Learn Drupal Best Practices with PrometSource Drupal Training

We wrote the book on Drupal training –literally. Our training practice team is led by Acquia certified Drupal expert Margaret Plett, author of Acquia's own Drupal 8 training curricula.

  • Drupal websites aren't one size fits all, so why should training be? With PrometTraining, you've got options:
    • 1. Private Group Training, at our office or yours
    • 2. Public Online Training, live courses available every month
    • 3. Public In Person Training, with courses offered in cities across the U.S.
    • 4. GSA rates available
"So many things have been clarified, explained and demystified. The (Drupal 8) curriculum was well designed and the books offer a great resource to refer back to. Thank you!"
- Web Services Director / OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY

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Margaret Plett Training Practice Manager

Margaret has over 25 years of experience in business technology, first as a marketing executive and a strategic and collaborative leader, and later as an independent website developer and trainer. From her time in marketing and consulting, she has amassed extensive experience managing the online presence of businesses and organizations. She has lead companies through every step of the website creation process, from defining requirements to website launch.

Margaret has a passion for training, and at Promet Source she is dedicated to providing the best instruction and mentoring possible to individuals and businesses alike. She has taught beginning and advanced users diverse topics ranging from basic computer use to Drupal configuration, as well as module development with PHP and more. In addition to teaching in the past year, Margaret helped Acquia rewrite their Drupal 7 curricula, took the lead in writing Acquia's Drupal 8 curricula, and passed both the Acquia Certified Drupal 7 Developer and Acquia Certified Drupal 8 Developer exams, becoming one of the first 15 people in the world to achieve Drupal 8 Certified Developer status.

Promet delivers the following Acquia Drupal Courses. Since we employ the expert who wrote this curricula for Acquia, we can easily customize the right mix of training for your team.

Public courses range from 2 to 5 days in length. Private training package length will be customized to suit your needs.

Drupal 7 Courses

Learn Drupal 7: Site Building and Theming Best Practices

This 4-day course provides a broad introduction to the essential skills and best practices necessary for editing content, proper configuration for data collection and data display, as well as a thorough review of how to control the look and feel of a Drupal website. Complete course outline, classes and registration.

Developing Drupal 7 Websites: Developer Immersion

This 5-day course is for full stack developers who want to see how Drupal works from the ground up. This class is for students who are programmers inheriting a Drupal development, preparing to update or build a new Drupal project, or looking to firm up best practice knowledge in preparation for the Acquia Certified Developer exam. Complete course outline, classes and registration.

Drupal 7 in A Day

By the end of this 1-day course the student will be familiar with Drupal terminology as well as how Drupal sites are constructed. Complete course outline, classes and registration.

Drupal 7 Site Building

This 2-day course provides a broad introduction to the essential skills necessary for managing content and configuring Drupal 7 websites. Hands-on labs will include work with Content Types, Taxonomy, Views, Menus and many useful modules. Complete course outline, classes and registration.

Drupal 7 Layout & Theming

This 2-day course provides a comprehensive understanding of theme development in Drupal 7. The student will learn all the skills necessary to take control over the look and feel of Drupal websites by creating custom themes and subthemes. Complete course outline, classes and registration.

Drupal 7 Module Development

This 2-day class provides a comprehensive introduction to the essential skills necessary for creating and modifying the functionality of Drupal 7 websites. The student will build multiple custom modules during the course for a comprehensive hands-on understanding of Module Development best practices. Complete course outline, classes and registration.

Drupal 8 Courses

Learn Drupal 8: Site Building and Theming Best Practices

This 4-day course provides a broad introduction to the essential skills and best practices necessary for editing content, proper configuration of Drupal entities for data collection and data display, as well as a thorough review of how to control the look and feel of a Drupal website. Complete course outline, classes and registration.

Developing Drupal 8 Websites: Developer Immersion

This 5-day course is for full stack developers who want to see how Drupal works from the ground up. This class is for students who are programmers inheriting a Drupal development, preparing to update or build a new Drupal project, or looking to firm up best practice knowledge in preparation for the Acquia Certified Developer exam. Complete course outline, classes and registration.

Ready, Set, Drupal 8

This course is intended as a first step launch into Drupal 8 for a range of participants. This course can be delivered as a pure demo, where participants sit back and watch as the instructor builds the site. Or the course can be delivered in about 3 hours, providing time for participants to complete all of the activities, and challenge themselves to try something new. Complete course outline, classes and registration.

Drupal 8 Site Building

This 2-day course provides a broad introduction to the essential skills necessary for managing content and configuring Drupal 8 websites. Hands-on labs will include work with Content Types, Taxonomy, Views, Menus and many useful modules. Complete course outline, classes and registration.

Drupal 8 Layout & Theming

This 2-day course provides a comprehensive understanding of theme development in Drupal 8. The student will learn all the skills necessary to take control over the look and feel of Drupal websites by creating custom themes and subthemes. Complete course outline, classes and registration.

Drupal 8 Module Development

This 2-day class provides a comprehensive introduction to the essential skills necessary for creating and modifying the functionality of Drupal 8 websites. The student will build multiple custom modules during the course for a comprehensive hands-on understanding of Module Development best practices. Complete course outline, classes and registration.

