Training / Event Details


SIMS 1 - Introduction to the SIMS Pupil Database

SIMS 1 - Introduction to the SIMS Pupil Database


This course is for new office staff with responsibility for the management and day to day operation of the SIMS pupil database. It is an introduction to pupil data and will cover entering and amending basic details into SIMS and relevant background information including data protection and health and safety.


This course will give you the opportunity to:
  • navigate the menus in
  • edit pupil’s parent/contact details
  • edit home address data – move pupil, and enter additional address
  • edit basic pupil details from data collection sheet .e.g. Free School Meals, ethnic and medical information
  • enter leaving details
  • re-admit a pupil
  • gain background knowledge on the operation of the pupil database including statutory Common Transfer Files (see separate training course on CTF)
  • receive a summary of Data Protection and Health & Safety issues relating to use of computers/pupil database


At the end of this session delegates will have learned:

  • how to add and edit basic pupil details in SIMS
  • some background information relating to computer equipment, data protection and health and safety

Booking Information

As this is a full day course please ensure that you enter your lunch choice from the attached menu in the Special Requirements Box

Terms and Conditions (Please see full details uploaded on course page)
3 working days’ notice of cancellations is required prior to the scheduled date of a course.
Turning up at a course without prior booking will incur the full course fee plus a £25 admin charge per delegate
Non-attendance at courses displayed with no stated price will incur an admin charge of £25


Administrative Staff

06 Sep 2018 09:30 - 15:30

Closing date: 05/09/2018
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SIMS Support Service (LMS Team)
Contact Provider

Date and Time

06 Sep 2018 09:30 - 15:30


LMS Training Room, Bower Park Academy, Romford, RM1 4YY


Andrea Stephenson