Get Started with Microsoft Teams

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Learn the basic layout of Microsoft Teams.

Get a grasp of Teamsite and channel creation.

Setting up calendars and using the chat function.

1.5 hours
Beginner
No download needed
Split-screen video
English
Desktop only

The learner will have developed a template and annotated outline representing the key functions and features of Microsoft (MS) Teams. The learner’s template may then be further built-out and elaborated in an organizational environment into a production-ready instance of MS Teams for effective team-based collaboration and communication. Given the explosive growth and adoption of MS Teams globally, the course will equip the learner with both a valuable overall perspective on and understanding of the components and uses of the MS Teams as well as practical hands-on skills for configuring Teams applications and navigating throughout the Teams environment, with a focus on the creation and management of Teams sites and channels, file and document management features, chat, and Web conferencing (including scheduling and calendar functions).

Skills you will develop

  • Organizing (Management)

  • Internet

  • Microsoft Excel

  • People Management

  • Project Management

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Navigate Teams' Layout

  2. Craft Teamsites and channels

  3. Become familiar with the chat feature

  4. Set up a calendar

  5. Interact with documents and file management

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

Frequently Asked Questions

By purchasing a Guided Project, you'll get everything you need to complete the Guided Project including access to a cloud desktop workspace through your web browser that contains the files and software you need to get started, plus step-by-step video instruction from a subject matter expert.

Because your workspace contains a cloud desktop that is sized for a laptop or desktop computer, Guided Projects are not available on your mobile device.

Guided Project instructors are subject matter experts who have experience in the skill, tool or domain of their project and are passionate about sharing their knowledge to impact millions of learners around the world.

You can download and keep any of your created files from the Guided Project. To do so, you can use the “File Browser” feature while you are accessing your cloud desktop.

Guided Projects are not eligible for refunds. See our full refund policy.

Financial aid is not available for Guided Projects.

Auditing is not available for Guided Projects.

At the top of the page, you can press on the experience level for this Guided Project to view any knowledge prerequisites. For every level of Guided Project, your instructor will walk you through step-by-step.

Yes, everything you need to complete your Guided Project will be available in a cloud desktop that is available in your browser.

You'll learn by doing through completing tasks in a split-screen environment directly in your browser. On the left side of the screen, you'll complete the task in your workspace. On the right side of the screen, you'll watch an instructor walk you through the project, step-by-step.