Master the knowledge needed to leverage JIRA’s flexible issue tracking tools within your organization. This two-day course will introduce participants to JIRA and the key concepts of issues, workflows, Scrum boards, Kanban boards, and reporting. Students will have the opportunity to deepen their understanding of these concepts with hands-on labs that establish a foundation of experience.

Course Duration: 2 Days
Course Objectives:
  • Provide JIRA general training on the following modules:
    • JIRA Cloud
    • JIRA Server v7 or v8
    • JIRA project management features
    • JIRA Agile (Scrum and Kanban)
    • JIRA workflow management
  • Provide JIRA general training on the following modules:
    • JIRA Cloud
    • JIRA Server v7 or v8
    • JIRA project management features
    • JIRA Agile (Scrum and Kanban)
    • JIRA workflow management
Course Outline:
  • Introductions and Administration
    • High-Level JIRA Overview
    • Issue Overview
    • Workflow Overview
    • Project Overview
    • Portfolio Overview
    • Reports Overview
    • Agile Overview
  • JIRA Configuration
    • Global versus Project Level Configuration Choices
    • Issue Types
    • Issue Sets (Issue Type Scheme)
    • Field Sets (Field Configurations)
    • Screen sets (Issue Type Screen Schemes)
    • Statuses and Priorities
    • Workflows
      • Statuses
      • Transitions
      • Agile versus Standard
    • Roles
    • Lab
  • Project structure
    • Configurable
      • Workflow Rules
      • Issue Type Content
      • Notifications
      • Versions/Releases
      • Components
  • Plug-In Overview
  • Introduction to Issues and Issue Tracking
    • Descriptive Information
    • Dates
    • Priority
    • Status
    • Ownership
    • Lab
  • Working with Issues
    • Creating Issues
    • Logging Work
    • Changing Status
    • Closing Issues
    • Notifications
    • History/Audit trail
    • Lab
  • JIRA Agile Add-On
    • Kanban Boards
      • Creating
      • Configuring
      • Kanban Related Reporting
    • Scrum Boards
      • Creating
      • Configuring
      • Scrum Related Reporting
  • Simplified Agile Workflows versus Standard Workflows
  • JIRA Labs
    • Kanban Lab
      • End User Lab Highlighting Kanban Features and Workflows
    • Agile Lab
      • End User Lab Highlighting Agile Features and Workflows
  • Searching and Reporting
    • Filters
    • Basic and JQL Based
    • Standard Reports
    • Customizable Reports
    • Dashboards
    • Optional Add-On: All-In-One JIRA Reports
  • Introductions and Administration
    • High-Level JIRA Overview
    • Issue Overview
    • Workflow Overview
    • Project Overview
    • Portfolio Overview
    • Reports Overview
    • Agile Overview
  • JIRA Configuration
    • Global versus Project Level Configuration Choices
    • Issue Types
    • Issue Sets (Issue Type Scheme)
    • Field Sets (Field Configurations)
    • Screen sets (Issue Type Screen Schemes)
    • Statuses and Priorities
    • Workflows
      • Statuses
      • Transitions
      • Agile versus Standard
    • Roles
    • Lab
  • Project structure
    • Configurable
      • Workflow Rules
      • Issue Type Content
      • Notifications
      • Versions/Releases
      • Components
  • Plug-In Overview
  • Introduction to Issues and Issue Tracking
    • Descriptive Information
    • Dates
    • Priority
    • Status
    • Ownership
    • Lab
  • Working with Issues
    • Creating Issues
    • Logging Work
    • Changing Status
    • Closing Issues
    • Notifications
    • History/Audit trail
    • Lab
  • JIRA Agile Add-On
    • Kanban Boards
      • Creating
      • Configuring
      • Kanban Related Reporting
    • Scrum Boards
      • Creating
      • Configuring
      • Scrum Related Reporting
  • Simplified Agile Workflows versus Standard Workflows
  • JIRA Labs
    • Kanban Lab
      • End User Lab Highlighting Kanban Features and Workflows
    • Agile Lab
      • End User Lab Highlighting Agile Features and Workflows
  • Searching and Reporting
    • Filters
    • Basic and JQL Based
    • Standard Reports
    • Customizable Reports
    • Dashboards
    • Optional Add-On: All-In-One JIRA Reports