Presentation Style: Tutor-led Classroom Training Course
Duration: 1 Day
Course Time: 09:30 - 16:30hrs
Course location: Northampton
Cost: Public Courses:  £225 + VAT per delegate (call for group discounts)
Closed Courses: please enquire

What will you learn on this WordPress Training Course?

WordPress is an Open Source software system used by millions of people around the world to create beautiful websites and blogs. It is completely customisable by the use of themes and plugins.

Session One
  • Introduction to WordPress and CMS Concepts
  • Selecting a good Hosting Provider Installing WordPress using CPanel
  • Installing Updates
  • General and Reading Settings
Session Two
  • Introduction to WordPress Themes
  • Selecting and Installing Themes
  • Basic Theme options using the Customize menu
  • Blog Posts
  • Adding Content
  • Adding Media (images/video)
  • Categories
  • Tags
  • Publishing Options
Session Three
  • Pages
  • Choosing Templates
  • Adding Content
  • Adding Media
  • Parent/Child Pages
  • Reading Settings
  • Creating and placing Menus
Session Four
  • WordPress Plugins and Widgets
  • Selecting and Installing Plugins
  • SEO Plugins
  • Contact Form Plugins
  • Adding Widgets to Widget areas in a Theme
Session Five
  • WordPress Administration
  • Important Settings
  • Moderate Comments
  • Adding Users and Responsibilities
  • Installing Key Updates
Session Six
  • Going under the Hood
  • Basic introduction to the code of WordPress uses
  • Viewing the Theme Templates
  • Viewing the Theme Editor
  • Changing Font Styles in the Theme Editor using CSS
  • Selecting the most appropriate Theme for your Website

Who should take this WordPress course?

This course is designed for delegates with a reasonable working knowledge of using computers and the internet, even if you have little or no prior knowledge of WordPress.

Additional Information

  • Buffet lunch included and free parking (only for courses held at Paradise Training Centre, Northampton)
  • Joining instructions will be sent prior to attending the course