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JIRA Essentials

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Name JIRA Essentials
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Location:
Glasgow
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Price:
£799.00 +vat
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Residential:
Course ID:
485791

Overview

Special Notices

For Attend From Anywhere attendees: as you will have access to Labs as part of your course, you are required to have a Dual Monitor Setup.

Jira is an issue tracking and project tracking tool used by software development teams. It enables a multi discipline team to plan, track, and release software.

This is a one-day course, where students will learn the fundamentals of Jira. They will cover the main uses for Jira and the differing needs of those who use it.

The key component of Jira is the “Issue”. Students will understand how Issues are grouped into components and projects. They will create, edit, assign and track these issues throughout a series of practical exercises.

Target Audience

Jira is used by a variety of roles. As such, this course is suitable for any of the following roles:

  • Developers
  • Project Managers
  • System Engineers
  • Testers
  • Service Managers

Learning Objectives

Delegates will:

  • Navigate the Jira interface.
  • Learn about the typical applications for Jira and the needs of those who use it.
  • Customise the Dashboard and their user profile.
  • Create and update Issues.
  • Use Jira’s Search and filter features to locate issues.
  • Use Jira’s various reporting tools to track progress.

Pre-Requisites

Students would benefit from a basic understanding of Agile concepts, although this isn’t necessary.

Course Content

  • Introduction to Jira and the Atlassian suite
  • What is Jira for?
  • Who is Jira for?
  • Jira Terminology
  • Issues
  • Search and filters
  • Reports
  • Dashboard and Profile customisation

Glasgow - Renfield Street

Description:

Venue's features:

  • Easy access from main travel routes
  • Spacious, comfortable air-conditioned classrooms
  • Drinks and snacks available
  • Internet access
  • Choice of hotels and accommodation available nearby
  • Compliance with Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) building access requirements.

Location:

Portland House
17 Renfield Street
Glasgow
G2 5AH

 

Directions:

By Road:


Follow the signs to the City Centre car parks. The nearest car park is the NCP Mitchell Street car park - use the exit to Gordon Street and Renfield Street is on your left. Alternatively, the NCP Oswald Street car park which has a pedestrian exit through Central Station (see above) is within five minutes walk from Portland House.
 


By Rail: 


Glasgow
Central Station
Leave the station via the main exit into Gordon Street. Turn right, cross the road, and turn left at the traffic lights into Renfield Street. The training centre is in Portland House, which is on the left, with a Starbucks Coffee Shop on the ground floor.  

Queen Street Station
Take the exit onto West George Street, turning left and walk to the junction with Buchanan Street (pedestrianised shopping street) and turn left into Buchanan Street. Turn right into St Vincent Street which crosses Renfield Street at the next traffic lights. Turn left, and Portland House is across the road facing you. 

 

By Bus:


Express buses run from GlasgowAirport (terminal forecourt, outside departures lobby) to near the Central railway station, to Queen Street railway station, and to the Buchanan Street bus station.
There's service every 15 minutes throughout the day. The fare is £3.50 on both Scottish Citylink and Fairline buses.

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