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E312 SIMS Cover .net

Event code SCH 19/697 
Event description The course will cover checking staff records for use with Cover .net, setting up and maintaining reasons for absence and room closure and Cover rotas

Delegates should be familiar with how cover operates in a school and ideally have some experience with SIMS .net

Suitable for teaching and non-teaching staff who have responsibility for the day to day cover of absent staff. The course may also be of interest to those who require an overview of staff absence and cover

This training event is only appropriate for schools who currently have or will be implementing a timetable in SIMS 
Training objectives Add and edit reasons for absence and room closure
Add and edit rotas & suspension rules
Manage staff weightings
Manage offsets & cover credit settings
Edit non-class codes, cover settings & global settings
Add and use supply agencies and supply staff
Use the Cover diary for adding new absences and room closures
Print daily notice board summaries and cover slips
Print absence and cover statistics
Deal with examination closures and adding invigilators within the Cover diary 
Key stages
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Subject areas Sims
Target audience
Administration Officer / Leaders & Managers / Leadership Team / Personnel Officer / Senior Leaders
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 Monday 23 September 2019
Times 09:30 - 16:00
Number of sessions 1