Information Technology Services

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Training Offerings

ATS provides up-to-date workshops to the USD community on supported and enterprise software and hardware. We offer a variety of topics which are instructor-lead in addition to having many on-demand and self-paced training options for faculty, staff and students.

New Offerings


Faculty Lunch and Learn Series: February 21 (Collaborate), March 21 (Turnitin), April 25 (Mediasite) and May 9 (Mobile Device Apps)

Student Training in Serra 205 for Blackboard, Excel and Presentation tools. Walk-ins are welcome!

Google topics: GoogleDrive (Docs), Google+  for Faculty, and Google Apps on Your Mobile Device

We continue to offer Turnitin (plagiarism detection), Qualtrics(survey), Respondus (creating test banks), Social Media At-A-Glance (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook).

Training Options for USD Faculty, Staff and Students

Training Calendar for Workshops

View the calendar or sign-up for one of the topics below to get started. These instructor-led workshops taught in a classroom lab of less than 15 participants gives you the chance to learn software and applications hands-on.

Customized Departmental Training

Tell us about your specific departmental or class needs. You handle booking the campus location and we identify and provide a qualified trainer for your chosen training topic. Perfect for groups of eight or more that need a tailored solution.

On-Demand Media Services Training

Just-in-time classroom technology (Video Editing, Doc Camera, Digital Images: Scanning & Camera or Clickers) and (on selected Adobe products) media software training for projects related to academic course needs. Choose from our select list of courses and we will pair you with a training solution to fit your needs. Self-paced Training (2 weeks timeframe)
USD has partnered with to provide on-demand software training to faculty and staff. Lynda training offers nearly 110,000 video tutorials on leading software topics like Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, audio and video editing applications, and many more. To maximize and manage the number of licenses we hold, we ask that you identify the timeframe that you will dedicate and set aside for your learning with

Quick Links

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Cancellation Policy

If you cannot attend a workshop for which you have registered, we do appreciate you taking the time to cancel. Frequently, instructors will prepare hand-outs and cancelling will help save valuable energy and resources.


If you have any questions, please contact IT Training:

Phone: x7400


Featured Self-paced