Course 50608-A: SharePoint 2010 for the iWorker - The Necessary Basics

In this 2 day instructor-led course, the students will learn to perform basic to advanced functions as an end user with SharePoint 2010 sites. This can be taught on-site or at a training company. This 2 day course can be combined with the Site Owner course to provide 5 days for the students.

Audience profile

The primary audience for this course is individuals who want to become more proficient with the use of SharePoint 2010 in the workplace. This course covers the basics for those who have never seen SharePoint or need to learn how to use it properly. This is a non-technical course for iWorkers.

Job role: Developer

Skills gained

  • Confidently interact with SharePoint sites as contributors/end users
  • Understand the purpose of each SharePoint element
  • Understand how to collaborate effectively


Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Experience using a web browser
  • Some Office 2007/2010 experience or exposure

Course outline

Module 1: Introduction to SharePoint 2010 as an End User

The students will be introduced to what SharePoint 2010 is and what it can do for the end user (employees) and for business (employers).


  • What is SharePoint?
  • The SharePoint Players (roles of various people)
  • Focus on the End User Expectations
  • Complete walkthrough of a SharePoint site

Lab : Explore a SharePoint 2010 site

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe what SharePoint 2010 is and what it looks like.
  • Understand how to interact with the various parts of the site
  • Proceed with interaction on their own...