Centre for Continuing Education

E-commerce Course with Magento

E-commerce. Learn how to make profits online.

Learn E-commerce the smart way with E-commerce training courses at CCE, the University of Sydney.

This Magento course in Sydney is for business owners and anyone interested in understanding how to use the Magento e-commerce platform for their online business. This course is “hands on”, working with the backend and frontend of Magento exploring the structure, navigation, modules, themes, and promotions. Students will also learn how to optimize their Magento e-commerce site with best practices.

Course content

This e-commerce training course covers the following topics:

Core Requirements

  • Products or services
  • Domain Name/s
  • Hosting
  • Security
  • Planning / Time Management
  • Budgeting

Using the Dashboard

  • Store configuration
  • Setting up payment module
  • Configuring tax and localisation

Sales and orders

  • Checking Orders
  • Creating Invoicing
  • Setting shipments
  • Setting up tax


  • Managing products
  • Managing categories and sub categories
  • Creating product attributes
  • Adding tags


  • Managing customers
  • Managing customer groups
  • Managing online customers


  • Creating price rules
  • Adding web pages

Course delivery

Delivery of this e-commerce training course will occur over one day (6 hours) as face to face mode. Participants will have access to a hosted ecommerce accounts throughout the session to evaluate how Magento operates

Course outcomes

Upon completion of this e-commerce training course, participants should be able to:

  • Login and navigate using the backend application of Magento
  • Adding products, product attributes, product groups, product images and meta data
  • Managing online sales, invoicing and shipment
  • Managing customers and customer groups
  • Understand how themes and templates work
  • Add content pages using CMS


Magento Community Edition (CE) is used for training purposes. This platform is identical to Magento Enterprise Edition, except that the Enterprise Edition includes Service Level Agreements and some additional modules and plug-ins not provided as part of the Community Edition.


  • $50 repeat class - Conditions apply
  • Expert trainer
  • Dedicated computer for every student
  • Small class size
  • Student notes – yours to keep
  • Statement of completion

What others say.

  • The tutor is excellent, a real knowledgeable professional who also knows how to teach.

  • This is the second course I have completed with this tutor. His knowledge of web development and business is fantastic. I will be attending many of his future short courses.