Acquia Certified Developer Workshop

Course details


This four day instructor led course will help the student prepare and understand the exam objectives through hands-on training as well as through lecture and demonstration.

This workshop guides experienced Drupal developers to uncover end to end aspects of Drupal Core system and orients them towards taking Acquia Developer Certification. This extensive, hands-on workshop contains a series of tasks and challenges to help participants understand the fundamental working of various layers of Drupal core and apply the understanding for practical use cases. We emphasize that you must have at least 6 months hands-on experience with Drupal 7.

The workshop has 8 practical sessions of 2 to 3 hours each plus 2 one hour discussion sessions. The practical sessions will have goal oriented or exploratory challenges given to participants. Instructor will help participants solve the challenges and facilitate deeper learning of Drupal core.

4 days

This course is for developers who have 6 months or more experience developing with Drupal and wish to take Acquia Developer Certification.

This course is for those with at least 6 months of Drupal development practice and experience. The participants should have good understanding or working knowledge of at least one of the following areas:

  • Site Building
  • Theme Development
  • Module Development

It is highly recommended that participants undertake an evaluation of their knowledge and skills before participating in this workshop.

By the end of the training you will be able to: 
  • Understand Drupal core principles.
  • Fill knowledge and experience gaps.
  • Reflect on prior experience critically.
  • Understand the best approaches in a given situation.
  • Get prepared to take the certification exam.
What is provided: 
Please bring your own laptop computer.

Available Now!

This course is offered as a live instructor led course, focusing on labs and hands on activities. When dates are announced, they will be listed below. However please do register your interest for a specific time and location that suits you and hopefully we can help.

Upcoming training events

Datesort descending Location Country Delivery
Feb 08, 2016 Orlando, FL US In-person view