Course Description

This course will teach you to create a basic WordPress website using a basic theme and your own content and images, on a test site.  This website will be used throughout all three WordPress courses, and you will eventually export your work to a file that can be uploaded to your own site.  You will learn how to navigate the WordPress dashboard. You will also learn to create posts and pages, and add images and other media.

Who Should Attend

This course is for anyone wanting to learn about the beginnings of WordPress.

Attend and You Will Receive

Participants who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate of completion from NC State University.


Basic PC knowledge

Attend and You Will Learn / Expected Outcome

Expected Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will know how to create a test site in WordPress. You will know how to work with this test site to make adjustments to get to your final product for uploading to your website. This website will more than satisfy the online needs of both your organization and your customers.

Attend and You Will Learn

  • Creating a WordPress website for your business or organization
  • Navigating the WordPress dashboard
  • Creating pages
  • Creating posts
  • Managing menus
  • Adding images and other media to pages and posts
  • Tailoring a basic theme
  • Using widgets and simple plugins



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Section Title
WordPress Level 1
9:00AM to 4:30PM
Oct 01, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Off Campus
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Standard Registration Fee non-credit $345.00