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Archer LDAP - Beyond the Basics

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Archer Single Sign-On - Beyond the Basics

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Archer Training Schedule - 2022-23

Below is the planned Archer training schedule, broken apart by region. Due to the ongoing pandemic and the unreliability of air travel, all courses will be delivered virtually over Zoom. New to 2023, we are moving toward on-demand training only for t...

Archer Training Courses

Below you will find a full listing of courses available, divided by general audience type, and listed in recommended order of consumption. Click into each course title to learn more about what's included. For a calendar of instructor-led courses thro...

Getting Started with Archer: Introduction to Archer

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Getting Started with Archer: Foundational Skills

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Getting Started with Archer: Deployment Options

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Archer New User Experience

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Developing Archer Power Users and Business Analysts

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Archer Administration I

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Archer Administration II

To Register:Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest.New to Archer Training?...

Archer Application Design Best Practices

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Archer Advanced Workflow - Beyond the Basics

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Archer Infrastructure Administration

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Introduction to Archer APIs

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Archer APIs - A Practical Lab

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Archer Self-Guided Exploration Lab

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Archer Assessment & Authorization for Public Sector

To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Trainin...

Archer - Additional Virtual Lab Time

To purchase: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page.All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for "lab time". New to Archer Training? Click f...

Below is the planned Archer training schedule, broken apart by region.  Due to the ongoing pandemic and the unreliability of air travel, all courses will be delivered virtually over Zoom.   New to 2023, we are moving toward on-demand training only for three courses: Archer New User Experience, Archer Infrastructure Administration, and Archer Assessment & Authorization for Public Sector.    Kindly note that courses may be canceled due to low/no enrollments, and there is a maximum number of students per class. To ensure your seat in a class, be sure to register early. The last day to register for a course is the Wednesday of the week prior to the start date of the course. This is necessary in order to allow time for lab provisioning, communication, and other course preparation activities.   Unless otherwise noted, all classes run from 9am-5pm in the designated time zone.   If you would like to schedule a private training course session for your own organization, please contact us for details. Click here to view the full listing of all training courses available.   US East Time Zone (UTC-5)   Month Date(s) Course Name December 2022 5-6 Archer Assessment & Authorization for Public Sector January 2023 9-12 Archer Administration I 23-26 Archer Administration II 30 Adv Workflow - Beyond the Basics February 1-2 Developing Archer Power Users & Business Analysts 20-23 Archer Administration I 27-Mar 2 Archer Administration II March 13 Adv Workflow - Beyond the Basics  15-16 Developing Archer Power Users & Business Analysts 27-30 Archer Administration I April 3-6 Archer Administration II May 8-11 Archer Administration I 15-18 Archer Administration II June 5 Adv Workflow - Beyond the Basics  7-8 Developing Archer Power Users & Business Analysts 26-29 Archer Administration I July 10-13 Archer Administration II August 7-10 Archer Administration I 14-17 Archer Administration II 28 Adv Workflow - Beyond the Basics 30-31 Developing Archer Power Users & Business Analysts  September 18-21 Archer Administration I 25-28 Archer Administration II October 2023 2 Adv Workflow - Beyond the Basics 4-5 Developing Archer Power Users & Business Analysts   16-19 Archer Administration I 23-26 Archer Administration II November 2023   No Training Planned December 2023 4-5 Developing Archer Power Users & Business Analysts  11-14 Archer Administration I UK Time Zone (UTC) Month Date(s) Course Name December 2022   No UK-based courses scheduled this month January 2023 9 Adv Workflow - Beyond the Basics 16-19 Archer Administration I 23-24 Developing Archer Power Users & Business Analysts   February 6-9 Archer Administration II 27-Mar 2 Archer Administration I March 6-9 Archer Administration II 13 Adv Workflow - Beyond the Basics 15-16 Developing Archer Power Users & Business Analysts   April 17-20 Archer Administration I 24-27 Archer Administration II  May 22-25 Archer Administration I June 5-8 Archer Administration II 12 Adv Workflow - Beyond the Basics 14-15 Developing Archer Power Users & Business Analysts   July 10-13 Archer Administration I  17-20 Archer Administration II August 14-17 Archer Administration I 21-24 Archer Administration II September 5 Adv Workflow - Beyond the Basics 6-7 Developing Archer Power Users & Business Analysts   October 2023 2-5 Archer Administration I 9-12 Archer Administration II 23-24 Developing Archer Power Users & Business Analysts   November 2023 20-23 Archer Administration I December 2023 4-7 Archer Administration II 11 Adv Workflow - Beyond the Basics 13-14 Developing Archer Power Users & Business Analysts   Australia Time Zone (AEST) Month Date(s) Course Name February 2023 6-9 Archer Administration I - FULL 27-Mar 2 Archer Administration I May 2023 1-4 Archer Administration II July 2023 3-6 Archer Administration I August 2023 28-31 Archer Administration II November 2023 27-30 Archer Administration I
