Word­Press course

Wanna learn how to build dynamic Gutenberg blocks and how to style the frontend, how to create custom REST routes and develop awesome features? This course is for you!
  • Location —  Croatia
  • Applications —  Until Aug 18, 2022
  • Duration —  Oct 10 ‐ Nov 11

Course info

This course will cover the process of building a WordPress project using Eightshift Development kit.

You will learn how to build dynamic Gutenberg blocks, how to create a WordPress project from scratch, including styling the frontend, and also connecting to a 3rd party services, creating custom REST routes, and ways of optimising your code.
in the end, you’ll also learn out how to deploy your project using a CI/CD pipeline.

You are going to develop features, and deliver them through homework assignments which will be submitted in a form of a pull request on GitHub. We’ll review each assignment and guide you towards building a finished solution.

The knowledge you’re going to gain will help you not only work with a specific WordPress framework, but will also give you practical skills to tackle any WordPress problem in the future.

Here’s a TL;DR of everything you’ll learn in this course:

  • WordPress project using Eightshift Development kit
  • dynamic Gutenberg blocks
  • creating custom REST routes
  • deploy your project using a CI/CD pipeline
  • pull requests on GitHub

Meet the
instructors

Your lecturers are WordPress developers with years of experience.
They’re Hooked on WP, and believe you can properly REST only after your project has been deployed.

Denis Žoljom
External Lecturer
Gabriel Glogoški
WordPress Engineer

Schedule

Duration
5 weeks
Lectures
Mon/Thu 5–7 PM
Mentoring
At your disposal daily
Homework
Assigned after each class
Location
Infinum Office, Zagreb
COURSE language
Croatian with English readings
MAX ATTENDEES
20 students
18
Aug
Application deadline
You will receive an e-mail with the details about the entrance exam.
12
Sep
Entrance exam
Testing time! You’ll get a few tasks that have to be done.
22
Sep
Application feedback
We’ll inform you if you’re in.
11
Nov
Academy end
Made it this far? Congrats.

How to apply

Now to the exciting part. Here are the basic requirements for applying:

  • mandatory basic knowledge of WordPress (hooks and how to apply them)
  • mandatory basic knowledge of object-oriented programming
  • basic knowledge of JS, PHP, HTML and CSS
  • you’re familiar with Git basics
  • you’re ready to invest your time

Do you check all the boxes? Thats’s great. You’re one step closer to attending Infinum Academy. After you apply you just need to show up and pass the entrace exam, and voila, you’re in! Are you excited as we are?

Check out last year

Ready to
build apps?

If all this sounds interesting to you, then the button below is screaming to be clicked. Literally.

Questions?

For those who want to know more, we’ve prepared a Frequently Asked Questions. If that didn’t help, contact Ana. She’s patiently waiting for your question.

Ana Anić
Project Coordinator