UK Training

Our Courses 

Metataxis runs standard training courses in a number of areas of information management and information architecture. Please note that due to the ongoing restrictions relating to Covid 19 all dates are provisional. If courses are unable to be offered in person due to restrictions, online versions will be put in place instead. 

Courses offered in 2021 are:

Introduction to  SharePoint, Teams, and Office 365
GDPR Governance: from policy to practice
Records Management using SharePoint
Introduction to Information Architecture

Metataxis is a training partner to the Information and Records Management Society (IRMS). IRMS members are eligible to training discounts.

How to manage your information effectively in SharePoint, Teams, and Office 365

Duration: One day
London/Online: 10 March 2021,  10 September 2021
Cost: £500 per person

Manage your information effectively in SharePoint, Teams, and Office 365. In this course you will learn about:

  • The capabilities of SharePoint, Teams, OneDrive and the wider range of other Office 365 applications
  • Setting up an Office 365 environment to meet your requirements and ensure effective ongoing management
  • Creating an information architecture in SharePoint, Teams, and Office 365
  •  Effective governance of Office 365

GDPR Governance: from policy to practice

Duration: One day
London/Online: 13 March 2021, 13 September 2021
Cost: £500 per person

Learn the steps you need to take to ensure that you have the policies, procedures and tools you need to fulfil GDPR requirements and make good data protection a natural part of daily practice. This course will cover:

  • What key areas your business must address to meet GDPR requirements
  • How to evidence data protection controls
  • How to map and document personal data processing flows
  • How to integrate data protection requirements into current processes
  • Setting up governance mechanisms to keep data protection up to date

Records Management in Office 365

Duration: One day
London/Online: 19 March 2021, 14 September 2021
Cost: £500 per person

Discover how to effectively manage your records in an Office 365 environment. This course covers Office 365 functionality and example use cases to help you decide the best fit to implement records management policies in your organisation.  This course covers the following:

  • What areas of Office 365 you can records manage
  • Content type, file plan and labels models of records management
  • Roles and governance
  • Managing permissions and access
  • Creating an information architecture in Office 365

Introduction to Information Architecture

  • Duration: One day
  • London/Online: 22 March 2021,  15 September 2021
  • Cost: £500 per person

Learn how an Information Architecture can help you to better re-use, access, manage and get the value of your information. This course will cover:

  • Managing your metadata using schemas and frameworks
  • The role of controlled vocabularies and thesauri
  • How taxonomies support management and findability
  • What are ontologies and how do they support browsing.

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Bespoke Courses

Metataxis also deliver bespoke training courses for our clients. This allows courses to be customised to your organisation’s needs. Bespoke courses can be delivered either in-house or at a dedicated location of your choice and can be an economic and effective way to train a group of staff.

Office 365 courses:

  • Collaboration in Office 365
  • Information Architecture for Office 365
  • Records Management using Office 365

Information Management courses

  • Creating an Information Inventory
  • Creating an Information Strategy
  • Essentials of Content Migration
  • Information and Records Management Maturity
  • Information Risk Management

Information Architecture

  • Information Architecture Fundamentals
  • Enterprise Information Architecture
  • Ontology Development