Template types are the different types of assessments you can do in Beacon. When creating a document, you have to choose a template type and that enables certain rules for the document. Each template type has its own reports tab.

  • Layered Process Audits
    • Turns on Layers for users, scheduling, and reports
    • Only Pass/fail questions can be used
    • Mitigation is on by default
    • Any failure flags the entire audit as Non Conforming
  • 5S Audit
    • Pass/fail, point value, and free form Response types
  • Scored
    • Only the point value response type
    • You can define a minimum passing score. Any audits with a score below that are flagged as Failed
  • Safety
    • All response types
  • Blank
    • All response types