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 

This term we are moving over to a new booking system.  

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

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

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 are unable to register because 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 sucessfully register 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 Read&Write

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    Thursday 25 February | 10:30 - 12:30


  • Introduction to Paint.NET

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    Friday 26 February | 09:30 - 12:30


  • Introduction to Adobe Acrobat Professional 

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    Tuesday 15 March | 09:30 - 12:30


  • Introduction to Endnote - reference manager and writing solutions

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    Thursday 28 April | 10:00 - 13:00


  • Mind Mapping with Mindjet MindManager

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    Tuesday 17 May | 10:30 - 12:30 


  • Producing Presentations

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    Wednesday 18 May | 10:00 - 12:00


  • Organising Outlook and Useful Features

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    Friday 20 May | 10:00 - 12:00


  • Getting started with Qualtrics (Online surveys)

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    Friday 03 June | 09:30 - 12:30