We are thrilled to announce our brand new certification courses and workshops available at Engage 2019. These expanded training offerings are designed to help you take your skills to the next level. We invite you to review the training and certification descriptions below to help make your selections. All certifications will take place on Tuesday, June 25 and workshops will take place Friday, June 28.

Why certify at Engage? 
Don’t miss the opportunity to have hands-on, in-person training for the products you use the most. The benefit of being able to ask and troubleshoot questions on functionality as you go is invaluable. Upon completion of the course, you’ll be prepared to take the exam, earn your certification and add it to your list of professional development and your resume.

The Watermark Certification Program certifies candidates on skills and knowledge related to Watermark products and technologies. Credentials are granted based on completing courses and passing exams. Watermark certifications are tangible benchmarks of experience and expertise that help you stand out in a crowd among your peers.

All Workshops Tuesday Friday Thursday Aqua Digital Measures EvaluationKIT LiveText SmartCatalog Taskstream AMS Taskstream LAT Tk20 Via Filter Workshops

June 25, 8:30am - 4:30pm

Aqua by Watermark Administrator Certification

$250

Take this full-day certification course to learn all administrative responsibilities of Assessment Coordinators in Aqua. From creating assessment projects and assignments, to uploading artifacts, scoring, and running reports, we will cover it all. If you are a new Aqua Assessment Coordinator for your institution, or will be transitioning into that role, this workshop will give you all the knowledge you'll need to successfully implement Aqua on your campus, and prepare you for the certification test. A boxed lunch is included with this registration.

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June 25, 8:30am - 4:30pm

Digital Measures by Watermark Administrator Certification

$250

This full-day certification course dives into all Digital Measures administrative tools. From creating, updating and managing records and user accounts to building and running reports, we will cover it all. You'll finish the day prepared to take the certification test. If you are the current administrator for your institution, will be transitioning into that role or are part of your administrative “working group” this course is for you! A boxed lunch is included with this registration.

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June 25, 8:30am - 4:30pm

Digital Measures by Watermark Advanced Administrator Certification

$250

You already have your Administrator Certification and are familiar with using the system, so now what? The Advanced Certification course is here to help you take your skills to the next level. Topics will include project management, web services basics, data quality, configuration best practices and a deep dive on self-service reporting. Invest in this day-long training and leave feeling confident, equipped to drive change on your campus with your Digital Measures knowledge, and prepared for the advanced certification test. A boxed lunch is included with this registration.

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June 25, 8:30am - 4:30pm

EvaluationKIT by Watermark Administrator Certification

$250

Earn your certification in managing and creating your course evaluation projects with this full-day certification course! We'll hone in on major operational steps, such as managing account settings and surveys, term-over-term project deployment and management, reporting and system troubleshooting. Plus, we'll cover additional tools and key functionality that go beyond your initial set-up and training sessions. Once certified you'll have everything you need to confidently manage your ongoing operations in EvaluationKIT. Training topics will include, but are not limited to: User Roles, Product Navigation, Account Settings Management, Survey Creation and Management, Project setup and settings, Reporting and System Troubleshooting. A boxed lunch is included with this registration.

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June 25, 8:30am - 4:30pm

Taskstream AMS by Watermark Administrator Certification

$250

This full-day certification course dives into the essential AMS administrative tools. From creating, updating and managing workspaces and user accounts, to running reports, you will walk away with an overview you'll never forget. If you are the AMS administrator for your institution, will be transitioning into that role, or are part of your administrative “working group” this course is for you! You will leave feeling confident in your ability to implement AMS on your campus, and ready for the certification test. A boxed lunch is included with this registration.

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June 25, 8:30am - 4:30pm

Via by Watermark Administrator Certification

$250

From creating rubrics and assignments to running reports, this course wil cover all aspects of Via's administrative tools and use cases. If you are the Via administrator for your institution, or will be transitioning into that role, this day-long certification course is for you! You will leave feeling confident in your ability to implement and gather data in Via on campus, and prepared for the certification test. A boxed lunch is included with this registration.

