Plone/Zope CMS (Content Management System) Web Site Development — A 5 day course

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This course will cover the installation, configuration, development and deployment of Web Sites using the Plone/Zope framework. About 50% of the time will be instructor presentation and about 50% will be hands on labs.

The course will cover both Plone 2.5 and 3.2 as well as Zope 2.x, and use of Zope 3.x features in Plone 2.5 and Plone 3.2


Attendees are expected to be experienced Python programmers with experience of web application development using HTML / XHTML, CSS, JavaScript and Ajax.

Publicly scheduled dates, locations, and prices

A schedule of dates for this subject is not currently available. Please call 0333 210 0140 or use our contact form to enquire about places and availability.

Courses in this subject are scheduled on an 'ad-hoc' basis. We can arrange a course at our Carshalton centre or on customer site for any client wishing to send two or more delegates on the same course.

For courses at the Carshalton Centre the fee will be:

On-site course fees are as above + expenses recharged at cost.

For a 1:1 course in Carshalton the fee is £2750 + VAT. For a 1:1 on-site course the fee is £2750 + VAT + expenses recharged at cost.

If there are any dates showing below this line, a course has been scheduled and places for individuals are available at £1750. Otherwise, no courses are currently scheduled and the above fees apply.


Overview of Content Management and Workflow Systems

Overview of the Zope 2 and Zope 3 Frameworks

Overview of Plone 2.5 and Plone 3.2 and how they relate to Zope 2 and Zope 3

Principles of Design, Planning and Testing of a Plone CMS

An introductory look at Plone

Introduction to Zope

Plone in the ZMI

Understanding Users and permissions in Zope

Understanding Users and permissions in Plone

Basics of ZPT - Zope Page templates


Loading and Retrieving Information in Plone

Plone Development

Tool implementation


Plone 3's Notable