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Bespoke WordPress - 2 Day Advanced Theme Customisation & CMS Integration

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Take your WordPress knowledge to the next level as you join us in this bespoke advanced course to explore the advanced features of custom themes and plug-ins. Learn the tips and techniques that will help make your site or blog stand out.

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  • Private Training
  • Bespoke Course Content
  • Date(s) arranged to suit
  • Onsite courses available

This course can be based around our base outline or part/fully customised according to your level & requirements. Our bespoke WordPress training is offered at the London, Manchester and Glasgow centres or onsite at your offices.

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Version: WordPress
Level: Advanced to Pro User
Duration: 2 Days (10am-5pm)
Computer: Windows & Mac

Bespoke WordPress Advanced 2 Day Overview

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WordPress is such a powerful & flexible tool for designing websites and blogging and with the ability to customise themes and integrate CMS users can add amazing styling and functionality to their sites. This 2 day advanced course covers the customisation of WordPress for more specific uses providing users with the skills to configure WordPress for a variety of applications including the creation of bespoke website designs, templates and themes and how best to adapt WordPress for use as a versatile Content Management System.

During the course you will learn how to create and adapt themes and how to convert existing HTML templates into the WordPress format and the methods of customising WordPress's existing themes into your own exclusive designs. In addition to template and theme customisation the course also shows the power of applying custom panels and fields to your templates, and how best to further individualise your website by using custom navigation, WordPress plug-ins and various methods of Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) techniques available to maximise your success with the software.


Course Target Audience and delegate prerequisites

This course is designed for current users of WordPress looking to enhance their skills and build amazing-looking, accessible websites and blogs.

You will need basic experience in using WordPress. Ideally, you will have taken our WordPress Essentials Introduction 1 Day course.

 

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £949
  • 2 delegates: £1049
  • 3 delegates: £1149
  • 4 delegates: £1249
  • 5 delegates: £1299
  • 6 delegates: £1349
  • 7 delegates: £1399
  • 8 delegates: £1449
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Well paced. I would recommend the course for anyone who is starting with WordPress

Bob King, Department of Health, WordPress - 2 Day Introduction

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Bespoke WordPress Advanced 2 Day Outline

The following is a general outline. The range of topics covered during your training is dependent upon student level, time available and preferences of your course booking.

Customising and building themes and templates
  • Converting HTML into WordPress format
  • Creating WordPress themes from HTML templates
  • Creating navigation menus
  • Using WordPress tags
  • Creating custom themes
Adding Custom Fields and Panels
  • Setting up panels
  • Adding custom fields
  • Displaying the fields
Customising navigation
  • Installing horizontal navigation
  • Using Dropdown navigation
  • How to keep the pages highlighted
Installing useful Plug-ins
  • Plug-ins for the following:
  • Changing user rolls
  • Displaying post lists
  • Using forms
  • Image galleries and slideshows
Using WordPress for CMS
  • Setting the homepage
  • Hiding pages from navigation
  • Making WordPress search engine friendly
  • Hiding the login for clients
  • Changing the WordPress logos

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £949
  • 2 delegates: £1049
  • 3 delegates: £1149
  • 4 delegates: £1249
  • 5 delegates: £1299
  • 6 delegates: £1349
  • 7 delegates: £1399
  • 8 delegates: £1449
Book this training course

Well paced. I would recommend the course for anyone who is starting with WordPress

Bob King, Department of Health, WordPress - 2 Day Introduction

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What's Included

The following are provided for your best experience on this bespoke course:

  • Tailored course content arranged around your requirements
  • Flexible dates to suit your desired timeframe
  • Course location either at our training centres or onsite at your premises.
  • All computers for your use with choice of Windows or Mac systems (not onsite)
  • Quality reference manual for post course reference to take away with you
  • 6 months post course support to assist you where needed
  • Official Authorised Certificate for your successful completion of the course
  • Lunch To give you the most flexible options for lunch we provide lunch vouchers which can be redeemed locally at a number of popular eateries including Pret A Manger, EAT, Starbucks, Tesco, Sainsburys, Boots and Gregs (not onsite)
  • Refreshments to keep you on top form are available for you throughout the course with a full range of teas, coffees and biscuits (not onsite)
Normal daily course times run between 10am and 5pm however we can offer flexibility for this bespoke course should your time requirements vary.

Our trainers are WordPress specialists with years of experience teaching WordPress. Get the web skills you need with our WordPress professionals.

Included with our WordPress courses is the WordPress Visual Quickstart book for free to use as a post course reference resource. This is a full 300+ page manual to supplement the content covered during the course.

Included with your course booking for all delegates on this course is 6 months free support so if you run into problems or need assistance relating to anything covered during your course we would be happy to assist you during this time.

After your class with XChange Training you will receive our official Certificate as a record of your successful completion of the course.

