WordPress Website Development | Digital Peninsula Network

WordPress Website Development

Online WordPress training course for small businesses
WordPress, how to build a website, how to make a website, how to create a website, how to sell online, how to design a website, build your own website, web design, build a website for free

Your website is more than just a place to offer your products and services. It should be an enjoyable and easy experience for a user as a place to showcase your work and the passion and personality behind your brand and business.

A functional and professional, user-friendly website for your business is crucial. With websites being accessible by so many other platforms, it’s key that your site is both desktop and mobile-ready. We want to help you ensure that your website not only works well but looks great too.

“This course has been invaluable for my business. I finally feel like I am developing the skills to design and manage my own website which will transform the way I work and totally refresh my business image online.”
Caroline, WordPress training particiapnt

What We Do:

Our WordPress course will introduce you to the industry basics of web design and how to create your own accessible website. Our expert tutors with years of first-hand experience in web design will show you how to use the tools in WordPress and how to embed graphics. Our hands-on, step by step guide is a great way to learn the basics without too much jargon. You’ll also have the opportunity to network and connect with other local businesses.

What We Cover:

At the start of the course, you will have a blank website ready-made for you to experiment and learn on, so don’t worry if you don’t have an existing WordPress site. With the support of our tutors you will learn how to:

  • Start from scratch and build a WordPress website for your business
  • Create website pages utilising templates
  • Research and write content for search engine optimisation
  • Develop responsive navigation and understand user experience
  • Create and schedule blog posts
  • Personalise your website to reflect your brand
  • Add social media links
  • Ensure your website works across a variety of devices
  • Meet GDPR criteria on your website
  • Add plugins to expand functionality
  • And much more!

The Essentials:

Location: All of our courses are being delivered remotely using specialist training software. So you get all the benefits of classroom training from the comfort of your own home (or office).

Duration: WordPress courses are 4 days long, spread over separate weeks so that they are easier to fit around work and school schedules.

Cost: All of our courses are FUNDED – meaning that they are either FREE to eligible businesses, or heavily subsidised. Wherever possible, DPN will use funding to cover the costs of the training. You can contact us now to find out whether you or your business is eligible.

Entry Level: Our courses are designed to be useful for both beginners and those who already use WordPress, but would like to bolster their skills.


Wherever possible DPN will access funding to subsidise training costs, please ask for more details.


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