Upcoming training during May in New Zealand

 
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WELLINGTON
 
Gimp and Inkscape for Web Graphics - Monday 3 May - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
This course introduces two widely used Open Source graphics programs: Inkscape and Gimp.
Python Introduction for non-Programmers - Wednesday 5 May - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
This training session will introduce you to Python syntax and philosophy. You will learn about Python, and have plenty of opportunity to put it into practice. If you have little to no prior experience in programming this course is for you. 
 
Product Owner Fundamentals - Tuesday 11 & Wednesday 12 May - 2 days - $1,750 (ex gst)
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.  This is a hands on course. Using a simulation, we will work through the life-cycle of a product, from idea, to identifying the market and users, through to planning for what needs to be done first, developing a road map, working with stakeholders and team through to measuring and forecasting progress.
Everyone who completes this course becomes an ICAgile Certified Professional in Business Value Analysis.  This certification does not expire and no renewal fee is required.  More details available on the ICAgile website.
 
Introduction to Secure Web Coding - Monday 17 May - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
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.
 
Django intermediate Tuesday 18 May  - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
Django is a powerful web framework that can power any web project, from backend-heavy APIs to real-time websites. In this course you will learn how to use Django's many advanced features to build a reliable, well-performing web application.
 
Introduction to Linux server - Wednesday 19 May - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
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.
 
An Introduction to using Git  Tuesday 1 June - half day - $380 (ex gst)
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.
 
Python Introduction for Developers - Wednesday 2 June - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
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.
 
Web accessibility 2.1 training - We have two accessibility WCAG 2.1 training scheduled in the near future.
Accessibility is easy to implement with the right knowledge and techniques. This course will help you understand web accessibility, what it means to be WCAG 2.1 (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) compliant and the techniques you should be using to make your content accessible and how to test this - enabling you to achieve level AA compliance.
 
Wellington - Web Accessibility - WCAG 2.1 training - Wednesday 9 June - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)  
Auckland -  Web accessibility - WCAG 2.1 training - Wednesday 30 June - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
 
New Zealand Open Source Awards
Nominations are now open for the 2021 New Zealand Open Source Awards.  Full details regarding the awards are on the NZOSA website
Nominations open until 1 June - https://nzosa.org.nz/nomination/
 
 
CHRISTCHURCH
 
Kubernetes introduction - Tuesday 11 May  - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
*** Special rate - Register two people and get 25% discount***
Kubernetes is a mature orchestration platform with over a decade of development behind it.  This workshop provides a hands-on introduction to Kubernetes. We explore a typical workflow developing a containerised application and deploying it to a Kubernetes cluster in the cloud. Along the way we will get hands on experience interacting with the Kubernetes.
 
QGIS Basic  - Tuesday 25 May - 1 day - $760 (ex gst) 
Starting with very simple concepts and exercises, this course will introduce you to GIS and to working with spatial data using QGIS. During the course, you will explore QGIS’ user interface, create your own maps, and create, manipulate and analyse basic geospatial data types.
 

AUCKLAND

 

Kubernetes introduction - Tuesday 11 May - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)

Kubernetes is a mature orchestration platform with over a decade of development behind it.  This workshop provides a hands-on introduction to Kubernetes. We explore a typical workflow developing a containerised application and deploying it to a Kubernetes cluster in the cloud. Along the way we will get hands on experience interacting with the Kubernetes.
 
Introduction to Linux server - Thursday 13 May - 1 day - $760 (ex gst)
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.
 

 

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