Courses and Training

WANT TO LEARN WORDPRESS FROM SCRATCH OR LEARN TO MANAGE YOUR EXISTING SITE – WE DO BOTH.

Our Courses

Basic WordPress Beginners Course

WordPress is a template based content management system ideal for building websites and blogs. This beginners course teaches you the basics of setting up your website and posting content and images. At the end of the course you will be able to add content, edit images and text, and build your own basic website.

R2400

Advanced E-Commerce Course

WordPress e-commerce to get your business online. This advanced course teaches you how to set up your e-commerce website and setup all payment gateways and payment systems. At the end of the course you will be able to setup your entire business online.

R3900

Professional WordPress 2 day Course

We offer a 2 day in depth course covering everything you need to know to build a website from scratch. The backend and frontend. You learn the basics of HTML and CSS. You also learn how to write good briefs, create wireframes, sitemaps and build responsive design. You will learn how to freelance, finding clients, project management, creating proposals and design your portfolio. You will leave with skills to start building your own websites.

R4800

Build your Project with us

We offer a customised option to get you on your way with your project. We offer expertise to gelp you plan the project, what to bear in mind when designing, where to start, what to include,  and how to launch your project. By taking this course you get to build your own website, while having someone to hold your hand and guide you through to the end. Give us a call to discuss your idea and see how we can assist you.

R650/h, min 5 hours  over duration of the project.

Requirements

Pre-Requisites

A laptop, and basic computer literacy.

Who should attend?

This course is aimed for the new WordPress user who needs to be able to develop and manage a new site or make changes to an existing website in WordPress.

Venue – Southern Suburbs, Cape Town

Directions will be sent on securing your spot.

Level – Beginner

You will learn to build your own website, use a theme, publish pages, create a blog, set up the menu, register your site for google. Setup google analytics to track visits to your site, create a site map and much more.

Level – Advanced

You will learn to build your own website, use a theme, publish pages, create a blog, set up the menu, register your site for google. Setup google analytics to track visits to your site, create a site map and much more. 

 

Course Objectives

Basic

Setup your own WordPress Theme

Learn to load a theme, the general look and feel of the wordpress site.

Load Plugins

Load the necessary plugins for google, analysis, security etc. Learn to update and upgrade plugins.

Add Pages and Posts

Build a blog and pages with a menu integration. Edit pages and posts, use categories and tags.

Load Content and Images

Upload text and images. Resizing and reducing image and photo sizes for optimising website. Embedding Videos

Register a Sitemap and Google Analytics

Register what google needs to rank your website. Google Console, Google Analytics etc

Publish your Website to the Web

Publish your site and edit final changes

 

Advanced & Professional

Everything covered in Beginners Course

See list on left

Write good Briefs

Trainees will be able to decide if a macro brief will result in a good project and change it into a micro brief.

How to get new Projects

How to find clients and manage potential projects.

Responsive Design

 How to use UX Pin to create both a desktop and mobile wireframe.

Getting Content from Client

Learn the correct way to get content from a client.

Creating Proposals

Create proposals to send to clients

Designing your Portfolio

Create a portfolio to present to clients

Need a crash course in Wordpress - we do that.

 courses available aswell as face-to-face