Workday Finance Training Catalog

Register for Workday Training

To register for Workday’s current instructor-led training (ILT) courses, webinar sessions, computer-based learning (CBLs), and curriculum (mixed – ILT and CBL course) log into ULearn at http://ulearn.miami.edu. Once you have logged into ULearn, use the relevant keyword(s) below to search for Workday training. For technical assistance with ULearn, please contact the UMIT Service Desk at (305) 284-6565, option 5.

Workday FDM 101 is a required pre-requisite for Workday Finance training. To launch this CBL, log into ULearn and search using the keywords: “FDM 101.”

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Workday Finance Trainings

Course Title
Description
Target Audience

Workday FDM 101

Training Type: CBL

This one-hour CBL provides a basic understanding of the new Workday FDM dimensions, including Company, Cost Centers, and driver Worktags.

 Keyword: “FDM 101”

All Workday Roles

Workday Foundational Concepts

Training Type: CBL

This one-hour CBL is highly recommended to gain an understanding of basic Workday concepts prior to attending your first Workday Finance instructor-led training session.

 Keyword: “Concepts”

All Workday Roles

Workday Gifts 101

Training Type: CBL

This fifteen-minute CBL provides a basic understanding of the Gifts functionality in Workday. It will introduce new terminology and roles, provide an overview of Gifts administration at the University, and highlight key changes for departments.

Keyword: "Gifts 101"

All Workday Roles 

Workday Grants 101

Training Type: CBL

This thirty-minute CBL provides a basic understanding of the Grants functionality in Workday. It will introduce new terminology and roles, provide a review of the Grants lifecycle, and highlight key changes for ORA and department activities.

Keyword: "Grants 101"

All Workday Roles 

Workday Security 101

Training Type: CBL

This one-hour CBL reviews how security roles function in Workday, which impacts what users can see and do in the system. It provides an overview of department-assigned roles, introducing new roles and exploring changes to existing roles. Additionally, it outlines the process for assigning roles to users prior to Finance implementation. 

Keyword: "Security 101"

All Workday Roles

Workday: Accounting Journals

 

Training Type: ILT

 

  • Financial Data Model (FDM) dimensions
  • Create Accounting Journal BP
  • Unpost Accounting Journal BP
  • Create Intercompany Accounting Journal BP
  • Reporting related to Financial Accounting

Keyword: "Journals"

Workday FDM 101 is a required pre-requisite for Workday Finance training. To launch this CBL, log into ULearn and search using the keywords: “FDM 101.”

 

Workday Finance Role:

  • Accountant

Workday: Ad Hoc Bank Transactions

(Formerly Cash Journals)

Training Type: ILT 

  • Financial Data Model (FDM) dimensions related to deposits or withdrawals
  • Create Ad Hoc Bank Transaction BP
  • Reporting related to deposits or withdrawals

Keywords: “Ad Hoc”

Workday FDM 101 is a required pre-requisite for Workday Finance Training. To launch this CBL, log into ULearn and search using the keywords: “FDM 101.”

Workday Finance Role:

  • Deposit Specialist 

 

Workday: Expenses

Training Type: ILT

  • Financial Data Model (FDM) dimensions related to Expenses, emphasizing Driver Worktags
  • Create Spend Authorization BP
  • Create Expense Report
  • Create Non Employee Expense Report
  • Reporting for Expenses

Keyword: "Expenses"

Workday FDM 101 is a required pre-requisite for Workday Finance Training. To launch this CBL, log into ULearn and search using the keywords: “FDM 101.”

Workday Finance Roles:

  • Employee As Self
  • Expense Data Entry Specialist 

Workday: Procurement

Training Type: ILT 

  • Financial Data Model (FDM) dimensions related to Procurement, including Driver Worktags
  • Create Purchase Requisition BP
  • Create Receipt BP
  • Verify P-Card transaction BP
  • Reporting for Procurement

Keyword: "Procurement"

Workday FDM 101 is a required pre-requisite for Workday Finance training. To launch this CBL, log into ULearn and search using the keywords: “FDM 101.

