Drupal Advanced Training

drupal-logo-135x145pxDrupal is one of the best and most popular ways to build a website. It is flexible, scalable and is continuously improved by thousands of people around the world.

Drupal powers some of the largest sites on the web and is being widely adopted by organizations from small businesses to the White House and leading U.S. government agencies and companies such as eBay, Sony and the New York Stock Exchange.

Our Drupal Advanced Class is aimed at increasing the skills of people who will be building and maintaining Drupal sites. You will learn how to build a new Drupal module and style it using the site's CSS.  Here is a sample video from the course...

Subjects Taught

You'll build on your Drupal knowledge and get to grips with how to modify, improve and develop great Drupal websites. The class will focus on Drupal 7 but questions are welcome on other versions.

Topics

Part 1: An introduction to Recommended Drupal IDE's for building complex, advanced sites
Part 2: An introduction to DRUSH and how to use it to install modules and update the core
Part 3: How to develop a new module from scratch
Part 4: How to use hooks to connect to other applications
Part 5: How to create a template and style it using CSS
Part 6: An introduction to the Coding Classes that cover CSS, HTML, PHP
Part 7: Building a real module, uniting everything you have learned in the course

What Do Class Attendees Get to Help Their Learning?

Live Training
Practical, hands-on training from an experienced Drupal teacher
 
 
Forum Support
Three months of forum support with same-day answers to your questions
 
 
Workbook
A copy of Drupal Explained, the best-selling eBook about Drupal
 
 
Videos
Three months of access to a video version of the class you take, as well as these additional courses: Content Layouts, Display Suite, Organic Groups, Podcasting, Simplenews & Views.
 
 
Cheat Sheets
All the key information from the class in one useful guide
 
 
Completion certificate
A personalized completion certificate
 

Who Should Attend This Class?

  1. The class is taught by an experienced Drupal instructor who will teach you the essentials of building more advanced sites through the use of Fields, Views and Panels.
  2. Our teaching style is entirely hands-on. You'll have a Drupal site in front of you and will be actively working and learning throughout the class.
  3. Because learning is a continual process, all students will not only go home with a book that reinforces the concepts covered in class, they also get six months of access to our online training videos and online support forum.

Are There Any Prerequisites?

To get the most out of this class, you'll need a good basic knowledge of Drupal. Do you know how to create content and use roles? Do you know how to install themes and modules? Do you know how to use Panels and Views?

Our Drupal Intermediate class is designed to prepare you for the Advanced class, so if you've taken the Beginner and/or Intermediate class or will be taking it before the Advanced class, you'd be ready to take the Intermediate.

Investment

Drupal Courses @ R4,000 pp

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