October 2019

Microsoft OneNote Training

Please Note
Laptop and authorized Microsoft manual will be provided for you during the course.
Status: This workshop is postponed. A new date will be announced shortly.
Date: Thursday, October 31, 2019
Time: 12:30 PM–1:00 PM: Registration and Lunch
1:00 PM–4:30 PM: Microsoft OneNote Training
Location: Burnaby, BC
Presenter: Frank Byl
President and Owner, PowerConcepts
Credit: 3.5 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Early Bird Price Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member: $299.00 + GST = $313.95 until Oct 17, 2019

Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member and EIT/GIT Regular Price: $350.00 + GST = $367.50

Non-Member Price: $350.00 + GST = $367.50

Student Member Price: $175.00 + GST = $183.75
Please Note: *A minimum number of registrations are needed by October 17, 2019 to proceed with this seminar. Please register early to avoid cancellation.
**All prices are subject to applicable taxes.
Contact: Jennifer Chan | Senior Professional Development Coordinator
Direct: 604.412.4861
Toll Free: 1.888.430.8035 ext.4861
Fax: 604.639.8180
Email: [email protected]
Are you trying to keep track of multiple meeting agendas and meeting minutes? Trying to keep notes, e-mails, internet research and meeting notes on various projects organized can be a real challenge. OneNote is the ultimate note taking and organizational tool for these purposes. It captures everything to do with your project, from e-mails, files, videos,meeting notes and almost anything else in one easy to share tool. The files will even automatically sync and can be edited from a phone or tablet. Teams will greatly benefit from the collaborative nature of OneNote that will make it easy to organize and share information on a shared team project.

Basic Skills Checklist 

The following list summarizes skills that students will be comfortable with after this course:
  • Understanding how to navigate and organize OneNote
  • Add many different types of information in to a OneNote binder
  • Inserting graphics and screen clippings
  • Using and updating links
  • Using tags to manage information
  • Searching notebooks
  • Sharing and collaborating
  • Integrating OneNote with other programs including Word, Outlook and Internet
  • Creating templates
  • Using OneNote to manage team meetings

Course Prerequisites

The course assumes that students are knowledgeable of and comfortable using a computer. The student should also be familiar with the Microsoft Office program layout.




Frank grew up in Burnaby, BC, in a Dutch immigrant family. After graduating from Simon Fraser University, he taught high school and volunteered in Hawaii and the Philippines before permanently settling in Kelowna. He founded PowerConcepts in 1998 at the height of the Y2K scare. Since then, Frank has obtained his Microsoft Master Instructor certification and helped thousands of clients to hone their computer skills. In his spare time, he plays rugby with the Kelowna Vicars and enjoys almost every outdoor activity from sailing to hiking.

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