (unless otherwise stated).


Booking Information 

Following your booking please check the information that displays on the screen carefully.

minimum of five bookings are required for a session to go ahead. Places are limited and are allocated on a first come, first served basis. If you would like to book a place on any of the sessions below you can do so via the following book now link: Book now

If a session is fully booked, please check back regularly as a place/s may become available due to a cancellation/s. If you have an enquiry or if you successfully book but due to circumstances need to cancel your place please email iss-training. Dates are subject to change.


CMS training sessions

Topics include:

  • Introduction to the Content Management System (CMS)
  • Creating and editing page content - adding and editing text, inserting hyperlinks and images, setting content options for publication
  • Creating and editing pages - choosing page layouts, adding meta data
  • Approving and rejecting content for publication

Monday 13 June | 09:30 - 13:00
Wednesday 01 June | 09:30 - 13:00 | FULLY BOOKED


New: Using Images in the CMS

This course is for people who are already CMS users. It covers:

  • Finding the right image
  • Resizing images using paint.net
  • Optimising images for the web
  • Using the CMS image library

Wednesday 11 May | 09:30 - 12:00
Tuesday 14 June | 09:30 - 12:00


CMS drop-in sessions

For those who have attended a general CMS training session, throughout the year we offer a number of drop-in sessions to help you with your day-to-day use of Terminalfour Site Manager CMS software. No booking required. Sessions take place in Training Room 1, C Floor, Library (unless otherwise stated).

Monday 09 May | 14:00 - 15:00
Tuesday 24 May | 14:00 - 15:00
Wednesday 08 June | 14:00 - 15:00
Wednesday 22 June | 11:00 - 12:00


Guides and Handouts