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Business Colleagues


- 8/9 Sessions Delivered Online Via Guided Trainer

- Training Covers: The role of a Champion, Information Management and Governance, SharePoint, Teams, Microsoft 365 Apps, Power BI, Power Automate and Cyber Essentials

- Support To Grow Your Career or Business

- For Cheshire/Warrington or Liverpool City Region inc Wirral, St Helens etc

- Department For Education Funded

- FREE for self-employed*

- 90% or 70% funded for businesses (subject to business size)*

*Full eligibility below.


Become a 365 Champion

Become a 365 Champion to drive engagement and transformation within your business. This course is perfect for new or everyday users who are looking to learn the essential skills they need to drive meaningful change, and support others into transitioning to Microsoft 365 within a business.

You will begin by learning about cloud fundamentals, including an overview of cloud computing. Following this, you will be introduced to Microsoft 365 and learn how it's solutions improve productivity, facilitate collaboration, and optimise communications.

The course then analyses how security, compliance, privacy, and trust are handled in Microsoft 365.


Our Skills Bootcamps are funded by the Department For Education, for businesses and individuals in the Cheshire/Warrington or Liverpool City Region to help up-skill in vital Digital areas. Training is FREE for self-employed individuals and is 90% or 70% funded for existing business staff, subject to eligibility. 

At a Glance

Funded training for those looking to standout and develop their career.

Business/learner must be based in Cheshire/Warrington or Liverpool City Region and aged 19+.

Covering The role of a Champion, Information Management and Governance, SharePoint, Teams, Microsoft 365 Apps, Power BI, Power Automate and Cyber Essentials.

8/9 sessions, delivered face-to-face over multiple weeks.

Next Dates: TBC (Please register interest)

FREE for self-employed. 90% funded for SME employees, 70% funded for businesses with 250+ staff.

Training Duration: 8 Days

Module 1- What is the role of a Microsoft Champion Cloud Computing

  • What is cloud computing?

  • Cloud models, including public, private, and hybrid.

  • Benefits of using cloud services

  • Benefits of high availability and scalability in the cloud.

  • Benefits of reliability and predictability in the cloud.

  • Benefits of security and governance in the cloud.

  • Benefits of manageability in the cloud.

  • Cloud service types.


Module 2 - What is Microsoft 365?

  • Office 365, Microsoft 365, and Windows 365.

  • Learn how Microsoft 365 empowers workers for hybrid and flexible work.

  • Create a Microsoft 365 trial organisation.

Microsoft 365 Apps

  • Learn how the capabilities of Microsoft 365 can boost productivity.

  • Learn how Microsoft 365 Apps help people craft compelling content in real-time.

  • Learn how the capabilities of the work management tools optimise operations.

  • Understanding Groups in Microsoft 365.


Module 3 - The M365 Productivity Apps

  • To Do, Planner & OneNote.

  • Overview of Project for the Web.

  • Introduction to the Collaborative Apps

  • OneDrive, SharePoint, Teams & Microsoft Viva.

  • Yammer and Yammer communities.

  • Microsoft 365 Collaborative Apps.

Module 4 – Deep Dive of the Collaborative Apps

  • SharePoint, Teams, Information Management & Governance.

  • SharePoint Site creation, security/permissions and intranet overview.

  • Document and Information Management & Governance. 

  • Teams core features and integration with Outlook.

Module 5 – The Power Platform

  • Overview of the Power Platform Power Automate.

  • Power Apps.

  • What is Power BI (overview only). 


Module 6 – Core Essentials of 365 Administration

  • Adding Users and Guests

  • The Admin Centres & Security Compliance.

  • SharePoint, Teams, Power Apps, Power Automate & Power BI.

  • Learn how Viva Insights help people and organisation work smarter and achieve balance.

  • Describe the reports available in the Microsoft 365 admin centre and other admin centres.

  • Learn how to Identify how to track service health through the Microsoft 365 admin centre.

  • Bringing it all Together Planning

  • Creating Groups, SharePoint Sites, Teams, Content, Support Requests, Power Apps & Workflow 

Extra Support

Self-employed learners will receive support to write a business action plan to help grow their business. 

Employed learners will receive support to take on new responsibilities or a new job role within their existing employer.

365 Champion


Whether you are looking to kick-start your career, transform your skillset or develop your workforce, our Skills Bootcamps are here to support you.


To register your interest, please complete our pre-enrolment form below. 

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