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Why Train with Shaw Computer Systems?
What sets us apart?

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Training in the World of COVID-19

During the ongoing COVID-19 situation, Shaw Computer Systems is offering virtual training sessions and limited classroom sessions. We can present our virtual sessions using either the Microsoft Teams platform or as a Zoom session. 

  • Concise hands-on training in full day and half-day sessions
  • Microsoft Office and many other software products included
  • Sessions available for beginners and intermediate users
  • Discover New Features, Tips and Tricks that will save you time and effort
  • Create more professional documents
  • Take home user manuals included
  • Sample files and exercises available

Shaw Computer Systems is proud to provide training solutions for staff from all levels of government and WSIB clients, as well as many other local businesses and organizations.

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Benefits of Training your Staff at Shaw Computer Systems:

Improved employee performance

Employees who receive necessary training is better able to perform in their job. Training will give employees a greater understanding of the responsibilities within their role, and in turn build confidence. This confidence will enhance overall performance, and this will benefit the company. Employees who are competent and on top of changing industry standards help your company hold a position as a leader and strong competitor within the industry.

Improved employee satisfaction and morale

The investment in training that a company makes shows employees that they are valued. The training creates a supportive workplace. Employees may gain access to training they wouldn’t have otherwise known about or sought out themselves. Employees who feel appreciated and challenged through training opportunities may feel more satisfaction toward their jobs.

A Stronger Team

 Most employees will have some weaknesses in their workplace skills. A training program allows you to strengthen those skills that each employee needs to improve. Training brings all employees to a higher level, so they all have similar skills and knowledge. This helps reduce any weak links within the company who rely heavily on others to complete basic work tasks. Providing the necessary training creates an overall knowledgeable staff with employees who can take over for one another as needed, work on teams or work independently without constant help and supervision from others.

Increased productivity and adherence to quality standards

Productivity usually increases when a company implements training courses. Increased efficiency in processes will ensure project success which in turn will improve the company turnover and potential market share.

Increased innovation in new strategies and products

Ongoing training and upskilling of the workforce can encourage creativity. New ideas can be formed as a direct result of training and development.

Reduced employee turnover

Staff are more likely to feel valued if they are invested in and therefore, less likely to change employers. Training and development are seen as an additional company benefit. Recruitment costs therefore go down due to staff retention.

Enhances company reputation and profile

Having a strong and successful training strategy helps to develop your employer brand and make your company a prime consideration for graduates and mid-career changes. Training also makes a company more attractive to potential new recruits who seek to improve their skills and the opportunities associated with those new skills.

At Shaw Computer Systems, you will work with expert quality instructors, in a small and efficient classroom environment, limited to 8 students in our facility. All our training is done with a live instructor, so you can ask your important questions and get real life examples.

We have discovered that many of our clients are using only a small fraction of the power in the software they have paid for. Don’t waste any more time! Get your staff up to speed using resources you already have. Users will do considerably more work with much less effort with the right training.

Registration Terms and Conditions

A deposit of 50% of the before-tax price of the course is required at the time of registration. The balance of the registration fee, including all applicable taxes, is payable before the day the class commences. Notice of two business days is required to cancel or reschedule a class. Registration deposits are non-refundable. Students that need to cancel or reschedule may use the deposit toward any course within three months of the original registration date. After three months, any portion of an unused deposit will be forfeited. If the student has paid in full for a course and does not want to reschedule and provides notice of 2 business days for cancellation, a refund, less the 50% deposit, will be issued for the registration.

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“Fairhaven would like to extend our gratitude to Martin, Carlye and their team at Shaw Computer Systems for the continued delivery of outstanding services. The team at Shaw Computer have understood our needs and produced technology solutions for over 25 years. As a business partner we are very pleased and would highly recommend shawcsIT.”