Microsoft Training and Resources

There are many great resources for learning more about Microsoft Office and other Microsoft products. Here are two great free resources.

  • GCF Free Training
  • Microsoft IT Academy Elearning

GLF Free Training

The GCF Training series is great for the Microsoft Office products.  It provides "just in time training" and good general overviews. It contains text tutorials and Video (Flash-based Lessons).

Microsoft IT Academy Elearning Program


All Cal Maritime Faculty, Staff and Students receive unlimited access to up to 250 award-winning Microsoft E-Learning courses that have been specially chosen to align with Microsoft IT Academy programs. E-Learning provides students with more hands-on practice through a multimedia learning experience. Instructors can use E-Learning to expand their own professional skills and to explore ways to improve classroom learning.

In addition, the program provides:

  • Training and Learning tracks geared for specific Microsoft Certifications
  • A web-based elearning portfolio that tracks your training process