Training

The Enterprise Training Group (ETG) is a part of the Center for Information Technology Services (CITS).

The training group designs and delivers training — live and/or online — on campuswide business applications; authors instructional materials and user aids; facilitates user groups; provides access to training resources for IT staff and others; and works with CITS enterprise application development teams.

Classes are open only to staff, faculty, and students of the University of Maryland, Baltimore.

Current Classes

The CITS Enterprise Systems Training Enrollment Database enables you to self-register for more than 20 live, instructor-led training sessions on various aspects of administrative systems you might need or want to use as part of your job. Enroll in your desired class directly at the ETG Training Enrollment site.

 

Other Training Opportunities

SystemNarrative/Information
Kuali Coeus
Training for UMB's solution that supports the research community's needs to electronically create and route proposals for sponsored research project awards to external sponsors, and to submit proposals for federal funding to Grants.gov. For more information, please visit the Kuali Coeus Training page.
Collaborate
Blackboard Collaborate is a comprehensive online learning platform that combines audio, video, and web conferencing. At UMB, Blackboard Collaborate is used by faculty for delivering online curriculum, by students participating in online courses, and by other members of the campus community for hosting and participating in online web conferencing and meetings.
  • If you are new to Collaborate and need assistance obtaining an account/access, logging in, etc., please see the Collaborate website.
  • If you need to learn how to use Collaborate, the website has a lot of online training videos and documentation to help you get up to speed.
eUM HRMS
Training eUM HRMS is provided by the Payroll Group within Financial Services. For more information about eUM HRMS training, please visit the eUM HRMS Training page.
eUM Financials
Training for eUM Financials is offered by the Budget and Finance Department. For more information, please visit the eUM Training Information page.
SIMS
Student Information Management System (SIMS). For more information about SIMS training, please visit the SIMS information page.
Vibe

Novell Vibe, implemented on the UMB campus as UMVibe, provides extensive functionality to enable faculty and staff to work in teams without the necessity of being geographically co-located, in a secure environment where data is tracked and protected. The UMVibe Training page provides access to documentation, self-paced tutorials, short demo videos, and other support resources. 

Vibe works best with Firefox, Safari, and Chrome browsers.

Desktop Applications/System Administration Training
Need to learn how to create Pivot Tables in Microsoft Excel? Want to learn how to create a Table of Authorities in Microsoft Word? Would you like to prepare for Cisco/Microsoft Certification exams? If you are a faculty or staff member at UMB, you have access to thousands of online courses on technology applications/subjects. For more information, please visit the eLearning@UM page.
Voice mail
  • Online User Reference Guide 
  • Setup of new mailboxes and caller's menus
  • Changes to existing accounts
  • Local Access — 410-706-8000
  • Out-of-Area Access — 1-800-332-UMAB (8622)

For assistance or information about training, call 410-706-4328

One-on-One Consultation

Certain individualized training can be provided based on expertise and availability of staff. Email your request to the Enterprise Training Group.