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Amicus - Updating biographical information Wed 18 Oct 2017   10:30 Finished

This course covers the system steps to add or edit biographical data in Amicus:

  • Adding and editing addresses
  • Adding and editing email and phone numbers
  • Updating primary contact details
  • Adding and editing other biographical information

This course covers the system steps required for updating deceased or gone-away information:

  • Updating a record with deceased information
  • Updating a record with gone-away information
Amicus Volunteers new Mon 20 Feb 2017   09:30 Finished

Following completion of the Amicus Basics course, this session will give you detailed knowledge of:

  • Creating volunteers and opportunities
  • Assigning volunteers to an opportunity and document checks
  • Creating a board or committee
  • Withdrawing or deactivating a volunteer
  • Coding a speaker
  • Creating an alumni group, updating alumni group records and the governance process
Amicus Volunteers overview new Mon 21 Oct 2019   10:00 [Places]

For users unfamiliar with the Volunteer module in Amicus, this overview will cover many of the major areas that are used by volunteer professionals. We will look at the work that you do in your team and how it benefits the users of this area in Amicus. We will cover the following areas:

  • Activity
  • Opportunities
  • Creating a Volunteer
Amicus Volunteers - PILOT new Tue 17 Jan 2017   09:30 Finished

This is a pilot run of the Amicus Volunteers course. Attendance will be by invitation only. For enquiries about this course, please contact Sam Grimley, Will Dixon or Sue Bourne.

Amicus webinar - Contact Reports new Thu 14 Mar 2019   10:00 Finished

Learn why its important to record Contact Reports in Amicus. You will learn to find the correct contact, create an Action, then create a contact report which can then be linked to a solicitation cycle.

Amicus webinar - how to use Office Addins new Fri 26 Oct 2018   15:00 Finished

Add-ins are components which you can add to your Microsoft Office applications in order to provide extra features and functionality. There are three add-ins for Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook and Excel), which you will need to install if you want to be able to use features such as creating letter templates, logging documents and emails back into Amicus and using the Select From Excel found in the Yellow Box Search option

Amicus webinar - Standard Reports new Fri 15 Mar 2019   11:30 Finished

Find out what standard reports are available to Colleges and where to find them in this short session.

  • Learn how to customise your dashboard
  • access the new report launched by the College Relations team
Amicus - Yellow box searching and reporting Wed 18 Oct 2017   11:30 Finished

This course covers the yellow box search functionality within Amicus:

  • Creating simple data searches using yellow box searches
  • Saving a search
  • Transferring search data to a report
  • Reporting rules and best practice
Amicus Yellow Box Searching for new starters Fri 21 Jun 2019   15:00 Finished

Yellow Box Searching is 'advanced searching' in Amicus. You can use it to find specific selections of data or contacts from within Amicus. Many Amicus users use yellow box search in the first step to creating a mailing or inviting contacts to an event. This session will be an introduction to Yellow Box Searching for anyone who has just gained access to Amicus.

Amicus Yellow Box Searching Workshop Tue 21 May 2019   10:00 Finished

This session is a working session to help you use yellow box searching for your own data requests. We will cover:

  • Creating a search
  • Checking the results
  • Saving the search
An overview of Amicus (online version) Self-taught Booking not required

This overview should take no more than 30 minutes to complete. You can view it as many times as you like, or complete certain sections and come back later.

This overview will showcase some of the benefits and give you a sneak peek of functionality within Amicus.

A short video with sound is included at the beginning of the overview. Headphones or speakers will be required for this part.

We hope you enjoy it.

Data Protection for Development and Alumni Relations Self-taught Booking not required

This course should take around 30 minutes to complete. It contains a short assessment at the end. You will need to correctly answer 7 out of 8 questions in order to pass. A pass score is required to gain access to Amicus.

The course covers the basics of the UK Data Protection Act required by fundraising and alumni relations staff across Collegiate Cambridge.

There is no sound in this course.

