Collaborating with Microsoft Teams

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Elevate your team's ability to communicate and make decisions collaboratively with Microsoft's shared workspace software.

Microsoft (MS) Teams is fast becoming one of the most used products in the Microsoft Office Suite. It offers key collaboration features such as chat, file sharing, meetings, phone calls and co-authoring. With so many rich features, it is easy to miss elements that would bring your teamwork to new heights.
In this interactive session, participants will be guided through the use of key software tools and features in a step-by-step fashion. Topics include: launching, organizing and navigating your MS Teams space, exploring communication and meetings functions, and customizing the settings of your space. Through practice and application, participants will feel confident in their ability to get their team started on MS Teams and execute intermediate MS Teams tools.

Key Learning Outcomes

  • Introductory and intermediate MS Teams tools.
  • Organize collaborative channels and files including co-authoring content.
  • Optimize meetings for collaboration.
  • Customize MS Teams environment.

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This course qualifies as credits toward the International Association of Business Communicators' (IABC) professional certifications.

When applying to sit for either the exam for Communications Management Professional (CMP)(R) or Strategic Communication Management Professional (SCMP)(R) or to apply for recertification, Gardiner Centre courses can be an integral part of your application package.

To learn more about this global standard certification, visit: To inquire about sitting for a certification exam, contact the local IABC NL chapter at, or visit:

Continuing Education Contact Hours: 7

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