Upcoming training during August in New Zealand

 
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WELLINGTON COURSES
 
Python Introduction for Developers - Tuesday 21 July - 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.
PostgreSQL Admin - Thu 23 & Fri 24 July - 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.
 
Introduction to Shell and Shell scripting - Monday 3 August - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
Learn to use the Linux shell with us. This course teaches basic commands and simple shell scripting. Shell scripting allows the automation of collections of shell commands. Attendees gain practical experience using the commands as they encounter them, then exercise their new skills by writing simple shell scripts.
 
Introduction to Ansible - Tuesday 4 & Wednesday 5 Aug - 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.
 
Web Accessibility - WCAG training - Tuesday 11 August - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)  
This course will help you understand web accessibility and the techniques used to make accessible content. We will also cover WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) and ways to test for and achieve level AA compliance.
 
Introduction to Docker - Thursday 13 August - 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.
 
Django Introduction - Tuesday 18 August - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
Django is known as 'The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines'. Django aims to be the '90%' framework. That is, for 90% of website projects it is unambiguously the 'Right Tool for the Job'. Django's design is strongly influenced by DRY principles (Don't Repeat Yourself). 
 
Introduction to Secure Web Coding - Thursday 20 August - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
An introduction to the principles of secure coding for the web. This course focuses on the OWASP Top Ten vulnerabilities and how to protect against them. Learn with a mix of theoretical and hands-on content that will involve identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities.
 
Thursday 27 August - 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.
 
Deploying applications in the cloud using Ansible - Tuesday 1 September - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
This workshop will provide a "hands-on" experience in using Ansible to manage a load balanced web application. We will see how to use modules for provisioning hosts and installing software dependencies. We will explore how to use inventories, groups, delegation and handlers to configure and orchestrate all the components of a running application. We will then look at strategies for upgrading applications and demonstrate how to perform rolling upgrades with zero downtime.
 
 
AUCKLAND COURSES
 
Introduction to Docker - Thursday 23 July - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
*** Special - register two people and get 25% discount ***
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.
 
Kubernetes introduction - Friday 7 August - 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.
 
An Introduction to using Git - Tuesday 11 August - 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.
 
Python Introduction for non-Programmers - Thursday 27 August - 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. 
 
HTML/CSS Intermediate - Tuesday 1 September - half day - $380 (ex gst)
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. 
 
 
CHRISTCHURCH COURSES
 
Python Introduction for Developers - Wednesday 5 August - 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.
 
Kubernetes introduction - Thursday 20 August - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
*** Special rate - Register two people and get 25% discount ***
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.

 

 
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