Joomla administrator training course

Friendly, relaxed atmosphere. One to one, face to face training to suit your learning style.

The Joomla Administration Course covers how to administrate and manage your Joomla website. This is a 10 hour course over two days, which can be consecutive days but if you prefer it can be over a couple of weeks or over 4-5l evening sessions.

Day One -  5 hours covers day to day administration and management of your Joomla website and the Content Manager, User Manager and Menu Manager.

Day Two - 5 hours covers all aspects of managing and developing your Joomla website including site security, selecting, installing and configuring extensions and templates. This course is suitable for those with existing Joomla experience who would like to take their knowledge to the next level.

Day One - 5 hours

This course will teach you everything you need to know about creating and maintaining the content, menus and users.

  • Media manager
    • Creating image directories
    • Uploading and deleting images
  • Trash manager - how to permanently delete items
  • User manager
    • User administration including creating users, editing users, setting access levels, blocking users, deleting users
  • Menus
    • Creating menu items and adjusting their position
    • Configuring menu items
    • Setting user access levels for menu items
    • Creating new menus
    • Setting the websites home page
  • Site Content
    • Planning your content structure
    • Creating, editing and deleting article categories
    • Creating, editing and deleting articles
    • Copying articles
    • Publishing and unpublishing content, timed publishing/unpublishing
    • User access levels for articles
    • Article Manager Options
    • Meta tag information
    • Adding links to menus
    • How to create and edit content from the front-end
    • Featured article manager
    • Archive articles
    • Using various extended editors

 

Day Two - 5 hours

This is an extensive course and covers all areas of administrating a Joomla website from both the front-end and back-end and covers everything regarding the administration of a Joomla website. This course is suitable for those with existing Joomla experience who would like to take their knowledge to the next level.

  • Article Manager (as per Course One)
    • Field Groups and Fields
  • Menu Manager (as per Course One)
  • User Manager (as per Course One)
    • Advanced Permissions Report
    • Field Groups and Fields
  • System Manager
    • Control Panel
    • Global Configuration - including SEO settings
    • Global Check-in
    • Cache
    • System Information
  • Site statistics
  • Components
    • Configuring and using each of the pre-installed components, modules and plugins
  • Extension manager
    • Module Manager - including basic and advanced options and menu assignment
    • Plug-in Manager
    • Template Manager - including installing and configuring templates and how to edit edit templates
    • Language Manager
  • Site security
  • Backing up your website
  • Keeping Joomla and extensions up to date
  • Selecting, installing and configuring extensions
  • Custom Fields
  • Overview of new features of Joomla 3.7

Course duration 10 hours
Weekday cost £590.00 per person
Available locations: Sittingbourne Office (Kent), Remote or Your Premises*

Evening and weekend cost £750.00
Available locations: Sittingbourne Office (Kent) or Remote only

Full payment is payable at the time of booking. No refund will be given if you cancel your course less than 14 days before your course date.
*Within 25 miles of ME10 1NR. Outside this area travelling time and expenses apply.

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Sarah Hayes is a Joomla developer and Joomla web designer with over 13 years experience designing and building complex Joomla websites. Joomla Expert with over 13 years of experience with Joomla and over 21 years web desing and development experience.