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JIRA Essentials

Course Details

Name JIRA Essentials
Description
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Location:
Leeds
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Working Days:
Price:
£799.00 +vat
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Residential:
Course ID:
485954

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

Leeds - City Exchange

Location:

11 Albion Street
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS1 5ES

 

Directions:

Walking directions

 

From the train station

  • Exit the train station and turn right along Wellington Street
  • Cross the road to the Park Plaza Hotel and continue past it to Boar Lane
  • Take the first road on your left, Albion Street
  • The City Exchange building will be on your left

From the NCP car park

  • Exit the car park using the north exit (i.e. don’t go back under the railway bridge)
  • Turn left and go up the street with the car park building on your left
  • Turn left on to Boar Street
  • Turn right onto Albion Street (first street on the right)
  • The City Exchange building is along Albion Street on your left

 

Rail

Leeds central station is a short walk from City Exchange. For train times and fares, see the National Rail website.  (For walking directions from the station to the training centre, see above.)

Trains running along the East Coast Main Line, offers a service that can get you to London Kings Cross in less than two hours, and provide 26 Leeds – London journeys a day. Connections are made at York for journeys to and from Newcastle and Scotland.

 

Bus

The closest bus stop is Boar Lane T1. Head west along Boar Street and take the first road on the right, Albion Street. The City Exchange building will be on the left.

 

Driving

 

From M1 or M62 (to closest NCP car park)

  • [From M62, take J29 onto M1 towards Leeds]
  • Follow M1 to J43, taking  M621 following signs to Leeds
  • Leave the M621 at Exit 7, following signs to Central Leeds
  • Merge onto Dewsbury Road (A653)
  • Continue on to Victoria Road, then on to Neville Street
  • Turn right onto Sovereign Street
  • At the crossroads, turn left onto Swinegate
  • The NCP car park will be on your right (under the tunnel)

 

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