Upcoming training during November in New Zealand

 
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WELLINGTON COURSES
 
Introduction to the ePortfolio system Mahara  - Wednesday 30 October - 2 hours - free (but registration required)
Mahara is an open source ePortfolio and social learning system. In this session participants will learn about the benefits of using Mahara for creating portfolios and learn about the new features that have been implemented recently.
 
Introduction to SilverStripe Development - Thursday 31 October - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
This course is for developers who would like to know how to use SilverStripe to build applications, using common and well supported modules (Add-ons).  Students will leave the course with an understanding of what SilverStripe is, what its out of the box features are, and practical, hands-on knowledge of how to use it to build websites.
 
Angular 5 - crash course - Monday 4 November - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
The course will teach you how to build modern web applications using Angular 5.  It goes over the basic concepts needed to start building and by the end of the course you will have built a small application using this framework.
 
HTML / CSS Introduction - Tuesday 5 November - half day - $380 (ex gst)
Come and learn about HTML and CSS, the building blocks of the web, with us. We'll start with very simple stuff and work our way up. By the end, you'll have styled your own webpage.  We'll teach you to read and write some HTML and CSS and you'll have a grasp of some of the slightly less obvious underlying concepts.
 
Git Advanced - Monday 11 November - half day - $380 (ex gst)
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.
 
Agile Fundamentals - Tuesday 19 & Wednesday 20 November - 2 days - $1,750 (ex gst)
Agile fundamentals is a fun, practical course suited for anyone new to Agile or those who wish to get a better understanding of its principles. The course assumes no prior knowledge. Upon completion of the course, you will receive an International Consortium for Agile Certified Professional certification (ICAgile ICP).
 
Introduction to Ansible - Thursday 21 & Friday 22 November - 2 day - $1,520 (ex gst)
You will learn to install Ansible and use it to run commands on remote servers. You will progress to writing playbooks to automate the creation of cloud resources and the configuration of Linux servers.
Target audience - Anyone interested in learning how to automate building servers or cloud infrastructure.
 
Configuration Management and Automation using Puppet - Introduction - Thursday 28 November - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
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.
 
Kubernetes introduction - Monday 2 December - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
Kubernetes is a mature orchestration platform with over a decade of development behind it.  This workshop provides a hands-on introduction to Kubernetes. We explore a typical workflow developing a containerised application and deploying it to a Kubernetes cluster in the cloud. Along the way we will get hands on experience interacting with the Kubernetes.
 
Product Owner Fundamentals - Tuesday 3 & Wednesday 4 December - 2 days - $1,750 (ex gst)
So you have been told that you are now a “Product Owner”. What on earth does that mean? Maybe you have been charged with developing a plan to get a new product from an idea to market? Where do you start? What do you do? How do you know you have finished?  This is a hands on course. Using a simulation, we will work through the life-cycle of a product, from idea, to identifying the market and users, through to planning for what needs to be done first, developing a road map, working with stakeholders and team through to measuring and forecasting progress.
 
PostgreSQL Admin - Thursday 5 & Friday 6 December - 2 days - $1,620 (ex gst)
This course shows you how to use the PostgreSQL database system from a DBA perspective.  We'll cover installation, configuration and tuning.  The course is aimed at those who need to administer PostgreSQL databases and want to learn best practices.
 
Other courses in Wellington
 
Introduction to Databases - Friday 15 November - half day - $380 (ex gst)
Advanced Shell scripting with Bash - Monday 25 November - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
HTML/CSS Intermediate - Friday 29 November - half day - $380 (ex gst)
 
 
AUCKLAND
 
Python Introduction for Developers - Thursday 24 October - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
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.
 
Wednesday 30 & Thursday 31 October - 2 days - $1,520 (ex gst)
This two day intermediate course, is a mix of both hands-on and theoretical content. Attendees experience most components of Puppet in a hands-on way, and there's time for exercises and questions. 
 
An introduction to using Git - Thursday 7 November - half day - $380 (ex gst)
Developer or web designer? You need version control. Git is the world benchmark - come and learn it with us. Git helps you track changes, reduce errors, make workflows more flexible, and collaborate with your peers with ease. This introductory course will help you get started using Git. You'll gain an understanding of how it works and how to integrate with a team already using it.
 
Kubernetes introduction - Wednesday 13 November - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
Kubernetes is a mature orchestration platform with over a decade of development behind it.  This workshop provides a hands-on introduction to Kubernetes. We explore a typical workflow developing a containerised application and deploying it to a Kubernetes cluster in the cloud. Along the way we will get hands on experience interacting with the Kubernetes.
 
Product Owner Fundamentals - Thursday 14 & Friday 15 November - 2 days - $1,750 (ex gst)
So you have been told that you are now a “Product Owner”. What on earth does that mean? Maybe you have been charged with developing a plan to get a new product from an idea to market? Where do you start? What do you do? How do you know you have finished?    
This course will examine the role of the Product Owner and explore the different relationships required with end users, customers, business stakeholders and those building the product.
Everyone who completes this course becomes an ICAgile Certified Professional in Business Value Analysis.  This certification does not expire and no renewal fee is required.  More details available on the ICAgile website.
 
Introduction to Linux server - Thursday 28 November - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
This course teaches you everything you need to know to use your Linux server. The first part of the course covers the basics - how to access the server, security and how to install software. the second part covers various tools that can be use to troubleshoot your server and its network.
 
 
CHRISTCHURCH
 
Introduction to Docker - Thursday 21 November - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
Learn how to use the software containerisation platform, Docker. We'll show you where Docker can be used, how to use the Docker command line and give you an understanding of the Docker environment.
 
HTML / CSS Introduction - Friday 22 November - half day - $380 (ex gst)
*** Special rate - 50% discount, just $190 (ex gst this month)
Come and learn about HTML and CSS, the building blocks of the web, with us. We'll start with very simple stuff and work our way up. By the end, you'll have styled your own webpage.  We'll teach you to read and write some HTML and CSS and you'll have a grasp of some of the slightly less obvious underlying concepts.
 
Kubernetes introduction - Thursday 28 November - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
Kubernetes is a mature orchestration platform with over a decade of development behind it.  This workshop provides a hands-on introduction to Kubernetes. We explore a typical workflow developing a containerised application and deploying it to a Kubernetes cluster in the cloud. Along the way we will get hands on experience interacting with the Kubernetes.
 
Python Introduction for non-Programmers - Tuesday 3 December - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
This training session will introduce you to Python syntax and philosophy. You will learn about Python, and have plenty of opportunity to put it into practice. If you have little to no prior experience in programming this course is for you. 
 
 
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