Online Class: Slack

Learn to use Slack Office Communication Software in this easy to understand online course.

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Course Description

Mastering Slack: Elevating Remote Communication in the Digital Age

In today's digital age, with the dynamic shift towards remote working and telecommuting, effective and efficient communication has never been more crucial. While emails and voice calls have traditionally bridged distances, Slack has emerged as the game-changer, revolutionizing team interactions. It's not just about quick exchanges; it's about building a cohesive, agile, and responsive workspace that thrives on clarity and productivity.

Enter our comprehensive course – a meticulous guide to harnessing Slack's full potential. Beginning with the fundamentals of establishing a server, we'll illuminate the path to optimizing its utility for diverse team needs. As administrators wield the power to shape the Slack environment, we delve deep into settings and configurations that can enhance the user experience.

Channels, the lifeblood of Slack, are more than just chat rooms. They're strategic arenas where focused discussions unfold, and project-specific dialogues take shape. By mastering the art of creating and managing channels, you can empower teams to communicate seamlessly, ensuring crucial insights aren't lost in the chatter but are organized and retrievable.

Beyond general interactions, the course emphasizes personalizing communication. Discover the myriad formatting tools at your disposal – from bolding, italicizing, employing strikethroughs to crafting messages as code blocks. Dive into the world of direct messaging, a feature enabling private one-on-one conversations, ensuring confidentiality when needed.

As we venture further, we'll touch upon the potent search capabilities Slack offers, ensuring no message is ever truly lost. And for administrators aspiring to tailor the platform for enhanced user engagement, we'll explore advanced settings, configurations, and the goldmine of insights provided by analytics.

Whether you're an aspiring Slack administrator or a user keen on leveraging the platform to its fullest, this course promises to be an enlightening journey. Equip yourself with the knowledge and skills to navigate the Slack ecosystem with confidence, fostering a culture of effective communication and heightened productivity. Welcome to the future of workplace communication!

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  • 6 Months to Complete
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  • PC & Mac Compatible
  • Android & iOS Friendly
  • Accredited CEUs
Universal Class is an IACET Accredited Provider

Course Lessons

Average Lesson Rating:
4.6 / 5 Stars (Average Rating)
"Extraordinarily Helpful"
(158 votes)

Lesson 1: Introduction to Slack

Introduction to Slack Additional lesson topics: Download Slack for Mac; Download Slack for Windows; Introduction to Slack 12 Total Points
  • Lesson 1 Video
  • Lesson discussions: Reasons for Taking this Course
  • Complete Assignment: Motives for Taking this Course
  • Assessment: Lesson 1 Exam

Lesson 2: How to Get Started with Slack

How to Get Started with Slack Additional lesson topics: Help Getting Started 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 2 Video
  • Assessment: Lesson 2 Exam

Lesson 3: Working with Channels

Working with Channels Additional lesson topics: How to use Slack channels to organize your work life; What is a channel? 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 3 Video
  • Assessment: Lesson 3 Exam

Lesson 4: Direct-Private Messaging

Direct-Private Messaging Additional lesson topics: How to Direct Message on Slack on PC or Mac; Slack Tip: Create a Group Chat on the Fly; Send direct messages 9 Total Points
  • Lesson 4 Video
  • Assessment: Lesson 4 Exam

Lesson 5: Linking Calendars with Slack

Linking Calendars with Slack Additional lesson topics: Sync your Slack status with your calendar; How Do You Connect Your Calendar with Slack? 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 5 Video
  • Assessment: Lesson 5 Exam

Lesson 6: Sharing and Uploading Files

Sharing and Uploading Files Additional lesson topics: How to Upload a File on Slack on PC or Mac; How to Upload a File on Slack on Android; Upload and Share files in slack 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 6 Video
  • Assessment: Lesson 6 Exam

Lesson 7: Using Slack Commands

Using Slack Commands Additional lesson topics: A style guide for slash commands; Tutorials tagged with Slash commands; Use built-in slash commands 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 7 Video
  • Assessment: Lesson 7 Exam

Lesson 8: Searching Messages

Searching Messages Additional lesson topics: How to Search on Slack; Next-level searching in Slack; Search in slack 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 8 Video
  • Assessment: Lesson 8 Exam

Lesson 9: Basic Text Formatting and Reactions

Basic Text Formatting and Reactions Additional lesson topics: 25 Handy Slack Hacks Everyone Should Know; Slack Text Formats: Bold, Quote, Strikethrough + More! 9 Total Points
  • Lesson 9 Video
  • Assessment: Lesson 9 Exam

Lesson 10: Administration and Analytics

Administration and Analytics Additional lesson topics: Permissions on a Slack workspace; Owners and Administrators; View your Slack analytics dashboard 68 Total Points
  • Lesson 10 Video
  • Lesson discussions: End of Course Poll; Course Comments; Program Evaluation Follow-up Survey (End of Course)
  • Assessment: Lesson 10 Exam
  • Assessment: The Final Exam
Total Course Points

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Course Title: Slack
Course Number: 9770588
Lessons Rating: 4.6 / 5 Stars (158 votes)
Languages: English - United States, Canada and other English speaking countries
Availability: This course is online and available in all 50 states including: California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Texas, and Washington.
Last Updated: November 2023
Course Type: Self-Paced, Online Class
CEU Value: 0.4 IACET CEUs (Continuing Education Units)
CE Accreditation: Universal Class, Inc. has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).
Grading Policy: Earn a final grade of 70% or higher to receive an online/downloadable CEU Certification documenting CEUs earned.
Assessment Method: Lesson assignments and review exams
Syllabus: View Syllabus
Course Fee: $120.00 U.S. dollars

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