Education and training

An interactive teaching program covering everything Magnolia authors and developers need.

Be confident of a successful project with Magnolia after completing our training sessions.

Ensure that your developers are project-ready
Enroll them in an instructor-led training course on Magnolia

Author and Content Editor Training

Website Developer Training

Magnolia Developer Training

Magnolia Author and Content Editor Training


Write, manage, and publish content in Magnolia

Marketing professionals, business users and content managers are taught how to use Magnolia in their upcoming projects. They will learn how to customize pages and build websites using Magnolia Content Apps.

This training is done remotely.

Prerequisite: None

Topics: Introduction to Magnolia, Pages App, Content Apps, Building a Website, Advanced Topics (e.g. Campaign Publisher Module)

Schedule/Pricing: 3 hours, CHF1000-/6 persons (excl. VAT)

Magnolia Website Developer Training

Developers have the option to:

✓ Attend both training sessions in three consecutive days.

✓ Attend Magnolia Website Developer Training - Starting your Project only.

✓ Attend Magnolia Website Developer Training - REST & JS Frameworks Integration only.


Starting your Project - Day 1 & 2

Two websites in two days

Developers used to scripting languages will learn how to define templates and configurations in Magnolia by working on the file system. By the end of day two, they will have fully working light modules, a single-page website, and a dynamic website.

Prerequisite: Front-end orientation with good HTML and CSS skills

Topics: Templating, Site Development, Content Apps

Schedule/Pricing: 2 days, CHF1900- (excl. VAT)

Inclusive: Front-End Developer Certification Exam



REST & JS Frameworks Integration - Day 3

Go headless with Magnolia

An optional third website development day focuses on integrating frameworks such as Angular, React and Bootstrap in Magnolia. Developers will be introduced to Magnolia's REST API - an ideal way to achieve headless CMS scenarios.

Prerequisite: Ideally, experience in Magnolia Light Development

Topics: CSS Frameworks, REST API, JS Frameworks

Schedule/Pricing: 1 day, CHF950- (excl. VAT)




Full-Stack Magnolia Developer Training


Be familiar with Magnolia in and out

This module-based course covers Magnolia back-end fundamentals essential for successfully starting a project.

Prerequisite: Basic Java or any Object-oriented programming experience

Topics: Templating, Content Apps, AdminCentral Development, App and Vaadin Development, Advanced Topics (e.g. Cache)

Schedule/Pricing: 4 days, CHF 2800- (excl. VAT)

Inclusive: Associate Developer Certification Exam


Class size and times

Places are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Size: Magnolia offices: 3-6 persons

Time: 9am-5pm (1-hour lunch break).







All training sessions are conducted in English.

Clients who need training in a local language must supply their own translation service.






General requirements

Software is supplied by Magnolia for training purposes only.

Your laptops must be Wi-Fi enabled, have sufficient rights to install software and have a Magnolia bundle.

For the Author Training, we provide everything - all you need is a web browser.


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