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JumpStart to Jira for Administrators | Jira Administration (TTDV7540)

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2 Days

12 CPD hours

About this course

This is an introductory-level course for Administrators who are new to Jira (this is NOT for experienced Jira admin or users). Students should have a background in basic administration.


This course is approximately 50% hands-on, combining expert lecture, real-world demonstrations and group discussions with machine-based practical labs and exercises. Working in a hands-on learning environment, exploring several practical use cases that provide context as to where and when to use Jira, students will learn about:
user management
global and project permissions
project roles
configuration of issue types, workflows, and screens


Tracking issues is a critical component of any project management strategy. JIRA provides a web based single repository for creating, tracking and reporting on feature requests, bugs reported, or managing workflow.
Geared for administrators new to Jira, JumpStart to Jira for Administrators | Jira Administration is a two-day, hands-on course that explores the most important tasks required to set up Jira, providing students with ample hands-on experience using common administration tasks. This hands-on course enables the Student to administer a JIRA instance and learn by doing . The focus of this course is on Best Practices, and practical skills.

Getting started with JIRA Administration
  • JIRA conceptual review
  • Core concepts
  • Terminology
  • Infrastructure
  • JIRA roles
Groups vs Roles
  • Overview
  • Project roles
  • Creating a role
  • Project scaling
  • JIRA User management
Project Resolution
  • Project status
  • Resolved status
  • Resolution date
  • Overview
  • Project scope schemes
  • Adding users to schemes
  • Issue type schemes
  • Notification schemes
  • Permission schemes
  • Issue security schemes
  • working with schemes
JIRA as a Platform
  • Overview
  • What can be configured
  • Basic JIRA project setup
  • Advanced project setup
  • Overview
  • Designing a workflow
  • Defining a workflow
  • Implementing a workflow
  • Deploying workflows
  • Workflow events
  • Transitions and sub-tasks
Custom Fields
  • Overview
  • Field types
  • Field context
  • Limiting contexts
  • Adding contexts
  • Screens and field configuration
  • Best practices for custom fields
User Lifecycle
  • Overview
  • Adding users
  • Adding third-party users
  • Modifying users
  • Deactivating users
Remote JIRA Access
  • Overview
  • Emails
  • SQL
  • REST
  • Webhooks
  • XML and RSS
  • Command Line Interface
  • Integrating JIRA with other applications
Migrating Data into JIRA
  • Overview
  • Migration steps
  • The CSV importer
  • JIRA cloud migration
Summary and Best Practices
  • Looking back at the Big Picture
  • Optional - Jira Certification Prep Review
Additional course details:

Nexus Humans JumpStart to Jira for Administrators | Jira Administration (TTDV7540) training program is a workshop that presents an invigorating mix of sessions, lessons, and masterclasses meticulously crafted to propel your learning expedition forward.

This immersive bootcamp-style experience boasts interactive lectures, hands-on labs, and collaborative hackathons, all strategically designed to fortify fundamental concepts.

Guided by seasoned coaches, each session offers priceless insights and practical skills crucial for honing your expertise. Whether you're stepping into the realm of professional skills or a seasoned professional, this comprehensive course ensures you're equipped with the knowledge and prowess necessary for success.

While we feel this is the best course for the JumpStart to Jira for Administrators | Jira Administration (TTDV7540) course and one of our Top 10 we encourage you to read the course outline to make sure it is the right content for you.

Additionally, private sessions, closed classes or dedicated events are available both live online and at our training centres in Dublin and London, as well as at your offices anywhere in the UK, Ireland or across EMEA.

Training Insurance Included!

When you organise training, we understand that there is a risk that some people may fall ill, become unavailable. To mitigate the risk we include training insurance for each delegate enrolled on our public schedule, they are welcome to sit on the same Public class within 6 months at no charge, if the case arises.

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