Training Course - Online Surveys using Survey Monkey

Upcoming Course Dates

Course Date Time Location
Online Surveys with Survey Monkey 21st June 10:-11:30 Trinity
Online Surveys with Survey Monkey 6th July 2:00-3:30 St James

Prerequisites: Participants should be familiar with PC usage. No prior knowledge of Survey Monkey is required. * Please note it is not necessary to purchase a licence to attend this course. To use Survey Monkey users must purchase a license at The licence types are available here.

Updated 14th January 2015

Please be aware that Survey Monkey is a Third-Party Cloud based web application solution. As such the data collected is hosted via Survey Monkey, you are reminded when designing a survey 'Not' to collect sensitive information that is deemed personally identifiable. This typical may include email address, staff/student number, and/or any personal contact information. For information on the Trinity College Cloud Policy and Guidelines please click here.

Updated Monday 16th December, 2013

Survey Monkey offer a 25% discount on our GOLD and PLATINUM plans for educators. The discount is available by request only. The discount must be applied to your BASIC (free) account before you are able to upgrade to the discounted GOLD or PLATINUM plan.

To qualify to receive the educational discount, please email from your email address that is affiliated with your educational institution. In the email please include proof of your affiliation with the educational institution such as a faculty ID badge. Please also include the username for the SurveyMonkey account you'd like the discount applied to.

Survey Monkey offer a Student Discount of 50% off GOLD and PLATINUM plans to customers who qualify. Discounts are granted by request only and cannot be applied retroactively.
-All applicants must provide a copy of a valid and current student ID.
-Upon approval, you will be notified by SurveyMonkey that the discount had been applied to your account. Upon receiving notification, you will be able to upgrade to the discounted GOLD or PLATINUM plan.

To apply for the Student Discount, please complete the following form:

If you are publishing the discount information, please make note that the rate and policy is subject to change.  You may refer to our Terms of Use regarding rates:

Per our Terms of Use, we are able to make adjustments to our policies without prior notification.

Course Topics: Survey Monkey is a simple but effective way of enabling anyone to create professional online surveys quickly and easily. With Survey Monkey a user can select from over 20 types of questions to include within their survey, in addition 50 survey templates are available in a variety of categories. Survey Monkey can validate answers, set restrictions on numbers of responses and cut-off dates. The service allows the analysis of data in real-time, the browsing of individual responses and the downloading of results in various formats. The service is quite easy to use after an initial introduction; we do suggest that you attend one of our introductory courses, in preparation for using Survey Monkey. This course will highlight the core features of the service providing a step-by-step guide in how to create and publish a simple survey and collect responses.

Duration: This course takes place over a single 2-hour session

Book a Place: Places on this course may be booked online using the course online booking form.

If there are no upcoming courses scheduled you may be wish to submit a training request, where training can be organised for one or several people.

Presenters: David Hamill


Course Notes

Interactive Mobile course