Cognos New Features for Consumers

Beginning/Intermediate 1 day

In this course you will learn to

  • Review new features
  • Navigate the new user interface
  • Define subscriptions, scheduling and jobs
  • Set personal preferences
  • Use report outputs (HTML, Excel, PDF)
  • Create report views



Included in this course

  • Hands-on exercises
  • Course manual
  • Certified ADA section 508 compliant (self-paced)

Suggested attendees

Business analysts and professional report authors. No previous experience required, but it is helpful to have used Cognos.

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Course Outline

  • Discuss new features of Cognos Analytics 11.1
  • Navigate the interface
    • Learn how to search for content
    • Open and view existing reports
    • Change the home screen
    • Review help options
    • Log a session
    • Discuss the inbox
  • Subscriptions, schedules and jobs
    • Subscribe to a report
    • Create a schedule
    • Set notifications
    • Build a job
  • Examine and set personal preferences
  • Run a simple report and view output
  • Create a report view

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Learn more about this course

  • Payments by purchase order and invoice incur a $50 service fee.
  • Paying party will receive a payment confirmation email upon receipt of payment.
  • Each registered student will receive an email with the course details.
  • Students will receive electronic copies of the course materials and may print one hard copy for their personal use. The course materials are copyrighted and any other reproduction or distribution of these materials is strictly prohibited.


This class requires access to a Cognos environment and practice datasets. Read more

Instructor-led online

  • 100% refund for cancellations made more than 10 days before the first class
  • 50% refund for cancellations made 5-9 days before the first class
  • No refund for cancellations made less than 5 days before the first class


  • Full refund if cancelling within 24 hours of registration
  • $15 fee for cancellations after 24 hours of registration
  • No refund for cancellations after 15 days of registration
  • Shared subscriptions will be immediately deactivated and no refund issued