Basic Introduction To SharePoint

This course will help you become familiar with the SharePoint environment, browsing and navigating sites through a hands-on experience. You will learn how to access SharePoint using a browser or directly through Microsoft Office. Use SharePoint to collaborate within a team. Organise and manage documents, events, lists and other items. You will also learn how to create sites with both public and private areas, and how to search for information in a portal site.


Basic SharePoint end users.


The aim of this course is to provide you with the knowledge required by an end-user of Microsoft SharePoint.

This course will help you meet the following objectives: understand SharePoint concepts; share information with individuals, departments or teams; create and maintain SharePoint lists and libraries; use various tools to maintain content in a SharePoint site.




Basic Understanding and Overview

  • Working with SharePoint
  • SharePoint Structure
  • Navigating Sites
  • Using the Ribbon
  • Searching for documents or people


  • What is My Site?
  • My Profile
  • Colleague Tracker
  • My Links
  • Introduction
  • Manage Documents
  • Work with Documents
  • Document Properties
  • Wiki Libraries

Document Libraries

  • Creating Lists
  • Using Columns (Metadata)
  • Creating Views
  • Using Personalised Views
  • Check Out/In
  • Document Versioning
  • Alerts


  • Creating Lists
  • Events / Calendar Lists
  • Task Lists
  • Project Tasks Lists
  • Contacts List
  • Sorting items
  • Filtering items
  • Working with Columns


  • Creating Wiki Pages
  • Using wiki links
  • Hyperlinks to other pages
  • Hyperlinks to external web sites
  • Images
  • Using buttons
  • Web part basics


For more information or to book onto our Basic Introduction To SharePoint training course please contact us on 01392 824 022 or email

If there is a SharePoint training course that is not listed on our site, that you are interested in attending then please let us know and we can arrange one to one training onsite with our Trainer.

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