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Software Training Software Training

What it is

Software Training for Students (STS) offers free technology training to registered UW-Madison students. STS teaches over 450 scheduled courses per year. Courses range from Microsoft Office to Adobe Creative Suite to scripting languages.

Additionally, STS offers one-on-one instruction and help through Ask-a-Trainer, and online software tutorial videos on a wide range of topics.

Educational Uses

STS strives to offer training that is linked to degree-credit course work or future job placement and helps students stay current with technology as it emerges.

Online Software Training

STS offers access to self-paced, online training in a wide variety of software packages (through Lynda.com), as well as the training manuals used in STS classes.

Getting Started

In order to attend STS classes, all students must register online. For more information about Software Training for Students, visit sts.doit.wisc.edu.