Course Overview:
DAWN Navigation covers general information about the Data Warehouse of Nevada (DAWN) inquiries and reports. Students will learn to navigate DAWN inquiries and reports.

Employees in the Reno/Carson City area: This course is now available online!

Employees outside the Reno/Carson City area: You are no longer required to email a request for the online course key. Follow the instructions below to gain direct access to this course.

To take this class in a classroom environment: This course is no longer available in the classroom.


Time to Complete: 5-6 Hours

How to Enroll: 

  1. This is an Open Enrollment course in which the student will have a period of 30 calendar days from the initial log in to complete the entire course.
  2. Enter the course key to gain access to the class.  The course key for this class is available on the following page: http://scointranet.nv.gov/services/financial-system-training/dawn-basic-navigation

Course Overview:

In this course you will learn how to navigate through the latest ADVANTAGE reporting tool, iHub, an ad hoc query tool which allows users to use existing customized reports to extract specific data from DAWN.This course is required for access to the iHub program. 

Note: An understanding of how ADVANTAGE data is posted to DAWN and a working knowledge of the vocabulary used in the State Financial System is helpful.

To take this class in a classroom environment: This course is no longer available in the classroom.

Follow the instructions below to gain direct access to this course.

How to Enroll:

1. Navigate to the State Controller's Office Intranet site to get an enrollment key (listed on the webpage): http://scointranet.nv.gov/services/financial-system-training/ihub-training 
2. Follow all directions in the online class in order to receive credit.  You must view all 6 video modules, complete the class exercises, and take the exam to receive credit for the course.
3. For specific questions about your agency's iHub reports (or to inquire about moving your Discoverer reports to iHub, contact the State Controller's Office financial helpdesk at finhelpdesk@controller.state.nv.us.

Course Overview:
This course revisits the basics regarding the creation and processing of journal vouchers documents.  It also includes special journal vouchers including prepaid expenses, unearned revenue and fiscal year corrections. 

This refresher course is offered to employees who currently have access to processing journal vouchers in the ADVANTAGE Financial program.

Time to Complete: 5-6 hours

How to Enroll:

1. This is an Open Enrollment course in which the student will have a period of 30 calendar days from the initial log in to completed the entire course.

2. A key is not required for this online course, however, your access itself is your confirmation that you previously completed ADVANTAGE Financial Training and that you also currently have authority to enter and process journal vouchers in the ADVANTAGE Financial program.

3. Follow all directions in the online class in order to receive credit.