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Website design and development using Joomla CMS Course (Joomla 3.x)

Overview
Introduction to Joomla 3.x with allow you to build, manage and develop fully functional and professional looking sites using Joomla 3.x and its CMS (Content Management System). This course will take you from installation to site configuration to content development and finally SEO tips and tricks to get your site ready for industry leading search engines such as Google and Bing.

This course is designed for beginner to intermediate administrator and editors of Joomla 3.x sites. Basic understanding on how websites work is a prerequisite for this course, but programming skills are not needed in this course.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Joomla 3.x
What is Joomla 3.x and CMS
Understanding Joomla.org
Joomla 3.x Requirements and Suggested Environment Configuration
Getting Ready to Install Joomla 3.x in a Hosting Environment

Module 2: Installing Joomla 3.x
Setting Up the Joomla 3.x Source Files
Setting Up the mySQL Database Environment
Running the Installation

Module 3: Joomla 3.x Backend Control Panels
Logging into the Backend Control Panel
Navigating the Backend Control Panel
Understanding the Backend Tools and Controls
Configuring the Backend Settings of the Site

Module 4: Building Site Basics
Creating and Publishing Articles in Joomla 3.x
Creating Menus and Categories in Joomla 3.x
Working with Images in Joomla 3.x
Creating Content in Joomla 3.x

Module 5: Adding Usability Thru Extensions
Understanding Joomla 3.x Extensions
Finding and Installing Joomla 3.x Extensions
Components vs Extensions in Joomla 3.x
Working with Forms in Joomla 3.x

Module 6: Content Organization
Grouping Content in Joomla 3.x
Understanding and Creating Site Maps in Joomla 3.x
Working with Categories, Tags and Links
Moving and Renaming Content in Joomla 3.x

Module 7: Setting General Preferences for Articles
Understanding the Articles Tab
Understanding the Editing Layout Tab
Understanding the Category Tab
Understanding the Categories, Featured Layout, List Layout and Shared Options Tabs
Understanding the Integration Tab
Understanding the Permissions Tab

Module 8: The Joomla 3.x Frontend Site
Home Page and Overview Pages
Managing Menus
Enabling User Login and Contribution
Visitor Security

Module 9: Working with Templates
Creating Templates in Joomla 3.x
Assigning Templates to Pages
Working with CSS in Joomla 3.x Templates
Getting and Evaluating Templates from the Web

Module 10: SEO Tips and Tricks in Joomla 3.x
Optimizing Articles for SEO
Working with HTML Meta Tags and Title Tags
Understanding Page Redirection
Site and Page Ranking in Google and Bing

 

METHODOLOGY

The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprise 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.

ACCREDITATION

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

 TAILOR- MADE

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.

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REQUIREMENTS

The training is designed for participants who are reasonably proficient in English and have an understanding of basic Statistics and M&E.

METHODOLOGY

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.

ACCREDITATION

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

TRAINING VENUE

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

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

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Mob: +254 715 077 817

Tel: 020 211 3814

PAYMENT

Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B 8th April 2019

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CANCELLATION POLICY

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

Event Duration 10 Days
Event Date 15-04-2019
Event End Date 26-04-2019
Cut off date 08-04-2019
Individual Price(Kenyan) KES 139,000
Individual Price (International) EUR 1,200
Individual Price(International in Dollars) USD 1,390
Location Nairobi, Kenya
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+254 715077817 | +254 792516000
outreach@indepthresearch.org
Westlands, Rhapta Road
Njema Court, Suite R2

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