Training

eCAT is very simple to use, but you can quickly become a power user or an expert in inventory management by choosing one or more of our training courses.

Training

There are three training courses: eCAT FundamentalsManaging Inventory with eCAT and eCAT Administrators. All are delivered as 2 hour interactive seminars with a teleconference facility.

Individual Organization
eCAT Fundamentals $500 $1000
Managing Inventory with eCAT $500 $1000
eCAT Administrators $500 $1000

Individual level training allows one attendee to participate in an instructor-led session with attendees from other organizations. Individual sessions are pre-scheduled twice per month, and the schedule will be provided after purchase.

Purchasing training at the Organization level gives you the freedom to schedule a private session that fits in with your schedule, and allows you to invite an unlimited number of attendees from your organization.

eCAT Fundamentals

The eCAT Fundamentals course covers all the features you’ll need to know as an end-user. This course provides a solid foundation for all users, from first time users to experienced administrators.

Agenda

  • Introduction to eCAT
  • eCAT core concepts
  • Uses and examples
  • Projects and experiments
  • Class editing
  • Creating and editing content in eCat
  • Linking
  • File management
  • Plugins and image formats
  • Groups and permissions
  • Audit trail
  • Signatures
  • Questions and answers

Format

eCAT Fundamentals is delivered as a 2 hour interactive online seminar with a teleconference facility. All sessions are led by one of the core members of the ResearchSpace team who were involved in eCAT’s development and are intimately familiar with its features and capabilities.

Individual level sessions will be delivered according to the online schedule. Organization sessions follow a flexible schedule, and may be delivered on a date that is convenient for you. Once we receive payment for your training session, we will contact you to arrange a timeslot for your session.

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Managing Inventory

The Managing Inventory with eCAT course covers all you need to know to use eCAT as your inventory management tool. The course first covers eCAT basics and goes on to explain eCAT’s inventory management capabilities. This course provides a solid foundation for all users, from first time users to experienced administrators.

Agenda

  • Introduction to eCAT
  • Classes
  • File management
  • Plugins and image formats
  • Groups and permissions
  • Audit trail and signatures
  • Inventory management overview
  • Tracking
  • Storage
  • Shipping
  • Questions and answers

Format

Managing Inventory with eCAT is delivered as a 2 hour interactive online seminar with a teleconference facility. All sessions are led by one of the core members of the ResearchSpace team who were involved in eCAT’s development and are intimately familiar with its features and capabilities.

Individual level sessions will be delivered according to the online schedule. Organisation sessions follow a flexible schedule, and may be delivered on a date that is convenient for you. Once we receive payment for your training session, we will contact you to arrange a time slot for your session.

Increase your productivity – order training today!

eCAT Administrators

The eCAT Administrators course covers the tasks and best practices that every eCAT administrator encounters, from installation to daily maintenance, security and future upgrades.

Agenda

  • Overview of basic concepts
  • User management
  • Groups and permissions
  • Security model
  • General administration
  • Backups and upgrading eCAT
  • Attachment Store configuration
  • Indexing
  • Audit

Format

The eCAT Administrators course is delivered as a 2 hour interactive online seminar with a teleconference facility. All sessions are led by one of the core members of the ResearchSpace team who were involved in eCAT’s development and are intimately familiar with its features and capabilities.

Individual level sessions will be delivered according to the online schedule. Organisation sessions follow a flexible schedule, and may be delivered on a date that is convenient for you. Once we receive payment for your training session, we will contact you to arrange a time slot for your session.

Increase your productivity – order training today!