Workday Finance Roles:

  • Employee As Self
  • Procurement Data Entry Specialist 

*Next offering July 2017

Workday Business Processes for FBPIs*

Training Type: ILT

The 90-minute course specifically covers training on two finance business processes (Assign Costing Allocations & Payroll Accounting Adjustments) which are in place with the implementation of Workday HR. The course also covers the Change Organization Assignments business process, as FBPIs may initiate changes to default Cost Centers and Legacy Values.

Keyword: "FBPI"

Workday Finance Roles:

  • Cost Center Manager
  • Finance BPI 

Practice Labs

Course Title
Description
Target Audience

Workday Finance Practice Lab: Journals

 

Training Type: Practice Lab   

Practice activities for Journals topics:

  • Workday: Accounting Journals
  • Workday: Ad Hoc Bank Transactions
Keywords: “Practice Lab”

 

Participants who have already attended Journals trainings

Workday Finance Practice Lab: Procurement and Expenses

 

Training Type: Practice Lab 

Practice activities for Procurement and Expenses topics:

  • Workday: Procurement and Expenses
  • Workday: Procurement
  • Workday: Expenses
  • Purchasing Card Education (U.S. Bank)
Keywords: “Practice Lab”

Participants who have already attended Procurement and Expenses trainings

Related Trainings

Course Title
Description
Target Audience

Workday Basics

 

Training Type: CBL 

This 45-minute course provides an overview of Workday navigation, key concepts and Employee Self-Service.

Keywords: "Basics" 

 All Workday Roles

Business Intelligence (BI) Sneak Peek

 

Training Type: Video 

Overview of the new business intelligence (BI) solution

Keywords: “BI Solution”

  • Microstrategy Users

Workday Finance Roles:

  • Cost Center Managers
  • Finance Reviewers

Business Intelligence (BI)

Training Type: ILT 

  • Navigate the Reports SharePoint site
  • Run and export reports using BI

 Keywords: “BI Solution” 

  • Microstrategy Users

Workday Finance Roles:

  • Cost Center Managers
  • Finance Reviewers

 

Purchasing Card Education (U.S. Bank)

Training Type: CBL

  • Provides P-Card policies, procedures and other important information for cardholders and their supervisors.
  • Verify P-Card transactions in Workday

Keywords: “U.S. Bank”

  • P-Card Holder (Employee as Self)

Workday Finance Role:

  • Procurement Data Entry Specialist 

Coming Soon

Course Title
Description
Target Audience

Navigating Workday for DMAS Users

 

Training Type: Webinar

  • Financial Data Model (FDM) dimensions
  • How to look up transactions in Workday
  • Report 90 equivalent and other relevant reporting

 Current DMAS users

Workday for Approvers

Training Type: CBL

  • Financial Data Model (FDM) dimensions
  • Delegation
  • Straw Model for Workday Finance business processes (BPs)
  • Review of BPs approved by each Workday Finance role
  • Reporting for approver roles

Workday Finance Roles:

  • Cost Center Manager
  • Cost Center Sponsored Program Manager
  • Manager
  • Program Manager
  • Sr. Business Manager 

Workday for UM
Receivers

Training Type: CBL
  • Financial Data Model (FDM) dimensions related to receiving
  • Create Receipt
  • Reporting for Receiving

Workday Finance Role:

  • UM Receiver

 

Workday: Customer
Invoices

Training Type: ILT
  • Financial Data Model (FDM) dimensions related to customer invoices
  • Create Customer Invoice BP
  • Reporting related to customer invoices

Workday Finance Role:

  • Department Billing Specialist

Workday: Petty Cash

Training Type: ILT

  • Financial Data Model (FDM) dimensions related to petty cash
  • Create Journal BP
  • Reporting related to petty cash
  • Petty Cash Custodian

Workday Finance Role:

  • Accountant

Workday Update: HR Business Processes

Training Type: Webinar 

  • Financial Data Model (FDM) dimensions related to HCM BP changes
  • Legacy values
  • Highlight BP changes based on Finance implementation
All Workday roles that initiate and approve HR business processes

University Travel
Card Program
(2017 Update)

Training Type: CBL

  • Provides travel card policies, procedures and other important information for cardholders and their supervisors
  • Reconcile travel card transactions on an expense report in Workday
  • Travel Card Holder (Employee as Self)

Workday Finance Role:

  • Expense Data Entry Specialist