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E284 SIMS Attendance using Lesson Monitor

Event code SCH 17/777 
Event description This course aims to demonstrate the use of the SIMS Lesson Monitor module on secondary school data as an effective means of recording and maintaining student lesson and session attendance.

This course is designed for new Attendance Officers. An understanding of school and DfE Attendance Policy is essential and some SIMS experience would be preferable. A timetable must be set up in SIMS, a Lesson Monitor license must have been purchased and the software must be installed
Training objectives Understand the importance of the timetable in the function of lesson registration

Set up the system to suit the school's requirements

Understand links from lesson marks to statutory registration marks in attendance

Data entry of marks into registers by teachers

Maintain and update attendance marks

Use of basic reports

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Subject areas Sims
Target audience
Administration Officer / Attendance Manager / Leadership Team
target audience
Qualification level
EIS - Maidstone (Venue), Oxford Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 8AW map
Location Maidstone
Training Provider Cantium Business Solutions - EIS
Admin contact EIS Admin (
Tracey McGuire
Part of SLA? No
Kent LA cost
Other LA/Academy cost
Independent/PVI cost
Number of credits 0
Funding information
Start date Tuesday 19 September 2017
Times 09:30 - 16:00
Number of sessions 1