The University of Bolton is a member of the Microsoft IT Academy Program. One of the many benefits of The Microsoft IT Academy Program is an online eLearning training resource available free to staff which is produced and accredited by Microsoft.

Courses are offered in most Microsoft Office products including:

  • Word
  • PowerPoint
  • Excel
  • Publisher
  • Outlook
  • Project 
  • Visio  

Courses are grouped into Collections. A Collection may have between 3 and 12 Courses. Each Course takes approximately 1 hour to complete.

Further information is available:

On the Staff Development section on the University of Bolton Staff Development web pages
Search for ‘IT Academy’ in Moodle
See our entry in the All Staff Bulletin
by contacting us at