This workshop is designed for those timetablers who are new to timetabling within KAMAR, or those that would like a refresher course on the basics of timetabling within KAMAR. This workshop runs through the various steps you should undertake to construct a timetable within KAMAR.

Note: This workshop covers the same content as previous years timetabling workshops.

Topics to be Covered

- Feature Set / Parameters
- Calendar / Days Period Structure / Rolling Students
- Options Choices
- Timetabling via Options Grids
- Timetabling via Core Grids
- Customising Students & Staff Timetables

Agenda

9:00- Coffee / Set-Up
9:30- Session One
10:30- Morning Tea
11:00- Sessions Two
12:30- Lunch
1:30- Session 3
3:30- Finish

What to bring

A laptop with either a working copy of KAMAR or the Timetabling Workshop Demo (which can be loaded from our website later on). In either case, can you please ensure you can open the copy of KAMAR on your laptop that you will be using after disconnecting from your schools network i.e. at home.

Cost

$150 +GST

This also includes lunch on the day

How to register

Please visit the page in the link below to register.

As venue numbers are limited, registration for the events will be capped once the spots fill. However, further signups will still be accepted and added to a waiting list that will be periodically reviewed. Staff will be added from the waiting list to the workshop, in the event of a cancellation, on a first come, first served, basis.

Locations

There will be a limit of 25 places at each workshop unless otherwise stated.

Christchurch - Tuesday 23rd August [New Date]

Sudima Hotel
550 Memorial Avenue
Christchurch, 8053

Hamilton - Wednesday 24th August

Novotel
7 Alma Street
Hamilton West 3204

Wellington - Thursday 25th August [New Date]

Copthorne Hotel Wellington
100 Oriental Parade,

Tauranga - Thursday 25th August

KAMAR office
29B Valley Road
Mount Maunganui 3116

Limit 8 people.

Auckland Airport - Tuesday 30th August

Sudima Auckland Airport
18 Airpark Dr, Auckland 2022

Palmerston North - Wednesday 31st August

Kingsgate Hotel
Palmerston North

"Year 1 - 8 Timetable" Auckland Airport - Thursday 1st September

Suidma Hotel Auckland Airport
18 Airpark Dr, Auckland 2022

This workshop will cover the basics on how to construct a timetable for schools with students in Yr 1 to Yr 8, with a greater emphasis being placed on timetabling via classes (Core Girds)

- Feature Set / Parameters
- Calendar / Days Period Structure / Rolling Students
- Timetabling via Core Grids (Classes)
- Customising Students & Staff Timetables