Getting Started With Plone

This class will teach users how to create and manage content using the open source CMS Plone 3. You will learn:

  • How to author and edit content using Plone's rich text editor.
  • How to take advantage of Plone's built-in content types (News, Events, Pages, Files, Images, Collections).
  • How to use workflows.
  • How to organize your content and develop an information architecture.
  • How to work with collections and portlets.


  • Accelerate your productivity by learning to use Plone fully and efficiently
  • Gain access to expert knowledge
  • Learn best practices
  • Focus on improving your knowledge while removed from the interruptions of a busy office


The class will meet from 1:00 to 5:00.

Read the class syllabus and additional details.


A laptop computer to follow along with this hands-on class.


This course assumes that students have a basic understanding of web technologies.  No previous experience with Plone is required.


Sally Kleinfeldt has provided training and seminar sessions on technical topics such as Plone development tips, testing, information management, information retrieval, and search engines. Read more...

Name Price
Early Bird Student   $100
Regular Student $200