Joomla Essentials

Joomla is an award-winning Open Source (free) content management system (CMS), which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications. Many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility, have made Joomla one of the most popular website builders available.

On this two day course, you’ll learn how to install Joomla on a host of your choice, create and organize content, add menus, sidebars, as well as how to customise the look of your website using Joomla templates and much more.

One years free hosting worth £300 is included if required. 

  • Course Outline

    Setting up a Joomla site
    Fundamental concepts
    Using Professional templates
    Using the default Components
    Creating Menu and Categories
    Publishing content to your website with links, images, banners and more
    Basic search engine optimization (seo)
    Integrate social media
    Enhancing your website

  • Who Should Attend?

    • The course is aimed at candidates who want to consider Joomla! for their next project and who want to learn best practice.
    • Business owners or their employees who want to edit and maintain a flexible company joomla based website
    • Web designers who want to expand their repertoire and be able to build client websites using a modern CMS.
  • Takeaways

    • Confidence in adding content and maintaining your website
    • Basics of Search Optimisation
    • Joomla Website including many high quality Joomla extensions
    • Free Professional Mobile Responsive template included (worth £79)
    • Free Hosting for One Year (Worth £300)
    • Unlimited post course email support


This family run business is extremely knowledgeable and have done wonders for us!"
Matt – Enaflo Interiors
I really enjoyed the course I did – I was wondering if I can attend another course that is more in depth.

General Information

Training typically starts at 9.30am and finishes at approximately 4.30pm each day.

For Tailored courses we can adjust the timings to suit the individual or group.

Online training can be taken at a prearranged time and date and typically in three or four hour sessions.


  • Comprehensive Course Notes & Resources
  • Certificate for Career Progression
  • Lunch & refreshment each day
  • Dedicated experienced trainer
  • All equipment & software PC or MAC*
  • For tailored courses - combine relevant applications
  • Tailored courses on Dates/times to suit you
  • UNLIMITED post-training email or phone supports

About Us

Computer Graphics Training have been providing software training courses, consultancy and graphic design services to a diverse range of companies for over 25 years.