We’ve outlined the path you need to take to go from beginner to expert – or anything in between! Start with a basic introduction to Anaplan through our Essentials lessons and work your way up to get more comfortable with the Anaplan platform.
We’ve even built different paths depending on your role, so start by identifying which of these roles best describe you:
As a sponsor, you selected Anaplan to help solve a pain point/challenge. You are leading an Anaplan implementation and will be responsible for rolling out new processes and driving user adoption.
You are building and maintaining the Anaplan models that drive your business. Your primary goal is to design, build, and deliver a great experience for your users.
Anaplan User (i.e. business end users)
You are the end user for Anaplan models. You will be directly interacting with the models by viewing, editing or adding data, but you may not be heavily involved with the implementation of the Anaplan solution.
Based on your role, take the following recommended trainings to help ensure you have the foundations you need for successful implementation and use of Anaplan:
We recommend completing this coursework within the first couple weeks of an Anaplan implementation (even better if you can complete it ahead of time) to get grounded on Anaplan foundations.
Anaplan Essentials (3 hrs)
Click Anaplan Essentials tile on your dashboard to get a brief overview of the history and evolution of the Anaplan platform.
Overview for Anaplan Users
Learn Anaplan Foundations (5 min)
Get familiar with key terminology.
Essentials of Model Building (4 hrs.)
Click the Anaplan Essentials tile on your dashboard and select this course to get started with foundations on model building.
New User Experience (UX) Training (90 min)
New User Experience (UX) Training - Japanese (90 min)
Learn the basics for navigating and building end user dashboards with the Anaplan User Experience.
(In the course, select your role as Page Builder)
(In the course, select your role as End User)
Management Reporting (35 min)
Learn how to create highly formatted, customized slides to deliver key insights and clear reporting to your organization.
When it’s time for you to build models yourself, take this course to get deeper knowledge that will prepare you for your hands-on experience .
With one implementation under your belt, model builders are encouraged to advance their skill set and become experts through the following advanced coursework.
We hope this guide gives you a better understanding of the recommended learning paths for all Anaplan users just embarking on their your journey with Anaplan. If you are interested in learning more about our learnings and certifications, visit our Anaplan Talent Builder space in Community.