Effective Meetings new Wed 26 Apr 2017   12:00 Finished

The Effective Meetings course is ideal for anyone who participates and/or leads meetings on a regular basis. The course covers:

  • Understanding different types of meetings i.e. purpose and implication
  • Understanding things that can typically go wrong in meetings
  • Techniques for managing meetings and ways to apply chairing skills
  • Tips on how to keep a meeting on track
  • The four F's (focus, friendship, facilitation and feedback) and applying them
  • Harnessing different personality styles to best achieve outcomes
  • Managing upwards in meetings
  • Individual action plan to apply the learning
Facilitation Skills new Thu 27 Apr 2017   09:30 Finished

The Facilitation Skills workshop is ideal for anyone leading work to deliver significant change to current working practices and/or with a need to harness business decisions from a diverse working group. The full day workshop includes:

  • Understanding the role of the facilitator and when to use facilitation
  • Understanding the different approaches to facilitation
  • Awareness of key attitudes and behaviours needed to facilitate effectively
  • Reviewing and practising the basic skills needed to facilitate effectively
  • Understanding the importance of team dynamics in facilitation
  • Becoming familiar with the key tools and techniques that can be used in facilitation
Get up and running on Amicus new Mon 11 Mar 2019   09:30 Finished

This is session has been created for those in Development and Alumni Relations who haven't had a chance to attend the Amicus new starter training. This session will include time for people to complete the prerequisite online training needed to create an Amicus user account.

Introduction to Amicus for new College starters Thu 3 Oct 2019   15:00 Finished

This course covers the following:

  • How to log into Amicus
  • How to navigate around the system and useful shortcuts
  • How to view alumni and donor details
  • How to add a contact report
  • How to view a shared prospect group and associated reports

You will have access to Amicus throughout training with plenty of opportunity to follow along in the system and complete some exercises.

Raiser's Edge: Introduction - Essentials 1 Tue 6 Sep 2016   10:00 Finished

This session will be an introduction to Raiser's Edge, you will be able to search for records, add an individual and pick up key terminology used at CUDAR in relation to Raiser's Edge.

Raiser's Edge: Query and Export - Essentials 2 Fri 22 Jul 2016   10:00 Finished

This session will explain how to use the Query and Export module within Raiser's Edge. Queries and Exports are an important tool that can be used in many processes throughout Raiser's Edge.

Refresh me - for Amicus College users new Wed 13 Mar 2019   10:30 Finished

Has it been a while since you last logged into Amicus? Need a quick refresher? This course will cover the following

  • How to find contacts
  • Using datatabs to find useful information
  • Adding contact reports to shared prospects
  • Which reports are available to use
Resilience Workshop new Thu 21 Sep 2017   09:30 Finished

This Workshop is designed to prepare and equip staff with the skills to boost resilience, enhancing the ability to cope and respond positively to a variety of challenging situations presented at work and at home.

  • To explain the relationship between resilience, stress and pressure
  • To help spot stress symptoms in yourself and your colleagues
  • To identify barriers to resilience and causes of stress (work & home)
  • To highlight the resources available to boost your own resilience to equip you for a range of challenging situations
  • To measure and explore own resilience levels and coping styles using the outputs of the i-resilience tool
  • To expand upon and practice a range of coping skills covering the areas of Mind, Body and Spirit
  • To prepare a personal action plan to increase your own resilience
Resilience Workshop for Managers (Part 1 of 2) new Tue 6 Jun 2017   13:00 Finished
  • To explain the relationship between resilience, stress and pressure
  • To help spot stress symptoms in yourself and your direct reports
  • To identify barriers to resilience and causes of stress (work & home)
  • To support you in addressing barriers to resilience in your staff and providing them with appropriate support, at the same time, enhancing their performance and that of your team
  • To explore how your management style may impact on the resilience of your team
  • To prepare an action plan to enhance the resilience of your team
Resilience Workshop for Managers (Part 2 of 2) new Wed 14 Jun 2017   13:00 Finished
  • To highlight the resources available to boost your own resilience to equip you for a range of challenging situations
  • To measure and explore own resilience levels and coping styles using the outputs of the i-resilience tool
  • To expand upon and practice a range of coping skills covering the areas of Mind, Body and Spirit
  • To prepare a personal action plan to increase your own resilience
Solicitation Cycle Work Plans - drop in session new Mon 17 Jun 2019   15:30 Finished

Q&A sessions with fundraising staff on new work plan procedure:

  • How to add and update solicitation cycles
  • How to tag solicitation cycles to work plan
  • Overview of work plan process and timeline
Team training for Amicus new Unscheduled Not bookable

Does your team have lots of Amicus questions? Do you feel that as a team you will benefit from some Amicus training?

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