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £949
  • 2 delegates: £1049
  • 3 delegates: £1149
  • 4 delegates: £1249
  • 5 delegates: £1299
  • 6 delegates: £1349
  • 7 delegates: £1399
  • 8 delegates: £1449
Book this training course

Well paced. I would recommend the course for anyone who is starting with WordPress

Bob King, Department of Health, WordPress - 2 Day Introduction

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Training Location Options

This course is offered for your convenience either at one of our bespoke training centres in London, Manchester and Glasgow or onsite at your offices anywhere in the UK. Just let us know what would work best for you or your team.

The location details of our bespoke training centres are shown below:

LONDON
5 St John’s Lane
Clerkenwell
London
EC1M 4BH

St John’s Lane is located in the heart of Clerkenwell close to the junction of Farringdon and Clerkenwell Road. Farringdon tube & train station is just a few minutes away and the training centre can also be accessed from Chancery Lane and Barbican tubes in about 10 minutes. There is also easy direct access by bus from Waterloo (243) and West End (55) with nearby stops.

MANCHESTER
Piccadilly House
49 Piccadilly
Manchester
M1 2AP

Piccadilly House is located in central Manchester directly next to the Piccadilly Gardens transport interchange with excellent bus and tram connections and is easily accessed from Piccadilly train Station (5 mins). Victoria station is also close by (around 10 mins).

GLASGOW
Centrum Business Centre
38 Queen Street
Glasgow
G1 3DX

The Queen Street training centre is located in central Glasgow within easy walking distance of the 3 local train options of Central Station, Queen Street and Argyle Street offering excellent transport connections.


Courses are run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks.

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £949
  • 2 delegates: £1049
  • 3 delegates: £1149
  • 4 delegates: £1249
  • 5 delegates: £1299
  • 6 delegates: £1349
  • 7 delegates: £1399
  • 8 delegates: £1449
Book this training course

Well paced. I would recommend the course for anyone who is starting with WordPress

Bob King, Department of Health, WordPress - 2 Day Introduction

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Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £949
  • 2 delegates: £1049
  • 3 delegates: £1149
  • 4 delegates: £1249
  • 5 delegates: £1299
  • 6 delegates: £1349
  • 7 delegates: £1399
  • 8 delegates: £1449
Book this training course

Well paced. I would recommend the course for anyone who is starting with WordPress

Bob King, Department of Health, WordPress - 2 Day Introduction

View training offers and promotions

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £949
  • 2 delegates: £1049
  • 3 delegates: £1149
  • 4 delegates: £1249
  • 5 delegates: £1299
  • 6 delegates: £1349
  • 7 delegates: £1399
  • 8 delegates: £1449
Book this training course

Well paced. I would recommend the course for anyone who is starting with WordPress

Bob King, Department of Health, WordPress - 2 Day Introduction

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Testimonials

Well paced. I would recommend the course for anyone who is starting with WordPress

Bob King, Department of Health, WordPress - 2 Day Introduction

Great content and excellent instructor - really useful course.

Heather Grimes, FMC, WordPress - 1 Day Introduction

Excellent course, I picked up a lot of information and tips which will be really useful.

Stephen Baldwin, NRL, WordPress - 2 Day Introduction

Very clear and concise training with plenty of opportunity to ask questions to further my understanding of subjects.

Daniel Layton, Eligo Recruitment, WordPress - 1 day introduction

Good vibe, small classes overall very good.

Adam Donovan, Dental Design, WordPress - 1 Day Advanced

Very pleased with the course - fast paced, we covered a lot, but our instructor was very happy to stop and go over things if anyone hadn't understood.

Josephine Kane, Wesminster Uni, WordPress - 2 Day Masterclass

The trainer tailored the training course to my needs which was great. I feel that I have learnt a lot and will be able to apply this knowledge to editing the company website.

Katie Spike, Getech, WordPress - 1 Day Introduction

A really good course. I've enjoyed it very much and can't wait to put it all into action.

John Cox, MannaHealth, WordPress - 2 Day Introduction

This is the second course provided by XChange that I've taken and both were excellent. Our trainer was an expert in Wordpress and I've learned a great deal from this course. Thank you very much!

Danielle Macedo, University of Westminster, WordPress - 2 Day Masterclass

The course was well structured and the small class size was great. The tutor managed to tailor it to our needs too which was great.

Jessica Croome, The Creative Clinic, WordPress - 1 Day Advanced

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £949
  • 2 delegates: £1049
  • 3 delegates: £1149
  • 4 delegates: £1249
  • 5 delegates: £1299
  • 6 delegates: £1349
  • 7 delegates: £1399
  • 8 delegates: £1449
Book this training course

Well paced. I would recommend the course for anyone who is starting with WordPress

Bob King, Department of Health, WordPress - 2 Day Introduction

View training offers and promotions