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WordPress Training Course Price: £160.00 excl. VAT (£192.00 incl. VAT)
Total Duration: 10 Hours
Course level: Beginner
Delivery Method: Instructor Led Classroom Training
Certification: Certificate of Completion will be provided after completing the course

Course Overview:
This course will provide you the necessary skills to build, manage and run a beautiful website or blog by using WordPress. You can create anything from personal blogs to professional websites within a short span of time. It is also a powerful content management system (CMS). No coding is required. You will be able to design your blog/website by using the readymade WordPress templates. The course is designed for beginners and it explains about WordPress installation, configuration, creating a site, adding content, images, videos, using themes, widgets, plugins, publishing the site and beyond. You get to work on a project while doing this course.

Skills Required

No previous experience of Web design, HTML, CSS is required. You should have basic experience using computers and web browsers. This includes:

  • able to use keyboard and mouse
  • know how to create, save, move and rename files

From June 2019 the duration of this course will be 8 hours.

Course Dates, Prices & Enrolment

Training MethodDatesPrice (incl. VAT) 
Classroom Training 30 Apr 2019 - 02 May 2019
Tuesday & Thursday
£200Enrol Now
Classroom Training 08 Jun 2019 - 15 Jun 2019
2 Saturdays
£192Enrol Now
Classroom Training 08 Jul 2019 - 10 Jul 2019
Monday & Wednesday
£192Enrol Now
Classroom Training 14 Sep 2019 - 21 Sep 2019
2 Saturdays
£192Enrol Now
Classroom Training 30 Sep 2019 - 02 Oct 2019
Monday & Wednesday
£192Enrol Now
  1. Getting Started with WordPress
    • What is WordPress and its advantages
    • Domain Name Registration and Web Hosting
    • Difference between Self Hosting and Free Cloud Hosting
    • Downloading and Uploading WordPress to your host
    • Installing WordPress with the 5 minutes install
    • Installing WordPress manually
  2. Setting up WordPress
    • Logging in WordPress admin area
    • Familiarise with the WordPress Dashboard
    • Editing the user profile
    • Configuring the Dashboard settings
  3. Adding the right content to your WordPress site
    • About posts and pages
    • Difference between pages and posts
    • Creating pages
    • Organising page hierarchy
    • Creating a static front page
  4. Blogging with WordPress
    • Creating posts
    • Text formatting in a new post
    • Creating and managing links
    • Adding Images, Youtube Videos and Audios
    • Adding an image gallery
    • Adding post categories, tags and other elements
  5. Customising WordPress
    • Installing and activating themes
    • Exploring the themes option
    • Installing plugins and using them
    • Info about various widgets and working with them
    • Setting up custom background and header images
    • Creating custom menus and custom widgets
  6. Launching Your WordPress Site and After
    • Submitting the site to search engines
    • Managing WordPress users and permission levels
    • Managing comments and controlling spam
    • Backing up a WordPress site
    • Restoring a WordPress site from crash
    • Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
    • Adding social media options like facebook, twitter and many more

Course Tutor

The course instructor is a front-end developer who runs a freelance web design and digital marketing business. She studied graphic design and web technologies at university, and today her skillset encompasses HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, AngularJS, Wordpress and SEO.

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