Magento 2: Theme Development Training Course


Magento is an e-commerce platform written in PHP. With Magento, users are able to create and organize products, payment methods, shipping and more. Magento 2 as opposed to Magento offers improvements to modularity, flexibility, and extensibility to e-commerce solutions.

This instructor-led, live training (online or onsite) is aimed at web developers who wish to create a web application with Magento 2.

By the end of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Master Magento 2 development patterns, design patterns, and approaches.
  • Create and personalize themes in Magento 2.
  • Implement customizations to Magento 2 functionality with extensions.

Format of the Course

  • Interactive lecture and discussion.
  • Lots of exercises and practice.
  • Hands-on implementation in a live-lab environment.

Course Customization Options

  • To request a customized training for this course, please contact us to arrange.


  • An understanding of object-oriented programming
  • MySQL experience


  • Web Developers

Course Outline


Magento 2 in Depth

  • Magento 2 architecture
  • Components and modules
  • Design patterns and ORM

Preparing the Development Environment

  • Installing and configuring Magento 2
  • Troubleshooting installation requirements

Module Creation and Customization

  • Creating a module
  • Versioning and handling a module
  • Creating and filling a database
  • Altering a database with Magento scripts
  • Handling requests

Themes and Layouts

  • Modifying with LESS
  • Using URL developer tools
  • Overriding a view
  • Altering a layout
  • Extending resources
  • Relocating items
  • Debugging a layout
  • Creating a container
  • Developing a theme skeleton
  • Building a theme with or without a theme parent

UI Component Library

  • Implementing UI components to a back-end
  • Creating an admin grid
  • Creating a form for item creation
  • Extending UI components
  • Working with checkout

Advanced Customizations

  • Using dependency injection configuration
  • Creating an observer
  • Implementing plugins
  • Working with Require.js to extend Javascript configurations

Summary and Conclusion

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