Course info

Course name, Basic CMS Administration

Offered by, University Communications | Type of course, Scala (Digital Signage) User Training

About the course

Upcoming Classes

Class times are Eastern Time (UTC-05:00)

Class info 1

Apr 14 (Wed), 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Section Id: S4-04

Location: Online


This workshop introduces users to the Scala Content Management System (CMS) at Appalachian.

Users who will be uploading media and/or maintaining a Scala screen(s) will need to attend a training session prior to being granted access to Scala CMS.

Also appropriate for anyone wanting a refresher or for users interested in creating media for distribution to campus.


  • Uploading media to Scala CMS
  • Creating playlists and adding media
  • Media properties
  • Introduction to templates
  • Best practices


  • Recommended attendance at an Intro to Scala: Media Design session
  • You will need basic computer skills to navigate the Internet and use common screen controls


  • Heather Brandon

Please contact a course administrator for additional information.