The workflow module uses the term Workflow Process to describe the procedure which triggers the first action to be performed. This trigger would be a function within the HR modules software. In the example this would be the entry of a new record of absence due to sickness which had a duration value of more than three days.

Selecting the Processes option in the Workflow module will display the maintenance screen listing all the existing workflow processes showing their code and description.

Select New to create a new Workflow.  You’ll see a new window where you can input the details of your new Workflow.

There are two types of Workflow: