Learn to use Jira and Confluence to support your everyday project work

In the Jira/Confluence Essentials Training, you will get an overview of the basics of agile project work with Jira and Confluence. Through self-directed learning, you will discover the basic features of the software.


In this one-day remote BearingPoint Academy training, we empower you to create and manage projects in Jira, and visualize your project work on Scrum Sprint boards or Kanban boards. Together with other participants, you will discover the benefits of Jira features such as custom workflows, reports and automation. Expand your Jira expertise in the agile project context and optimize your work using newly learned skills.

After completing the Jira/Confluence Essentials training, you will have a basic knowledge of agile project work with the tools and be able to use them in your work in the company and share your knowledge.

at 850 EUR / Person

excl. VAT

Goals of this training

  • Learn the skills to implement planning, organizing and tracking your work in Jira (including setting up boards and dashboards)
  • Understand how to use the features of Jira to support your work in Scrum
  • Differentiate between Scrum and Kanban projects in Jira
  • Use Confluence as a knowledge sharing platform

The Jira/Confluence Essentials training is the perfect introduction for beginners, or to refresh your knowledge. You will learn all the necessary skills and features to accelerate your agile project work with Jira and Confluence.

Iraklis Kyparissopoulos, Atlassian cert. Indiviual & Trainer | BearingPoint


Day 1 | 09:00 - 15:00 CET

  • Overview of Jira basics like hierarchies, role and permission concepts
  • Insight into the use of various Jira features in Scrum and Kanban
  • Brief overview of Confluence incl. linking with Jira
  • Jira Dashboards, Reports & Roadmaps
  • Jira Automation
  • Conclusion, Q&A and Jira tips & tricks

Your Trainers

Iraklis Kyparissopoulos

Atlassian Tools & SAFe®

Iraklis Kyparissopoulos is an experienced professional with a strong background in agile IT portfolio management and has been with BearingPoint for several years. With his extensive experience, Iraklis focuses on agile scaling initiatives following SAFe® and the implementation of Atlassian products such as Jira Align. His focus on a practical and interactive design of the trainings offers the participants a valuable opportunity to learn the topics in a playful way.


Tom Rilling

Atlassian Tools & SAFe®

Tom Rilling studied business administration and has been working in management consulting at BearingPoint since 2022. As an Agile Coach, he accompanies teams in transformation projects at customers from different sectors and industries in Agile project management. In addition to his work as a consultant and Agile coach, Tom shares his experience in scaled frameworks such as SAFe® and Atlassian tools as a trainer to equip participants with the necessary skills and knowledge for their future responsibilities.

Thank you for the great training, it provided me with a good overview.

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Participant, Jira / Confluence Essentials 07/2022

I loved the training! Many exercises and features were presented.

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Participant, Jira / Confluence Essentials 09/2022

What you need to know

  • 2024/11/18
  • 850€ plus VAT
  • Limited number of participants


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