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Below you will find a full listing of courses available, divided by general audience type, and listed in recommended order of consumption. Click into each course title to learn more about what's included. For a calendar of instructor-led courses through 2023, please click here.   Course Title Delivery Options Cost Getting Started with Archer Series Beginning Your Learning Journey This course is the perfect place to start your Archer training journey. Use this introductory session to determine which training path is right for you or the other individuals in your organization. Looking for training on Solutions & Use Cases? This course will show you where to find the most up-to-date information!  On-Demand/Self-Paced only Free Introduction to Archer This 20-minute interactive course provides a high-level, easy to understand overview of the purpose of the Archer Suite, its most common use cases, and how Archer can benefit an organization interested in governance, risk and compliance.  On-Demand/Self-Paced only Free Foundational Skills This 30-minute self-paced course provides an overview of the foundational skills required by any Archer user, regardless of use case. Designed for individuals new to Archer, the video will get users up and running before attending the Developing Archer Power Users and Business Analysts course or the Admin I training.  On-Demand/Self-Paced only Free Deployment Options This 3 0-minute On-demand course explores each deployment scenario available for Archer. The training content also includes criteria for decision-making purposes and shows why or when you may choose one deployment option over the other.  On-Demand/Self-Paced only Free Course Title Delivery Options Cost Business Users Archer New User Experience This one-day activity driven course will guide new Archer users in navigating the user interface, entering records, completing assigned workflow tasks, searching, reporting, and customizing the interface. The skills learned during this foundational course can be generalized to a client specific environment. *Beginning 2023, this class will be available only in the on-demand option, unless scheduled as a dedicated/private course for a specific organization. Live Instructor-Led (Virtual)* or On-Demand/Self-Paced 1000 Training Credits Developing Archer Power Users and Business Analysts This two-day course will teach participants how to “Think Archer” and to effectively create Archer specific business requirements and map workflows. The course fosters the development of Archer Power-users and Business Analysts within your organization to bridge the knowledge-gap between standard Archer Users and System Administrators. Participants will gain a deeper understanding of the out-of-the-box Archer use cases and begin expanding their skills to become future Archer application owners. Live Instructor-Led (Virtual) or On-Demand/Self-Paced   2000 Training Credits Course Title Delivery Options Cost Administrators Archer Administration I This 4-day training course is intended to give new Archer platform administrators a foundation of knowledge that will equip them to build applications, set up access control, and create dashboards and reports for their users. After taking this training, students will be able to begin planning, configuring, and managing an Archer environment. Live Instructor-Led (Virtual) or On-Demand/Self-Paced   4000 Training Credits Archer Administration II This 4-day training course is intended to expand the knowledge of Archer administrators and equip them to leverage platform functionality not explored in the Administration I course. After taking this course, students will be able to create complex reports, configure Advanced Workflow, build data feeds, and manage questionnaire campaigns. Live Instructor-Led (Virtual) or On-Demand/Self-Paced   4000 Training Credits Archer Application Design Best Practices The Archer Platform offers incredible flexibility in terms of what can be built and configured. This 20-minute course contains best practice suggestions to consider when configuring applications and the associated data displays within Archer. On-Demand/Self-Paced only Free Archer Advanced Workflow - Beyond the Basics This one-day workshop expands on Advanced Workflow skills introduced during the Archer Administration II course. Participants will engage in advanced hands-on activities that build upon previously acquired skills. Live Instructor-Led (Virtual) only   1000 Training Credits Archer Access Control - Beyond the Basics This self-paced training with lab includes troubleshooting use cases and exercises to enable the learner to become well-practiced in Access Control scenarios. Estimated time to complete is 3 hours. On-Demand/Self-Paced only 500 Training Credits Archer Infrastructure Administration This course is aimed at the IT Teams who administer the Archer Server and Server Side Functions. In this class you will learn how to configure LDAP Integration, SSO, SQL Maintenance, and Archer Control Panel Settings. On-Demand/Self-Paced   2000 Training Credits Archer Installation and Upgrade This self-paced training with lab provides instructions for installing Archer and upgrading that installation to a newer version. Also included are troubleshooting exercises for various situations that might arise while installing or upgrading Archer.  