In addition to our traditional classroom format "bring your own laptop" hands-on classes, we have also developed our Basic TMS class for live online presentation. This may be a preferable alternative for those who are dealing with reduced budgets for outside training or are unable to travel to training and would like to receive training at their desk. We schedule online training opportunities as we receive sufficient interest. If you are unable to attend the listed classes but still need training, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your Agency Name, # of Persons Needing Basic TMS Training, and # of Persons Needing Advanced TMS Training, and Agency Contact Information (phone & email).
In-house training for individual agencies is also available priced on a time and materials basis based on the services requested. In-house training can be presented either with the instructor on-site or over a live internet connection. The on-site Instructor presentation is typically more costly per person than classroom format training. Please contact us for additional information.
All TMS training is done using the latest release of TMS.
Reservations must be requested by completing a Reservations Request Form for each student & class by clicking on the link below. Reservations are scheduled on a first come - first served basis using the submission of the request form as a time stamp.
Note: Your agency must be a subscriber to the TMS Software Support Service to be eligible to attend TMS training.
If you are unable to attend this class, please contact us by phone or
email as soon as possible so that another may attend in your space. Persons
who are enrolled in a class are liable for the full tuition amount if their
reservation is not cancelled persuant to this policy.
Scheduled TMS Training Classes:
Payment is by cash, check or credit card. All types of payment other than credit card are due by the start of training unless other arrangements have been made in advance. Please make your check payable to: Training Innovations, Inc. Please contact Doortje Werner at email@example.com with any questions regarding payments or billing.
Credit Card Charges: This is the primary method of payment for online classes, but all TMS training can be paid by credit card upon request. Credit card payments must be completed seven days prior to the first day of training. We do not accept credit card payments at the training site. We contract with the PayPal service to process credit card payments. This is a secure process and you do not need a PayPal membership to use this service. Please contact Doortje Werner at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange for credit card billing.
$ Eligible for Subscriber Tuition Benefit
The TMS Software Support Subscription Tuition Benefit may be redeamed for onne tuition for this course. (One tuition per agency per support year. Benefits can not be carried over and must be used during the subscription year.)
This class is eligible for a 10% discount for groups of 3 or more students from the same agency attending the same class.
Advanced TMS Millennium: Experience using TMS Millennium and prior completion of the Basic TMS Millennium Course is required. Student familiarity with using TMS Millennium is assumed and will be not be taught in this class. You must be familiar with performing the following:
If you are new to TMS Millennium, you should complete the Basic class and use TMS for awhile before attending the Advanced class.
Types of TMS Training
Training Innovations provides the following types of training on the TMS Training Management System:
Live TMS Online Seminars (Train from your computer via the Internet)
We offer live online presentations for the Basic TMS class and various TMS update seminars. These classes let you train from your desk. Save time and money while receiving live training from the same instructors that teach our classroom training. Tuition cost varies by class. Hardware requirements for online training are posted here.
Basic TMS Millennium (Live Online)
This is the standard training course in TMS data entry techniques and best practices. Training covers a TMS overview, all TMS data entry modules, running reports, and creating memos. Our lesson plan is regularly updated to include program enhancements and the latest best practices tips and tricks. Training is presented in four daily live 2-hour segments, taught by our regular TMS instructors. Students can interact with the instructor either verbally (by telephone or free VOIP audio) or by typing into a chat window. Following each live class presentation, students perform a series of self-paced hands-on exercises designed to reinforce the topics and skills presented during the live segment. These individual exercises should take about 1-2 hours each day.
The instructor will be available online each day for one hour prior to the beginning of each live segment to provide individual assistance and answer questions. He will also respond to email questions after the live class segments. Volume discounts are available for agencies sending 3 or more persons to training.
If you are in any of these categories, the TMS Basic class is for you:
Basic TMS Millennium (Classroom)
This is the standard training course in TMS data entry techniques and best practices. Training covers a TMS overview, all TMS data entry modules, running reports, and creating memos. Our lesson plan is regularly updated to include program enhancements and the latest best practices tips and tricks. This 16-hour training course is given in a "bring-your-own-laptop" format at a facility provided by a host agency. Class size is typically 25-35 students with a small student to instructor ratio. The cost for this training is $350 per person. Volume discounts are available for agencies sending 3 or more persons to training.
If you are in any of these categories, the TMS Basic class is for you:
Advanced TMS Millennium (Classroom)
This is advanced training for persons who are already using TMS Millennium and want to learn how to get maximum benefit from the program. Training covers advanced topics such as "Designing and Implementing Your Training Plan in TMS Millennium" and "Advanced Reporting Techniques". This fast-paced, intensive 8-hour training course is given in a "bring-your-own-laptop" format at a facility provided by a host agency. Class size is 25-35 students. The cost of this training is $225 per person.
In-House TMS Millennium Training
We can provide TMS Training at your facility and customize the lesson plan to address your needs. We can provide either the Basic or Advanced TMS classes, or design a custom presentation designed to your specifications. Training is given at your agency using your computers and can include hands-on training at your option. This training is billed on a time and materials basis with firm quotes available on request.
Wanted: Training Hosts
Are you interested in hosting a TMS class? We are always looking for venues throughout the State where we can provide TMS training. Please check out our criteria for training hosts to see if you will be able to help host training in your area.
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