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Upcoming Training Schedule

TO ENROLL IN A CLASS PLEASE EMAIL ERIC OWENS AT OWENS.778@OSU.EDU AND INCLUDE THE CLASS SESSION YOU WOULD LIKE TO ATTEND AND THE WEBSITE(S) YOU WILL BE EDITING AFTER TRAINING.

Currently all classes are on ZOOM.

Training Classes

Drupal 9 Basic Website Training

Our CFAES websites and a variety of other college websites are now based in a content management system called Drupal. We are currently transitioning to a new version of Drupal, version 9.  This training is designed for content owners who either are making new websites in Drupal 9 or have an existing site that is migrating to the platform.  This class includes how to create and edit pages, news items, events, people and more. 

Drupal 7 Basic Website Training

This training is designed for content owners who currently have a Basic Template website in Drupal 7 and need to learn the basics of editing and content management.  This includes how to create and edit pages, news items, events, people and more.  It's a great refresher for those who have trained in the past and would like to review the system and have questions answered.  Graduate students and student assistants are welcome to attend, as well as new hires who will be responsible for editing content on your website.

Department Website Training (Drupal 7)

This training is designed for content owners who need access to edit one of the 9 primary CFAES Department websites and need to learn the basics of editing and content management and how the Department websites work.  This includes how to create and edit pages, news items, events, people and more.  This training is only for the following websites.

  • ACEL: Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership
  • AEDE: Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics
  • ANSCI: Department of Animal Sciences
  • ENTOMOLOGY: Department of Entomology
  • FABE: Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering
  • FST: Department of Food Science and Technology
  • HCS: Department of Horticulture and Crop Science
  • Plant Pathology: Department of Plant Pathology
  • SENR: School of Environment and Natural Resources

Extension County Website Training (Drupal 7)

Extension County Websites are now based on the Drupal Content Management System. They have a structure and use content types that are unique to these sites. This training is open to new Extension employees, those who will be taking over website responsibilities for their counties, or those who would like a refresher.  This training will cover the basics editing and content management, including how to create and edit pages, news items, events, people and the general guidelines for content placement.  It is required that anyone who will be editing or adding to websites attend a training session before they are granted access.

Google Analytics Training

Do you want to know more about visitors to your website and how your content is performing? Google Analytics is the industry standard for tracking, analyzing, and reporting site data. Knowing how to use Google Analytics correctly will help you measure site traffic and activity on your website. This training is not currently on the regular calendar, it will return in 2022.

Upcoming Classes

Date Time Class
Thursday, March 3, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 9 Basic Training
Thursday, March 10, 2022 9am-12pm Extension County Website Training
Thursday, March 17, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 7 Basic Training
Thursday, March 24, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 9 Basic Training
Thursday, March 31, 2022 9am-12pm Extension County Basic Training
Thursday, April 7, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 7 Basic Training
Thursday, April 14, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 9 Basic Training
Thursday, April 21, 2022 9am-12pm Extension County Website Training
Thursday, April 28, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 7 Basic Training
Thursday, May 5, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 9 Basic Training
Thursday, May 12, 2022 9am-12pm Extension County Website Training
Thursday, May 19, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 7 Basic Training
Thursday, May 26, 2022 9am -12pm Drupal 9 Basic Training
Thursday, June 2, 2022 9am-12pm Extension County Website Training
Thursday, June 9, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 7 Basic Training
Thursday, June 16, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 9 Basic Training
Thursday, June 23, 2022 9am-12pm Extension County Website Training
Thursday, June 30, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 7 Basic Training
Thursday, July 7, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 9 Basic Training
Thursday, July 14, 2022 9am-12pm Extension County Website Training
Thursday, July 21, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 7 Basic Training
Thursday July 28, 2022 9am-12pm Drupal 9 Basic Training