Upcoming training

Catalyst provides training in popular open source products and technologies. 

  • Scheduled courses held in our offices (select location)
  • Course can be client-only, customised, or held on-site at your location (contact us for details)
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24 Mar 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Wellington

This course is aimed at developers who have little or no exposure to Elasticsearch, and want to learn about the fundamentals to design and build applications that leverage it.
It focuses on understanding the APIs and how they work together, but also providing insights into Elasticsearch internals when required.

24 Mar 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Melbourne

This course is a introduction into using the Ubuntu Linux Desktop. From the installation of the operating system, through to more advanced features.

27 Mar 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Sydney

This one-day course provides an introduction to the principles of secure coding for the web with a focus on the OWASP Top Ten vulnerabilities and how to protect against them. This course is a mix of theoretical and hands-on content that will involve identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities.

28 Mar 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$0
Duration:
1 1/2 hours
Location:
Wellington

This session is aimed at Libraries and librarians who are considering moving to Koha, and anyone who might be interested to hear about new Koha functionality and how other libraries are extending their use of Koha.

28 Mar 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$380
Duration:
1/2 day
Location:
Christchurch

This course is a follow-on from the Introduction to using Git course. Learn Git's more advanced features to aid debugging and release management.  You'll also learn about team workflows and how they can be improved with a focus on the collaborative nature of Git.

28 Mar 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$1,620
Duration:
2 days
Location:
Auckland

The intent of this course is to aid understanding of the PostgreSQL database system from a DBA perspective. Attendees will cover aspects from installation, configuration through to tuning.

30 Mar 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Christchurch

Python was designed with a simple syntax. Clean, readable code is the norm in Python, not the exception.  Join us and discover why we like Python. This course covers basic syntax and the Python ecosystem, with special emphasis on features that may be surprising to non-Python developers.

3 Apr 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$380
Duration:
1/2 day
Location:
Wellington

Take your CSS skills to the next level with this intermediate-level course. If you already know how to style a basic webpage but would like some more background on why CSS works as it does, plus some guidance on structuring large projects and on how to use a CSS pre-processor like SASS, this course is for you.

4 Apr 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Christchurch

If you want to learn how to use Puppet for configuration management and automation, or you've been put in charge of an established Puppet infrastructure, this is the course for you. This course is suitable for complete beginners and those with very limited experience – we run other courses for more experienced users.

4 Apr 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Sydney

At the completion of the course, students should have a solid understanding of JavaScript syntax and scoping rules as well as the Document Object Model.  They will also have been exposed to the jQuery library and jQuery plugins.