SIMS on Site

This service is available to all schools and educational settings, subscribing to the SIMS Support Service. It provides an enhanced SIMS support service with regular on-site visits

Service Features

This service provides the remote installation of SIMS patches and updates for schools running their own SIMS servers, as well as 40 hours on-site support, either as a regular visit (2 hrs per fortnight) or as required to keep your local SIMS systems running smoothly. On-site support can also include assistance with use of SIMS by admin staff and on-site training.

Details of the Service


  • 40 hours of on-site support during term-time.
  • Installation of SIMS updates and patches at least 3 times per year.
  • Support for all SIMS modules listed as part the main SIMS service, including on-site training if required.
  • Technical assistance with local SIMS server issues, including checking of local SIMS backups where possible.
  • Data checking and housekeeping routines carried out routinely.

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