Realdolmen Education


JIRA Server Administration Part 1: Getting up and running

Start date Starting time Course Days Language Location Price (Excl. VAT) Enroll
01-12-2020 09:00 JIRA Server Administration Part 1: Getting up and running 1 EN Online 590.00


1 day(s)


New Jira Server administrators who administer Jira Software, Jira Service Desk, and/or Jira Core


  • Jira Essentials course or equivalent experience using Jira - you should have a basic understanding of projects, issues, issue types, and workflow
  • You should know the basics of using the Jira application(s) you have - Jira Software, Jira Service Desk, and/or Jira Core


After attending this course, attendees should be able to:

  • Configure system settings
  • Set up users and groups
  • Configure global permissions
  • Create and configure projects
  • Create issue types
  • Update workflows
  • Edit fields and screens
  • Configure project permissions and roles
  • Share project configurations


Interactive instructor-led training


In this course, you learn the most important tasks to set up a new Jira instance (Jira Software, Jira Core or Jira Service Desk). You get hands-on experience performing the administration tasks that are common to all three Jira applications.

Topics include a solid introduction to the following areas of Jira Administration: user management, global and project permissions, project roles, and the configuration of issue types, workflows, and screens. You also learn how to share project configuration by taking advantage of the power of schemes. The course includes a variety of business use cases to assist you in understanding Jira administration, and best practices are emphasized for each topic.

Should Cloud customers take this course? It depends. What you learn in this course applies to Jira Cloud. However, there are some differences. For the Cloud platform, user and group management has moved to an area called Site Administration. The course does not cover the new next-gen projects and their administration. Finally, the UI and navigation in the course differs from the Cloud product you have. If you are OK with these differences, then you will benefit from taking this course.


  • System settings
  • User and group management
  • Configuring global permissions
  • Project creation and configuration
  • Project permissions and roles
  • Introduction to issue types, workflows, fields and screens
  • Introduction to schemes