The article reports on the experience from the courses called ‘Analysis of information sources’ and ‘Designing communication and information systems (CIS) - Information management’ at the University of Defence in Brno. The courses are a part of the Master’s Study Programme. Their goal is to master work with Tovek Tools (TT) created by TOVEK  and established within the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic. Students gain knowledge from using the TT. They undergo orientation training and then they can manage the information resources workflow. The course has been designed to contribute to the development of creative abilities of individual students. There is also a course book  available for them. The courses are suitable for both face-to-face instruction and distance learning.