This is a bit last-minute, as I only recently found out about it but I wanted to add it for anyone who is doing SharePoint work.  There is a training event this week from January 11th – January 15th at BT Training Solutions.

The five day training is targeted towards experienced SharePoint 2007 developers, covering developer topics for SharePoint Server 2010 including SharePoint 2010 Services Architecture, SharePoint Development with VS10, changes to Workflows, External Data in SharePoint, Extending the SharePoint 2010 Search Infrastructure and other relevant topics.

The training will cover the following topics:

Course Overview

  • Welcome & Intro to SharePoint 2010
  • Developer Roadmap
  • Development with VS2010
  • Changes in Feature Framework & Solution Packaging Model
  • UI Advancements
  • Designing Lists and Schemas
  • Linq to SharePoint
  • Client Object Model
  • Workflow
  • Services Architecture
  • External Data in SharePoint
  • Enterprise Content Management
  • Extending Search
  • Business Intelligence
  • Sandboxed Solutions
  • Claims Based Authentication
  • Upgrading Custom Code from 2007 to 2010
  • Application Lifecycle Management

Pre-requisites and Fees:

As the training is targeted for experienced developers, it is recommended that attendees have passed the following exam - Exam 70-542: TS: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 - Application Development. 

There is a fee of €300 per person for this course. 


To register please email Neil Beasley (neil.2.beasley [at]