Desktop Applications

ISS training offer a range of training sessions on Desktop Applications including Microsoft Office 2010, Adobe and EndNote applications.

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.


Wonders of Word

Word 2010 session content, dates, times and bookings

Exploring Excel

Excel 2010 session content, dates, times and bookings


  • Introduction to Paint.NET

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    Session Guide | Practice File

    Next session Michaelmas term 2016


  • Mind Mapping with Mindjet MindManager

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    Session Guide

    Next session Michaelmas term 2016


  • Introduction to Adobe Acrobat Professional 

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    Session Guide | Practice File

    Next session Michaelmas term 2016


  • Introduction to Endnote - reference manager and writing solutions

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    EndNote X7 Quick Start Guide

    Next session Michaelmas term 2016


  • Producing Presentations (using PowerPoint)

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    Session Guide

    Next session Michaelmas term 2016


  • Introduction to Read&Write

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    Session Guide

    Next session Michaelmas term 2016


  • Organising Outlook and Useful Features

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    Session Guide

    Next session Michaelmas term 2016


  • Getting started with Qualtrics (Online surveys)

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    Session Guide

    Next session Michaelmas term 2016