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To ensure you get the most out of SilverStripe, we offer training courses for both CMS editors/admins and developers. Learn tricks and techniques from our in-house experts and maximise the value you get from your SilverStripe application.
Our training is constantly updated to help you perform at your best with SilverStripe.
If you are using a website that has been modified from the standard CWP (New Zealand Government Common Web Platform) install or if you are using a modified SilverStripe CMS website, please get in touch to discuss options. We can develop custom training for your specific needs.
Developer "Jumpstart" Course
The course is designed to introduce web developers to the basic concepts of working with SilverStripe CMS. The course will highlight best practices, arm you with a useful vocabulary, and provide a solid knowledge base to aid further learning about SilverStripe CMS and Framework.
23 October 2018 (Wellington) 20 November 2018 (Auckland) 22 January 2019 (Wellington) 20 February 2019 (Auckland) 10 April 2019 (Wellington)
Full day (8 hours)
$1000 + GST per person Group discounts can be negotiated, get in touch.
In order to maximise the benefits of this training, we highly recommend you have beginner level PHP knowledge.
This course focuses on the principles of the SilverStripe development framework. It covers everything from setting up a development environment, installing SilverStripe and modules from composer, creating behaviour driven page types and templates, customising the CMS user interface, and working with data driven content.
Have a moderate familiarity with PHP. We will briefly recap on the basic language structures, but we will not be providing PHP training in the course.
The training material goes through the process of working with the SilverStripe software stack, building and publishing a basic informational website.