Introduction to Git Using GitHub

For those needing a quick introduction to Git and GitHub, this course will cover the basics to support jumping in to support the team with confidence. With practical demonstrations and hands-on exercises, the student will build the skills needed to use git in project work. Understanding the distinctions between a local and remote repository is critical for successful use of Git. As such, this one day training will cover the concepts of what a distributed version control system is, walk through the life of a git project from initialization locally to using GitHub for synchronization remotely. The practical day to day commands to keep the repository up to date are discussed in-depth with meaningful activities to ensure git will be used effectively on the job!
  • Familiar with the software development process is assumed.
  • Comfortable working on windows is required.
  • Experienced working from the command line is an asset.
1 Day/Lecture & Lab
This course is designed for developers.
  • Introduction to Git
  • Introduction to GitHub
  • Distributed Git
  • Branching
  • Merging
  • Git and Github Workflows

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