Training Courses

Classroom Training Sessions

Sessions are offered to the campus, based on particular BearBuy role or function. You can find the upcoming course names, numbers, dates and times listed in the monthly Important BearBuy Updates.  

Register to learn more about BearBuy with one of our upcoming in-class trainings. Courses are offered through the UC Learning Center

For the latest BearBuy Job Aids and Reference Guides, please see the BearBuy Instructional Resources page.

Basics for Shoppers

New and returning Shoppers learn about BearBuy basics, BearBuy terminology, catalogs, shopping concepts, BearBuy workflow, and have the opportunity to test their knowledge through several hands-on scenarios in the system. We also review additional self-help training materials available including Job Aids and youtube videos. Prior knowledge of BearBuy is recommended but not required.

Click this link to download and review our Shopper Training Deck

September 5, 2019 | Course Number: BEESS975-190905

October 8, 2019 | Course Number: BEESS975-191008

November 19, 2019 | Course Number: BEESS975-191119

December 10, 2019 | Course Number: BEESS975-191210

Requisition Creator

Thorough classroom training for the BearBuy Requisition Creator Role. Participants will learn concepts, workflow, best practices, and can test their knowledge through several hands-on exercises in BearBuy. We will also demonstrate additional training materials available for the role, including Job Aids, manuals and YouTube videos.

Click this link to download and review our Requisition Creator Training Deck

TBD

Change Order Preparer

This is a hands-on classroom training for the BearBuy Change Order Preparer role. Participants will be shown concepts, workflow, best practices, and test their knowledge through several exercises in the system.

TBD

We are also coordinating Workshop meetings with Advanced BearBuy users (such as our Change Order Preparer accounts). If you want to be included in upcoming Workshops please contact us through the BearBuy Help Desk (Email: bearbuyhelp@berkeley.edu).

Click this link to download and review our Change Order Preparer Training Deck