Training

Beacon offers training solutions that are tailored specifically for your organization and employees. Our goal is to make sure you have the knowledge to efficiently and effectively use the new tools at your dispense. We can set up the trainings for as much timeframe as needed, to make your technical and business user feel at ease with new technology. To get the most out of our training, we can also customize the material to reflect your data and your terminology. In addition to being experienced teachers, our training are BI Consultants as well, so they know the technology inside and out. Our flexibility allows you to have training at your own locations, with your own models and data. We keep up-to-date with the current business trends and technologies so you can be sure Beacon instructors would provide the best solutions for your organization roadblocks.

Our offerings

All of our training is intended for IBM Cognos versions 8.x, 10.x and Cognos Analytics* (11). We will put together a custom package for you including training in any of the following:

  • Cognos Report Studio - 3 Day Course
  • Cognos Active Reports - 1-2 Day Course
  • Cognos Query Studio - 1 Day Course
  • Cognos Analysis Studio - 1 Day Course
  • Cognos Framework Manager Essentials - 1 Day Course
  • Cognos Workspace - 1 Day Course
  • Cognos Workspace Advanced - 2 Day Course
  • TM1/Accelerator for Developers - 2 Day Course
  • TM1/Accelerator for End Users - 1.5 Day Course
  • Cognos Report Studio Dimensional Reporting Fundamentals - 1 Day Course
  • SPSS Modeler (4-5 days)
  • Self Service BI Assessment Workshop

Class sizes can range from as little as 4 students to as many as 12. Training is on site, and can be done in your environment with your data.

Training materials can also be acquired for internal training delivery purposes. If your organization requires Cognos End User training using your data conducted by your trainers, please contact us for a quote.