Already using Google Apps?
If you are already using Google Apps, our training programmes will enable you to get more from your investment with improved productivity, staff motivation and levels of adoption.
If you are ‘Going Google’ you’ve made a great decision and a supporting training programme will help to ensure a successful migration and change for the business. Staff and executives will be productive immediately and keen to embrace the opportunity for improved communication and collaboration.
We offer a range of training services for Google Apps for Work, aimed at all budgets. Our Google Apps training services include onsite training, deskside coaching, webinars and classroom training in Leeds and Birmingham.
Refractiv has taken our team from complete Google novices to a confident bunch that use the technology as a platform to share information and to take decisions.
We provide comprehensive and flexible training programmes for Google Apps users at all levels.
Whether you are are new to Google Apps or have used it for some time, our training services can help you to realise the full benefits of ‘Going Google’.
We work with you to understand your training requirements, assess options and tailor a programme of training to meet your objectives, timescales and budgets.
Training needs analysis
Wherever possible we talk with you in detail to firm up your requirements and then recommend a suitable training programme. If necessary we can conduct a detailed Training Needs Analysis.
Google Apps User Training
Our Google Apps for Work training sessions utilise a mix of hands-on exercises, explanation of theory and methods to teach and guide new and inexperienced users of Google Apps. Classes cover the range of Apps (Email, Calendar, Drive, Docs etc.) and collaborative features and methods. This training provides an effective transition from legacy systems such as Microsoft Outlook and Office, enabling users to embrace and gain the benefits of the transition to Cloud Computing.
Training sessions can be run in a face to face classroom environment or delivered virtually by our instructors.
Google Apps Advanced User
Our advanced classes help users go deeper and extend their knowledge of the Google Apps products. Attendees are training options introduced to the more advanced features of Google Apps and courses can be tailored to the specific needs of staff and organisations.
Google Administrator Training
Admin training is designed to help experienced IT staff adapt to the new environment of Google Apps. Courses provide an introduction to the Google Apps Admin panel and Third Party admin tools (optional). We also utilise workshop-based modules to facilitate question and answer sessions and discussion about real-life procedures and processes and as well as best practices.
We offer one-to-one coaching sessions suited to executive level staff, delivered by one of our more experienced Google Apps consultants/trainers. These sessions enable learning at the trainee’s own pace and covering the topics and tools they require and select. Optionally these sessions may include a PA or team member where appropriate to encourage consistency and understanding for collaborative working.
Blending a consultative approach with training modules these workshop sessions are designed to enable teams of staff to adapt and adopt business processes and workflows in order to gain the benefits of collaboration and cloud computing. Workshops can be prepared in advance and teach specific skills and methods to a group, or can be used to facilitate discussion and investigation of options to improve team activities and processes.
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Whether you’re new to or are already pretty immersed, our training solutions are tailored to meet your needs and budgets.Get in touch for your tailored training solution
Two years ago Orchard….with the support of Refractiv, a leading UK Google for Work Partner, moved to Google Apps for Work. The two companies worked closely together to develop a highly tailored and comprehensive programme of training to ensure a smooth transition and highly successful adoption of Google Apps.