+ 254 20 211 3814 | +254 731 240 802
   +254 735 331 020 | +254 715 077 817
Westlands, Rhapta Road
Njema Court, Suite R2
fb twitter LinkedIn flikr flikr G+

Using Joomla Content Management system (CMS) to Develop Custom and Dynamic Websites Course


Joomla is an award-winning content management system (CMS), which enables you to easily build many types of website. This Joomla course will allow users to create a dynamic interactive website from scratch using the free Joomla Content Management System (CMS). Each participant will learn how to create a professional website using the Joomla Content Management System. Joomla allows for the easy building and editing of websites without the need for an understanding of complex databases, difficult scripting languages and website security. Joomla is open source and free for all.


5 days.


The Joomla course is a must for web designers and web developers. It will be an important foundation for anyone maintaining or creating websites.Journalist, post high school students, university and college students, early career professionals, supervisors and team leaders and senior executives or persons interest to understand how professional websites are authored may also attend.


Upon completion of this training course , participants should be able to:

  • Log in to joomla administration section of a website
  • Understand how the joomla backend and frontend functions
  • Add sections, categories, and pages
  • Publish articles/content
  • Add menus
  • Add links and create navigation bar
  • Upload media files
  • Extend Joomla/Install extensions
  • Change template and themes
  • Add users and permissions
  • Create a professional website using joomla
  • Host a Joomla website online
  • Conduct SEO


This training course covers the following topics:

Introduction To CMS and Html

  • What is Joomla
  • Overview of installing Joomla

Creating Content

  • Adding pages to the front page
  • Adding external and internal links
  • Deleting or hiding content

Creating Sections And Categories

  • Organising content in to sections and categories
  • Choosing content layout
  • Adding meta data for search engines

Global Configurations

  • Configuring articles parameters
  • Ordering articles
  • Setting global configuration

Creating Menus

  • Adding navigation menus
  • Creating sub menus
  • Maintaining menus
  • Linking menus
  • Deleting menus

Working With Modules

  • Creating sidebar modules
  • Configuring modules
  • Creating login modules
  • Creating breadcrumbs modules
  • Working with other modules

Using Components

  • Adding contact us page


  • Adding users
  • User permissions

Using Templates

  • Working with templates
  • Choosing different templates
  • Adjusting templates

Extending Joomla

  • Using plug-in
  • Using extensions
  • Go Live

What’s Next – Go Live

  • Search engine optimisation


This training can also be customized for your institution upon request to a minimum of 4 participants. You can have it delivered in our IRES Training Centre or at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on 

Tel: +254 (020) 211 3814.

Mob: +254 715 077 817, +254 731 240 802, +254 735 331 020.



Basic Computer Literacy. Prior knowledge of HTML, CSS, MySql and Javascript is an added advantage but is not a mandatory requirement.


The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.


Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Services (IRES) certificate.


The training is residential and will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, lunch, and study visits.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.


Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.


Mob: +254 715 077 817

Tel: 020 211 3814


Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B 12th February 2018.

Send proof of payment to


Payment for the all courses includes a registration fee, which is non-refundable, and equals 15% of the total sum of the course fee.

  1. Participants may cancel attendance 14 days or more prior to the training commencement date.
  2. No refunds will be made 14 days or less to the training commencement date. However, participants who are unable to attend may opt to attend a similar training at a later date, or send a substitute participant provided the participation criteria have been met

Please Note: The program content shown here is for guidance purposes only. Our continuous course improvement process may lead to changes in topics and course structure.

Event Properties

Duration 5 Days
Event Date 19-02-2018
Event End Date 23-02-2018
Cut off date 12-02-2018
Individual Price (Kenyan) KES 75,000.00
Individual Price (International) EUR 1,012.00
Individual Price (International) USD 1,100.00
Location Nairobi, Kenya
We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Group Tariffs

Group Size Kenyan Rate Per day (KES) International Rate Per day (USD/EURO)
6-10 95,000.00 $ 1,118.00
€ 1,018.00
11-15 146,250.00 $ 1,721.00
€ 1,567.00
16-20 191,250.00 $ 2,250.00
€ 2,048.00
21-25 230,000.00 $ 2,706.00
€ 2,463.00
26-30 262,500.00 $ 3,089.00
€ 2,811.00
30-50 309,825.00 $ 4,556.00
€ 0.00
3-5 62,500.00 $ 736.00
€ 670.00
Share this event:

↑ Top

© Indepth Research Services Ltd 2018