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

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

29 Aug 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$1,620
Duration:
2 days
Location:
Christchurch

The intent of this course is to aid understanding of the PostgreSQL database system from a DBA perspective. Attendees will cover aspects from installation, configuration through to tuning.

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

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.

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

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.

31 Aug 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$1,620
Duration:
2 days
Location:
Wellington

This course shows you how to  use the MySQL database system from a DBA perspective.  We'll cover installation, configuration and tuning.

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

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.

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

This one-day course provides an introduction to the principles of secure coding for the web with a focus on the OWASP Top Ten vulnerabilities and how to protect against them. This course is a mix of theoretical and hands-on content that will involve identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities.

4 Sep 2017
Cost per person (ex gst):
$400
Duration:
1 day
Location:
Wellington

This course teaches quick and easy ways for using Writer and Calc within LibreOffice.  From entering and manipulating data, to formatting and advanced features for time saving and consistency.

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

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.

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

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.