On this page you will find a listing of all our currently available courses. While we may not be scheduling sessions for all courses, if you register your interest we can let you know when we are next running a course.
This course is for those responsible for administering content on a Drupal site.
Participants will see how to navigate the general set up of a generic Drupal site as it is 'out of the box' and compare that to the training site which will have several customizations. This will include custom roles, content types, taxonomy (category) systems. Popular contributed modules will demonstrate a typical website which has been tuned for better end-user experience in the context of a complete, robust website.
Additionally, it will include specifics on integration with internal systems, or customized modules or software added to a specific client site.
Whether your site, application or service is for your internal staff, or your growing customer base, making sure site managers and members are using it in a productive way is important to its success.
Find out how Drupal works well with a rapid-prototyping model of development.
You’ll get hands-on experience and learn key terminology and processes used in Drupal development. You’ll learn about the typical roles in a development process, from site builders to themers. You’ll be better prepared to manage expectations and make decisions about custom versus contributed modules you choose for your project. You'll explore several case studies, and discover how they are relevant to your project. Along the way, you’ll be guided around pitfalls to avoid.
Learn about the most essential features and concepts of Drupal through hands on activities. By the end of this day you will be familiar with Drupal terminology and be able to identify how Drupal sites are constructed. You will know how to identify and choose modules to get the functionality you need.