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Training

Hands-on computer training classes are available for the content creators, based on the platform roles and permissions. We recommend taking a Basic Training Class for all the new to the platform. Site Managers and Site Admins are advised to take the Landing Pages Training Class.  Site Admins Training Class is required for all taking this role on the site. 

Learn how to use the NC Digital Commons platform with these training videos.

Step-by-step guidelines for every block and content type and other self-help resources are available on the Tools page.

Basic Training

Basic Training

Basic Training Class helps newcomers to the Digital Commons platform and users who want to refresh their basic skills. You must be an authorized user of a Digital Commons site to participate in the class.

Topics

  • User Roles
  • Content Types
  • How to Start - Logging In
  • Creating Content
  • Publishing Checklist
  • Managing Content
  • Tabs and Accordions
  • Tables
  • Videos
  • Webforms
  • Best Practices
  • Drupal Terms

Prerequisites

Watch introductory video about Digital Commons environment and short videos about the Text Editor - WYSIWYG features 

Training Document

Print out and bring the Basic Training document to class with you.

Location

Training is usually held in a computer lab at the Office of the State Controller, 3514 Bush St, Raleigh, NC 27609. Located just 10 minutes north of downtown, with plenty of free parking.

Registration

The registration form is available when class is open for registration. See the Events calendar.

Landing Pages Training

Landing Pages Training

Landing Pages Training Class is for users with Site Manager or Site Admin roles, or anyone who could create Landing Pages. You must be an authorized user of a Digital Common site to participate in the class.

Topics

  • Creating blocks:
    • Article Card
    • CTA Card
    • Carousel/Slider
    • Event Card
    • Stat Card
    • Quick Links Card
    • Follow Block
  • Creating bands 
  • Adding bands and blocks to the landing page

Prerequisites

Active experience in creating and editing content on your agency website as a Site Manager or Site Admin.

Training Document

Print out and bring the Landing Pages Training document to class to take notes.

Location

Training is usually held in a computer lab at the Office of the State Controller, 3514 Bush St, Raleigh, NC 27609. Located just 10 minutes north of downtown, with plenty of free parking.

Registration

The registration form is available when class is open for registration. See the Events calendar.

Site Admin Training

Site Admin Training

This training class helps new Site Administrators of the NC Digital Commons Platform to manage users, menus, and taxonomy.

Topics

  • Managing Users on Digital platform
  • Managing Menus and URLs
  • Metadata
  • Mobile Menu management
  • Taxonomy
  • Best Practices
  • Drupal Terms

Prerequisites

Active experience in creating and editing content on your agency website as a Site Admin.

Training Document

Print out and bring the Site Admin Training document to class with you.

Location

Location to be announced with training invitation.

Registration

The registration form is available when class is open for registration. See the Events calendar.