Do you need a build a website for your small business that can be maintained and updated easily? Then why not take a WordPress course with Formative Training! There’s a reason why WordPress websites are so popular. They are visually impressive, yet so simple to setup, use and update without the need for a costly web designer and administration.

Formative offers an introductory WordPress course which will get you creating your own websites in no time. Apart from learning the basics of this web-based software such as inserting pages, themes, plugins and widgets, we will also teach you some simple image editing and HTML tools that will help you customise the look of your site, keep track of your traffic and search engine optimisation to increase your exposure on Google. This WordPress Training course is designed with user friendly language so it is easy for everyone at any level to enjoy and learn at their own ability.

All Formative Training courses includes;

  • Interactive E-Book to take away with you
  • Free course re-sit if necessary
  • After course help desk
  • Training from industry experts and qualified educators
  • Formative runs courses primarily in the CBD, but we can also arrange other sessions and locations based on demand. We can also come to you and run private group or one-on-one sessions if you prefer. This also allows us to tailor learning to suit your specific needs.

    Contact us today to tailor a package for you or your company

    FROM $240

    1 Day | 9am-4.30pm

    COURSE OUTLINE

    INTRODUCTION
    What is WordPress
    One Click Installation
    Login
    Brief overview of admin panel
    Update General Settings; privacy, time, user profile

    WORDPRESS THEMES
    Themes depository
    How to search, preview and install a new theme
    Customise your theme
    Create & add a new logo
    Set up Permalinks – the name of the page (URL)

    SITE PAGES
    Set up a static home page
    Create a blog page to display all Posts (articles)
    Create some generic pages – about us, contact us, map
    Delete pages

    MENUS
    Create a Custom Menu
    Place pages in order
    Add sub pages

    NEWS AND BLOGS
    Add Blogs
    Add a post
    Delete a post
    Add Widgets
    Media

    IMAGES
    Upload and add images
    To a post
    To a page
    Edit Images in WordPress

    PLUGINS AND WIDGETS
    Show Plugins depository
    Add WordPress Security plugin
    Add a database backup plugin
    Add an Advanced Text editor plugin
    Jetpack and SEO Plugins

    MANAGE CONTENT
    Insert and Format Text
    Add a Hyperlink to an image
    Add a Hyperlink to some text
    Add a basic Contact Form plugin
    Add a Google Map
    Simple HTML changes
    Verification with Google
    Setup email