In this class, you'll learn how to leverage Drupal's API to create custom modules. You'll develop several modules using step-by-step instructions to hook into Drupal's existing functionality.This class was designed for those who have experience with Drupal 7 site building and knowledge of PHP.
By the end of the training you will be able to:
- Understand Drupal's hook system and development architecture.
- Articulate the construction of Drupal modules.
- Insert and extract data using Drupal's core database abstraction layer.
- Employ and articulate best practices, security techniques, conventions and coding standards.
Rod holds two masters degrees and has been training people how to do "things" for over 25 years. Originally from Australia, he grew up in Canada and now resides just outside Cincinnati, Ohio. He has worked in both the non-profit and for-profit worlds, in small companies and large corporations.
His extensive open source experience includes WordPress, Joomla, Drupal and Moodle and he really knows how to help you get the most out of the system you chose.
Rod plays ice hockey a couple of times a week and rides his Goldwing motorcycle pretty much everywhere he can.