Git Fundamentals: Mastering Merges and Workflows

This course is for anyone who really wants to understand the inner works of Git and for teams who want to leverage Git as part of their workflows or develop custom workflows for their own project requirements.
We recommend (but in no way require) that participants come with some knowledge of the following
Git basics
Using the GIT CLI
1 Day(s)
$400 per attendee

Course summary

Following up on our Git Fundamentals: Learning the Basics we’ll dive into how to master merges, cherry-pick commits and apply modern workflows to your projects. We’ll go over how to leverage git for truly distributed workflows. We’ll use a Drupal project as our basis for commiting code, using issue branches, making pull/merge requests and some more advanced features of the most popular web-based Git tools: GitHub and GitLab.

What we’ll be covering:

  • Power git commands (git merge, git cherry-pick, git rebase, etc…)
  • Advanced techniques with GitHub and GitLab
  • Branching, tagging, merge/pull requests, protecting branches
  • Packaging releases with Drupal


This is a full day training session and pre-registration is required for all attendees.
This is a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) session. We recommend bringing a laptop running a modern operating system (e.g. Windows 10 or later, OS X 10.10 or later, Ubuntu 18.04 or later).
There is free parking available both in the parking lot as well as on the street. We’ll take a 45 minute break for lunch and a 15 minute morning and afternoon break as well. Lunch is included.

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