SDL Tridion Sites

Learn to work with our Web content management system

SDL Tridion Sites is part of our content management suite, SDL Tridion DX

We offer education opportunities for everyone in your organization who uses SDL Tridion Sites. Our courses use the most recent best-practices and technology available and are taught by subject matter experts with real-world implementation experience. In addition to our standard training, we can customize training for your specific organization, implementation and WCMS roadmap. Courses are delivered on client premises for a maximum of 8 people per training day. 

For further information please contact the team at learn@sdl.com

Recommended SDL Tridion Sites Training paths

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EditorsSDL Tridion Sites Fundamentals
SDL Tridion Sites Experience Optimization Business Manager
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1 day
Business UserSDL Tridion Sites Fundamentals
SDL Tridion Sites Blue Printing & Authorization 
SDL Tridion Sites Functional Design & Content Modeling
SDL Tridion Sites Experience Optimization Business Manager
2 days
1 day
1 day
1 day
DeveloperSDL Tridion Sites Fundamentals
SDL Tridion Sites Developer (DXA)
SDL Tridion Sites Automation
SDL Tridion Sites Experience Optimization Technical
2 days
2 days
1 day
1 day
System AdministratorSDL Tridion Sites Fundamentals
SDL Tridion Sites System Administrator
2 days
2 days
ArchitectSDL Tridion Sites Fundamentals
SDL Tridion Sites Developer
SDL Tridion Sites Automation
SDL Tridion Sites System Administrator
SDL Tridion Sites Experience Optimization Technical
2 days
2 days
1 day
2 days
1 day

The SDL Tridion Sites Fundamentals

This course will take users through the main concepts and best practices needed to manage an SDL Tridion Sites Implementation. The course takes advantage of the Digital eXperience Accelerator (DXA), a fully functional website implementation for SDL Tridion Sites that provides a quick‐start foundation for web projects. This course provides an introduction to SDL Tridion Sites Content Management and will show how SDL Tridion Sites is structured and which items are used to manage and organize content and websites. The features and the benefits of SDL Tridion Sites Interfaces and their functionalities will be described and the trainer will guide the user through practical scenarios and exercises needed to update, create and manage a website.

The SDL Tridion Sites BluePrinting and Authorization

This course is designed to take users through the main concepts and best practices for BluePrinting and Authorization needed for an SDL Tridion Sites Implementation. A BluePrint is a hierarchy of Publications created in the Content Manager, which define parent and child relationships between Publications. SDL Tridion Sites Authorization ensures that you have access to the functionality and access to the items you need to use within one or more Publications.

The SDL Functional Design and Content Modeling

This course is designed to take users through the main concepts and best practices for implementing a Functional Design and Content Modeling needed for an SDL Tridion Sites Implementation. This course details how to implement best‐practice content models and how to create the most effective library of business Schemas. The course details how to implement best‐practice content models and how to create the most effective library of business Schemas. A Schema in SDL Tridion Sites provides the methodology of defining Content and Metadata throughout the entire Content Management System and an effective Content Model is imperative to the success of any business goals within SDL Web.

The SDL Tridion Sites Developer

This course provides a technical introduction to developing SDL Tridion Sites powered web sites using the Model View Controller (MVC) design pattern. The course simulates a pre‐built environment created through SDL’s Digital eXperience Accelerator (DXA) delivering best‐practice examples and methodology. This course introduces a developer, or technical user, to the key advantages of developing with DXA. The course uses Visual Studio or Eclipse as the chosen IDE and assumes you are familiar with terminology and basic methodology associated with developing an MVC site. During the course, all participants will build a new site from scratch by employing DXA methodologies that can be used in any implementation.

The SDL Tridion Sites Automation

This course is a hands-on introduction for developers and technical team members to SDL Tridion Sites Automation. This course provides an introduction to SDL Tridion Sites Workflow, Event System and Core Service. The course will show how SDL Tridion Sites Automation is implemented as well as provide key points, features and best practices. The trainer will guide the user through practical scenarios and exercises needed to implement SDL Tridion Sites Automation.

The SDL Tridion Sites System Administrator

This course is designed to provide attendees with a high‐level architecture overview of SDL Web, including some of the key features and concepts. The course details how to configure SDL Tridion Sites by deploying an environment that utilizes the new Topology Manager and Discovery Service, as well as many of the Content Delivery micro‐services. The course details how to configure the Site Wizard tool. The course also explains how to monitor, troubleshoot, and maintain a typical SDL Tridion Sites installation as well as exploring some key strategies for future‐proofing an implementation.

The SDL Experience Optimization Technical

This course is a hands-on introduction for developers and technical team members to SDL Experience Optimization. During the course, delegates will create specific promotions and define triggers. They will also create SDL Experience Optimization enabled templates to present promotions both by using TCDL Tag References and the Experience Optimization API. The delegate will also work with the pre-configured Ambient Data Framework Cartridges as well as create their own specific Custom Cartridge.

The SDL Experience Optimization Business Manager

This course provides a business introduction to developing Promotions and Experiments in an SDL Tridion Sites environment. Personalization and targeting on any website is key to attracting visitors and encouraging them to return and this course teaches the fundamentals of successfully achieving this with SDL Tridion Sites Experience Optimization. The course takes a hands‐on approach to creating Promotions and also teaches key concepts, such as Triggers and Page Regions, which will enable an attendee to create business specific personalization and targeting in their own web site. The course also introduces the benefits of running Experiments in Experience Optimization to test how content is received by site visitors in order of ascertaining the best performing Components through conversion rates.
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