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Learning Tree Introduces New Hands-On Course — Building Applications and Workflows with SharePoint� Designer 2010

RESTON, VA (July 8, 2010)
Learning Tree International (NASDAQ NGM: LTRE) has announced the introduction of a new hands-on course titled Building Applications and Workflows with SharePoint® Designer 2010. SharePoint empowers users to build collaborative websites where they can share information without complex programming. In this course, our expert instructors will teach attendees the knowledge and skills to maximize SharePoint writing application-level code. Attendees will learn to leverage SharePoint Designer 2010 features to extend SharePoint sites, aggregate SharePoint lists and integrate data from multiple sources to build robust site dashboards, automate complex business processes with SharePoint workflows, and create forms and capture data for workflows and data storage.

Throughout this in-depth case study, attendees gain extensive hands-on experience creating SharePoint sites with SharePoint Designer 2010. Exercises include:

  • Enhancing site functionality by editing content and master pages
  • Creating data views with custom formatting
  • Building a dashboard with data from Oracle and SQL Server by utilizing the XSLT List View Web Part
  • Streamlining tasks with workflow
  • Building reusable workflows
  • Leveraging external content types
  • Deploying a solution across servers

Jennifer Urick, Vice President of Product Development for Learning Tree International, said, “SharePoint Designer 2010 allows organizations to extend the capabilities of SharePoint beyond out-of-the-box functionality. We're excited to present this course because the consolidation of collaborative solutions will help users find ways to cut IT costs and increase productivity.”

Attendees have three ways to attend this course:

1. Learning Tree will begin presenting Building Applications and Workflows with SharePoint Designer 2010 at its Education Centers in the U.S. and Canada in August 2010.

The current schedule includes:

  • Toronto, ON — August 31-September 3
  • Washington, DC (Rockville, MD) — August 31-September 3
  • Los Angeles, CA — September 14-17
  • Washington, DC (Reston, VA) — September 28-October 1

This schedule is subject to change.

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

3. Building Applications and Workflows with SharePoint Designer 2010 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

Building Applications and Workflows with SharePoint Designer 2010 is valuable for anyone responsible for creating, building or managing SharePoint 2010 sites, including site designers, SharePoint developers and site owners.

Building Applications and Workflows with SharePoint Designer 2010 augments existing Learning Tree Courses, including the following:

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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