SOLD OUT - Absolute Beginner's Guide to Drupal


PLEASE NOTE: this training is sold out.

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Are you new to Drupal and to DrupalCon?

If you are, the Absolute Beginner's Guide to Drupal is the class for you.

This class will get you up-and-running with Drupal so that you are fully prepared for your week at DrupalCon.

You'll learn all of the key concepts you need to understand, navigate and use a Drupal site. You'll learn how to build a Drupal 8 site, from content and user organization, to working with modules and themes.

This class will be entirely hands-on. You'll have a Drupal site in front of you and will be actively working and learning throughout the class.

Attendees will not only get a full day of training but will also get:

  • 6 months of access to OSTraining's online Drupal training library. 
  • A copy of the book, "Drupal 8 Explained". 
Experience level: 
Training Company: 
Learning Objectives: 

The objective of this class is to help beginners to understand all of the key concepts they will need to navigate and use a Drupal 8 site. 


Part 1: Introduction to Drupal: What? Who? When? Why?
Part 2: Installing Drupal
Part 3: Navigating the Drupal interface
Part 4: Understanding Drupal content
Part 5: Managing Drupal content using content types
Part 6: Adding data fields to Drupal content
Part 7: Choosing and configuring modules
Part 8: Choosing and configuring themes
Part 9: Configuring and working with Drupal user permissions

Who Will Gain the Most From This Training?: 

You are the target audience for this class if this is your first time at DrupalCon and you are not experienced with Drupal.

Prerequisites for this Course: 

There are absolutely no pre-requisites.

Drupal Version: 
Drupal 8 (current)
Dev Environments: 
Having a localhost will be helpful, but we can provide an alternative. All you truly need is a laptop.
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