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User Productivity Kit (UPK) Information

Welcome to the Core-CT UPK Support Page

Oracle's User Productivity Kit (UPK) is an online, highly interactive training tool with animated training simulations. It is the web-based training method for Core-CT users. Follow the instructions below to access the UPK exercises:

Start by logging into Core-CT production with your user ID and password. Click the ‘Core-CT Help’ tab displayed on the main Portal homepage. The UPK content area is displayed on the far right of the page. Click the link for either ‘Financials UPK’, ‘EPM UPK’, or ‘HCM UPK’.

Core-CT strongly suggests that users first open the PowerPoint show User Productivity Kit Instructions explaining how to use the UPK tool. The instructions will explain the different modes available. Including the “Know It” mode, where users can self-test their knowledge and print the scoring results.

Financials UPK Information

Currently, UPK exercises are published for the following areas:

• Accounts Payable,
• Accounts Receivable
• Asset Management
• Billing
• Commitment Control
• Customer Contracts
• eProcurement
• General Ledger
• Inventory
• Project Costing
• Purchasing

EPM UPK Information

EPM UPK exercises have been developed to introduce users to the Query Manager tool as well as the basic fundamentals of query. These are intended to supplement existing EPM training courses, providing an opportunity for EPM users to become acquainted with and practice ad-hoc query development and execution on their own.

HCM UPK Information

Currently, UPK exercises are published for processes within the following areas: Enterprise Learning (for Training Registration users), Leave Plans, Position Actions, Schedules, Self Service and the most recent 9.1 upgrade materials for ePay, eProfile, My System Profile, HR Changes, Payroll Changes, and Time & Labor Changes. In addition, a section called General Information for New Hires is available for brand new HR users. It demonstrates the basic navigation skills needed in all the HRMS modules. Further processes will be coming online in the future. Please refer to the Instruction document User Productivity Kit for HRMS Users to get familiar with the User Productivity Kit.