Per-Seat Remote Training

Per-seat remote training is an affordable, convenient option for getting one or two staff members the hands-on knowledge and skills they need. Whether you’re working with a tight budget and/or recent personnel changes require staff members to take on new tasks and responsibilities, per seat remote training may be just what you need.

Available Courses

(Remote training has limited capacity, and seats are available first come, first served.)

Argos Kickstarter (Basic)

This 3-day remote training is ideal for brand new or novice Argos users, and those looking for a refresher.
Course Description

Audience Requirements:
Intermediate knowledge of Banner, and an understanding of query logic or basic SQL.

Attendees will also need:

  • Strong internet connection
  • Dual monitors
  • Headset (for better audio and interaction)
  • Once registered, print out all materials sent by trainer

Does NOT Cover:
This class will not teach analytical reporting (OLAP cubes and charts.)


DataBlock Designer Training
Days 1 – 2
4 hrs each day, 12:00-4:00pm ET

In this hands-on training, we will show the basics of building a DataBlock dashboard and report query.

Topics covered:

  • DataBlock creation
  • Dashboard variables
  • Writing SQL using the Visual Designer
  • Using and updating the Data Dictionary
  • Object level security
  • Scheduling reports
  • Library of Objects
Report Writer Training
Day 3
4 hours, 12:00-4:00pm ET

In this hands-on training, we will show the attendees how to build and modify CSV, Extract, Crosstab, and
Banded reports.

Topics Covered:

  • Creating each report type (CSV, Extract, Banded)
  • Expressions
  • Sorting & filtering
  • Library of Objects
  • Scheduling Reports

Upcoming Dates | Click to register

january

tue11jan(jan 11)9:00 amthu13(jan 13)1:00 pmArgos Kickstarter (Basic)Evisions Argos Kickstarter Training for Argos users.9:00 am - 1:00 pm (13) PT Event Type:Argos,Kickstarter (Basic),Per Seat TrainingProduct:Argos

february

tue15feb(feb 15)9:00 amthu17(feb 17)1:00 pmArgos Kickstarter (Basic)Evisions Argos Kickstarter Training for Argos users.9:00 am - 1:00 pm (17) PT Event Type:Argos,Kickstarter (Basic),Per Seat TrainingProduct:Argos

march

tue29mar(mar 29)9:00 amthu31(mar 31)1:00 pmArgos Kickstarter (Basic)Evisions Argos Kickstarter Training for Argos users.9:00 am - 1:00 pm (31) PT Event Type:Argos,Kickstarter (Basic),Per Seat TrainingProduct:Argos

Argos Advanced - DataBlock Designer

In this 3-day hands-on training, we will show the advanced features of building a DataBlock dashboard and report query.
Course Description

Audience Requirements:
Intermediate knowledge of Banner, and an understanding of query logic or basic SQL.

Attendees will also need:

  • Strong internet connection
  • Dual monitors
  • Headset (for better audio and interaction)
  • Once registered, print out all materials sent by trainer

Does NOT Cover:
This class will not teach creation of Extract, Banded, or Cross-tab reports.


Advanced DataBlock Designer Training
Days 1 – 3
4 hrs each day, 12:00-4:00pm ET

Topics covered:

  • DataBlock creation
  • Dashboard variables
  • Report query
  • OLAP cube
  • Dashboards with multiple forms
  • Drill through charts
  • Using the Visual Designer with subqueries, functions, and unions
  • Security
  • Object level security
  • Report query field level security
  • Scheduling reports
  • Library of Objects & templates
  • Using and updating the Data Dictionary
  • Support Resources
Upcoming Dates | Click to register

december

tue07dec(dec 7)9:00 amthu09(dec 9)1:00 pmArgos Advanced – DataBlock DesignerEvisions DataBlock Design Training for Argos users.9:00 am - 1:00 pm (9) PT Event Type:Advanced – DataBlock Designer,Argos,Per Seat TrainingProduct:Argos

january

tue18jan(jan 18)9:00 amthu20(jan 20)1:00 pmArgos Advanced – DataBlock DesignerEvisions DataBlock Design Training for Argos users.9:00 am - 1:00 pm (20) PT Event Type:Advanced – DataBlock Designer,Argos,Per Seat TrainingProduct:Argos

march

tue08mar(mar 8)9:00 amthu10(mar 10)1:00 pmArgos Advanced – DataBlock DesignerEvisions DataBlock Design Training for Argos users.9:00 am - 1:00 pm (10) PT Event Type:Advanced – DataBlock Designer,Argos,Per Seat TrainingProduct:Argos

Argos Advanced - Report Writer

In this 3-day hands-on training, we will dive more in depth and show the advanced features of building and modifying CSV, Extract, Crosstab, and Banded reports.