Estimated time to complete is 8 hours. On-Demand/Self-Paced only 500 Training Credits Archer Single Sign-On - Beyond the Basics This self-paced  training  with lab provides a detailed overview of Single Sign-On (SSO) in Archer and how to configure using Windows Integrated and Active Directory Federated (AD FS) services. It includes a guide for investigating SSO issues. Participants will be able to engage in troubleshooting sample problems that may arise. On-Demand/Self-Paced only 500 Training Credits Archer LDAP - Beyond the Basics This self-paced  training  with lab provides a detailed overview of LDAP in Archer. It includes a decision tree flow chart for investigating LDAP Cases. Participants will be able to engage in troubleshooting sample cases. On-Demand/Self-Paced only 500 Training Credits Introduction to Archer APIs Are you an existing Archer customer interested in API integration? This 30-minute On-Demand learning will cover all the basics to get you started! This course is an introduction to APIs as a general concept and explains how APIs can be used with Archer. On-Demand/Self-Paced only Free Archer APIs - A Practical Lab This On-Demand Lab will get you started on your API journey utilizing the three Archer APIs. Estimated time to complete is 3 hours. On-Demand/Self-Paced only 500 Training Credits Course Title Delivery Options Cost Solutions Training Archer Self-Guided Exploration Lab This On-Demand lab enables students to explore Archer as a system administrator. All solutions and use cases are included in this lab environment, along with a lab guide that offers instructions for completing the most commonly followed processes in each use case. On-Demand/Self-Paced only 500 Training Credits Archer Assessment and Authorization for Public Sector This two-day classroom-based training offers a look into the automation of Assessment and Authorization (A&A) built to fit your risk and compliance needs. This course addresses the process of authorizing a new system to operate, and introduces how those systems can be leveraged to provide a high-level look at risk across an organization. *Beginning 2023, this class will be available only in the on-demand option, unless scheduled as a dedicated/private course for a specific organization. Live Instructor-Led (Virtual)* or On-Demand/Self-Paced   2000 Training Credits Course Title Delivery Options Cost Other Offerings Archer On-Demand/Self-Paced Subscription If On-Demand/Self-Paced training works well for you, consider purchasing an Archer Subscription. Each subscription is good for a single student for a full 12 months, and includes all Archer courses available in the self-paced format. Courses normally offered with lab exercises are also included, though your lab time is for a limited duration for each class, and can be requested at a time that works for you. Because this is already discounted at more than 50%, no additional discounts apply. Includes all courses available in on-demand/self-paced format for a full year. $7500 USD (Training Credits do not apply) Virtual Lab Extension Are you currently working through a lab for a class and want the expiration date and runtime of your lab to be extended? This option allows you to purchase an additional 20 hours of runtime over an additional 4 weeks. Applies to virtual labs already in progress 500 Training Credits  
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To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page. All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Training? Click for account setup instructions Overview This activity-driven course will guide new Archer users in navigating the user interface, entering records, completing assigned workflow tasks, searching, reporting, and customizing the interface. The skills learned during this foundational course can be generalized to a client-specific environment. Audience Anyone interested in exploring essential Archer functionality in a hands-on learning experience. Delivery Options Instructor-Led (all classes are virtual at this time), or On-Demand/Self-Paced Duration 1 Day (if Instructor-Led) Prerequisite Knowledge/Skills Students should have basic computer skills but no previous Archer expertise is required Course Objectives Upon successful completion of this course, participants should be able to: Navigate the Archer user interface Use applications to enter and modify records Interact with tasks and workflows to complete job functions Use search tools to retrieve information Create and update reports and charts Build personal dashboards Leverage system-level and community-level user resources   Course Outline Introduction Login and navigation Using tasks to edit records Working with records Adding records using quick links Managing workspaces Dashboard home pages Workflows Searches Reports and charts Good practices
