Best Practices: Rave Study Build and Global Library Management


Take one of the following combinations:

  1. Rave Study Design and Build Essentials (SDBE) or
  2. Rave Study Design and Build Essentials (SDBE) - Data Managers and Rave Study Design and Build Essentials (SDBE) - Data Validations

And have a minimum of one Rave Study Build required prior to enrolling in this workshop


This course reviews and introduces best practices for the study planning and building process. Attendees will learn best practices for:

  • Identifying the best starting point for a study
  • Form design and structure
  • Use of logs and dynamics for data collection
  • Use of field attributes
  • Development and maintenance of Global Libraries
  • Use of Architect Loader vs. online study development
  • Best practices around the use of edit check actions and functions, derivations and custom functions
  • Output considerations
  • Study build considerations for usage with other Medidata modules
  • Core Configuration and Security settings

This course is taught on the latest released version of Rave.

Please note that this class is only available to those currently working for a Medidata client. When registering, please enter your work email address. 

We recommend a maximum of 10 students to allow the trainer to give time to each student individually.
We can allow a maximum of 15 students, however, this is not recommended as the trainer will not have time to be able to concentrate on each individual student.


Recording of Global Education training sessions is strictly prohibited. Any attempts to record training will result in an immediate stoppage of training until recording is terminated.

Course Type

Instructor-led Classroom


Study Designers/Builders

Max Attendees



4 days


English, Japanese


Rave EDC (Legacy)

Training Units


Class Fee

The cost to enroll in one of the Public Classes listed below is $2336 per person


Please review the Medidata Academy Training Delivery Cancellation Policy prior to scheduling.

Seoul South Korea Office (10:00AM - 5:00PM KST)

Shanghai, China (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM CST)

Beijing, China (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM CST)

Course Supplements

Course Outline - Best Practices: Rave Study Build and Global Library Management

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