Course Description

Audience Requirements:
Intermediate users who use pre-built DataBlocks to build a variety of reports. These users should be comfortable learning new software tools and basic report creation.

Attendees will also need:

  • Strong internet connection
  • Dual monitors
  • Headset (for better audio and interaction)
  • Once registered, print out all materials sent by trainer

Does NOT Cover:
Creation of DataBlocks.


Advanced Report Writer Training
Days 1 – 3
4 hrs each day, 12:00-4:00pm ET

Topics covered:

  • Creating each report type (CSV, Extract, Banded, Crosstab)
  • Expressions
  • Sorting & filtering
  • Grouping in Banded and Extract reports
  • Library of Objects and templates
  • Scheduling Reports
  • Using Datasets in Banded reports
Upcoming Dates | Click to register

december

tue14dec(dec 14)9:00 amthu16(dec 16)1:00 pmArgos Advanced – Report WriterEvisions Report Writing Training for Argos users.9:00 am - 1:00 pm (16) PT Event Type:Advanced – Report Writer,Argos,Per Seat TrainingProduct:Argos

january

tue25jan(jan 25)9:00 amthu27(jan 27)1:00 pmArgos Advanced – Report WriterEvisions Report Writing Training for Argos users.9:00 am - 1:00 pm (27) PT Event Type:Advanced – Report Writer,Argos,Per Seat TrainingProduct:Argos

march

tue15mar(mar 15)9:00 amthu17(mar 17)1:00 pmArgos Advanced – Report WriterEvisions Report Writing Training for Argos users.9:00 am - 1:00 pm (17) PT Event Type:Advanced – Report Writer,Argos,Per Seat TrainingProduct:Argos

SQL for Argos 1

Designed for the learner who has been through the DataBlock Designer class but does not know Oracle SQL. In this 3-day class the learner, through a combination of class exercises and independent workshops, will learn the basics of Oracle SQL in Argos, including joins and subqueries. (This is part 1 of a 2-part class.)
Course Description

Audience
Employees who are new to the DataBlock Designer role and who do not have much experience in writing SQL queries.

Audience Requirements:
Completed Argos Advanced – DataBlock Designer training (or have similar familiarity with the tool).

Little to no SQL experience required.

Attendees will also need:

  • Strong internet connection
  • Dual monitors
  • Headset (for better audio and interaction)
  • Once registered, print out all materials sent by trainer

SQL for Argos (Part 1) Training
Days 1 – 3
4 hrs each day, 12:00-4:00pm ET

Topics covered:

  • Database concepts
  • SELECT, FROM, WHERE, ORDER BY
  • Alias and Data Dictionary
  • Joins: inner, outer right, outer left
  • Call an Oracle function in the SELECT and WHERE clause: upper, to_date, to_char, string, sysdate, between
  • Call a Banner function in the SELECT and WHERE clause
  • Use the Object Source DataBlock to find a function and use it correctly
  • Identify when to use a case statement
  • Case statements
  • Use a column number in the ORDER BY clause
  • Group operations
Upcoming Dates | Click to register

december

tue30nov(nov 30)8:00 amthu02dec(dec 2)12:00 pmSQL for Argos 1Evisions SQL for Argos 1 for Argos users.(november 30) 8:00 am - (december 2) 12:00 pm PT Event Type:Argos,Per Seat Training,SQL for Argos 1

SQL for Argos 2

Designed for the learner who has been through the DataBlock Designer class but does not know Oracle SQL. In this 3-day class the learner, through a combination of class exercises and independent workshops, will learn more about Oracle SQL in Argos, including subqueries, as well as how to create multi-form Dashboards, interactive charts and OLAP cubes. (This is part 2 of a 2-part class.)
Course Description

Audience
Employees who are new to the DataBlock Designer role and who do not have much experience in writing SQL queries.

