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 Enjoy our self-paced tutorials below at no charge through June 2018

Cloud customers – add these tutorials into Jira

Allow your users to access training from within Jira! The new Cloud app, Training for Jira, is available on the Marketplace. We track user progress, so people can track their status and resume where they left off; the JIRA admin can also see a team's collective training status in four summary reports.

Visit this page for more details and to purchase.

Server customers – Marketplace app coming soon

Allow your users to access training from within Jira! The new Server app, Training for Jira, will soon be available on the Marketplace. We track user progress, so people can track their status and resume where they left off; the JIRA admin can also see a team's collective training status in four summary reports. 

Visit this page for upcoming pricing.

Atlassian University's beta Tutorial Series

Learn Jira Basics

Have a look through some other sample tutorials here too.

 Description & Audience

You'll learn about the products that make up Jira (Jira Software, Jira Service Desk, and Jira Core), what each one is used for, and who uses them. You'll also learn what projects and issues are, how issues get done in Jira, how to find issues, how to see what's being done using reports and dashboards, and how to navigate in Jira. By the end of this series you'll know enough to get up and running with Jira!

Target Audience: Anyone who wishes to learn about Jira.

 Tutorial 1: What's JIRA? (9 min)


Discover Jira, how you use it and get around in it.

 Tutorial 2: What's a Project? (15 min)


Discover what makes up a Jira project and learn about the different types of projects.

 Tutorial 3: What's an Issue? (12 min)


Learn what issues are and how to work with them.

 Tutorial 4: How Do I Get Issues Done? (10 min)
Learn how to get your work to DONE.
 Tutorial 5: How Do I Find Issues? (12 min)


Learn how to find the issues that are important to you.

 Tutorial 6: How Do I See What's Being Done? (15 min)


Learn how to create and use Reports and Dashboards.

Go Agile with Jira

This series is introductory in nature and geared towards new Jira Software users. 

 Description and audience

These tutorials focus on creating and configuring Scrum boards, creating, updating and working on issues, planning and running sprints, and enhancing boards for ease of use by the development team.

Target Audience:

 Anyone who will manage agile software development: developers, team leads, product owners, product managers and scrum masters to name a few. Some Jira and agile knowledge is assumed.

 Tutorial 1: Introducing Scrum and Kanban Boards (9 min)


Learn the differences between Scrum and Kanban boards and how each helps your team plan and get work done.

 Tutorial 2: Creating a Project (4 min)


See how to create a project and a Scrum board.

 Tutorial 3: Configuring Workflows and Columns (9 min)


Learn about workflows and how they relate to the columns in a board. Start thinking about the significance of your team’s “Definition of Done.”

 Tutorial 4: Quick Filters and Swimlanes (6 min)


Keep your view of the board manageable by displaying issues that are important to the team, using Quick Filters and Swimlanes.

 Tutorial 5: Creating an Issue (5 min)


Learn what an issue is and how to create one. 

 Tutorial 6: Building up Your Issue (6 min)


Build data rich issues using the Issue Detail pane or Edit Issue dialog. Collaborate with your teammates through @mentions and the watcher list.

 Tutorial 7: Prioritizing and Estimating (7 min)


Learn how you prioritize and estimate issues.

 Tutorial 8: Starting a Sprint (4 min)


See how to create a sprint, fill its backlog and how to start a sprint.

 Tutorial 9: Updating Issues (3 min)


Review ways to keep issues up-to-date.  Hand an issue off to a team member.

 Tutorial 10: Transitioning Issues (5 min)


Move issues through the workflow without ever leaving the scrum board. Learn how the board guides you as you move issues through it. Get a glimpse of more advanced workflow functionality like transition screens and constraints.

 Tutorial 11: Finishing an Active Sprint (3 min)


Complete a sprint and learn what to be aware of before ending it. 

 Tutorial 12: Using Reports (6 min)


Generate and interpret the three main Jira reports: Burndown charts, Velocity charts and the Sprint reports.

