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Drupal Administration Course Details


The purpose of this course is to provide Drupal site administrator's with the essential skills to manage their site with confidence. The course is run on Drupal version 6.x

Audience:

Employee's required to administrate a Drupal site. This is not a course for Drupal site developers.

Pre-Requisites:

Better than average computer literacy.

Duration:

2 Days

Price:

$396.90 If you are currently resident in South Africa you will need to pay VAT at 14%.   *Discount available

PC Hire:

$50   *Bring a PC

Note: information may change without notice.

About Drupal Administration

Drupal is a free and open source content management system (CMS) written in PHP and distributed under the GNU General Public License. It is believed to be used as the back-end system for at least 1% of websites worldwide, ranging from small personal blogs to large corporate and political sites, including whitehouse.gov and data.gov.uk. It is also used for knowledge management and business collaboration.

Course Outline


  • Introduction
  • Drupal Overview
    • CMS administration made easy
  • Content
    • Creating Content
    • Editing, deleting
    • Maintaing site content
      • Finding specific types of content
      • Editing
      • Deleting
  • Content Advanced
    • Content types explained
  • Administering users
    • Adding, editing, and deleting users
    • Roles and permissions
  • Administering taxonomy
    • Planning your taxonomy terms
    • Implementing your terms
  • Administering menus
    • Adding menus
    • Adding items to menus
    • Setting visibility roles to menus
  • Administering blocks
    • Adding, editing and maintaing blocks
    • Visibility roles for blocks
  • Overview of modules
    • Enhancing the functionality of your site
  • Administering themes
    • Configuration of themes
    • Themes per role
  • Images and input formats
    • Content input types
    • Setting input defaults
    • Wysiwyg modules
  • Configuration settings and report logs
  • Getting help
  • Conclusion

Delivery Method

Instructor Led classroom based training. Scheduled classes are normally held in Woodmead - near to Sandton in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Stationary and textbook included. Refreshments, including 2 tea breaks and a cooked meal for lunch are provided for full time courses. Contact hours are between 9am to 4pm.

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