PHP and SQL with Laravel Training Course

Course Name: PHP and SQL with Laravel Training Course

Venue: Tech for Development Training Center, Nairobi, Kenya

Event Date: 16th to 20th Dec, 2019

Course Fee: KES 50,000 OR USD 666

Online Registration: Register here

Tech For Development -T4D would like to invite you to a high impact Training Course in PHP and SQL with Laravel Training Course to be held in Nairobi, Kenya from 16th to 20th Dec, 2019

Course Introduction

Laravel is the most popular MVC framework for PHP. It builds on PHP standards and conventions, making it easy to create completely customizable, full-featured apps. This course covers the basics you need to know to build elegant applications of any scale with Laravel 5. Learn how to work with the MVC architecture, build and populate a simple database, and create the controllers, routes, and views for any web-based system. The Instructor will also show you how to add the create, read, update, and delete (CRUD) functionalities and setting up authentication and incorporate Eloquent ORM for simplified database integration. This course provides the information you need to make a move to Laravel and build high-quality, scalable, and sound PHP applications.

Who should attend

  • Beginners who have never used Laravel before

  • Developers who have never developed real world applications using laravel

  • Advanced laravel developers who want to improve their web development skills


Basic OOP(Object Oriented Programming) in PHP


5 Days

Course Objectives

  • At the conclusion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand Laravel framework and its installation and environment

  • Build simple to advanced web applications using laravel

  • Create and use Controllers

  • Use the templating engine Blade

  • Create migrations

  • Use routes

  • Create Views

  • Connect and use Databases

  • Download third party libraries to add to Laravel

  • Use the Laravel ORM (Object Relational Mapper) and perform raw SQL queries.

Course Content

Module I

Getting started with Laravel

  • The architecture

  • Setup and Installation

Module II


  • Basic routing and naming of routes

  • Routing parameters

  • Route wildcards

  • Routing to controllers

  • Route prefixing

  • Domain Routing


  • Creating Controllers

  • Controller Routing

  • RESTful Controllers


  • Creating views and custom methods

  • Passing data to views

  • Integrate a site template

  • Render dynamic data

  • Redirects and custom responses

Module III


  • Basic Filters

  • Multiple Filters

  • Filter Classes

  • Global Filters

  • Pattern Filters

Blade Templates

  • Creating Templates

  • PHP Output

  • Control Structures

  • Template Inheritance

Module IV


  • Form fields

  • Buttons

  • Macros

  • Security


  • Form Validation essentials

  • Error Messages

  • Custom Rules and custom messages

Module V

Laravel and Databases

  • Database setup

  • Connecting Laravel to MySQL

  • Laravel and MySQL

  • The Database Class and Query Builder

  • Migrations and Schema Builder

  • Eloquent ORM

  • Wrapping up Databases

Module VI



The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprise of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professionals and trainers in Data Science and programming.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.


Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with a certificate of participation.

Hand-on Exercise

Action plan

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Tailor-made training

This training course can also be tailored for your organization. This way, your organization will benefit by:

  1. Using own datasets and tools during the training.

  2. Being able to choose areas of interest you wish the trainer to put more emphasis on.

  3. Taking the course in-house or at a venue of choice.

  4. Cutting on the cost of transport and accommodation.


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How to participate

Register as individual.

Contact information

Email: [email protected]
Tel: +254 706909947

Kind regards.

Sylvia Kura,
Customer Relationship Officer,
Tech For Development
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