Audience Requirements:
Completed Argos Advanced – DataBlock Designer training (or have similar familiarity with the tool).

Completed SQL for Argos (Part 1) training.

Little to no SQL experience required.

Attendees will also need:

  • Strong internet connection
  • Dual monitors
  • Headset (for better audio and interaction)
  • Once registered, print out all materials sent by trainer

SQL for Argos (Part 2) Training
Days 1 – 3
4 hrs each day, 12:00-4:00pm ET

Topics covered:

  • Unions
  • Having
  • Datasets in Banded and Extract reports
  • Multiple data sources
  • Dashboard navigation techniques
  • Charting
  • OLAP
  • Subqueries
  • Subqueries with in, not in, exist, not exist
  • WITH clause
Upcoming Dates | Click to register

No Events

MAPS Admin

Learn the basics of the MAPS Config application and how to configure applications, users, data connections, and other server options.
Course Description

Audience
Employees who are new to the MAPS Administrator role or need a refresher.

Attendees will also need:

  • Strong internet connection
  • Dual monitors
  • Headset (for better audio and interaction)
  • Once registered, print out all materials sent by trainer

MAPS Admin Training
Days 1 – 3
4 hrs each day, 12:00-4:00pm ET

Topics covered:

  • Data source connections
  • Connections to MAPS and Argos internal databases
  • LDAP connection setup for users/groups from Active Directory
  • API configurations
  • Email server connection
  • FTP server connection
  • Installation of Argos Data Dictionary
  • Installation and setup of Windows printers
  • Setup of Users/Groups
  • SSL setup
  • API security
  • Database (ADO) security
  • Log files and audit setup
  • Backups
  • Universal Launcher
Upcoming Dates | Click to register

march

tue01mar9:00 amthu03(mar 3)1:00 pmMAPS AdminDesigned for those new to the MAPS Admin role.9:00 am - 1:00 pm (3) PT Event Type:Admin,MAPS,Per Seat Training

SQL Advanced Techniques

Designed to expand beyond the learner’s basic knowledge of SQL to leverage the functionality of their Oracle database and develop custom Argos applications. The learner will create custom functions and tables on the database using inserts, deletes and updates. Attendees will work on guided exercises throughout the class to apply the concepts in both SQL Developer and Argos. (This class is five hours per day, for six days spread across two weeks.)
Course Description

Audience
Employees with a good grounding in how to create basic SQL and are looking to expand their knowledge to optimize SQL and leverage Oracle functionality to create custom functions and tables. This class does not cover basics of SELECT, FROM, WHERE.

Audience Requirements
Completed Argos Advanced – DataBlock Designer training (or have similar familiarity with the tool).

Strong novice, with a good understanding of basic SELECT FROM WHERE statement and joins.

Attendees will also need:

  • Strong internet connection
  • Dual monitors
  • Headset (for better audio and interaction)
  • Once registered, print out all materials sent by trainer

SQL Advanced Techniques Training
SQL Advanced Techniques Training is conducted remotely over six days across two weeks.

The general agenda for each day is as follows:
6 days over 2 weeks
5 hrs. each day, 11:00am-4:00pm ET

Topics covered:

WEEK 1

Day 1

  • Database concepts
  • Alias and Data Dictionary
  • Object Security in Argos
  • Introduction to Oracle Functions
  • Call Oracle Functions in Select/Where

Day 2

  • Joins
  • Unions, including Them Unions
  • Aggregate Functions and Group By

Day 3

  • Introduction to Banner Functions
  • Call Banner Functions in Select/Where
  • If-Then-Else Logic (Includes CASE)
  • Advanced Order By Options
WEEK 2

Day 4

  • Introduction to Subqueries (Scalar, Noncorrelated, Correlated)
  • Advanced Subqueries (Inline Views and With)

Day 5

  • SQL for Charting
  • OLAP Cubes
  • Using Datasets in Reports and Extract Reports

Day 6

  • SQL Variables
  • PL/SQL
  • Insert, Update, Delete
Upcoming Dates | Click to register

No Events

Questions?

If you can’t find the information you need on the linked pages above, or if you have additional questions, please contact Jaclyn Tocco, Evisions Account Representative.

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