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About Drupal Developer Kick Start

This five day course suits developers who are making the full conversion to Drupal from .NET, Coldfusion Java or other framework or CMS. This would suit developers who have no prior experience with Drupal, giving them insight into how Drupal works from the ground up.

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By the end of the training you will be able to:

  • Create customizable, configurable layouts.
  • Create a system to allow users to modify
  • layout without touching code.
  • Employ contexts and variants for a control over display of content depending on context such as page or user role.

Duration: 1 Day

Learn the essential features and structures of PHP, and how they are expressed in Drupal in this one day course. This is a great primer for the Module Development course. Depending on your background, you might be surprised (or scared) at the things you can do with PHP. The language is noted for being very flexible and easy to learn. The ease of learning is due in part to the good examples available in the project documentation. This course is ideal for people who already other programming languages, but are new to PHP. This course is also suitable for those who know PHP but want to understand how to "read code" used in Drupal. This course is NOT an introduction to programming.

Duration: 1 Day

You will learn how to develop a module step by step. You'll learn how to navigate the extensive documentation available and determine where you can hook into the system and add your new functionality. You will also learn about developer workflow and maintaining your site. By the end of the training you will be able to:

  • Understand Drupal's hook system and development architecture
  • Insert and extract data using Drupal's core database abstraction layer.
  • Responsibly modify contributed modules using patches
  • Employ and articulate best practices, security techniques, conventions and coding standards

Duration: 2 Days

By the end of the training you will be able to:

  • Set up an effective development environment with sustainable code repositories.
  • Optimally manage source code in a team environment

Duration: 1 Day

In this course you will learn how to:

  • Deploy and configure drupal sites using scripts with Drush
  • Manage Drupal sites with Aegir

Duration: 1 Day

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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Bundle Info


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Duration:

6 Day

Price:

$2,000.00 If you are currently resident in South Africa you will need to pay VAT at 14%.   *Discount available

PC Hire:

$150   *Bring a PC

Note: information may change without notice.

Pre-requisites:

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