Gutenberg Training course

Normal price £75
Introductory price £25 (+ vat) per person

The Block Editor is a brand-new way of editing content on your website. It’s fast and intuitive, but it can be a little intimidating when you first start using it. That’s why I created this course – to help you master the Gutenberg editor in quick time!

This course will take you through all the basics of how to use the Block Editor, from creating posts and pages, adding images and videos, inserting links, and more. You’ll also learn about some of the more advanced features that are available for customizing your site with blocks like columns or sliders. So if you want to get up-to-speed quickly with this exciting new tool then sign up now!

My new 2 hour ‘hands on’ course will help you master the Gutenberg Editor in quick time.


Book your place

  • February 22nd, 4pm-6pm (GMT) – SOLD OUT
  • March 15th, 4pm-6pm (GMT) – SOLD OUT
  • April 19th, 4pm-6pm (GMT) – SOLD OUT
  • May 25th, 4pm-6pm (BST) – SOLD OUT
  • June 22nd, 4pm-6pm (BST) – SOLD OUT
  • September 14th, 4pm-6pm (BST) – 6 places left
  • Please email jamie@pootlepress.com if you would like to be put on the waiting list

What’s included in the Gutenberg Course

  • The Gutenberg Training Course is ‘hands on’ live and interactive via zoom
  • Small class sizes ensure you can ask any questions throughout the course
  • You’ll be guided ‘step by step’ through the exercises
  • All attendees will learn on a training website *that they’ll have access to for 1 year after the course
  • Attendees receive all training materials *including slides and a video recording of the course
  • Learn by doing *there’s no better way to learn than actually creating the pages yourself 🙂

What you’ll learn

  • Brief introduction to Gutenberg Block Editor
  • Master how to use the Gutenberg Block Editor
  • Learn the best way to work with text, photos and videos
  • Quickly learn how to create awesome page designs with Gutenberg
  • CTA’s, Stylish Photo galleries, whizzy effects and more
  • Learn Gutenberg power tips and shortcuts that will make your life easier
  • My A list of Gutenberg plugins and themes
  • What are Block Patterns and Re-usable Blocks *and how to use them
  • Common Gutenberg problems and how to fix them
  • What’s coming next in Gutenberg and how to make sure your website is ready


Course tutor

The Gutenberg training course is run by me Jamie Marsland. I’m the founder of Pootlepress. 

I love the Gutenberg Block Editor and over the past 2 years we’ve developed a number of leading edge WordPress plugins that use it. Our Gutenberg based WordPress plugins include Gutenberg Pro, Gutenberg Mobile Pages, WooBuilder Blocks and Storefront Blocks.

We’ve trained over 5000 people on WordPress in the past 10 years, and our plugins and themes are used by thousands of customers worldwide.

I’ve helped individuals, small organisations and major brands.

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I also run courses for the Guardian Newspaper as part of their Digital Masterclass Series and am a visiting lecturer at the Regents University as part of their Digital Media Degree course.

If you have any questions about the course, please email me at jamie@pootlepress.com or call/text me on 07909 449 617.

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