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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27 Apr 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$380
Duration:
1/2 day
Location:
Auckland

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.

27 Apr 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$380
Duration:
1/2 day
Location:
Melbourne

Take your CSS skills to the next level with this Intermediate level course for CSS and HTML. 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.

27 Apr 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$380
Duration:
1/2 day
Location:
Melbourne

By the end of this course you should be able to read and write some HTML and CSS and you'll have a grasp of some of the slightly less obvious underlying concepts.

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

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.

1 May 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Sydney

This course is a introduction into using the Ubuntu Linux Desktop. From the installation of the operating system, through to more advanced features.

2 May 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$0
Duration:
2 hrs
Location:
Wellington

In this session participants will learn about the benefits of using Mahara for creating portfolios and learn about the new features that have been implemented recently.

2 May 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Auckland

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.

2 May 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$1,750
Duration:
2 days
Location:
Christchurch

Agile is the project management method du jour in IT right now. But do you know exactly what Agile means, and how to put it into practice?

If you're new to Agile or need to get a better understanding of the basic principles, this course is for you.

Everyone who completes this course receives an International Consortium for Agile Certified Professional certification (ICAgile ICP). This certification does not expire and no renewal fee is required.

2 May 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Melbourne

Python is a programming language that was designed with a philosophy emphasising simple, clean syntax, which lets you work quickly and effectively.

3 May 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$760
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Melbourne

At the completion of the course, students should have a solid understanding of JavaScript syntax and scoping rules as well as the Document Object Model.  They will also have been exposed to the jQuery library and jQuery plugins.