Drupal 8 for Developers Training Course

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Duration Duration

14 hours (usually 2 days including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

Drupal user knowledge, basic PHP or any other procedural language (like C, Pascal, VB or other) required

Overview Overview

This course has been created for developers, architects, project managers interested in developing with Drupal 8 platform.

The participants will learn how to override existing functionality and how to write deployable modules.

Course Outline Course Outline

What is New in Drupal 8

  • Architecture changes
  • New hooks
  • Form API changes

Drupal Core

  • Drupal Architecture
  • Inversion of Control (IoC)
  • Drupal Core Modules
  • Menu Creation Process

Drupal Modules

Creating Own Module

  • Module name, directory and group
  • Module dependencies
  • Installation scripts (hook_install, hook_uninstall)
  • Updates (hook_update)
  • Database schema changes during an update


  • Core Hooks
  • Modules Hooks
  • Defining Own Hooks
  • Implementing Basic Hooks

Database Abstraction Layer


  • Create a Form
  • Validate a Form
  • Multi Form Sites


  • Theming Engines
  • PHP Template
  • tpl Files
  • Variables
  • theme Function
  • CSS Inclusion


  • CacheAPI
  • Utilizing Caches in Modules

Guaranteed to run even with a single delegate!
Public Classroom Public Classroom
Participants from multiple organisations. Topics usually cannot be customised
From $5370
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 $3590
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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 $5370 $3590
2 $2985 $2045
3 $2190 $1530
4 $1793 $1273
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VenueCourse DateCourse Price [Remote/Classroom]
CO, Denver - Colorado Boulevard CenterWed, Nov 9 2016, 9:30 am$3590 / $5390
ND, Fargo - Brandt Office ParkTue, Nov 15 2016, 9:30 am$3590 / $5780
MT, Bozeman - Downtown BozemanTue, Nov 15 2016, 9:30 am$3590 / $6040
New York (NYC) - Midtown Manhattan - Park Avenue & E48-49th (Grand Central)Tue, Dec 6 2016, 9:30 am$3590 / $6390
CheyenneMon, Dec 26 2016, 9:30 am$3590 / $5880

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