Google Meet and Zoom online training

Google Meet and Zoom online training

IT Services offers online training for all staff on the use of Google Hangouts Meet and Zoom for virtual meetings.

Refer to guides on using Google Meet and Zoom for virtual meetings.

IT Services also offers online training for academic staff on the use of the VLE, Panopto and Zoom.

IT Services is also offering online #AskYourSpecialist Q&A sessions.


Online workshop: Comparing Google Meet and Zoom for Virtual Meetings

Google Meet and Zoom are cloud-based services that you can use for virtual meetings. You can schedule meetings, invite participants, interact with them live using a camera and microphone, share your presentation or screen, and record the meeting. This workshop will compare the two services and offer recommendations on when you should use each service for virtual meetings. The workshop will also cover the basic features of Google Meet and Zoom.

This single workshop (2 hrs) covers these topics:

  • comparison between Google Meet and Zoom
  • when to use Google Meet and Zoom
  • introduction to Google Meet and Zoom
    • scheduling Meet virtual meetings using Google Calendar
    • creating a meeting directly from Meet
    • activating your UM Zoom account
    • downloading and installing Zoom to your device
    • installing Zoom Scheduler extension for your browser
    • creating Zoom meetings
    • inviting other people to your Google Meet or Zoom meetings
    • basic features of Google Meet and Zoom

This workshop is aimed at staff who are new to Google Meet or Zoom.

Date: Wed 06 May 11:00 - 13:00 (Full)
The workshop will be delivered online. Further instructions will be provided to the participants.

Online workshop: Using Google Meet for Virtual Meetings

Hangouts Meet is a G Suite service that can be used for virtual meetings. You can schedule meetings, invite participants, interact with them live using a camera and microphone, and share your presentation or screen. This workshop covers the features of Meet and how to schedule a meeting using Google Calendar.

This single workshop (1.5 hrs) covers these topics:

  • scheduling Meet virtual meetings using Google Calendar
  • creating a meeting directly from Meet
  • inviting other people to your meetings
  • joining Meet meetings
  • sharing your presentation and screen in Meet
  • managing Meet meetings.

This workshop is aimed at all staff who are new to Google Meet.

Date: No workshops currently scheduled


https://www.um.edu.mt/services/coronavirus/workremotely/training