Create a Basic Website Using Yola

Group Course tutor-led course

This introductory tutor-supported course will show you how to create and update a basic website for a small business or organisation. The course will introduce you to using a web-based system called Yola.

The course is delivered on a distance learning basis – we’ll send you an EC-PC Training Manual to work through at your own pace. Each topic is explained using easy-to-follow instructions and there are lots of practice exercises to complete. You’ll be able to get help from an EC-PC Tutor who can answer you’re queries via e-mail. If you have a query that can’t be answered via e-mail then we can provide telephone/online support to keep you right.

The time taken to complete the course will depend on your existing Excel skills and your ability – the estimated duration is between 15 and 40 hours.

£200 *

* The cost includes postage of your EC-PC training manual within the UK. Postage outwith the UK is subject to an additional cost.

This course will cover the following:

– Get started with Yola
– Delete and add a new site
– Change the site heading
– Change the banner
– Make changes to a text component
– Use the picture widget
– Use the picture gallery widget
– Publish a website
– Use the column widget
– Use the line widget
– Use a custom panel
– Change site settings
– Change navigation settings
– Use the form widget
– Use the map widget
– Use the YouTube widget
– Insert hyperlinks


Are there any entry requirements?
Learners should have some basic IT skills. You will require a PC with internet access, installed with Microsoft Excel.

Is there a time limit to complete the course?
You will be given up to 12 months support to complete the course.

Will I get a certificate at the end of the course?
Yes, you’ll receive the following e-certificate: EC-PC Create a Basic Website.

What payment methods do you accept?
We can accept payment by card, cheque or by bank transfer – please contact us for more details.

How do I make a company booking?
Please view our terms and conditions and then contact us to make your booking.

Funding Options

If you live in Scotland you could be eligible to get up £200 towards the cost of a training course with an SDS Individual Training Account (ITA) from Skills Development Scotland.

You can apply for ITA funding if you are aged 16 or over and:

– you are unemployed, or
– you are employed and have an income of £22,000 or less per annum, or
– you are self-employed and have an income of £22,000 or less per annum, or
– you are retired and your total pension income is £22,000 or less per annum, or
– you are not working and have no income

You will not be able to apply for ITA funding if you are in school, or are enrolled in a College or University course, or if you are involved in any other SDS funded programme including Modern Apprenticeships.

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