Following the conference, two half-day software training sessions will be available to VFA Victoria User Forum participants at a discounted rate. Space is limited. REGISTER TODAY! For more information, contact Cath Ronan at cronan@vfa.com.

VFA Report Author Software Training Overview
This half-day class will enable participants to maximize the benefits of VFA.facility’s Report Author tool. Through a hands-on approach, the class is designed to provide a basic understanding of the functionality of the report author tool, thus enabling users to be able to create basic and advanced reports.

Training Session Date and Time:  Friday, September 20, 2013      8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Training Registration Fee:  $300 USD

Topics include:

  • Report Creation
  • Overview of Reports Module
  • Basic List Report
  • Working with Columns
  • Formatting Reports
  • Advanced Report Creation
  • Creating a Grouped List Report
  • Working with Calculated Fields
  • Create a Report View

Prerequisites

  • Participants should possess basic Internet and Microsoft Windows navigation skills, have previously used Microsoft Word and Excel or other similar programs, have an understanding of facility management and be familiar with the cost estimating concepts.
  • Report Author functionality will be provided to participants during training and on the training site for up to 30 days after the training. However, Report Author functionality requires an optional license in order for participants to use with their own data.

VFA.facility® Dashboards and Data Queries
This half-day Dashboards and Data Queries training will enable participants to maximize the benefits of VFA.facility’s dashboard and data queries functionality. Create dashboards with existing report content, and learn how to pinpoint and extract the specific data needed for reporting within your organization. Through a hands-on approach, the class is designed to provide a basic understanding of this functionality.

Training Session Date and Time:  Friday, September 20, 2013      1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Training Registration Fee:  $300 USD

Topics include:

Dashboards

  • Working with Dashboard Pages
  • Create a Dashboard Page
  • Set Dashboard Layout
  • Set Dashboard Page Style
  • Edit Report Viewer Portlets
  • Editing a Dashboard Page
  • Adding Dashboard Pages to the Home Page

Data Queries

  • Constructing a Data Query
  • Filtering a Query
  • Data Query Applications

Prerequisites
Participants should possess basic Internet and Microsoft Windows navigation skills, have previously used Microsoft Word and Excel or other similar programs, have an understanding of facility management and be familiar with the cost estimating concepts.

REGISTER TODAY!

Training Location:
ctc TrainCanada – Victoria
777 Fort Street, Second Floor
Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1G9
Canada

Directions (walking):

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Parking: Parking is available for the full day at $12 or at $8 for 4-4.5 hrs at the city of Victoria parkades located on the north and south side of Fort St. respectively. There are also various Robbins parkades available in the surrounding area.