Expert led, hands-on Atlassian training

This course gives you a solid introduction to getting a service desk up and running using JIRA Service Desk. You'll get hands-on experience performing the most crucial configuration tasks to set up your service desk. Topics include configuring and branding your customer portal, creating queues and SLAs for your service team, linking a knowledge base, adding participants, and automating your service desk. The course includes a variety of business use cases to assist you in understanding JIRA Service Desk administration, and best practices are emphasized for each topic.

High level topics

  1. Introduction to JIRA Service Desk
  2. Creating a service desk
  3. Setting up request types for your customers
  4. Creating queues for your service teams
  5. Creating service level agreement (SLA) metrics
  6. Linking your service desk to a Confluence knowledge base
  7. Adding an email address to accept email requests from your customers
  8. Branding your customer portal and global help desk
  9. Adding agents, customers, and other JIRA users to your service desk
  10. Automating your service desk

Level: Introductory to intermediate

Who should attend

Anyone responsible for setting up a JIRA Service Desk project which includes:

  • JIRA Administrators
  • Service Desk Administrators
  • Service Desk Managers
  • Team Managers
  • IT Managers

Suggested prerequisites

  • If you're solely responsible for setting up a JIRA Service Desk project, there are no prerequisites.
  • If you're also responsible for setting up JIRA company-wide, you should have completed JIRA Administration Part 1 or have equivalent experience.

Course objectives

After attending this course, attendees should be able to:

  • Create a service desk project
  • Set up request types
  • Create queues
  • Create service level agreement (SLA) metrics
  • Link your service desk to a Confluence knowledge base
  • Add an email account
  • Brand your customer portal and global help desk
  • Add agents, customers, and other JIRA users
  • Create and customize automation rules


Friday, March 17, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM (CDT) 


Praecipio Consulting - 5918 West Courtyard Drive Suite 450, Austin, TX 78730

As an Authorized Atlassian Training Partner and Atlassian Platinum Enterprise Expert, we deliver value-added instruction and expertise to help you increase your knoweldge of and throughput with the Atlassian product suite.

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This means that we have the most experience working with Atlassian tools and have insight into new products, features, and beta testing. Through our profound knowledge of Atlassian environments and their intricacies, we can guide your organization as you navigate these important changes.


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