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WordPress Training Course - Advanced

WordPress Training Course - Advanced

This two-day advanced WordPress class is the second-level in the WordPress training program at American Graphics Institute. This WordPress course builds upon the fundamentals covered in the introductory WordPress training. This advanced WordPress class provides additional hands-on site building experience as students learn to utilize useful plugins, WordPress features, further customize WordPress themes, and troubleshoot common WordPress issues.

Concepts covered in this advanced WordPress course include customizing a WordPress site with a drag-and-drop page builder, utilizing child themes, and use of a web inspector tool. This WordPress course also details the process of planning that should occur before embarking on creating or changing WordPress sites, as well as how to utilize the power of plugins for Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Structural WordPress concepts are also covered, including WordPress site backups, and creating a development site for testing purposes. This WordPress training covers a wide range of topics valuable to any WordPress user while also providing the hands-on practice necessary for growing proficiency and confidence in developing and managing sites built upon WordPress.

This advanced WordPress course is meant for those who already have a basic familiarity with WordPress, either through the introductory WordPress training class or through experience in building and managing WordPress sites. Participants should have a full understanding of the WordPress dashboard, how to install WordPress themes, plugins, and widgets. Knowledge of basic HTML and CSS is also recommended. If you do not have previous formal training in the use or administration of WordPress or HTML formatting, completion of the introductory WordPress class along with the HTML course is recommended.


This course is available individually or as part of these certificate programs:

WordPress Training Course - Advanced Course Dates

All classes are led by a live instructor. Class times listed are Eastern time.


Please call 800-851-9237 or 781-376-6044 to schedule a course.

Contact AGI to request course dates.

WordPress Class - Advanced Training Topics Covered

  • Customizing WordPress themes
  • WordPress child themes
  • Theme customization using a web inspector tool
  • Using a drag-and-drop content builder
  • WordPress SEO (Search Engine Optimization) 
  • Backing-up WordPress sites
  • Restoring WordPress sites from a backup
  • Creating a development WordPress sites for testing
  • Understanding and using content types
  • Working with essential WordPress plugins
  • Troubleshooting WordPress issues
  • Planning a WordPress site
  • WordPress Q&A: Answering site-specific WordPress questions
  • Planning a WordPress site

Enrollment in the advanced WordPress class requires familiarity with all concepts covered in the introductory WordPress course as well as fundamental HTML & CSS experience.

You will receive comprehensive advanced WordPress training course materials with this class.

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