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June 28, 9:45am - 11:15am

“Who Watches the Watchmen?” Using Taskstream AMS by Watermark to Review your Assessment Data

$50

As you review your institution's assessment data, you may notice that some programs include thorough and reliable information, while others still need some help. Join this discussion to learn how to engage reviewers in a feedback loop for inputted data, based on successfully implemented models. With effective and actionable feedback from reviewers, you'll see an increase in the quality of your overall data in no time!

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June 28, 8:00am - 9:30am

AACSB Reporting Essentials in Digital Measures by Watermark

$50

In this interactive, hands-on workshop, learn how to report for AACSB's business accreditation standards using Digital Measures. You'll become familiar with the details of tables 15-1, 15-2, 2-1 and 2-2, including ensuring the right users are added to your reports, auditing required data for completeness, understanding report calculations, and troubleshooting report questions.

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June 28, 8:00am - 9:30am

Best Practices for Completing & Managing Aqua by Watermark Data Files & Templates

$50

Not sure which data files to complete each semester? Tired of getting errors when you upload roster files? Don’t miss this informative workshop on best practices for completing the data files used to populate Aqua with your institution's data. You'll review each data file and template and learn pro tips and best practices to ensure that all of your templates are uploaded smoothly in Aqua.

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June 28, 9:45am - 11:15am

Building Rubrics in Taskstream LAT by Watermark

$50

Great rubrics can serve as the cornerstone of robust assessment practices. You'll learn how to get the most from this essential educational tool in Taskstream LAT by Watermark. Learn best practices for building and using rubrics in LAT, including weighting, tagging criteria to standards, and settings for more powerful reporting.

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June 28, 9:45am - 11:15am

Creating General Surveys with EvaluationKIT by Watermark

$50

You've used EvaluationKIT for course evaluations, but how else can you leverage the system to help your institution collect the data it needs for reporting and improvement? Attend this workshop to learn how you can use EvaluationKIT for other types of surveys at your institution.

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June 28, 11:30am - 1:00pm

Field Experience in Taskstream LAT by Watermark

$50

They grow so fast—your students are ready to translate their classroom-based learning into practical experiences. Learn how Taskstream LAT by Watermark supports experiential learning with tools to track candidate placements, document evaluations, and manage key data points for on-site learning. You'll explore the best ways to get students and key stakeholders involved in Field Experience assessment, as well as other key administrative functions in the system!

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June 28, 11:30am - 1:00pm

Field Experience in Via by Watermark

$50

Learn how Via can help facilitate various aspects of experiential learning with tools to track candidate placements, document internship hours, and capture internship-related assessment data. You'll discover the best ways to get students and external stakeholders involved in Field Experience assessment.

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June 27, 10:45am - 12:45pm

Finding Success with SmartCatalog by Watermark’s Curriculum Management

Included in your Engage ticket!

This workshop is all about the tips and tools to work with the Curriculum Management System efficiently. From forms, to users and permissions, to catalog updates, we'll cover it all. What fields do other schools use in their forms? Together we will work through some of the potential and common fields that are used with our standard form. Also, learn how to successfully edit your programs and understand how your form converts to a Catalog item.

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June 28, 8:00am - 9:30am

Getting Started with Field Experience in LiveText by Watermark

$50

LiveText Field Experience Module (FEM) by Watermark allows students, faculty, and administrators to see a complete picture of learning progress outside of the traditional classroom. This session will have three key focus areas: an overview of FEM capabilities, set-up by the FEM Administrator, and placement creation by the FEM Placement Coordinator.

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June 28, 9:45am - 11:15am

How to Support Better Placement with Tk20 by Watermark Applications

$50

Tk20 Applications support all student placements from self-placed to institution-placed and everything in between. Learn how creating and using applications for field placement can enable easier and more informed placements. You'll also see how a placement coordinator might use transcript data and previously collected key assessments, such as disposition assessments, when placing students, all without leaving the system.

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June 27, 2:00pm - 2:45pm

Maintaining your SmartCatalog by Watermark Catalog with Confidence!

Included with your Engage ticket!

Curriculum changes happen every year and the catalog needs to be updated accordingly. Come learn how to successfully edit and update program information in SmartCatalog. We will discuss multiple ways to create new programs, as well as update existing information. Understand how to safely delete courses and feel confident when editing them out of your programs.