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To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page. All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Training? Click for account setup instructions Overview This course will teach participants how to “Think Archer” and to effectively create Archer specific business requirements and map workflows. The course fosters the development of Archer Power-users and Business Analysts within your organization to bridge the knowledge-gap between standard Archer Users and System Administrators. Participants will gain a deeper understanding of the out-of-the-box Archer use cases and begin expanding their skills to become future Archer application owners. Upon completion, participants will be able to communicate application and workflow designs to administrators for development and implementation. Audience Archer business users and/or decision-makers who are interested in learning more about what Archer can do.  Delivery Options Instructor-Led (all classes are virtual at this time), or On-Demand/Self-Paced Duration 2 days (if Instructor-Led) Prerequisite Knowledge/Skills Students should have and be familiar with the following skills and concepts prior to attending this course: Basic computer skills Previous RSA Archer Experience, Getting Started with Archer: Foundational Skills Video, or  Archer New User Experience course Familiarity with your organizational needs and work processes Course Objectives Upon successful completion of this course, participants should be able to: Analyze business practices to design an Archer Application Analyze business practices to design an  Archer Workflow Evaluate  Archer system options related to building and maintaining applications, questionnaires and workflows Design Reports, Dashboards and Workspaces to optimize tracking and efficiency Explain basic access control options Identify email and notification options Explain integration options and determine the best use of each Explain and complete deep-dive workflow activities related to Archer Use Cases pertinent to personal areas of interest   Course Outline Introduction Archer overview Anatomy of an application, including data fields and layouts Issues Management overview, illustrating what has been learned thus far Automation components, including data-driven events, calculations, and notifications Advanced workflow concepts Questionnaires Use case exploration lab Searching and reporting practice iViews, Dashboards, and Workspaces Access control concepts Deployment concepts Best practices for optimal end user experience
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To Register: Customers & Partners: Go to https://id.archerirm.cloud and log in. Employees: Visit your OneLogin page. All parties: Click the Archer Academy button to access our portal and search the Store for training of interest. New to Archer Training? Click for account setup instructions Overview This training is intended to expand the knowledge of Archer administrators and equip them to leverage platform functionality not explored in the Administration I course. After taking this course, students will be able to create complex reports, configure Advanced Workflow, build data feeds, and manage questionnaire campaigns. Audience Archer administrators who are responsible for managing Archer configurations Delivery Options Instructor-Led (all classes are virtual at this time), or On-Demand/Self-Paced Duration 4 days (if Instructor-Led) Prerequisite Knowledge/Skills Participation in Archer Administration I or equivalent work experience. Requires Archer version 6.x administration skills, including building applications and configuring email notifications, data-driven events, calculated fields, and reports. By registering for this class, you accept the prerequisites associated with this course. Learning Objectives Upon successful completion of this course, participants should be able to: Create a custom, multi-stage workflow process that automates a manual process Integrate the Archer product with external data sources to consolidate enterprise information Import existing information from a legacy system into Archer applications and questionnaires Design best-practice assessment campaigns to measure compliance across the organization Troubleshoot commonly seen access control issues Construct complex search criteria to locate key information Alert organization stakeholders through scheduled report distributions Export Archer data into pre-formatted, professional-looking report templates Course Outline Course Introduction (Day 1) Expectations for the course Objectives Introduction to the lab environment Archer Community Unit 1: Integrations and Data Feeds (Day 1) Transfer document-centric policies into an importable format Import data into a leveled application Data Publication Service Data Feed Manager – Database feed with Lookup Translation Data Feed Manager – Including Attachments & Images Data Feed Manager – Archer-to-Archer feed Data Feed Manager – RSS Feed Unit 2: Workflows - Feature-Driven and Advanced (Day 2) Explore a business process Analyze and identify the workflow process via legacy Archer features such as Data-Driven Events, Calculated Fields, and Email Notifications Replicate the same process using Advanced Workflow, including On-Demand Notification Template Unit 3: Questionnaires (Day 3) Import data into the Question Library (includes a sub-form import) Create an assessment campaign Manage question scoring and findings Reference existing assessment responses in future assessments (Archer-to-Archer feed) Unit 4: Troubleshooting Access Control (Day 3) Review access control concepts Discuss best practices for configuring access control Troubleshoot common access control issues Unit 5: Reporting (Day 4) Complex report creation Dynamic Filters for Calculated Cross References Using On-Demand Notification Templates Scheduled Report Distributions Mail Merge Templates Review Questions and Course Summary (Day 4) Review Questions Additional training and lab time options available Certification Exam Information Joining Archer Community Course Evaluations  
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