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Drupal in a Day (Introduction)


The Drupal in a Day course provides a solid foundation in core Drupal skills and knowledge. In this focused and fun hands-on day, we cover all the essentials including: user management; sophisticated content display with "Views"; responsive themes and much more too.

N.B. Unless otherwise indicated - this course is based on Drupal 8. If you require training on Drupal 7 please contact me and I will be able to schedule that for you.


Those new to Drupal and who want to gain essential Drupal skills & knowledge.

This course is useful for all: commissioners, project managers, decision makers and team leads along with site builders, front-end developers ( themers) and module developers. It provides the essential understanding of the Drupal platform that all need.


No prior experience with Drupal is required. No coding experience or prior website building experience needed. Experience with other CMS systems useful but not essential.

Course Outline: 

Following this course attendees will be able to:

  • Understand what Drupal is and what it can do
  • Appreciate the types of site that can be built using Drupal
  • Structure your Drupal website - menus, blocks etc.
  • Manage users effectively on your Drupal website: roles & permissions
  • Manage content: taxonomy, introduction to custom Content Types etc.
  • Use the Fields UI to create custom content
  • Use Views to produce lists of the content you need to display to your visitors and website users
  • Theme Drupal - understanding options for providing an effective and attractive front-end to Drupal
  • Deliver essential SEO ...ensuring that your site ranks as highly as possible
  • Discover how to get answers quickly to your ongoing questions on Drupal
  • ... and a few other things besides...
  • ... that's a pretty full day... believe me!


  • You will be confident in tackling your first Drupal websites.
  • You will have a much better understanding of Drupal.
  • You will have gained key hands-on skills in working with Drupal.


  • Attendees provide their own Internet-ready laptop.
  • Attendees simply need to be comfortable using a computer and a browser (downloading files from Internet etc.)

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