Your goal

You want to ensure the best experience for your customers and writers with regard to your product information. Our writing and tool trainings help you achieve this goal.

Our trainings offer

  • Training venue: PANTOPIX offices or on your premises
  • Language/Proceedings: German, upon request English
  • Sample data: PANTOPIX samples, upon request your data
  • You can combine trainings.
  • All participants receive a certificate of attendance.

I. Structured, topic-oriented authoring

Master the transition from unstructured to structured writing. Learn the advantages of separating the content from the layout and deliver effective, user-centered assistance.

  • Task analysis o Information modeling
  • XML and semantic structure
  • Single-source authoring: topics and reuse
  • Minimalism principles

Duration: 3 days

II. DITA Trainings

DITA Authoring

Learn structured authoring with the DITA Standard. Plan task-oriented information and use basic and advanced DITA semantics and mechanisms.

  • Information typing and the DITA processes
  • Introduction to oXygen XML Editor
  • Basic project work: topics, maps, structure elements
  • Advanced mechanisms: reuse, keys and linking practice
  • Workflows with and without CMS

Duration: 2 days

DITA Architecture

Be ready to assume a new role as information architect. You will support your team from the beginning during the DITA and CCMS implementation, as well as continuously during documentation projects.

  • Beyond XML, XSLT and stylesheets: team assistance
  • Project templates and workflows
  • Reuse, metadata and linking strategy
  • Authoring environment and tools configuration
  • Publishing scenarios and DITA-OT plugins

Duration: 1 day

DITA implementation & migration

Know the phases of the DITA implementation project to get your team’s commitment and kick off a successful implementation. See what the pilot plan contains, what new skills your team requires, which tasks you can prepare in-house, and how DITA tools and architecture can work best for you.

  • The DITA business case and implementation plan
  • Auditing and information modeling o Information architecture
  • Building a DITA pilot project
  • Training and support material
  • CCMS implementation
  • Migrating legacy content

Duration: 1 day

III. oXygen & CMS

Learn structured authoring with oXygen integrated in your CMS.

  • Single-source authoring: topics and reuse
  • Introduction to oXygen XML-Editor o Working with your information model
  • Practice with structure elements
  • Working with your CMS: processes and workflow

Duration: 3 days

Interested in PANTOPIX trainings? Please contact us (infodontospamme@gowaway.pantopix.de or +49 7520 953 61 65) and we’ll be happy to advise and send you further details.

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PANTOPIX GmbH & Co. KG/ Allisreute 4/ 88285 Bodnegg/ T +49 7520 9562803/ karsten.schremppdontospamme@gowaway.pantopix.de