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Getting Ready for FareManager E-learning Course

ATPCO’s very first course for new learners offered entirely online, Getting Ready for FareManager, is designed to prepare you for FareManager 100 by introducing concepts and terms that you will need to know when using ATPCO’s FareManager applications.

Any customers planning to enroll, or already enrolled to attend FM100 in 2014 are strongly encouraged to take Getting Ready for FareManager before attending FM100. Beginning on 1 January 2015, this prerequisite course will be required for all customers attending FM100.

This introductory course consists of eight modules and one exam and offers an overview of the following:

  • Introduction to ATPCO
  • ATPCO Life Cycles
  • ATPCO Data Structure
  • Navigating and Accessing FareManager
  • Introduction to Fares and Rules
How to access the Learning Management System
  • If you have an ATPCO customer login and have previously used the Learning Management System: You are ready to go! Simply click here to open the LMS in a new browser window and log in with your ATPCO user id. Then follow the directions below to begin the course.
  • If you have an ATPCO customer login but have never used the Learning Management System: Click here to open the LMS and log in with your ATPCO user id. You will be asked to complete a student profile so an account can be created for you. Please allow 1-2 business days for your LMS account to be activated. Once your LMS account is active, return to this page and follow the directions below.
  • If you do not have an ATPCO customer login, contact your manager or your organization's user ID authorizer to request an ATPCO user ID.
How to launch the course
  1. If it is not already open, click here to open the LMS in a new browser window.
    • On future visits, you can access the LMS by logging into the Customer Center and selecting Training > Learning Management System from the navigation menu.
  2. Enter your ATPCO user ID and password in the pop-up window that appears. If you have already logged into the Customer Center during your current session, you will be taken directly into the LMS.
  3. Once you have accessed the LMS, click Catalogs in the navigation pane on the left.
    LMS menu
  4. Open the “PRODUCT TRAINING FOR CUSTOMERS” catalog by clicking on the image.
    Product Training for Customers icon
  5. Scroll down to the Getting Ready for FareManager sub-catalog and open it by clicking on the folder icon or title.
    Getting Ready for FareManager folder
  6. Click on the link for GRFM050 - Getting Ready for FareManager.
  7. A pop-up window will appear with course and enrollment details. Click the Enroll button and then Confirm enrollment to register for the course.
  8. Click the Go to Course Sessions button. You will be taken to the Enrolled Learning Modules Tab, where you can launch each Lesson. 
    Getting Ready for FareManager module tab
  9. Getting Ready for FareManager has eight Lessons and an Exam.  Click on the arrow button to expand and review the Lessons in the course.
    Getting Ready for FareManager lessons

Once you have finished the exam with a passing grade, your course will be marked complete.

System recommendations
  • To access the LMS and view e-learning modules, you will need:
    • Internet Explorer 7 or later
    • Adobe Flash 8 or higher (please note you will need administrative rights on your computer to download Flash)
  • For optimum viewing, set your screen resolution to 1024 x 768
  • Limit the number of open browser windows to just one (if you need to access other sites,  you should launch them in a separate window)
  • If, after opening a module, you encounter difficulties viewing the module, clear your cache (for example, in Internet Explorer, select Tools > Internet Options > Browsing Options > Delete) and restart your computer