 Tutorial 13: Putting It All Together (10 min)


Review all the steps in action. Create and customize a board, its columns, and views of the board. Create, build, prioritize and estimate issues. Then start the sprint, work on issues, and complete the sprint.  Finish up by using reports to review your progress and plan next steps.

Gain Project Insights Through JQL

Learn the basics of using JQL to form powerful queries.

 Description & Audience

You'll learn how JQL can unleash the power of Jira to help you understand and improve how you and your team work. You'll learn the basics of using JQL to form powerful queries, configure Jira, and produce enviable reports and dashboards that provide you and your team the insights you need to keep your projects at peak efficiency.

Target Audience:

Anyone who searches for issues in Jira! You may be brand new or looking to expand your skills. Get the most out of Jira with JQL.

 Tutorial 1: Introduction (2 min)


Get a sneak peek of what you can expect to learn from this series on your path to becoming a Jira power user.

 Tutorial 2: Using Basic Search (9 min)


Learn to build simple queries using Jira's Basic Search.

 Tutorial 3: Exploring the Elements of a Query (10 min)


Build a foundation for your search skills by learning some keywords and concepts used in Jira Query Language (JQL).

 Tutorial 4: Building Up Your Query (18 min)


Dive into JQL by creating compound queries using AND and OR.

 Tutorial 5: Searching with Dates (9 min)


Learn to build queries based on date values. Search for issues using exact dates, relative dates and date ranges.

 Tutorial 6: Searching with Text (16 min)


Learn to build queries to find issues based on the words and phrases they contain.

 Tutorial 7: Searching with Functions (12 min)


Save time by using functions that perform calculations in your queries.

 Tutorial 8: Searching with Keywords and Operators (12 min)


Add more operators and keywords to your JQL toolkit.

 Tutorial 9: Displaying Your Search Results (5 min)


Customize the display of your search results

 Tutorial 10: Other Uses of JQL (10 min)


Explore the other ways JQL is used in Jira, from customizing the display of issues on your boards to creating dashboards, giving you business-intelligence insights into your work

 Tutorial 11: Putting It All Together (12 min)


Review the key JQL concepts covered throughout this course and see them put to work for the members of different teams.

Use Git the Atlassian Way

 These tutorials provide an introduction to Git and the Bitbucket version control system

 Description & Audience

These tutorials provide an introduction to the Git version control system.  After showing basic commands using the command line interface, they illustrate how Atlassian Bitbucket and SourceTree can make your work easier.

Target Audience:

Anyone who wishes to learn Git for version control.

 Tutorial 1: Overview of Git (8 min)


Get a high level overview of the Git version control system and how it compares to other types of version control. Learn how Git manages changes and what a basic Git workflow looks like.

 Tutorial 2: Getting Started with Git (10 min)


Learn how to initialize a new Git repository and then save changes to the repository using the Git add and commit commands.

 Tutorial 3: More Git Commands (10 min)


Learn how to manage your files more easily using the Git diffrm, and mv commands, and view commit history using the Git log command.

 Tutorial 4: Cloning a Git Repository Using Bitbucket and SourceTree (10 mins)


Get a high level introduction to Atlassian Bitbucket and SourceTree. See how to push your repository to Bitbucket and how to clone it into SourceTree.

 Tutorial 5: Managing the Local Git Workflow in SourceTree (15 min)


Learn how to manage the local edit-stage-commit workflow using SourceTree.  Also learn some new Git commands for unstaging a change, amending or reversing a commit, and see how to do all this with SourceTree.

 Tutorial 6: Using Git Branches (12 min)


Learn how to create, use, and merge Git branches within your local repository to work on a feature or bugfix. See how SourceTree gives you excellent visibility and access to these tasks, making your work easier.

 Tutorial 7: Merging Local Changes Upstream (20 min)


Learn how to merge your local commits into the main repository, using SourceTree and Bitbucket. Also see how to resolve merge conflicts.

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