CMS: WordPress - E Learning/Distance Learning Course. Funded by SAAS


Thu Jun 30 2022 at 09:00 am to 05:00 pm


IT Professional Training (ITPT) | Edinburgh, SC

IT Professional Training is offering you the chance to join our free (fully funded by SAAS) WordPress e-Learning / self-paced course.
About this Event

*Please note that you must be a resident in Scotland to join this course and use SAAS part-time funding. More information on this below. You will have a year to access the eLearning kit and we shall send you information in relation to completing the SAAS form*

Course Introduction:

WordPress is the Worlds well-known publishing platform of the choice of million websites and blogs, Including the most well known and high profile websites of the World. It is very simple to install, doesn’t require much technical knowledge and simple to get started with. Because it is a very powerful tool so it requires some knowledge and guidance to get the best out of it. You may have already tried to set up WordPress but got lost in the technical stuff. This course will set you back on the right track.



There are no prerequisites for WordPress course. However, a basic understanding of HTML and CSS will help.



The main objective of this course is to teach you how to create a professional and good looking website using WordPress.

You will also gain valuable knowledge and understanding of how websites are built and how to enhance them using best practice SEO, this means you will have an excellent foundation from which to progress your web development career and knowledge, and you will be able to confidently liaise with other website developers.


Topics include

 Creating posts and pages

  • Formatting text
  • Publishing and scheduling posts
  • Adding images, audio, and video
  • Bulk editing posts and pages
  • Customizing themes and menus
  • Using widgets
  • Extending WordPress with plugins
  • Editing users profiles
  • Configuring settings
  • Getting new readers
  • Keeping WordPress up to date and secure


 You will also learn to

  • set up and run a website of your own
  • add content, images and videos
  • add structure and navigation menus
  • apply an attractive design using easy templates
  • make the site search engine friendly
  • add contact forms, maps and take payments
  • add social networking and track visitors
  • learn to add all the features and functionality you need to run and develop a fantastic website


Target Audience for WordPress Course

  • Total beginners
  • Looking to make the first website
  • Looking to start a Blog
  • Web designers
  • Internet consultants
  • IT professionals
  • Web and graphic artists
  • Business professionals

Please visit the link below for further information on the course:


Mode of Learning:

ELearning/Online Distance Learning


What we will be providing?

  1. Online integrated course materials
  2. Assisted by Tutor
  3. Moodle Access
  4. Office 365 1TB of space for the course work

SAAS Course Funding:

This course is funded by SAAS part-time fee agency which is available to eligible individuals only:

SAAS General funding eligibility requirement:

1. You have to be a resident of Scotland

2. Either employed and earning less than 25k a year or can be unemployed as well

3. Have not used the SAAS funding in this Academic Year.


For more information on this, please visit the following link:


Ticket Description:

This ticket logs your interest to join this course.

To study this course free, ITPT requires all interested students to complete SAAS PTFG application and ITPT course registration form.

Note: This course is fully funded by SAAS part-time funding and only eligible students will be able to join this course for free, please see below for the eligibility. If you are not eligible to get the SAAS part-time funding please contact us to discuss other options.

To check your funding eligibility:

Please follow the below link to check your course funding eligibility.

Course Enrolment:

To make an appointment to enrol in this course, click here to book course Registration/Consultancy Appointment. We can send you the forms and information on how to complete them via email.



Edinburgh Office Number : 0131 552 5558

Glasgow Office Number : 0141 429 2922

Email: [email protected]



Where is it happening?

IT Professional Training (ITPT), 62 West Harbour Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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