ZK Training

ZK offers a variety of training topics to help you take full advantage of ZK through every stage of the learning lifecycle. Courses start from basic level skills to more advanced and in-depth courses. For specific needs, we also deliver customized training according to your expectations. Contact us at info@zkoss.org and we will arrange the best suitable training for you.
In addition to private training sessions, ZK delivers free Ask The Expert sessions and topic-oriented public training sessions on a regular basis to support everyone in the community. Schedule and topics for public sessions are detailed at the end of this page.

Ask the ExpertFree Sessions

  • Tips covering various aspects
  • Meet core ZK developer
  • Ask questions in real-time

Standard Courses

  • Basic courses

  • Intermediate courses

  • Advanced courses

Customized Courses

  • Tailored to your requirements
  • e.g. JavaScript debugging, 3rd party integration
  • Personalized & aligned with your goals

Ask the Expert Public Training

On selected Wednesdays, a core developer at ZK will present you, in a live session, with an useful tip to help you boost your productivity. It is also a perfect chance to ask any quick ZK tech questions that have been bothering you for the week!
The program will start with a 50-minute session that explains the tip of the month, and followed by 10-minute technical Q&A session. Sign up now if you are interested in the topics, or, if you simply have a question to ask! Free public training with limited seats offered on a first-come first-serve basis.

Schedule & Sign Up

Date
Topic
Resources
2021
Oct 6th 10am
European Summer Time
Navigation in ZK
Completed
Aug 4th 10am
European Summer Time
Cache Busting in ZK
Completed
Jul 7th 10am
European Summer Time
ZK with Jakarta EE 9
Completed
Jun 9th 10am
European Summer Time
Integrating a 3rd Party JS Library
Completed
May 12th 10am
European Summer Time
Implementing a Responsive Design in ZK
Completed
Apr 14th 10am
European Summer Time
Performance Optimization
Completed
Mar 3rd 10am
European Time
Testing ZK Applications
Completed
Jan 27th 10am
European Time
ZK Efficent Development (Optimize Development Feedback Loop)
Completed
2020
Dec 9th 10am
European Time
Protect ZK applications with Spring-security
Completed
Oct 28th 10am
European Time
Handling Ajax Redirects
Completed
Sep 30th 10am
European Summer Time
ZK 9.5 New Feature Walk-Through
Completed
Sep 2nd 10am
European Summer Time
Q&A Session
Completed
Aug 5th 4pm
US Pacific Time
Q&A Session
Completed
Jul 8th 10am
European Summer Time
ZK Theme Customization
Completed
Jun 9th 10am
European Summer Time
Integrating a 3rd Party JS Library
Completed
Jun 3rd 10am
European Summer Time
ZK Spring & ZK Springboot
Completed
May 27th 10am
European Summer Time
Q&A Session
Completed
May 12th 10am
European Summer Time
Implementing a Responsive Design in ZK
Completed
May 6th 10am
European Summer Time
ZK Performance Tips - Part III
Completed
Apr. 29th 10am
European Summer Time
ZK Performance Tips - Part II
Completed
Apr. 22nd 10am
European Summer Time
ZK Performance Tips
Completed
Mar. 18th 10am
European Time
ZK Event Queues
Completed
Feb. 5th 10am
European Time
Embed ZK in External Apps
Completed

Topic-Oriented Public Training

In addition to the regular Ask The Expert training which supports developers' day-to-day use of ZK, we also offer component and case-specific training sessions from time to time to accommodate different needs in the community. All trainings are live, interactive and completely free for everyone!

Schedule & Sign Up

Date
Topic
Resources
2021
Sep. 8th 10am
European Summer Time
Introductory ZK
Completed
2020
Jul. 22nd 10am
European Summer Time
Master Keikai Spreadsheet with Examples - Part III
Completed
Jun. 11th 10am
European Summer Time
Master Keikai Spreadsheet with Examples - Part II
Completed
May. 14th 10am
European Summer Time
ZK MVC for Beginners
Completed
May. 7th 10am
European Summer Time
Master Keikai Spreadsheet with Examples
Completed
Apr. 15th 10am
European Summer Time
Introductory ZK
Completed
Mar. 31st 10am
European Summer Time
Keikai - Bring spreadsheet power to your ZK App
Completed

Standard Courses

ZK standard instructor-lead course covers basic, intermediate and advanced courses. You can choose the course based on your level of experience and interest. Our goal is to provide you with the skills and knowledge required to effectively build an app that meet your demands. Training could be performed remotely over web conferencing tool GoToMeeting or on-site at your facilities based on your needs.
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Certificate
Upon successful completion of the courses, you will be awarded a Certificate.

1.Basic

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Each courses up to 10 participants
Module
Outline
Fees
1-1
Introduction
  • Introduction to Ajax & ZK
  • Learning by examples
  • Architecture & Concepts
$540/ 3hr
1-2
Develop Web Applications in MVC
  • Shopping Cart Example
  • Layout in ZK
  • ZK MVC practice
  • ZK Session, Desktop & Execution
  • Grid & Listbox
  • ZK Design Pattern
  • ListModel & Renderer Concept
$1620/ 9hr

2.Intermediate

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Each courses up to 10 participants
Module
Outline
Fees
2-1
Event Handling
  • ZK Event Manual Firing
  • Synchronized Long Operation
  • Asynchronous Operation
  • ZK Event Queue
$540/ 3hr
2-2
Develop Web Applications in MVVM
  • Introduction
  • Property Binding
  • Command Binding
  • Collection Binding
  • Form Binding
  • Validation
  • Converter
  • Global Command Binding
  • Passing Parameters
  • ViewModel Communication
  • Client Binding
Shadow Components
  • Template Injection
$1440/ 8hr
2-3
Debugging
  • General Debugging
  • Performance Debugging
  • Help Us Support You Better
  • Lifecycle
Lifecycle
  • Page Loading Lifecycle
  • AJAX Update Lifecycle
  • MVVM Lifecycle
  • Client-side Lifecycle
$540/ 3hr

3.Advanced

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Each courses up to 10 participants
Module
Outline
Fees
3-1
ZK Best Practice
  • Template Injection
  • Handling Large Data
  • Long Operation
  • Modularization
  • Performance Tuning
  • Technology Guidelines
$540/ 3hr
3-2
ZK Component Customization
  • UI Customization
$360/ 2hr
3-3
ZK Component Development
  • ZK Component & Widget
  • Widget Lifecycle
  • Useful tools to develop ZK Widget
  • Widget Event Listening
  • Widget Style Configuration
$540/ 3hr
3-4
ZK Responsive Design
  • Overview
  • Why Responsive Design
  • Responsive components
  • How to make Responsive Design
  • ZK's Responsive Design Philosophy
  • Configuration
  • Fluid / Adaptive/Responsive Layouts
  • Unsupported molds and Limitation
  • Miscellaneous Tips
$360/ 2hr

Customized Courses

ZK can deliver customized training to your team upon request. If you are interested in any specific topic or any combination of topics, we can work with you to design a solution, an appropriate program that meet your needs and skill level. If requested, we also offer individually tailored training programs at the client's location; courses can be scheduled at times that are most convenient for your team.
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Custom sessions require extra time to develop, for more information and scheduling, please contact us in advance.