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June 28, 11:30am - 1:00pm

Make your Data Come Alive with LiveText by Watermark Reports and Analytics

$50

Explore LiveText Reports, and discover how to quickly access and analyze your data using the customizable reports, that include Live Analytics. Display and showcase your data in ways like never before. Administrators will learn about the various reports that are offered, how to run those reports and how to access the raw assessment data.

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June 28, 9:45am - 11:15am

Mastering Self-Service Reports in Digital Measures by Watermark

$50

Take a deep dive into Digital Measures self-service reporting tools in this workshop. Learn how to set up and format reports, share them with faculty and get the data you need—all without a work request! From customizing your CV through easy-to-use drag-and-drop functionality, to exporting activity records with optimal granularity, see how self-service reporting can help you get the most out of Digital Measures.

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June 28, 9:45am - 11:15am

Reporting and Advanced Features in Field Experience in LiveText by Watermark

$50

The LiveText Field Experience Module (FEM) provides an assortment of reports and reporting features. Dive a little deeper into LiveText's Field Experience Reports and learn how to best extract your assessment data. Come prepared with an understanding of your institution's field experience process. You'll also learn about best practices for using FEM, managing placements, field experience rubrics, and field assessments.

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June 28, 8:00am - 9:30am

Reports Scavenger Hunt in Taskstream LAT by Watermark

$50

It’s time to put your learning and training on Taskstream LAT by Watermark to the test. You’ll be given a variety of prompts that test your ability to find solutions in the system. From demographic data to comparative reports, this session will show how you’re able to get valuable information out of using the system, leading you towards LAT mastery.

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June 28, 11:30am - 1:00pm

Strategies to Improve Course Evaluation Response Rates in EvaluationKIT by Watermark

$50

Your surveys and course evaluations have been sent, now you're hoping for a good response rate. Learn proven practices for improving your response rates using tools in EvaluationKIT. You'll leave the session ready to boost student response rates.

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June 28, 11:30am - 1:00pm

Taskstream AMS by Watermark Reports Scavenger Hunt

$50

It is time to put your learning and training to the test. You'll be challenged to solve a variety of prompts that test your ability to find solutions in the system. From workspace construction, to reports and data entry, to the Help Desk, you will be able to demonstrate to Watermark staff and colleagues that you are an exceptional AMS user. We will guide you through the exercises and cheer you on as you work towards AMS mastery!

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June 28, 11:30am - 1:00pm

Tk20 by Watermark Field Experience Implementation ABCs

$50

Do you have the foundation to bring your current practice into the system? Now, make Field Experience Implementation as easy as 1,2,3. Start to build your Field Experience knowledge with an essential information overview. Then, learn how to identify key components of your current process, and how they translate into Tk20. You’ll leave knowing exactly the next steps to implement your current program.

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June 27, 3:15pm - 4:00pm

Troubleshooting, Best Practices, and Tips in SmartCatalog by Watermark

Included with your Engage ticket!

Do you run into little problems and don't know what to do? Do you need to export to print, but receive an error? This session will help answer your questions and teach you troubleshooting techniques when you run into roadblocks while using SmartCatalog. We will also cover some best practice behavior and general tips on exporting to Word.

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June 28, 8:00am - 9:30am

Using Reporting Tools in EvaluationKIT by Watermark

$50

Learn how to get valuable information out of your EvaluationKIT system and improve your surveys and course evaluations for superior reporting and data collection.

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June 28, 8:00am - 9:30am

Course-Based Assessments in Tk20 by Watermark

$50

In this hands-on session, you'll learn how to build Tk20 assignment templates in your digital filing cabinet, along with how to send copies to your students. After putting in the hard work of configuring forms, building assignment templates, sending out assignments and getting them assessed, you're ready to start reaping the fruits of your labor. We'll explore a variety of Tk20 Core and Next Gen reports related to Courses that can help you monitor and analyze your data more easily. Additionally, build custom Instant Insight Reports so you can quickly access the data you need, anytime you need it.

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