WHO MAY ATTEND CLASSES
The following classes are available to Tennessee judiciary employees such as Tennessee Appellate & Trial Judges and their staff; and to the Administrative Office of the Courts staff.
CD-ROM for Legal Research
Introduction to using Michie's Primary Law (Lexis-Nexis7 CD) for legal research. Searches will be constructed, and navigating through the Table of Contents will be discussed. Searches will be performed on the Tennessee Judicial Decisions and Tennessee Code Annotated folders. Topics will also cover importing the search data into a word processing file.
Class times from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
This introductory course is designed with the new PC user in mind. The "Windows concept" will be discussed including the system elements of the clipboard, multiple document and application windows, ease of operation, and multi-task switching. Users will learn to open, close, and minimize windows, and will learn how to customize their workstations (Windows screen appearance, mouse). Navigation of your system and files are explained. The class will cover what applications perform which kind of tasks, as well as, saving and relocation of documents that were previously created.
Class times are from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
There are two upper-level Word classes available. These classes focus on commonly used features such as Mail Merge, Templates, and Comparing documents. Outlines for these classes are available on request. Prerequisite: Beginning Word or equivalent experience.
PowerPoint is Microsoft Office's presentation software which allows for the creation and display of multimedia presentations. Class participants will learn how to create a presentation, and how to add creative flair to the presentation such as animation of text and slide to slide transitions. In addition printing for handouts and presentation showcase concepts will be addressed.
Class times are from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
To schedule a training class, please contact:
Court Technology Trainer
When a minimum of four participants are interested in attending a particular class, you will be contacted for scheduling.
If, at any time, you realize you are unable to attend a scheduled class, please notify us as soon as possible. Approximately one week before the class, you will receive a final confirmation notification.
Classes will be held in the 5th Floor Training Room of the Nashville City Center, at the AOC. Please obtain prior approval before making overnight accommodations and/or parking arrangements.