Training

Recorded sessions

The COVID-19 crisis brings ongoing challenges to our entire organization. Many of the UCSF IT Web Services team members are now directed to COVID-19-related IT communications.

Some of our live and in-person training sessions are suspended until we are no longer sheltering in place. But we recorded the latest sessions of the following to make them available on-demand, 24/7 for your reference:

  • Monthly UCSF Siteimprove Accessibility Kick-off Meeting
  • Semimonthly UCSF Site Builder Training - Drupal Introduction and Quick Start Lab Session

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UCSF Siteimprove Accessibility Kick-off Meeting (Pre-recorded)

The UCSF Siteimprove Accessibility Kick-off Meeting is a 1-hour informational session to introduce you to this tool called Siteimprove. Learn more about what Siteimprove's accessibility module can do for you and your websites. Get an introduction to various modules available such as QA, SEO and Analytics with an emphasis on the Accessibility module and the training academy.

Audience: Anyone who posts material on UCSF websites or buys software and web apps or electronic devices.Managers of websites editors and site admins that oversee a team of content editors or those in purchasing roles are encouraged to attend.

Important Time Stamps

  • 26:50 provisioning your Siteimprove account - detailed explanation (approximately 3 min.)
  • 29:43 demo of a user provisioning their Siteimprove account (approximately 10 min.)
  • 40:07 demo of a provisioned user immediately accessing the Help Center and Training Academy (approximately 2 min.)

UCSF Site Builder Training - Drupal Introduction and Quick Start Lab Session(Pre-recorded)

The UCSF Site Builder Training - Drupal Introduction and Quick Start Lab Session is a 2-hour introduction to the UCSF Drupal (version 7) Template intended for those creating a new site with an empty Site Builder template that contains no existing content. Learn to use the site wizard, get an introduction to adding images, Starting Points, creating pages, managing the navigation menu, Blocks (Page Layout), and the People starting point.

Our intent is to resume live and in-person sessions when the situation allows. Please refer to these recorded sessions to support your on-demand training needs.

Support and training

Check out our Events page for a continuing/active training sessions. 

We continue to offer the support options listed on our Help page, and here:

  1. General questions: For general questions on how to use Site Builder, please visit our FAQs, or post your question to the Drupal group on Chatter.
  2. Consulting services: If you need help to create or improve your site, please consider our consulting services. Please note: Our consulting pipeline is full until late spring 2020, but we welcome you to submit an inquiry via our contact form (requires MyAccess login)  to start the conversation and assess your project.
  3. Website help: Please submit an IT ticket for feature requests or support. Click on "Report something that just isn't working right"; then select "UCSF Drupal Hosted Website" for type of help. Remember to include your website URL. These tickets are routed directly to the Web Services group in IT.
  4. Siteimprove Training Academy: