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Mangates presents

HDI Technical Support Professional 2 Days Training in Melbourne

Our classroom training provides you the opportunity to interact with instructors and benefit from face-to-face instruction.

About this Event

Course Description:

The technical support professional assists with providing support services and acts as an escalation point, providing level 2 or level 3 support, for the support center. They may work directly with customers or with other departments to resolve issues related to the organization's products and/or the IT infrastructure that enables the business.

The HDI Technical Support Professional training focuses on customer service and service Management Best Practices, emphasizing responsive incident escalation, the importance of metrics measurement, knowledge Management, problem Management, improving teamwork, and stress Management.

Course Outline:


Role of the Technical Support Professional

• The Support Organization’s Role in the Business

• The Role of the Technical Support Professional

• The Value of the Technical Support Professional

Strategic Framework

• Strategic Perspective

• The Service Catalog

• Service Level Management

• Standard Operating Procedures

• Business Alignment

Support Center Processes and Operations

• Best Practices

• Information Technology Information Library

• Service Operation Functions

• Service Operation Processes

• Service Design Processes

• Service Design Processes

• Service Transition Processes

Continual Service Improvement

• Continual Service Improvement

• Quality Assurance

• Metrics

• Performance Reporting

Support Delivery Methods & Technology

• Support Center Infrastructure

• Support Delivery Methods

• Cloud Services

• Remote Management

• Service Management Systems

Communication Skills

• Communicating with Stakeholders

• Communication Barriers

• Communication Filters

• Communication Enablers

• Global Communication

• Vocal Elements

• Body Language

• Active Listening

Customer Management Skills

• Your Customer’s Psychological Needs

• Empathy

• Emotional Intelligence

• Handling Conflicts

• Customer Competency Levels

Problem Solving & Troubleshooting Skills

• Your Problem Solving Approach

• The Incident Management Process

• Problem Investigation and Diagnosis

• Root Cause Analysis

• Effective Documentation

Teamwork Time Management, & Stress Management

• Teamwork

• Time Management Skills

• Stress Management Skills

Target Audience:

Technical support professionals who serve as the escalation point for one or more support centers and desktop support teams.

Learning Objectives:

• Customer service Best Practices

• Communications skills

• Service Management Best Practices and terms

• Importance of being responsive to incident escalation and the need to log information properly

• Purpose and value of quality assurance monitoring

• Metrics used to monitor individual and team performance and to determine key success factors

• Knowledge Management Best Practices

• How to improve problem solving and problem Management

• How to improve teamwork and relationships

Course Agenda:

Day 1

• Support Center Overview

• Strategic Framework

• Support Center Processes and Operations

• Continual Service Improvement (CSI)

• Support Delivery Methods & Technology

Day 2

• Communication Skills

• Customer Management Skills

• Problem Solving & Troubleshooting Skills

• Teamwork, Time Management, & Stress Management.