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upcoming classes

Class Description Date Location Registration
Private Training Live, instructor led on-site or online training, perfect for teams of 3+ students needing Drupal training that can be customized to their unique development environment. Our Acquia-certified trainers are available for travel in the U.S. and abroad. Contact us for pricing and curricula offerings tailored to your needs. TBD TBD
Drupal 7: Site Building Best Practices CONFIRMED (2 days) This 2-day course provides a broad introduction to the essential skills necessary for managing content and configuring Drupal 7 websites. Hands-on labs will include work with Content Types, Taxonomy, Views, Menus and many useful modules. Learn more 11.13.17 Online
Web Accessibility Training for Project Managers and Appointed Contacts (1 day) CONFIRMED If you are responsible for web accessibility compliance in your organization, this course is for you! Join us to learn the skills necessary to ensure your organization's web site is accessible. Tailored for individuals responsible for web accessibility compliance, this 1-day training will cover WCAG 2.0 guidelines as called out in Section 508 and enable students to develop accessibility policies for their organizations. We'll also provide the resources and information you need to empower your organization to meet all of your future accessibility needs. 11.14.17 Online
Advanced Web Accessibility Training for Drupal Developers (2 days) CONFIRMED Are you ready to learn how to ensure your code is compliant with WCAG 2.0 criterion? Join us for a hands-on, interactive training tailored for web developers. This 2-day training is designed to help developers think in accessibility, to make it part of their coding arsenal, and to see beyond the basics we've seen in the past. As most sites today originate from content management systems, developers will be exposed to coding techniques that said CMS' will need to produce. They will also be introduced to a code evaluation tool designed to test and teach developers the how to improve their coding practices. 11.14.17 Online
Drupal 7: Module Development Best Practices This 2-day class provides a comprehensive introduction to the essential skills necessary for creating and modifying the functionality of Drupal 7 websites. The student will build multiple custom modules during the course for a comprehensive hands-on understanding of Module Development best practices. Learn more 11.20.17 Online
Drupal 8: Front End Development Best Practices (4 days) This 4-day course provides a broad introduction to the essential skills and best practices necessary for editing content, proper configuration for data collection and data display, as well as a thorough review of how to control the look and feel of a Drupal website. Learn more 11.27.17 Washington DC
Drupal 8: Site Building for Content Managers This 2-day course provides a broad introduction to the essential skills necessary for managing content and configuring Drupal 8 websites. Hands-on labs will include work with Content Types, Taxonomy, Views, Menus and many useful modules. Learn more 11.27.17 Washington DC
Drupal 8: Site Building Best Practices (2 days) This 2-day course provides a broad introduction to the essential skills necessary for managing content and configuring Drupal 8 websites. Hands-on labs will include work with Content Types, Taxonomy, Views, Menus and many useful modules. Learn more 11.27.17 Washington DC
Drupal 8: Developer Immersion (5 days) This 5-day course is for full stack developers who want to see how Drupal works from the ground up. This class is for students who are programmers inheriting a Drupal development, preparing to update or build a new Drupal project, or looking to firm up best practice knowledge in preparation for the Acquia Certified Developer exam. Learn more 12.11.17 Las Vegas
Drupal 7: Front End Development Best Practices (4 days) This 4-day course provides a broad introduction to the essential skills and best practices necessary for editing content, proper configuration for data collection and data display, as well as a thorough review of how to control the look and feel of a Drupal website. Learn more 12.11.17 Austin
Drupal 7: Site Building Best Practices (2 days) This 2-day course provides a broad introduction to the essential skills necessary for managing content and configuring Drupal 7 websites. Hands-on labs will include work with Content Types, Taxonomy, Views, Menus and many useful modules. Learn more 12.11.17 Austin
Drupal 8: Developer Immersion CONFIRMED COURSE (5 days) This 5-day course is for full stack developers who want to see how Drupal works from the ground up. This class is for students who are programmers inheriting a Drupal development, preparing to update or build a new Drupal project, or looking to firm up best practice knowledge in preparation for the Acquia Certified Developer exam. Learn more 12.18.17 Online

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World-class functionality for your digital properties

When you receive training in Acquia's best practices, you're improving your team's ability to work efficiently delivering world-class functionality for your digital properties. Promet employs the most experienced Drupal trainers. In fact, our training practice manager was contracted by Acquia to write their Drupal 8 instructor led curricula. Whether you need Drupal 7 or Drupal 8 training, our team will ensure that you can customize your training experience.

Stop Googling and Learn Best Practices to Maintain a Site or Achieve Acquia Certification

The best preparation to work on a Drupal website is to learn Acquia best practices. The instructors at Promet Source are Certified Acquia Developers and will guide you through the most important skills to configure, theme and add functionality to Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 websites. For those hoping to achieve certification, Acquia suggests at least one year of experience developing Drupal websites and training in best practices.

Do You Have a Team to Train?

Training is available for either public sessions or private classroom settings. Public courses range from 1 to 5 days in length; private training packages can be customized to suit your needs. Private on-site training for your team ensures learners get access to the expertise they need for case-specific questions. Contact us today for a custom training plan.