WordPress & Drupal Custom Training
Custom Web Development Training to suit the needs of any person or business!
Are you new to Drupal or WordPress and want to see what it’s all about? Already have some working knowledge and want to brush up your skills in one or two areas? Q College offers custom training on all web development skills, as well as training on CSS3, HTML5 & PHP. If there are any topics you’d like to learn, let us know and we will be more than willing to create a custom training course to ensure you learn exactly what you want to.
Our seasoned industry professionals provide basic and advanced WordPress training in Victoria, BC to help you take advantage of your website or to pursue a career as a web developer.
WordPress is the world’s most popular content management system with over 9 million websites that run on the platform encompassing 24% of the worldwide web. Some of the most prestigious brands trust WordPress including Time Magazine, Google, Facebook, Sony, Disney, LinkedIn, The New York Times, CNN and eBay.
The versatile and intuitive CMS is ideal for both small businesses because of the easy maintenance and dynamic theme choices, but can also be appropriate for enterprises agencies that need custom functionality implemented through the creation of custom plugins.
Your personalized WordPress training is customized based on your goal. Are you looking to gain the skills to become a freelance WordPress developer? Are you a business owner with a WordPress website you don’t know how to use?
Our instructors will help you accelerate your learning by navigating you through some of WordPress’s robust features including the top 10 plugins every website should utilize, coding language (PHP, HTML and CSS), Woocommerce, and Yoast for SEO.
The aim of the course is to provide students with the most necessary skills to have a functioning WordPress website with a focus on being able to plan, create, maintain, extend and update a “self-hosted” WordPress site.
Our courses are designed to be modular and immersive, custom-catered to your goals and technical aptitude. Some of the modules of our WordPress training include:
- Set up and log into a WordPress install.
- Create, insert and/or format different types of content (text, images, video, pdfs).
- Control the look and functionality of the site by working with themes, plugins and widgets.
- Implement Woocommerce to create an e-commerce site.
- Update and enhance pre-chosen themes with HTML and CSS
Career Paths that use these skills:
- WordPress Developer
- Digital Marketer
- Marketing Manager
- Business Owner
Get Drupal training in Victoria, British Columbia for Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 to become a versatile developer, or to become an expert in the world’s most powerful CMS.
What is Drupal? Drupal is a free content management system written in the PHP programming language. A content management system (CMS) is a computer application that allows publishing, editing, modifying, organizing, deleting, and maintaining content from a central interface. Other types include WordPress, Alfresco, and Apache Roller.
Drupal is the most scalable and customizable CMS out there. It is free, and comes equipped with a community of developers constantly creating new modules that can be added to increase functionality. It is also an agile method for SEO. For example, the newest update, Drupal 8, launched this fall and included new features such as multilingual capabilities and improved e-commerce. There are also over 15,000 modules available.
Drupal makes it simple to create a website from scratch based on what you need. It’s limitless. The best part is that the Drupal community is constantly evolving to make more modules to help it be as revolutionary as possible.
Our training is customized based on your Drupal background. Our experienced instructors have over 7+ years of Drupal expertise and can offer advanced training on utilizing core in Drupal 8, custom module development, and front-end theming.
Drupal Open Source Development & E-commerce Diploma Program
For those looking for a new career in Drupal, we are the only college in the world that delivers a Diploma program in the robust and high-level CMS. Available as either full-time, accelerated or online, the course provides students with the skills to build and maintain a Drupal-based website with confidence. We work closely with our sister company North Studio and their development team to ensure the Diploma course reflects the skills required by clients. In addition, some of our developers even teach on the course itself.
Career Paths that use these skills:
- Drupal Developer
- Drupal Designer
- Backend Drupal Developer
- Frontend Drupal Developer
- Customized to the schedule of the student(s), but usually 3-hour sessions
- Classes can be taken evenings or weekends, as well as during standard work hours and can be started at anytime.
- You can follow pre-set curriculum or can customized your training to suit your personal goals.
Tuition & Fees:
- 12 Hrs $ 1,440.00- Tuition (GST Exempt)
Contact the administration office to complete a short registration form.
WordPress and Drupal training was reviewed and approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.