First steps - An introduction to SIMS and Finance 6 - SIMS056

Who is this course for?

The course is aimed at new users of SIMS and Finance 6 in the school office, new recruits or staff with new responsibilities in school. 


To learn how to make use of accurate, well maintained data within SIMS and F6.


At the end of the course participants will be able to

  • configure the Home Page
  • look up student information
  • make day to day adjustments to student details
  • respond to information received about students and contacts
  • dealing with leavers and admissions
  • create CTF's
  • navigate the links menu
  • add suppliers in F6
  • raise and edit purchase orders
  • pay invoices
  • create batch to send to LA/create cheque/BACS run
  • produce reports


The programme is taught by a SIMS Trainer.



The cost of this course is £170 per delegate.

Delivery Dates & Venue

The Exchange
County Hall
Conference Training Facility
Preston. PR1 8XJ

  • Course 18190004: 5 December 2018 – 9:30am to 3:30pm
  • Course 18190005: 5 February 2019 - 9:30am to 3:30pm
  • Course 19200001: 4 April 2019 - 9:30am to 3:30pm
  • Course 19200002: 6 June 2019 - 9:30am  to 3:30pm