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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

 

6 min

Project Manager Fundamentals

61 min

Project Timelines

22 min

Milestones

 

23 min

Approval Processes

 

15 min

Project Templates

 

21 min

Managing Issues

 

10 min

Custom Forms

 

21 min

Queue Management

30 min

Report Creation, Parts 1 and 2

85 min

Total Time

   

4 hr 54 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
  • Prioritizing Work with Workfront Portfolios
  • 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

 

6 min

Project Manager Fundamentals

61 min

Reviewing Proofs

 

 

37 min 

Manage Reviews & Approvals with Workfront

 

 

65 min 

Project Timelines

 

22 min

Milestones

 

23 min

Approval Processes

 

15 min

Project Templates

 

21 min

Managing Issues

 

10

Custom Forms

 

21 min

Queue Management

30 min

Report Creation, Parts 1 and 2

85 min

Total Time

    6 hr 36 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
  • Boredom vs. Burnout: Managing Your Team’s Workload
  • Logging Time & Timesheets
  • Defining Workflows with Statuses
  • Calendars in Workfront
  • Workfront DAM Manager Program
  • Review & Approval Manager Program 

WORKFRONT'S SOLUTIONS FOR BETTER PEOPLE MANAGEMENT (Resource Management)

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

Course

OnDemand

Live

OnDemand

Duration

Introduction to Workfront’s Solutions for Better People Management

 

9 min

Prioritizing Work with Workfront Portfolios

 

30 min

Managing Resource Capacity to Execute Important Work

 

20 min

Boredom vs. Burnout: Managing Your Team’s Workload

 

15 min

Utilization Reporting

 

17 min

Setting Up Workfront for Better People Management

 

21 min

Total Time

     1 hr 52 min

Additional Learning Library courses recommended for resource managers:

  • Project Manager Fundamentals
  • Report Creation
  • Using the Time-Off Calendar
  • Timesheet Creation
  • Moving from Legacy to New Resource Management
  • Project Timelines

Administrator

The following table lists the courses recommended for an Administrator:

Courses

OnDemand

Live

OnDemand

Duration

Getting Started

 

6 min

Getting Started as a Workfront Administrator

 

8 min

Project Manager Fundamentals

61 min

Project Timelines

 

22 min

Milestones

 

23 min

Approval Processes

 

15 min

Project Templates

 

21 min

Managing Issues

 

10 min

Custom Forms

 

21 min

Queue Management

30 min

Report Creation, Parts 1 and 2

84 min

Workfront Administrator Fundamentals

 

44 min

Setting Up Issues

  10 min 

Understanding Licenses & Access Levels

15 min 

Adding Users to Workfront

  10 min 

Notifications & Subscriptions

15 min

Driving User Adoption

37 min

Total Time

    7 hr 12 min 

Additional Learning Library courses recommended for administrators:

  • Advanced Reporting (Parts 1, 2, and 3)
  • Scrum and Kanban
  • Introduction to 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
  • Workfront Mobile App

 

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

 

6 min

Getting Started as a Workfront Administrator

 

8 min

Project Manager Fundamentals

61 min

Reviewing Proofs

 

 37 min

Manage Reviews & Approvals with Workfront

 

 

65 min 

Project Timelines

22 min

Milestones

 

23 min

Approval Processes

 

15 min

Project Templates

 

21 min

Managing Issues

 

10 min

Custom Forms

 

15 min

Queue Management

30 min

Report Creation, Parts 1 and 2

84 min

Workfront Administrator Fundamentals

 

44 min

Setting Up Issues

  10 min 

Understanding Licenses & Access Levels

15 min

Adding Users to Workfront

  10 min

Notifications & Subscriptions

15 min

Review & Approval Administration, Part 1

62 min

Review & Approval Administration, Part 2

55 min

Driving User Adoption

37 min

Total Time

     10 hr 51 min

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

  • Advanced Reporting (Parts 1, 2, and 3)
  • Scrum and Kanban
  • Introduction to 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
This article last updated on 2018-03-25 14:17:51 UTC