Category: Training

BUMC IT offers Qualtrics training

February 11th, 2013 in Event, New Service, News, Training

BUMC Information Technology is excited to offer instructor lead training for Qualtrics Online Survey Software.

BUMC staff and faculty can choose from class at 2-3pm or 3:15-4:15pm, Wednesday February 13th.  Training will take place in L213 at the School of Medicine, 72 E. Concord St.

Qualtrics Survey Software is a new BUMC service that enables BUMC staff and faculty to create custom web-based surveys for data collection and analysis to support teaching and research at BU. If you would like to learn more about Qualtrics, choose from one of the two intro sessions. The course will be taught by a Qualtrics instructor.

Please reserve your spot by clicking the following link:

If you have any questions feel free to contact the BUMC IT Service Desk at 617-638-5914.

Tutorials for Faculty and Staff in BUworks, Blackboard Learn, WordPress and Outlook

October 18th, 2012 in News, Training

Don’t miss our upcoming tutorials in BUworks (SAP), Blackboard Learn, WordPress and Outlook! View the schedule and register.

Get Technology Training

September 2nd, 2012 in Tips, Training

Check out to view course descriptions and register for classroom tutorials. Some notable course options include training for Outlook 2010, Blackboard and Scientific Visualization software.

Online Training Renewed

August 4th, 2011 in News, Training

BUMC IT is happy to announce that we have renewed our ElementK licenses for another year!  ElementK offers online training available at any time from any computer with an internet connection.  It is a provided as a benefit to BU employees at the Medical Campus at no cost to you or your department.  You can use it as a reference to quickly learn something you need to do or you can use it to learn a new application. Click here for directions and to sign up today.

New Training Benefit for Medical Campus Employees

July 1st, 2003 in Other, Training

The following announcement is issued on behalf of:

William J. Gasper, Associate Vice President for Business Affairs, Boston University Medical Campus

We are pleased to announce that our training initiative for Boston University Medical Campus employees has been enhanced. Effective July 1, 2003, each Boston University Medical Campus employee will be issued an account to Element K, a leading partner in web based training that enables access to a multitude of training programs. These accounts are centrally funded by the Office of Financial & Business Affairs and are supported and managed by the Office of Information Technology. An ‘Office Productivity and Design Media’ account, available to each employee, provides access to courses over the web anytime from anywhere for computer applications such as Word, Excel, Outlook, HTML, Photoshop and Adobe.

In addition, during the next several months, the Office of Financial & Business Affairs, Office of Information Technology and other administrative groups will be developing course content specifically designed for the Boston University Medical Campus community. On or around July 1, you will receive an email from the Office of Information Technology with your Element K course enrollment key and instructions. This is a major benefit for Medical Campus employees and we encourage you to sign up and start taking courses. For more details, contact the BUMC Service Desk at or (617) 638-5914.

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