Course Information


This intensive 3 day course is equally of value to IT Managers/Professionals and Developers who want to use SharePoint and need to know how to administer it, design new content and set up sites. This course can also help with the introduction of Office 365.


Admin Design



You Will:

  • Create and deploy SharePoint web applications
  • Enable apps, workflows and features to automate processes
  • Create sub sites using various SharePoint templates
  • Integrate Microsoft Office to function seamlessly with SharePoint
  • Creating departmental websites and site collections
  • Add and edit wiki and Web Part pages
  • Organising office documents using list and library apps, and metadata
  • Administer site security

This course introduces you to SharePoint and then to leads you through a number of the more advanced features of SharePoint including design and development concepts as well as the administrative features of SharePoint. It will start off by introducing the concepts behind SharePoint and move into the architectural structure of SharePoint.

This will then be backed up by covering the building blocks of SharePoint, i.e. lists in their many guises such as document libraries. The concepts behind SharePoint customisation will be discussed at all points during the course and we can also highlight the differences from SharePoint 2007 or 2010 if required.


  • Logical Architecture
  • Physical Architecture
  • Role of SQL Server
  • Web Application
  • Site Templates
  • Server Administration
  • Site Administration
  • Server Backup
  • Email Integration
  • Defining SharePoint Governance
  • Working with Information Architecture
  • Implementing Site Hierarchies
  • Creating a Site Structure
  • Defining SharePoint Apps
  • Customising Lists and Libraries
  • Explaining Views on Lists and Libraries
  • Creating Views on Lists and Libraries
  • Modifying Navigation
  • Defining Site Columns
  • Defining Content Types
  • Implementing a Taxonomy
  • Configuring the Content Organiser
  • Using Templates to Promote Consistency
  • Explaining Permissions and Security in SharePoint
  • Creating SharePoint Groups
  • Managing Permissions within SharePoint
  • Sharing versus Traditional Security
  • Editing a Page
  • Using Publishing pages
  • Working with Web Parts and App Parts
  • Targeting Audiences with Content
  • Creating External Content Types
  • Setting up an eDiscovery Centre
  • Records Management options
  • Enabling Web Content Management
  • Managing the Structure of Web Content
  • Navigating a Site Using Managed Metadata
  • Introduction to workflows.
  • Workflows available
  • Designing workflows.
  • Configuring Social Features in SharePoint
  • Creating a Community Site
  • Exploring the Search Features of SharePoint
  • Configuring the Search Settings
  • Reviewing Governance for Site Administration
  • Discussing the Execution of Governance
  • Exploring Settings for Site Collection Administrators
  • Exploring Settings for Site Administrators
Dates and Prices

There are currently no public dates for this course. This course can be run as a private course either at one of our training centers or at your offices. To get pricing for this use our quote wizard to generate a customised quote or call us on 0118 324 3000 to discuss your requirements.

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  • Noel was an excellent tutor. He did check all of the group was able to keep up and if there were any problems or questions of the attendants, he was always willing to help.

    Marianne Seager-Wincanton
  • This was a really good training, nicely paced, very useful and well presented. Thank you, Stuart!

    Joris Latinne-Oracle