Preparing for a New Year - Secondary

About this SIMS course
The Course has 3 Modules and individual modules can be booked at £55 each or all 3 at a discounted price of £105.

SBS has created a remotely delivered training course called SIMS Preparing for the new year to help provide staff with the skills to create and prepare the new Academic Year in SIMS

Target audience

Staff with responsibility for preparing SIMS for the new school year.


By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • create a new academic year and set up the school diary
  • record changes to teaching staff
  • make pastoral structure adjustments including creating new class group
  • undertake pastoral promotion routines to update year group and class group memberships for the new school year and print class lists
  • create new intake groups and pre-admission groups including the import of data from the LA ATF and CTFs
  • process leavers
  • perform general housekeeping routines
  • producing required reports

Should you require any further information please talk to us on 0345 222 1551 - Option 3
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