Hippo Advanced Developer Training, 3 days

This course offers a deep dive into Hippo CMS and enables you to take a solution architect position in your next Hippo web development project. 

Reading documentation is one thing, but this trainer led course is full of hands-on exercises that demonstrate the techniques which help you roll out configuration changes to test and production environments quick and predictable. Learn by doing it, and having an expert trainer on your side.

High level Agenda

Advanced Development & Managing Configuration Changes

  • Develop custom components 

  • Working with content programatically

  • Security Domains, Permissions & Workflow

  • Implement Blueprints

  • Investigate and fix Performance bottlenecks

  • Manage and Reloading Configuration Updates through DTAP

  • Delta XMLs and Groovy Scripts

  • Hippo Upgrade Tool

  • Release management best practices


The training takes three full days and is hosted on a location in Amsterdam. Free coffee, tea, water, snacks and lunch will be provided.


Web developers, Java Developers and Architects with at least 6 months of active experience using Hippo CMS . 


Participants should have completed the Hippo Developer Fundamentals Course in the last 6 months or have at least 1 year project experience with Hippo CMS.


Trainees are offered a chance to become a Certified Advanced Hippo Developer by taking an online exam. The exam can be taken during a period of two weeks after the training.

Detailed Course Outline



Build teams' professional knowledge and expertise

Increase ROI

by ensuring use of full Hippo capabilities


Increase operational efficiency through up-to-date knowledge of best practices


Get certified. For developers who are ready to prove what they know. 

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