Training Courses

Offering Three Levels of Personal Training

Athletes understand the value of training and so do exceptional business leaders and decision makers. Recognizing the critical importance of appropriate training, Convergence provides training services both in support of building your organization’s skills in general data management and in the specific needs of your decision support initiative

General Data / Information Management

Classification 101

Convergence strongly believes that any sound decision support effort begins with putting key project team members on a common level of understanding regarding the importance of, and approach to, developing a sound decision support data model.

During our basic training course, you and your team will learn the fundamentals in building a data model to support your business today and in the future. Learn the difference between a good category structure and a bad one, how to use attributes, and how to create categories for common components versus custom products, how to model relationships, address material compliance data, and how to federate in third party content including lifecycle and counterfeit data.

CDS Product Training

Convergence provides comprehensive training in the usage and support of CDS solutions to enable effective use of your new decision support environment. This training is customized to match your specific needs including training in the use of tool as well as the processes and key behaviors required to make your project an ongoing success.

2.5 Day DFR "Super User" Course

This course is for the DFR administrator or super user. This course covers all of the modules of DFR. Each module is explained in detail and includes detailed training exercises.

2 Day DFR Technical Administration Course

This course is for those administrators who will need to understand the DFR and SmartFind architecture, database and integration tools. It also discusses software setup and maintenance. Course participants should have an IT background or have a technical understanding of the software.

1/2 Day DFR Overview Course

A high level overview of DFR covering each module, this course can be run using WebEx (internet meeting).

2.5 Day DFR Course

This course is for the DFR administrator or super user. This course covers all of the modules of DFR. Each module is explained in detail and each module section includes detailed training exercises that each trainee will have to execute.

2 hr webDFR training

This course can be executed through a web meeting. It is designed to provide basic information on how to use webDFR for creating items, classifying items, editing data, creating relationships and validation of data.

2 hr SmartFind training

This course can be executed through a web meeting. It is designed for the general user and provides basic information on these items: key word search, attribute searching, exporting searches, saving searches as templates, comparisons, "find similar" and custom searches.

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