Plone Overview Training Course

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Course Language

This course is delivered in German or English.

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Duration Duration

7 hours (usually 1 day including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

Overview Overview

Course Outline Course Outline


  • What is Plone?
  • What is a Content Management System?

Installing Plone

  • Requirements
  • Installing using the Windows Installer
  • Installing using the Mac OSX Installer
  • Installing on Linux
  • Installing from source
  • Upgrading Plone on an existing installation

Using Plone

  • Joining a Site
  • Logging In
  • Member Folders
  • Setting User Preferences
  • Adding and editing content
  • Adding and editing other forms of content

The Workflow System

  • Object States
  • User Roles
  • Transitions
  • Local Roles
  • Publishing an object
  • Reviewing objects
  • Editing an object after it has been published

Configuring Plone

  • Actions
  • Slots
  • Navigation and Forms
  • Syndication

Customizing Plone's Look and Feel

  • Basic concepts
  • Customizing the rest of the site
  • Making a new skin
  • Other configurations
  • Plone's page rendering

Style Guide

  • Plone HTML
  • Plone Colours
  • Plone Stylesheet

Extending Plone

  • Creating a new content type
  • Plone's forms and navigation

Maintaining and Optimizing Plone

  • Debug mode
  • Simple optimizations
  • Caching slots
  • Caching Pages

Structured Text

  • Header

Public Classroom Public Classroom
Participants from multiple organisations. Topics usually cannot be customised
From 1340EUR
Private Classroom Private Classroom
Participants are from one organisation only. No external participants are allowed. Usually customised to a specific group, course topics are agreed between the client and the trainer.
Private Remote Private Remote
The instructor and the participants are in two different physical locations and communicate via the Internet
From 990EUR
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The more delegates, the greater the savings per delegate. Table reflects price per delegate and is used for illustration purposes only, actual prices may differ.

Number of Delegates Public Classroom Private Remote
1 1340EUR 990EUR
2 895EUR 695EUR
3 747EUR 597EUR
4 673EUR 548EUR
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Upcoming Courses

VenueCourse DateCourse Price [Remote/Classroom]
HamburgTue, 2016-11-15 09:30990EUR / 1340EUR
HannoverThu, 2016-11-17 09:30990EUR / 1340EUR
DresdenFri, 2016-11-18 09:30990EUR / 1340EUR
Frankfurt am MainThu, 2016-11-24 09:30990EUR / 1340EUR
KölnThu, 2016-11-24 09:30990EUR / 1340EUR

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