Upcoming training

Catalyst provides training in popular open source products and technologies. 

  • Scheduled courses held in our offices (select location)
  • Course can be client-only, customised, or held on-site at your location (contact us for details)
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21 Sep 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$380
Duration:
1/2 day
Location:
Christchurch

To write a real-world React application you need to know more than just the basics of building components and using JSX. This intermediate course will take you from those basics through to the practicalities of writing more complex applications, including state management with Redux.

21 Sep 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$650
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Wellington

Sometimes Koha librarians say to us, "We've been using Koha for a while now, and we want to do more, but we don't know what we don't know".
This course is aimed at those people.  It's 'advanced' Koha user training.

22 Sep 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$380
Duration:
1/2 day
Location:
Wellington

Learn the core concepts of the venerable text editor, Vim. We'll cover the fundamental skills needed to use Vim effectively, from basic commands and text operations through to simple scripting.

25 Sep 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Wellington

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.

26 Sep 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$380
Duration:
1/2 day
Location:
Christchurch

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.

26 Sep 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$1,750
Duration:
2 days
Location:
Wellington

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.

27 Sep 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Wellington

This course will introduce two widely used Open Source graphics programs: Inkscape and Gimp.

28 Sep 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Wellington

This course is aimed at developers who have little or no exposure to Elasticsearch, and want to learn about the fundamentals to design and build applications that leverage it.
It focuses on understanding the APIs and how they work together, but also providing insights into Elasticsearch internals when required.

28 Sep 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Christchurch

This course will help you understand web accessibility and the techniques used to make accessible content. We will also cover WCAG 2.0 (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) and ways to test for and achieve level AA compliance.

29 Sep 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$380
Duration:
1/2 day
Location:
Christchurch

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.