Angela Purinton, Sr. Coordinator, Workplace Education
3319 West End Ave., Suite 700
(615) 322-3540


Software / Desktop Application Training

DOF Staff in need of training on software or desktop applications may choose self-paced and/or instructor-led.

Self-paced Training

  • Microsoft Products - Online training modules for Microsoft Office 2003, 2007, and 2010, Visio, SharePoint, etc.

  • The Learning Exchange - For additional modules on Microsoft products, access The Learning Exchange using your VUNetID and e-password. Type the name of the application in the Search Box located on the upper, left side.
    • Note: For your convenience, some courses have been grouped into "Programs" with The Learning Exchange. Programs contain a set of courses which offer a complete training curriculum on the subject. To view these listings, select "Program" from the drop-down menu to the right of the Search Box.
Instructor-led Training
  • Vanderbilt has a contract relationship for discounted rates with a local vendor to provide software / desktop application training (Microsoft products, Crystal Reports, etc.). The contact information is:
    New Horizons Learning Center: 
  • Contact: Greg Weddle
  • Phone: (615) 850-5926
  • Fax (615) 251-6925
  • 227 French Landing Drive, Suite 400
  • Nashville, TN 37228 
  • website:
Questions about any software / desktop applications training? Contact Angela Purinton, 322-3540.