ServiceNow System Administration Training

Configure and Manage a ServiceNow Instance

Quick Facts

Certification: Yes

Duration: 3 days

Cost: $2,095

Summary

This course is designed for system administrators who are new to the ServiceNow ecosystem. During this 3‑day interactive training course attendees will implement various system administration functions in their own instance, learning to perform fundamental administration and configuration tasks. Specifically, attendees will learn to:

  • Perform core configuration tasks
  • Work with User Interface (UI) policies, data policies, UI actions, business rules and client scripts
  • Add users, groups and roles
  • Manage data with tables, the configuration management database (CMDB), import sets and update sets
  • Work with two key process applications: Knowledge Base and ServiceNow Service Catalog
  • Create workflow activities and approvals 
  • Configure alerts and notifications
  • View upgrade history and status
  • Control system access and data security
  • Create baseline performance metrics
  • Run reports, configure service level agreements (SLAs) and perform instance branding and customization
  • Integrate social IT elements and learn best practices

Attendees participate in real world, relevant lab exercises. The class features lecture and group discussions, as well as extensive hands‑on practice, delivered in a wide variety of labs, tech talks and an interactive discussion of a comprehensive, real‑world example. Click here to view the entire course outline.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for new ServiceNow System Administrators – 0‑3 months into a new deployment.

Prerequisites

The ServiceNow Foundations eLearning course – six modules that introduce the ServiceNow platform and interface.

Certification

Following this course, ServiceNow recommends that attendees have at least two to three months of hands‑on experiences with ServiceNow before attempting the Certification Exam.

Further details regarding this exam, including an exam blueprint, can be found on the Certified System Administrator page. Successful candidates will be awarded a “ServiceNow Certified System Administrator” certificate.

Class Schedule

  • Three days (8:30am – 5pm) (includes 1 hour lunch break)

How to Attend

To view all available courses click here to view the Course Schedule.

To register for class:

  • Customers can use the follow link to access the Learning Portal http://servicenow.sabacloud.com/
  • Customers with OKTA/SSO login can access the Learning Portal directly to Self Register
  • Customers with no account can easily create an account
  • Cancellation and rescheduling policies apply (see Terms and Conditions)

Onsite training is available through ServiceNow or one of ServiceNow’s Authorized Training Partners.

NOTE: Interested individuals or organizations that are NOT currently working with ServiceNow are welcome to attend the course. Just send an email to training@servicenow.com with contact info (name, company, phone, email) and the course(s)/date(s). A ServiceNow training coordinator will respond within 24‑48 hrs to request credit card information and confirm course registration.