Drupal Views Module Training Course

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Duration Duration

7 hours (usually 1 day including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

Basic Drupal developer knowledge

Overview Overview

This course has been created for Drupal developers who want to use Drupal views module in their applications and modules.

Course Outline Course Outline

Drupal views overview

  • Creating a view
  • Filtering a view
  • Exposing filters
  • Passing arguments to a view

Exporting and importing views

  • Exporting a view
  • Importing a view
  • Hard coding a view in your module

Views and relationships

  • Displaying data from two nodes in one row (e.g. page title and authors date of birth)
  • Using views fusion with reference field

View theming

  • Theme a view
  • Theme a field
  • Using View Theme Wizard

Integrating own modules with views

  • Making a view default
  • hook_views_pre_query
  • hook_views_view_alter
  • hook_views_pre_view
  • hook_views_default_views
  • hook_views_tables
  • Adding available filters,arguments, sorts
  • Defining appropriate joins between tables
  • Solving joins conflicts

Building a view

  • views_get_view
  • views_build_view
  • Passing POST arguments


  • Views caching
  • Optimizing query

Exporting views data

  • Exporting data to Microsoft Excel (CVS)
  • Exporting data to Microsoft Word document

Extra Modules

  • Views Bonus Pack
  • Views Fast Search
  • View Calc

Public Classroom Public Classroom
Participants from multiple organisations. Topics usually cannot be customised
From 1230EUR
Private Classroom Private Classroom
Participants are from one organisation only. No external participants are allowed. Usually customised to a specific group, course topics are agreed between the client and the trainer.
Private Remote Private Remote
The instructor and the participants are in two different physical locations and communicate via the Internet
From 990EUR
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The more delegates, the greater the savings per delegate. Table reflects price per delegate and is used for illustration purposes only, actual prices may differ.

Number of Delegates Public Classroom Private Remote
1 1230EUR 990EUR
2 840EUR 695EUR
3 710EUR 597EUR
4 645EUR 548EUR
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VenueCourse DateCourse Price [Remote/Classroom]
BaselMon, 2016-11-21 09:30990EUR / 1340EUR
BernTue, 2016-11-29 09:30990EUR / 1340EUR
ZürichThu, 2016-12-29 09:30990EUR / 1340EUR

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