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OISEcms Workshops

For staff, faculty & students involved in editing an OISE website

 

There are no scheduled workshops.  We are happy to provide personalized CMS workshop training upon request.

Please contact us through the Client Care Portal - portal@oise.utoronto.ca

 

 

Past Workshops

Please register below, or for more information, group workshop or consultation, please contact Client Care Portal.

Mandatory:
For new Content Editors:
OISEcms for Content Editors + Homespace


For new Site Administrators:
OISEcms for Content Editors + Homespace
OISEcms for Content Admins

Optional
(Offered in consultation format individually or in groups, upon request)
Editing and displaying OISE calendars (events) | Information Architecture | Images and Media | Tables + Design Principles

 

Who should attend? Our content management system training is for users currently involved in editing a website for a department, unit, project or initiative at OISE.
If you have taken the mandatory workshops and required general assistance, or if you are not sure if our training is for you, please contact the Client Care Portal.

Mandatory workshops:

  1. Content editors + Homespace
  2. Site administrators (for site admins only)

All other training listed on this page is optional.

 


Mandatory Workshops

New content editors and site administrators MUST ATTEND the two mandatory workshops listed below.

If you have recently been approved or started working on an OISEcms website and cannot attend the workshop on the scheduled date, please contact the Client Care Portal as soon as possible.

 

Content Editors + Homespace

This Workshop is mandatory for all new content editors and site administrators.

Learn to:

  • Add and edit content
  • Create and format pages
  • Upload and link documents and websites
  • Use Homespace to batch upload and manage site files

Who should attend?
 

Date Time Location Instructor Registration
n/a   Computer Lab, 3rd fl.   Not required

 

Site Administrators

This Workshop is mandatory for all new site administrators.

Learn to:

  • Manage your site and its files
  • Create and organize pages
  • Approve pages and make them live
  • Configure your site

Who should attend?
 

Date Time Location Instructor Registration
n/a   Computer Lab, 3rd fl.   Not required

 


Optional Workshops

All training listed below is offered in consultation format either individually or in groups, upon request.

 

Editing and Displaying OISE Calendars (Events)

Learn to:

  • Add events to your unit's, department's or centre's calendar
  • Display calendar and event listing on your website

To schedule, please contact the Client Care Portal.



Information Architecture

This workshop is optional and can be offered to individuals or groups.

Learn:

  • The principles of information architecture and web usability
  • How the principles apply in the context of the OISEcms
  • Common web design mistakes
  • Phases of web development

To schedule, please contact the Client Care Portal.


Images and Media

This workshop is optional and can be offered to individuals or groups.

Learn to:

  • Capture and prepare/optimize images, audio and video
  • Display media content on your site

To schedule, please contact the Client Care Portal.



Tables + Design Principles

This workshop is optional and can be offered to individuals or groups.

Learn to:

  • Adequately use colour and tables
  • Improve your site's layout and formatting
  • Improve the overall appearance of your site

To schedule, please contact the Client Care Portal.