SIMS Training Courses
Schools SIMS Training Courses and Consultancy are provided by the Harrow SIMS Team and available for all Schools Administrative staff, Teachers, Governors and Management.
SIMS Courses are available for members, by accessing the members Training area and selecting the booking online button. If you are a non member and would like information or would like to attend a course, please contact the Harrow Training Team using the contact button opposite.
SIMS CoursesSIMS Pupil Census Autumn Overview
Recent changes to the Autumn School Census, Create a new return-How to edit individual panels, Correct any validation errors by editing information in pupil records, Generate detailed reports and Summary of the Census, Upload and edit a Census file on the COLLECT (DfE) website
Hands on Training Two Half Days, Customise your Home Page, Lookup pupil information, Use the Quick letter facility, Add and edit pupil details and their contacts, Import/export CTFs, Deal with Leavers and re-admit pupils, Record achievement and behaviour incidents and exclusions, Create User Defined Fields and Lookups, Create User Defined Groups, Use Housekeeping and Bulk Update areas
This course assumes no previous knowledge of SIMS Discover, however knowledge of SIMS is essential.The Discover interface, The Discover Configuration utility, Creating and filtering pre-defined Discover graphs, Creating Venn diagrams
How to create new reports and edit existing ones, Produce lists of information, Use preview filtering and sorting effectively, Re-use and modify reports, Choose an appropriate output format, Design Basic reports.
The School Workforce Census is an electronic collection of data about teachers and support staff which is submitted to the DFE. Overview of the Census return in SIMS .net, Changes to the data required for the Return, Method of Return and Deadlines, Questions and Queries on what, or who, should be included, Known issues?