The Complete JIRA Agile Project Management Course
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The Complete JIRA Agile Project Management Course

Learn how to quickly manage Scrum and Kanban Agile projects using JIRA Software Cloud and more!
4.3 (525 ratings)
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Created by Danny Liu
Last updated 12/2019
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 4 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Learn how to configure and customize board components, swimlanes, columns & layouts to help your team visualize work in progress with ease
  • Create and understand the key differences between JIRA Scrum and Kanban boards
  • Understand the key differences between Epics, Stories, Sub-Tasks and Bugs
  • Understand the JIRA issue workflow and how to create issues
  • Leverage burndown, control and cumulative flow charts for reporting
Course content
Expand all 39 lectures 01:32:09
+ Create Your 1st JIRA Project!
3 lectures 06:45

In this lesson, we'll create a new classic project type that will be used for the majority of this course. ***Please note: Next-Gen projects are a newer project type with a more simpler interface and they do not contain most of the setup covered in this course (i.e. components, board settings etc) as of this recording, so please ensure you create a classic type before moving forward with future lessons.***

Creating a Classic Project
04:04
+ Creating JIRA Issue Types (Epics, Stories, Bugs and Tasks)
9 lectures 17:35
Creating Issue Types: Overview
00:47
Epics
04:03

Create your 1st Epic using the ***DOWNLOAD RESOURCE BELOW*** to copy and paste the Epic Name, Description or just type it out manually.

Take Action: Create Your 1st Epic!
00:22

Create your Stories using the ***DOWNLOAD RESOURCE BELOW*** to copy and paste the Story Name, Description/Acceptance Criteria or just type it out manually.

Stories
04:45
Bulk Editor - The #1 JIRA Productivity Tool
02:22

If you haven't already, download your Epic and Stories examples to copy and paste them into your JIRA project using the resources below.

Take Action: Create Your Stories and Tagged Epic
00:27
Tasks
02:37
Bugs
01:48
Summary
00:24
+ How to Create Effective Scrum & Kanban Boards
4 lectures 10:21
What is a Board?
01:22
Create a Scrum Board
02:18
Create a Kanban Board
05:28
Summary: Key Takeaways for Scrum and Kanban Boards
01:13
+ Customizing Your Board Settings
11 lectures 26:19
Board Settings Overview
00:37
General Board Settings
02:56
Columns Board Settings
03:01
Swimlanes Board Settings
02:08
Quick Filters Board Settings
02:33
Card Colors Board Settings
01:33
Card Layout Board Settings
02:35
Estimation Board Settings
04:45
Working Days Board Settings
01:44
Issue Detail View Board Settings
02:27
Board Settings Summary
02:00
+ Release Management 101
2 lectures 08:38

In this video, you'll discover what release management is including the different styles of Waterfall vs Agile releases and how you can leverage this feature to deliver your digital products in your Jira Classic Projects.

Introduction to Release Management 101
03:41

In this lesson, we'll walk through how to create your Jira Release versions and tag your issues to each release, as well as cover some release management best practices in Jira.

How to Create a Jira Release Version
04:57
+ Backlog Management 101
4 lectures 12:19

Quick intro to why backlog management is critical to your project's success.

Preview 01:17

Many product owners want to hold onto everything 'In Case' they need it in the future. Chances are, if you haven't gotten around to working on an issue over a long period of time, it isn't really important. In this lesson, you'll learn to embrace the mindset of 'cleaning house' so that your backlog only contains true priorities.

Clean House: Deleting is OK
00:57

Let's knock out some misconceptions that may keep you from keeping a clean backlog. In this lesson, you'll learn how to leverage some Agile Scrum team practices to support your backlog maintenance efforts while continuing to deliver value in each sprint.

Common Myths about Backlog Maintenance and Prioritization
02:43

Purging your backlog is the most critical activity to backlog maintenance when it comes to keeping the number of issues in your project backlog down. If you don't do this on a scheduled basis (at least once each quarter), then your backlog can quickly become a nightmare of useless issues.

Clean Up Time! How to Use the Bulk Editor to Delete Multiple Backlog Items
07:22
Requirements
  • The desire to manage Agile projects of any size with ease ;)
  • Basic understanding of Agile terminology and concepts
  • Access to JIRA server or JIRA cloud (preferred)
Description

Have you been tasked by your company to figure out how to use JIRA for your agile software or business projects?

Are you tired of looking for quick and easy ways to implement the best JIRA features to help you streamline your agile projects, only to find boring technical explanations with complex, hard to understand videos?

Then look no further.

In this course, The Complete JIRA Agile Project Management Course, you'll learn how to master JIRA Agile cloud software to help you streamline your projects while turning yourself into a project management professional!

Whether you're new to JIRA or Agile methodologies, an Agile Certified Scrum Master, Product Owner or software developer, this course will provide you the strategic and tactical essentials to get the most out of your JIRA Agile projects using a REAL web design example project, while saving you tons of time during the learning process.

Each lesson has been carefully crafted to focus on the key core elements of JIRA to help streamline your workflow while applying JIRA best practices FAST!

Looking for a quick tip on how to configure something in JIRA? Just skip to the lesson on that topic.

So, if you're ready to master your workflow the JIRA Software way while looking great to your boss and key stakeholders, then click the lesson videos on the right and let's get started!

Who this course is for:
  • Agile team members new to using JIRA for managing epics, stories, bugs and tasks
  • Product Owners, Scrum Masters and Release Train Engineers who want to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of Agile to lead high performing teams
  • Product Stakeholders who want to understand how to highlight key performance indicators at any point in the development cycle