Departments in Beacon are used to group users together for reports. These are groups of employees representing units like HR, Finance, Quality, and other various operational units. There is a default Quality department created, but feel free to delete or rename it.


  1. Click to add a department.
  2. Enter the name and description .


The name and description of the department can be edited by through the following steps.

  1. Navigate to Admin > Organization > Departments, then click on a department name to access the settings.

  2. Click on the Department Name or the Description.

  3. Enter a new name or description and click on Save at the bottom of the page.