Technical Workshops for Teachers

Having worked for the education sector for over 20 years, we understand that an influx of new technology can be daunting for teachers in schools and colleges.

We’ve developed a series of workshops, which can take place at your school or our development centre in London, which will give you the practical, hands-on training you need to use and teach with Apple in education.

Each workshop can accommodate up to 12 delegates and will be conducted over a half or full day depending on what you need.

Please click on the workshops below for further detail or contact our accredited Apple trainers at Albion.

•    App Deployment
•    Setting up a collaboration server
•    Active Directory Integration

‘App Deployment’ Workshop

This workshop will take you through the different scenarios your school or college may experience when deploying Apple iOS devices the classroom.

•    We’ll show you how to use established best practice technical skills to resolve problems.
•    You’ll learn how to manage classroom sets as a shared resource and when deploying Apps in a 1:1 initiative.
•    You’ll understand how to deploy iTunes using school account and charge and sync solutions. This includes a product round up of current available solutions
•    You’ll learn how to configure the iPhone utility
•    You’ll be taught about Profile Manager in OS X Server
•    You’ll practice using OTA and Mobile Device Management with a self service model from Albion’s App store for Schools
•    Each delegate will be able to participate in a hands-on break out session

If you would like to find out more or to book a place, please contact us.

‘Setting up a collaboration server’ workshop

This workshop will show you how to share and distribute content created on iOS devices to other students, departments and teaching staff via a central collaboration server, typically a MacMini or Mac Pro.

Throughout the course you’ll learn:

•    What is a Wiki and What is Webdav and why are they important
•    Setting up a school Wiki
•    Managing access controls
•    Setting up Webdav Services
•    Accessing Webdav shares through Apps
•    Sharing content via private Twitter to view on Flipbook

If you would like to find out more about Apple in education, or you would like to book a place on a workshop, contact us.

’Active Directory Integration’ Workshop

This workshop will take you through everything involved with integrating the Active Directory on Mac.

The course will show you how to:

•    Define Mac OSX Client, Server
•    Manage and deploy Mac OS X
•    Define Directory Integration
•    Approach pre-requisites for Directory Integration
•    Bind a Mac to Active Directory
•    Integrate the directory Apple OS X 10.4, 10.5, 10.6, 10.7 differences
•    Deal with common binding Issues
•    Integrate OSX Server into your Active Directory( Magic Triangle)
•    Troubleshoot

If you would like to find out more about Apple in education, or you would like to book a place on a workshop, contact us.

Contact Us

Or call our education team on 0333 006 6025.