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Skype For Business

About SquareOne

SquareOne is among the UK's leading providers of IT training to businesses of all shapes and sizes. Our company pledge is to deliver inspiring, motivational and cost effective training which brings about tangible improvements in productivity. Through our training solutions, individuals are able to gain lifelong skills and realise their full potential whilst clients achieve their corporate goals.

Course Objectives

Skype for Business (formerly Lync) is an enterprise-level communications platform which offers instant messaging, video calling, and contact and meeting management and allows businesses to transform the way they work and collaborate. Skype for Business improves upon Lync capabilities by seamlessly integrating with Office 365 and enabling businesses to better communicate and share content, both internally and externally and this course will show you the core features of the software.

Who should attend?

This course is for users who would like to gain an understanding of Skype for Business and how it can me used within their organisation.


Delegates should have a good level of PC and windows skills, and a basic knowledge of MS Office. No existing knowledge of Skype for Business is required

Training Locations

Our open classroom courses are held in Merseyside where we have state of the art training facilities. We also provide in-house training solutions at any office location in the UK or Europe. We frequently deliver training in Liverpool, Wirral, Blackpool, Manchester, London, Chester, Warrington, Leeds, Cardiff, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Bristol, Sheffield, Glasgow, Leatherhead, Aberdeen and Ireland.

Closed courses can also be delivered in European countries such as Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Greece, France, Finland, Hungary, Italy, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland and off shore.... Either in English or local languages

Software Versions

We offer training solutions for all versions of Skype for Business or Lync.

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Course Duration

½ Day

This course can be organised as two half day sessions or offered as a seminar.

Our course timings are 09:30 - 12:30 and 1:30 - 16:30.


  • What is Skype for Business

Instant Messaging

  • Setting your status
  • Adding contacts and building your contact list
  • Personalising your contact information
  • Sending and receiving messages

Video Conferencing

  • Set up your audio and video devices
  • Make a video call
  • Answer a video call
  • Invite other people to the conversation
  • Use the call controls

Skype for Business Meetings

  • Schedule and online meeting
  • Set meeting options
  • Share a document or spreadsheet
  • Share and deliver a PowerPoint presentation
  • Create a whiteboard
  • Share an attachment
  • Conduct a Poll
  • Use the delegate control features to allow others to edit your work

Telephone Calls

  • Make a call
  • Receive a call
  • Call options


Looking for in-house training that can be customised to you/your businesses exact needs? Contact us below for one of our team to contact you.

Upcoming Courses

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