Contact
Akademy

Sandra Decker

Management Assistant
+49 331 97 992 404
sandra.decker(at)facton.com

 

 

The FACTON Academy –

comprehensive user training for FACTON EPC

The FACTON Academy offers training courses at all levels for users of the FACTON costing software: Beginners are introduced to the principle behind the software and its main functions. Experienced users and key users benefit from added knowledge that enables them to install and administer the software, and to make use of its reporting functions.

 

The FACTON Academy offers beginners a comprehensive introduction course to the costing software: learn more about the structure and principle behind the program, and explore the functions and benefits of the EPC software. For advanced users and key users, FACTON has devised special training sessions that introduce them to the installation and administration procedures, and the many valuable functions of the reporting tools.

 

For further information on Dates and prices please contact Ms. Sandra Decker

 

 

Courses offered

Basic Course

Basic course at FACTON Academy

The FACTON basic course provides an introduction to the general functionalities of the FACTON EPC costing software. In a first session, the general structure and functions of the costing software are explained. Subsequently, participants have the opportunity to apply their new software skills by working through a number of sample scenarios.

 

Duration: 2 days (Monday and Tuesday)
Venue: Rudolf-Breitscheid-Str. 187, 14482 Potsdam 

Training content:

  • Centralised master data management
  • Creating different costing schemes
  • Mapping of production options (variant management)
  • Change management in costing (versions)
  • Use of ten different costing modes
  • Target cost management
  • Creation of costing-related analyses by means of an integrated reporting tool
  • Creation of parts lists through standard Excel interface
Advanced Course

Advanced course at FACTON Academy

By attending the FACTON advanced course, users with basic skills learn more about the general features of the software. Advanced functions and features of the costing software are explained using practical examples, while participants have ample time to practice their new skills.

 

Duration: 1 day (Wednesday)
Venue: Rudolf-Breitscheid-Str. 187, 14482 Potsdam

Training content:

  • Mapping of project-specific machines
  • Devising product versions through variant matrix
  • Handling of various costing methods (cost breakdown / price breakdown)
  • Calculating investment ratios
  • Representation of material price increases in costing
  • Data import through Excel interface
  • Other features (PIC, reports)
Report Design Course

Report design course at FACTON Academy

The report design course has specifically been devised for all people who work with the reporting system of the FACTON EPC costing software. After a thorough introduction to the functions and features of the report designer (lists & labels), participants practice their new skills by creating a parts list report. In addition, they learn how to customise the existing standard reports and formats.

Duration: 1 day (Thursday)
Venue: Rudolf-Breitscheid-Str. 187, 14482 Potsdam

Administrator Training Course

Administrator training course at FACTON Academy

The FACTON administrator training course introduces software administrators to the management of users, groups, and access rights to FACTON EPC. Participants learn how to create and configure new users and how to manage existing users and groups within the system. In addition, they are introduced to the rights management system, by working through a practical example. After attending the course, administrators will be able to manage the FACTON EPC software at their company, and to make all the necessary changes with regard to rights and roles of their users.

Duration: 1 day (Friday)
Venue: Rudolf-Breitscheid-Str. 187, 14482 Potsdam 

Update Course

Update course at FACTON Academy

The update course covers everything that is new in the latest FACTON version. New functions of the software are explained using practical examples.

Duration: 1 Day
Venue: Rudolf-Breitscheid-Str. 187, 14482 Potsdam

The course dates depend on the actual FACTON release status, and will be advertised well in advance (approx. 4 to 6 weeks after the official release of a new version).