2017-2018 Communications Toolkit Training Series


The Communications Toolkit Training Series focuses on hands-on, useful training that will help improve your communications and within the University family. Trainings are held every third Thursday of the month and as a series of lunch and learns and webinars. Download the Communications Toolkit Training Series Flyer.

Every Third Thursday Training

Every Third Thursday Training, (ETT Training) is a monthly small-group training that takes place in the offices of University Relations and Creative Services in Wingo 113. We focus on hands-on, solution-based training where you can get feedback and learn about resources and best practices. The sessions are broken up in hour sessions. You can attend one or many on the training date.
Register here.

Dates: May 17, June 21

ETT Training Topic Schedule

9-10 am – WordPress
10-11 am – WordPress Forms
11 am – 12 – Social Media
12-1 pm – BEARSHARE Brand Portal & Template Editor
1- 2 pm – Branding and Graphics
2 – 3 pm – Copyediting
3 – 4pm – Photography

Lunch and learn training

Lunch and Learn Trainings are specialized trainings that go in-depth in topics with a question and answer session. These training sessions are small-group sessions taught by University staff and industry professionals. Trainings take place in Wingo 210, from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. Seating limited. Register here.

Lunch and Learn Topic Schedule
Oct 2 – Basics of Public Relations
Dec 1 – Marketing Your Event
Feb 2 – Mail School
April 6 – Paper School

Webinar Training

Webinar trainings are designed for those who want to attend trainings from the convenience of their office. These trainings use the Google Hangout platform so attendees can see the presentation, participate by asking questions, or watch the recording on their own time. Trainings take place from 11 am – 12 noon. Register here.

Webinar Topic Schedule
Sept 4 – Digital Asset Management Introduction
Nov 3 – WordPress
Jan 9 – WordPress Forms
March 2 – Copyediting
May 11 – Design, Identity, and Graphics

Training On-Demand

Whether you simply can’t make it to any of the listed trainings, need your entire office trained at once, or want one-on-one training for any of our training topics, we can schedule a training that will help. We do one-on-one trainings and office-wide trainings on-site. Email branding@uca.edu for more information or to schedule your training.