SIMS Nova Timetabling - 3 Full Day Course

About this SIMS course
This course is delivered using our Virtual training environment. This is an interactive course.

This course covers using Nova-T in the production of the school timetable and explores the process from populating the module with core data (rooms, staff, and subjects) to submitting the completed timetable to SIMS.

This course is delivered over 3 full days,  9.30am - 4.30pm and will be delivered remotely via Microsoft Teams. 

Target audience

Staff with responsibility for creating and managing the school timetable. 


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

    • Enter and edit basic timetable data, including the cycle, teachers, rooms and subjects
    • Create, modify and cost a curriculum plan
    • Attach resources including teachers, rooms and facilities to classes
    • Deal with Part-time staff
    • Run feasibility checks on the structure

    • Schedule blocks and classes both manually and automatically
    • Modify certain parameters as found in the tools menu
    • Generate a range of reports
    • Edit and print the evolving timetable

      Knowledge required

      Some prior knowledge of timetable principles is encouraged. Prior knowledge of Nova is not

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