Google Drive and Productivity Apps

Google Drive provides a cost-effective online business solution for anyone who has a basic knowledge of office productivity applications and uses Google Apps to create, manage, store and share various types of files for personal or professional use.

This class is taught in the on-site computer lab. The UWM computer lab provides a hands-on learning environment that includes training from an instructor with real-world experience.


Scott Lovy

Scott Lovy

Scott Lovy is a life-long resident of the Milwaukee area. He received his B.S. in electrical engineering from UW-Platteville in 1988. He is currently employed at a benefit management solutions company, where he is able to utilize all of his ... read more

Course Outline/Topics


Getting Started

Navigate Google Apps

Communicate Using Gmail


Storing Documents Using Google Drive

Add Folders and Files

Manage Folders and Files


Collaborating Using Google Docs, Slides, and Drawings

Collaborate Using Google Docs

Collaborate Using Google Slides

Collaborate Using Google Drawings


Collaborating Using Google Sheets and Forms

Collaborate Using Google Sheets

Collaborate Using Google Forms


Communicating Using Google Hangouts

Communicate Using Hangout Conversations

Communicate Using Hangout Video Calls


Managing Schedules Using Google Calendar

Create Events

Customize Your Calendar

Create an Additional Calendar

Manage Tasks


Collaborating Using Google Sites

Create a Google Site

Edit a Google Site

Manage a Google Site


Dates and locations to be announced.