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  • Joomla Beginner Course
  • Joomla Intermediate Course

Sorry, we currently do not have any public courses scheduled for the Joomla level 1 course. Please contact us to see if we can put one on the schedule for you

Sorry, we currently do not have any public courses scheduled for the Joomla level 1 course. Please contact us to see if we can put one on the schedule for you

Joomla Beginner Course

Course Description

The Joomla course is a practical hands-on course with participants developing a fully fledged website. The course also demystifies the Joomla terminology and will show you how the different pieces of Joomla fits together.

 

At the end of the course, participants will receive all the tools they need to develop their websites. Participants will leave the course with the skills and knowledge to build or maintain their Joomla websites.

 

Target Audience

  • Those who want to develop websites quickly
  • Those who have Joomla websites and needs to maintain it and wants to go in more depth about Joomla
  • Those who have developed websites using Frontpage or Dreamweaver

 

Prerequisites

Computer Literacy

Joomla Beginner Course

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Section 1: An Overview of Open Source Software

 

Section 2: Joomla Overview

 

Section 3: Installing & Configuring Joomla

 

Section 4: The Joomla Interface

 

Section 5: Creating Content

 

Section 6: Adding Menu Items

 

Section 7: Adding Modules

 

Section 8: Joomla Content Editor

 

Section 9: Adding Users

 

Section 10: Joomla Templates

 

Section 11: Basic Search Engine Optimisation

 

Section 12: Adding a Photo Gallery

 

Section 13: Header Rotator

 

Section 14: Backing Up Your Website

 

Section 15: Uploading Your Website

 

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical course. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular course.

Sorry, we currently do not have any public courses scheduled for the Joomla level 2 course. Please contact us to see if we can put one on the schedule for you

Sorry, we currently do not have any public courses scheduled for the Joomla level 2 course. Please contact us to see if we can put one on the schedule for you

Joomla Intermediate Course

Course Description

In this course you will learn to manage and build your web site from the Joomla administrator console, adding advanced features to your website with ease.

 

Target Audience

The Joomla Advanced course is aimed at those who have a working knowledge of Joomla and wants to improve their knowledge and skills of Joomla in order to become more effective and efficient in running a Joomla website or creating Joomla websites.

 

Prerequisites

Joomla Basic or the following minimum prerequisites for the course:

  • A participant must have worked in the Backend of Joomla
  • A participant must have created Categories, Articles, Menu items
  • A participant must have installed and configured a module
  • A participant must have installed and used a component

Joomla Intermediate Course

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Section 1: Duplicating a Live Website on the Localhost

  • Creating a Database
  • Creating a Folder and Copy Files
  • Restoring the Backup

 

Section 2: Changing Article Backgrounds

  • Inserting Background Images Into Articles
  • Changing Background Colour of an Article
  • Removing a Background Colour or Image

 

Section 3: Splitting Up Long Articles

  • Creating a Table of Contents
  • Anchoring Text

 

Section 4: Inserting a Module Into an Article

  • Creating the Module Position
  • Placing the Module in an Article

 

Section 5: Adding Rollover Images

 

Section 6: Adding Newsfeeds

  • Creating a Syndicated Newsfeed
  • Displaying a Newsfeed

 

Section 7: Adding Contacts Using the Contacts Component

  • Creating a Category
  • Creating Contacts
  • Adding a Contacts Menu Item

 

Section 8: Adding Social Media Buttons

  • Using a Module to Insert Social Media Buttons
  • Adding a Facebook Like Button

 

Section 9: Adding Banners to a Website

  • Creating a Category
  • Creating a Client
  • Setting up the Banners
  • Placing Banners Using the Banner Module

 

Section 10: Adding a Google Map

  • Obtaining the Coordinates
  • Installing and Configuring the Component
  • Setting the Markers
  • Creating a Menu Item

 

Section 11: Changing Folder and File Permissions

  • Checking Directory or File Permissions
  • Changing Directory or File Permissions

 

Section 12: Adding Joomla Analytics

 

Section 13: Basic Template Modifications

  • Installing Web Developer
  • Changing font size and colour
  • Changing margins and padding
  • Changing column widths
  • Changing page background

 

Section 14: Inserting Google Analytics code

 

Section 15: Creating a mobile version of Joomla website

 

Section 16: Backing Up Your Website

  • Installing Akeeba
  • Creating a Backup
  • Downloading Your Backup Archives

 

Section 17: Making a Website Live (Demo)

  • Creating a Database, User, and Password
  • Creating a Backup Using Akeeba Backup
  • Installing FireFTP
  • Starting FireFTP in Firefox and Copy Files
  • Restoring the Backup File

 

Section 18: Migrating Your Website to Joomla 2.5

  • Tasks to be Performed Before Migrating
  • Enabling Mootools
  • Copying Joomla zip file
  • Starting the Upgrade
  • Behind the Scenes

 

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical course. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular course.

Sorry, we currently do not have any public courses scheduled for the Joomla level 2 course. Please contact us to see if we can put one on the schedule for you


Sorry, we currently do not have any public courses scheduled for the Joomla level 3 course. Please contact us to see if we can put one on the schedule for you