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caDSR Tools for Training


Welcome to the caDSR Training Wiki


All of our courses are open to the public for enrollment. Browse for courses by role, tool or view the entire training catalog.

Introduction to Metadata Registries

caDSR Metadata Registry presents information about the caDSR and discusses why is it important to Cancer research.


Register for courses by contacting Application Support. 

Access Training Materials

To access course and quiz materials, scroll to the bottom of the page and select the name of the course for which you are interested.  This link will transfer you to the page dedicated to that specific course.  Course content and quizzes are accessed by using "paperclip" icon at the top of the page.

Help with Selecting Courses

The table below contains a list of Learner Roles and the recommended courses for each role. Select the Role and/or the Course Number to see additional information.



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For trainees who identify as a Metadata Curator Using Forms or Metadata Curator Using UML Models, and want curation accounts in the production instance of caDSR, please read the Next Steps for Metadata Curators.

caDSR Course Descriptions and Materials

Select the course title to view course descriptions, objectives, prerequisites, training materials and references.

Information for Metadata Curators

Attention all Curators! If you are a new caDSR Metadata Curator or have a need to become a Metadata Curator (for either forms-based metadata or UML-based metadata), you must complete the required caDSR courses for your role, then follow the Next Steps for Metadata Curators.

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