Training

Welcome to SBS Training

 

Our team of specialists focus on offering the right tools and advice, and ensure the very best training resources to benefit our schools.

Showing of 36 courses

Arbor
Arbor Basics

4 hrs

Foundation

Arbor Basics is the ideal beginners course for finding your way around the system and performing frequent tasks.
Finance
RM Finance Housekeeping

1 hr

Foundation

SBS has created a remotely delivered training course to provide RM Finance users the necessary skills to undertake a general housekeeping of their finance system.
Finance
Shaping the Future for your Academy

1.5 hr

Foundation

This session will ensure that your academy or MAT is prepared for opportunities and challenges ahead.
Finance
Shaping the Future for your Maintained School

1 hr

Foundation

The session will focus on ways to ensure that you are getting the most out of your school and the pros and cons of becoming an academy.
ICT
Google Courses

90 Minutes

Foundation

This series of hands-on training sessions explores G Suite in manageable, 90-minute bite-sized sessions
ICT
Office 365

Foundation

SIMS
Power BI Course

3.5 Hour

Foundation

Learn how to use Power BI to analyse attendance and pupil demographics.
SIMS
Preparing for a New Year - Primary

2 Hrs

Foundation

SBS has created a remotely delivered training course to provide skills to prepare SIMS for the new Academic Year.
SIMS
Preparing for a New Year - Secondary

3.5 Hrs

Foundation

SBS has created a remotely delivered training course to provide skills to prepare SIMS for the new Academic Year.
SIMS
Remote Preparing for Summer 2021 Exams Results day & Reporting

3.5 Hrs

Intermediate

SBS has created a remotely delivered training course to provide skills to prepare SIMS for results day and how to report on this.
SIMS
School Workforce Census Webinar

1hr

Foundation

This session will provide the delegates the skills to create and edit the School Workforce Census right through to authorising it.
SIMS
SIMS Assessment Top Tips & Techniques – Primary

Foundation

An overview of the new and existing functionality within SIMS Assessment, Analysis and Discover.
SIMS
SIMS Attendance & Attendance Reporting

1 hour

Foundation

An overview on attendance, detailing the procedures of recording and managing attendance and an overview of attendance reporting
SIMS
SIMS Basics

4 hrs

Foundation

SIMS Basics Webinar is the ideal beginners overview for finding your way around the system and performing frequent tasks.
SIMS
SIMS Basics - Practical Course

4 Hours

Foundation

Developed from the popular SIMS Office User course, SIMS Basics is the ideal beginners course for finding your way around the system and performing frequent tasks.
SIMS
SIMS Basics for NQTs

3 Hrs

Foundation

SBS has created a remotely delivered training course to provide basic skills for NQTs to navigate SIMS.
SIMS
SIMS Behaviour

1 hour

Foundation

A quick guide on best practices on using the behavior management module and how to get the most out of it.
SIMS
SIMS Cover

1 hr

Foundation

An Overview on using the Cover Module to arrange cover, Add supply staff and use reports.
SIMS
SIMS Discover: Standard Analysis

1 hour

Foundation

Learn how to use the analysis tool, SIMS Discover, to analyse your school’s data effectively.
SIMS
SIMS Extended Reporting

Full day

Intermediate

The course is aimed at day to day users of SIMS, those responsible for adding and maintaining data in the database.
SIMS
SIMS Hints & Tips

Half day

Foundation

Discover useful ways of managing school data, best practice housekeeping and understand core functionality in SIMS.
SIMS
SIMS Interventions

1 hour

Foundation

An overview on Interventions which will go through using the Interventions Module and show users the basics of the module.
SIMS
SIMS Labels, Letters & Certificates

2 Hrs

Foundation

These webinars are a great way to learn from the comfort of your own home, without the added expense of travelling to a venue.
SIMS
SIMS Maintaining the Timetable (using Nova T6)

3.5 Hrs

Foundation

Maintaining the timetable to enable a member of the school team to maintain the timetable on a day to day basis.
SIMS
SIMS Managing Results Day

Full day

Intermediate

This course explores all aspects of the examination results process including importing results into the software and analysing them to produce headline analyses on results day.
SIMS
SIMS Nova Timetabling - 3 Full Day Course

Full day

Intermediate

This course covers using Nova T in the production of the school timetable and explores the process from populating modules with core data (rooms, staff and subjects) to submitting the completed timetable to SIMS.
SIMS
SIMS Options Standard (Options 5) & SIMS Options Online

Full day

Foundation

We offer two different courses for SIMS Options – SIMS Options Standard (Options 5) and SIMS Options Online, which are both found in the Focus section of SIMS.
SIMS
SIMS Parent App/SIMS Activities

Full day

Intermediate

SIMS Parent App/SIMS Activities is the perfect course for finding your way around the Parent App and Activities Module.
SIMS
SIMS Personnel Contract

1 hour

Foundation

An overview on Personnel Records, adding and editing contract details, absences and maintaining personnel records.
SIMS
SIMS Pre-Timetabling

3.5 Hrs

Foundation

This course will show how the curriculum plan for a school is constructed.
SIMS
SIMS Remote Timetabling

Foundation

SBS has created a range of remotely delivered timetabling training courses to help you build next year’s timetable or develop your own skills.
SIMS
SIMS SEN & Provision Mapping

1 hour

Foundation

By making use of realistic scenario based training, this course will enable delegates to familiarise themselves with the functionality of SEN within SIMS.
SIMS
SIMS Standard Reporting

90 mins

Foundation

A webinar providing you with the skills to create, run and edit reports.
SIMS
SIMS System Manager - Primary

1 hour

Foundation

This course will provide delegates with an overview of System Manager 7.
SIMS
SIMS System Manager - Secondary

1 hour

Foundation

This course will provide delegates with an overview of System Manager 7.
SIMS
SIMS Understanding Post 16 Funding

2 Hrs

Foundation

This course focuses on understanding how the post 16 census impacts funding in secondary schools with a 6th form.