Learn WordPress in 1 day

Our 1 day WordPress Essential Training course will give you the knowledge to create, manage and run a great WordPress website.

WordPress Training at Vertopia

WordPress 101 Essential Training

This 1 Day Course is aimed at people who are completely new to WordPress or have some experience. No experience in coding required, although we do require you to have a general knowledge of computer usage.

This course teaches you all of the essential concepts and knowledge you need to get started with WordPress and how to manage your own website using WordPress.

Our team are experienced WordPress designers and developers.  We keep our classes small, so that we can give individual attention and provide support to everyone throughout the course.


Vertopia, Rooibok Street, Strubens Valley, Roodepoort

Built for desktop and mobile

Already completed this course? Need more than the essentials?
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WordPress 101 Essential Training Course details

Course Outline

  • Introduction to WordPress
  • How to setup WordPress
  • How to publish posts and pages
  • How to manage content in WordPress
  • How to add links
  • Inserting and embedding media – images, video, audio
  • How to create and arrange menus
  • How to monitor and moderate comments
  • How to make your site look great with WordPress themes
  • How to add functionality to your site with WordPress plugins
  • Learn the must do’s for Search Engine optimisation
  • Security and backups

Following this course you will be able to:

  • Create a WordPress website
  • Manage, update and improve a WordPress website
  • Use WordPress to manage your website content
  • Understand WordPress themes, plugins and widgets
  • Manage comments


  • A basic computer knowledge
  • Your own laptop or Macbook

What you get

  • Training manual
  • Tea/coffee
  • Lunch
  • Certificate of Completion

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Where is Vertopia?

Unit 14, Bergzicht Office Park, Cnr. Christiaan de Wet and Rooibok Streets, Strubens Valley, Roodepoort

Contact us

086 136-7771 | training@nullvertopia.co.za