Jira for Beginners - Detailed Course to Get Started in Jira


Different companies use different methods to organize their projects, and the right tool to suit your needs is best determined by the type of methodology you use. Jira is an excellent example of a project management tool that can help diverse teams manage projects.

Jira is a very flexible project management and issue-tracking tool, making it useful in a wide array of environments. The program’s issue types and workflows allow customization for almost any scenario, and all can be easily configured with the help of the administrative back end.

There are different versions of Jira available, but the core concepts are applicable across these versions. This course uses a non-premium version of Jira software on Cloud. This is the Jira flagship version commonly used for agile project management, and companies that use the agile methodology will doubtlessly benefit from deploying it. A basic understanding of agile concepts is required in learning about Jira, so we will cover the fundamentals of agile methodology in this course.

This is an introduction to Jira, so if you are a beginner, this course can bring you from zero to hero in no time!

The key takeaways from the course are:

  • The different versions of Jira

  • Basics of agile methodology

  • Key agile and Jira terminology

  • Navigating Jira’s interface

  • How to create and customize a team-managed project

  • Using a company-managed project

  • Team-managed project vs. company-managed project

  • How to create and manage Scrum boards and Kanban boards

  • How to create issues and the various issue types

  • Creating filters

  • Using dashboards

  • Jira’s reports and roadmaps

  • User management

  • Understanding workflows

  • Understanding how schemes work

  • Creating custom fields

  • Automation basics

  • Jira system administration overview

  • Customizing Jira using the administrative back end

This course includes:

  1. 4 hours of video tutorials

  2. 39 individual video lectures

  3. Certificate of completion

  4. Instructor files so you can follow along

What will you learn
  • Learn what Jira is and its applications

  • Learn the basics of Agile Methodology

  • Get to know Jira's interface

  • Become familiar with Company-Managed Projects

  • No prior Jira experience needed
  • Knowledge of Agile Methodology is an advantage but not required


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