JIRA Essentials

Next course  dates: 3rd October 2017

In this course, attendees learn how JIRA is organised and gain hands-on experience working with the JIRA application by performing the most common tasks. Attendees work through real-life scenarios using a preconfigured instance of JIRA. By logging in to JIRA as users with various job roles and JIRA roles, attendees gain an understanding of who typically performs which tasks and why. After attending this course, attendees will learn the basics of managing and tracking team issues and projects. They will return to their jobs with increased confidence and a better command of often-used JIRA features.



Eventbrite - Atlassian JIRA Admin Training - Part 1 & 2

High-level topics

  1. What is JIRA?
  2. JIRA roles
  3. Navigating JIRA
  4. Issues hierarchy
  5. Managing issues
  6. Workflow concepts
  7. Version management


Who should attend?

This course is designed for novice or new JIRA users, product managers, project administrators, JIRA application admins, and system admins. JIRA experience or issue tracking systems is not required. This class is a prerequisite for all other JIRA courses.




3.5 hour live classroom session (plus hands-on exercises).


Course objectives

After attending this course, attendees should be able to:
- Create a JIRA issue and progress it through the workflow
- Monitor the issue status as it flows through the workflow using search
- Describe how issues are categorized in JIRA
- Save a search to simplify status requests
- Modify existing issues, changing priority and assignees
- Update multiple issues in one operation to align with changing business requirements
- Use versions to coordinate a product release
- Experiment with an Agile board to managing multiple issues effectively
- Link a JIRA issue to a Confluence page
- Communicate progress of project tasks using the JIRA dashboard

  • Price for half day 
  • Price with Confluence



The course fees include training materials and lunch. Please specify any dietary requirements at time of booking.

London, UK

Our training courses can be held publicly, privately or on site. For alternative dates or locations, please contact us for more information: enquiries@bdq.cloud

Eventbrite - Atlassian JIRA Admin Training - Part 1 & 2

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