Microsoft Training Opportunities
Microsoft provides online training classes for many of its products available for North Carolina state government users. Classes are free, but registration is required.
Below is a list of topics and upcoming classes. To register, click on the date and time of the class you would like to attend.
See our YouTube playlist of previous trainings.
Enterprise Skills Initiative Blended Learning
Enterprise Skills Initiative blended learning is a new training option on the ESI Learner’s Portal that gives you more flexibility to complete your Microsoft Training & Certification courses. You will experience the content of the classic four to five-day training courses over four weeks, enhanced with personalized syllabus, self-directed training, instructor-led mini-sessions, hands-on labs, and class communities via Teams.
Learn and excel at your own pace while performing your daily responsibilities! The Teams channels (with videos and recordings) are available for 60 days after the course ends and labs are available for six months after activation. Explore blended learning courses options here.
Additional Microsoft Training
Microsoft provides additional training for many of its products, however, some capabilities and features presented in these resources might not be available for state agency users.
- Microsoft Application End-User Training & Quick Start Guides - Training and resources for popular Microsoft applications, such as Office, Outlook, Teams, OneDrive SharePoint, and Excel
- Get Started with Microsoft Teams - Live training led by Microsoft instructors on the fundamentals of using Microsoft Teams.
- SharePoint Video Training - Featured topics include Introduction to SharePoint, Create Sites, Posts and Lists and more for creating stellar websites.
- Microsoft Public Sector Blog Learn about Microsoft Live training on new features, what is coming and changes within the Government MS tenant.
- Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals - Learn the business value and product capabilities of Power Platform.
- How to Use Microsoft Bookings (Video) - Learn the business value and product capabilities of Bookings.