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Learning Tree Introduces New Course — SharePoint 2010 Technologies: A Comprehensive Hands-On Introduction

RESTON, VA (May 13, 2010)
Learning Tree International (NASDAQ NGM: LTRE) has announced the introduction of a new course entitled SharePoint 2010 Technologies: A Comprehensive Hands-On Introduction. This course provides a comprehensive, hands-on introduction to the Microsoft SharePoint 2010 technologies: SharePoint Foundation 2010, SharePoint Server 2010, and SharePoint Designer 2010. Attendees are taught the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to plan, design, deploy and utilize a SharePoint solution for their organization in order to support team collaboration and information management.

Throughout this four-day course, an expert instructor will lead attendees through practical, hands-on exercises, allowing students to develop their skills on SharePoint 2010 technologies. Exercises include:

  • Rapidly deploying SharePoint sites with templates
  • Creating lists and libraries
  • Automating change requests with workflows
  • Consolidating SharePoint group contacts and schedules with Outlook 2010
  • Capturing business information with an InfoPath form
  • Accessing data sources with SharePoint Designer 2010
  • Developing LOB applications with SharePoint 2010

Jennifer Urick, Vice President of Product Development for Learning Tree International, said, “We're dedicated to helping accelerate the careers of our clients by providing them with world-class technology and management training. Our independence from Microsoft (and every other vendor) allows us to give an unbiased view of what works and what does not. This course is objective in its approach, having been developed independently from Microsoft by industry experts who bring their real-world experience to the classroom.”

Attendees have three ways to attend this course:

1. Learning Tree will begin presenting SharePoint 2010 Technologies: A Comprehensive Hands-On Introduction at its Education Centers in North America in June 2010.

The current schedule includes the following:

  • Washington, DC (Reston, VA) — June 15-18
  • Northern New Jersey — July 20-23
  • New York, NY — August 3-6
  • Washington, DC (Alexandria, VA) — August 10-13
  • Toronto — August 17-20

This schedule is subject to change.

2. This course can also be attended remotely with the Learning Tree AnyWare™ online training platform that allows attendees to join this course from their home or office.

3. SharePoint 2010 Technologies: A Comprehensive Hands-On Introduction can be delivered on site at a client facility as a private, customized event.

For further information and the latest course dates and locations, call 1-888-THE-TREE (1-888-843-8733) or visit

SharePoint 2010 Technologies: A Comprehensive Hands-On Introduction is valuable for those managing, developing or working in a collaborative environment who want to benefit from SharePoint 2010 technologies.

SharePoint 2010 Technologies: A Comprehensive Hands-On Introduction augments existing Learning Tree courses, including the following:

  • SharePoint Governance: Best Practices for Managing SharePoint Environments
  • SharePoint 2007 Technologies: A Comprehensive Hands-On Introduction
  • Building Data-Driven SharePoint Applications with SharePoint Designer: Hands-On
  • Branding and Customizing Sites with SharePoint Designer: Hands-On
  • Deploying Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007: Hands-On

About Learning Tree International

Learning Tree International is a leading global provider of highly effective, hands-on training to information technology professionals and managers. Since 1974, over 65,000 organizations have relied on Learning Tree to enhance the professional skills of more than 2.1 million employees. Learning Tree develops, markets and delivers a broad, proprietary library of instructor-led courses focused on web development; IT security; project management; operating systems; databases; networking; software development; and leadership, management and business skills. Courses are presented globally at Learning Tree Education Centers, on-site at client facilities, and can be attended via Learning Tree AnyWare™, the Company’s proprietary technology that connects participants via the web to the actual classroom, from their workplace or home. For more information about our products and services, call 1-888-THE-TREE (1-888-843-8733), visit, follow @LearningTree on Twitter or visit Learning Tree International's Facebook fan page.

Contact Information

Max Shevitz
Learning Tree International
Phone: (703) 925-5590

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