This five-day course provides a comprehensive understanding of Drupal 8 for developers responsible for full stack development. The procedures throughout the week are introduced step-by-step and then reinforced with practice and challenges. You'll build multiple sites, a custom theme and a few custom modules to meet the needs of a client and reflect on your own experience to take the procedures you learn back into your own work and any new situations you encounter.
This course allows developers to walk through the process of building multiple custom modules and provides techniques and best practices for developing custom functionality to extend the capabilities of Drupal.
Quickly get developers running full speed ahead in Drupal 8, and convey a full understanding of how Drupal sites are constructed and how the system works.
This course is perfect for those who are:
Internal development team preparing for delivery of a new Drupal 8 development
Developer planning to build a new Drupal 8 website
Developer who is newly responsible for supporting a Drupal 8 website,
Current Drupal Developer looking to firm up Acquia best practice knowledge for Drupal 8 Certification
Having a basic understanding of the following technologies is helpful, but not required:
Authoring content using a Content Management system
Experience with Drupal's administrative interface
Some HTML, CSS knowledge
Experience with PHP or other C based programming languages
Day 1: Site Building
Day 2: Site Building
Day 3: Layout & Theming (accelerated)
Day 4: Module Development
Day 5: Module Development