Office 365 Online Getting Started with Teams

1 Hour


Delivery Method
Virtual Instructor Led

Educate 360 Pro from New Horizons

This class is part of a 12‑month Educate 360 Pro Subscription

Course Overview

In this course, students will get an introduction to Teams: a chat-based workspace that keeps a team’s important communication and files in one place. It features threaded chats to help everyone converse and collaborate more effectively.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to create new teams, tabs, and connectors. They will be able to work with conversations, channels, files, and meetings.

Who Should Attend?

This course is for Office 365 users who would are looking for a more collaborative and conversational way of working with documents and other team members.

Educate 360 Pro is a 12-month subscription that provides unlimited access to full-day or short-duration live classes, on-demand video courses, class recordings, and quick reference cards. New Horizons offers more learning solutions for Microsoft Office than any other training provider and they are all included in your Educate 360 Pro subscription.

  • Unlimited enrollments into over 90 full-day and short-duration live training classes
  • Over 750 hours of on-demand video based content
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  • Access to class recordings so you never have to worry about missing a scheduled class

Our Educate 360 Pro subscription is built to fit in and around your schedule. It will change the way you think about training.

  • Ask questions and get immediate answers during our full-day and short-duration live classes
  • Learn how to perform specific tasks instead of wasting time learning things you already know
  • Collaborate with fellow students and gain insight into new ways to solve problems
  • View on-demand courses with instructors that never leave your screen
  • Utilize course assessments to validate new skills
  • Take full day training classes on your schedule by accessing our class recordings
  • Revisit a prior class to further enhance your skills

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Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.


1 - Lessons

  • Getting started with Teams - Learn how to access Teams via the App Launcher and the desktop.
  • Overview of Teams - Learn how to create a new team, add users, and manage the team.
  • Working with Conversations - Learn how to start conversations, reply to conversations, and add files and emojis to them.
  • Overview of Channels - Learn how to create channels and add favorites.
  • Working with Files - Learn how to share files and create new documents.
  • Searching in Teams - Learn to use the search bar to find messages and users, or issue commands.
  • Working with Meetings - Learn how to start and schedule team meetings, share content, record meetings, and blur the background.
  • Adding a Tab - Learn how to add tabs to keep files, notes, and apps at the top of the channel.
  • Adding a Connector - Learn how to add a connector to allow the team to access content and updates from Twitter, Bing News, Trello, and GitHub.

Upcoming Class Dates and Times

Jul 1
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Jul 31
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Aug 28
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Oct 28
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Nov 25
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM