About The Course

Course Topic Overview and Description:

JIRA is the most popular project and issue tracking software. If you are a software developer or tester you should learn JIRA tool as many companies are already using or converting to JIRA for their project management and issue tracking needs.

Advantages of taking this course:

  • Understand JIRA’s core features and how it works
  • Use JIRA more productively
  • Benefit from JIRA as a team leader or manager
  • Set JIRA up for your team or company as an administrator

The course is for 5 days. Various instructional methods will be used to teach the objectives mentioned above. The training method would be completely interactive and participative. Students will receive course materials which will be discussed during class.

Related Certification:

JIRA Administration Certification  

Who Should Attend:

This course is designed for three main types of people: JIRA users who want to be able to use it better. Team leaders and managers who want to take advantage of its features for their team and, finally administrators who need it set for their teams and companies.

Related Job Functions:

  • JIRA Administrator
  • Atlassian Administrator
  • JIRA Project Administrator

Course Delivery:

The course will be delivered using formal lectures combined with questions based on the topics. The class will be conducted both online and in-person.

Day 1

  • What is JIRA?
  • Module Introduction
  • Agile basics
  • Stories and epics
  • Issues and projects
  • Cloud vs server

Day 2

  • UI Overview
  • Understanding projects
  • Issue detail view overview
  • Creating new issues
  • Searching for issues
  • Advanced searching with JQL
  • Saving filters
  • Scrum agile board overview
  • Managing your backlog

Day 3

  • Kanban agile board overview
  • Working with epics
  • Working with versions
  • Module introduction
  • Creating a scrum board
  • Continuing to edit scrum boards
  • Creating a kanban board
  • Editing a kanban board
  • Continuing to edit kanban boards

Day 4

  • Pulling reports
  • Creating and sharing dashboards with your team
  • Creating and sharing filters with your team
  • Bulk editing issues
  • Adding and inviting users
  • Organizing users in groups
  • Creating new projects
  • Project administration overview

Day 5

  • Creating new issue types
  • Assigning issue types to projects
  • Working with screens
  • Creating and understanding statuses
  • Understanding project workflows
  • Editing existing workflows
  • Creating and understanding resolutions
  • Creating custom fields
  • Understanding project permissions 

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