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Workfront Ascent: Role-based Training Programs

Workfront Ascent has learning programs for Workfront users with Plan licenses. This article outlines the learning programs for the following roles:

Project Manager

The following table lists the courses recommended for a project manager:

Course

OnDemand

Live

OnDemand Duration

Getting Started

 

7 min

Project Manager Fundamentals

42 min

Project Timelines

20 min

Milestones

 

21 min

Approval Processes

 

14 min

Project Templates

 

17 min

Managing Issues

 

N/A

Workfront Mobile App

 

N/A

Custom Forms

 

19 min

Queue Management

27 min

Report Creation, Parts 1 and 2

78 min

Total Time

   

4 hr 5 min

Additional Learning Library courses recommended for project managers:

  • Advanced Reporting (Parts 1, 2, and 3)
  • Agile
  • How to Train Your Users
  • Portfolio Management
  • Project Finances
  • Resource Scheduling
  • Logging Time & Timesheets
  • Defining Workflows with Statuses
  • Calendars in Workfront

Project Manager with Review & Approval

The following table lists the courses recommended for a project manager with Review and Approval permissions:

Course

OnDemand

Live

OnDemand

Duration

Getting Started

 

7 min

Project Manager Fundamentals

42 min

Project Timelines

20 min

Milestones

 

21 min

Approval Processes

 

14 min

Project Templates

 

17 min

Managing Issues

 

N/A

Workfront Mobile App

 

N/A

Custom Forms

 

19 min

Queue Management

27 min

Report Creation, Parts 1 and 2

78 min

Reviewing Proofs

32 min

Manage Reviews & Approvals with Workfront

N/A 

Total Time

    4 hr 37 min 

Additional Learning Library courses recommended for project managers with Review and Approval permissions:

  • Advanced Reporting (Parts 1, 2, and 3)
  • Agile
  • How to Train Your Users
  • Portfolio Management
  • Project Finances
  • Resource Scheduling
  • Logging Time & Timesheets
  • Defining Workflows with Statuses
  • Calendars in Workfront
  • Workfront DAM Manager Program
  • Review & Approval Manager Program 

Resource Manager

The following table lists the courses recommended for a resource manager:

Course

OnDemand

Live

OnDemand

Duration

Getting Started

 

7 min

Project Manager Fundamentals

42 min

Resource Scheduling

18 min

Resource Planning

 

42 min

Legacy Resource Management

 

60 min

Logging Time & Timesheets

 

8 min

Timesheet Creation

 

18 min

Total Time

     3 hr 15 min

Additional Learning Library courses recommended for resource managers:

  • Project Timelines
  • Report Creation

Administrator

The following table lists the courses recommended for an Administrator:

Courses

OnDemand

Live

OnDemand

Duration

Getting Started

 

7 min

Getting Started as a Workfront Administrator

 

N/A

Project Manager Fundamentals

42 min

Project Timelines

20 min

Milestones

 

21 min

Approval Processes

 

14 min

Project Templates

 

17 min

Managing Issues

 

N/A

Workfront Mobile App

 

N/A

Custom Forms

 

19 min

Queue Management

27 min

Report Creation, Parts 1 and 2

78 min

Workfront Administrator Fundamentals

 

34 min

Setting Up Issues

  N/A 

Understanding Licenses & Access Levels

N/A 

Adding Users to Workfront

  N/A 

Notifications & Subscriptions

 N/A

Driving User Adoption

34 min

Total Time

    5 hr 13 min 

Additional Learning Library courses recommended for administrators:

  • Advanced Reporting (Parts 1, 2, and 3)
  • Agile
  • Workfront DAM Administrator Program
  • How to Train Your Users
  • Improve the User Experience with Dashboards & Layout Templates
  • Legacy Resource Management
  • Review & Approval Administrator Program
  • Project Finances
  • Resource Management Administrator Program
  • Defining Workflows with Statuses
  • Timesheet Creation
  • Setting up Finances
  • Calendars in Workfront

 

Administrator with Review & Approval

The following table lists the courses recommended for an administrator with Review and Approval permissions:

Courses

OnDemand

Live

OnDemand

Duration

Getting Started

 

7 min

Getting Started as a Workfront Administrator

 

N/A

Project Manager Fundamentals

42 min

Project Timelines

20 min

Milestones

 

21 min

Approval Processes

 

14 min

Project Templates

 

17 min

Managing Issues

 

N/A

Workfront Mobile App

 

N/A

Custom Forms

 

19 min

Queue Management

27 min

Report Creation, Parts 1 and 2

78 min

Workfront Administrator Fundamentals

 

34 min

Setting Up Issues

  N/A 

Understanding Licenses & Access Levels

 N/A

Adding Users to Workfront

   N/A

Notifications & Subscriptions

 N/A

Reviewing Proofs

32 min

Manage Reviews & Approvals with Workfront

44 min

Review & Approval Administration, Part 1

40 min

Review & Approval Administration, Part 2

45 min

Driving User Adoption

34 min

Total Time

     7 hr 54 min

Additional Learning Library courses recommended for administrators with Review and Approval permissions:

  • Advanced Reporting (Parts 1, 2, and 3)
  • Agile
  • Workfront DAM Administrator Program
  • How to Train Your Users
  • Improve the User Experience with Dashboards & Layout Templates
  • Legacy Resource Management
  • Project Finances
  • Resource Management Administrator Program
  • Defining Workflows with Statuses
  • Timesheet Creation
  • Setting up Finances
  • Calendars in Workfront