Division of Information Technology
Division of Information Technology
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Computer Software Training

DoIT offers software application training to students, faculty and staff. To view user guides or training resources, please visit the DoIT Online Resources page.  


For students, faculty and staff

Microsoft IT Academy


Microsoft IT Academy is a great resource for obtaining Microsoft technology training. UNCP has a campus wide license so it is free and available to all UNCP students, faculty and staff.

Microsoft IT Academy provides a convenient and flexible learning environment giving hands-on experience with the latest technology. Hosted online courses provide individualized learning solutions for students and professional development for faculty and staff. Participants proceed at their own convenience and pace without leaving their computer. Participants can go to a section of the course to get the specific information they need or go through the entire course for comprehensive training.

Learn more about IT Academy here.

Courses offered:

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Word 2010
  • Excel 2010
  • PowerPoint 2010
  • Outlook 2010
  • Access 2010
  • Publisher 2010
  • Visio 2010
  • Office 2013
  • Office for Mac 2011
  • Project 2010
  • SharePoint 2010
  • Windows Server 2008
  • and many additional courses

For course enrollment and initial training, use the online Software Training Request form. Contact Wanda Hunt at 910.521.6846 or wanda.hunt@uncp.edu to get more information.


For students

DoIT Tech Tips

Software assistance is provided in the Livermore Library computer lab.  For more information, contact Wanda Hunt at 910.521.6846 or wanda.hunt@uncp.edu.

For faculty and staff

Getting started with Blackboard 9.1: Online tutorials

Group or one-on-one training sessions are available upon request.

Courses offered:

  • IT Academy courses
  • Blackboard
  • Dreamweaver

To request training, please submit a Software Training Request.

For more information, contact Wanda Hunt at 910.521.6846 or wanda.hunt@uncp.edu.