OSA offers XML courses through a License of Crane Softwrights. The courses are delivered by renowned XML expert G. Ken Holman. Courses are held in de Meern, (near Utrecht) the Netherlands.

Mr. G. Ken Holman is the Chief Technology Officer for Crane Softwrights Ltd., a Canadian corporation offering XSL, XSLT,
XQuery and XSL-FO language training and general SGML and XML related computer systems analysis services regarding text markup technologies to international customers.

Mr. Holman is the author of training videos and electronically-published and print-published books on XML-related
technologies, and has often been a speaker at related conferences. Prior to establishing Crane, Mr. Holman spent over 13
years in a software development and consulting services company working in the NAPLPS and the SGML industries.

He is still actively involved in the XML standardization community.

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CS140 Practical Transformation using XSLT and XPATH

CS141 Practical Formatting with XSL-FO

CS142 Universal Business Language Deployment

CS143 Universal Code List Implementation

Next CS140 Session

Date October 7, 2013
Length 5 Days
Location de Meern, Utrecht, the Netherlands
Prices1
Early
 (When registered before September 9, 2013)
€ 2250,-
Second and subsequent registration from the same company € 2250,-
Late € 2500,-
Printed course materials2 €  100,-

1 All prices excluding V.A.T. Payments must be made in advance of the course to be properly registered.

2 Crane Softwrights and OSA respect the environment and offer course materials in PDF format as standard. If printed course materials are desired please note so at registration time. An extra fee applies.

When one company sends more than one student to a class, the second and subsequent students are charged the early-bird price, regardless of the registration date.

Please register here for this course.

 

CS142 Brochure

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Next CS142 Session

Date October 17, 2013
Length 1 Day
Location de Meern, Utrecht, the Netherlands
Prices1
Early
 (When registered before September 9, 2013)
€ 450,-
Second and subsequent registration from the same company € 450,-
Late € 500,-
Printed course materials2 €  50,-

1 All prices excluding V.A.T. Payments must be made in advance of the course to be properly registered.

2 Crane Softwrights and OSA respect the environment and offer course materials in PDF format as standard. If printed course materials are desired please note so at registration time. An extra fee applies.

When one company sends more than one student to a class, the second and subsequent students are charged the early-bird price, regardless of the registration date.

Please register here for this course.

 

CS141 Practical Formatting Using XSL-FO

Need to format XML documents for paginated presentation? Need to generate PDF documents from XML/DOCBOOK/DITA documents to print?

This course covers the role and utility of XML-FO. It provides an overview of every formatting object of the W3C Recommendation and highlights properties of interest in each. Attendees will learn to design and develop XSL-FO documents.

This course offers an intensive immersion into all aspects of formatting objects. Plenty of lab exercises offer attendees time to implement topics learned.

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The syllabus on the Crane site

CS143 Practical Code List Implementation

Need to understand Code lists in XML documents your process? Want to secure implement electronic invoicing?

This course covers the development and deployment of controlled vocabularies. It provides an overview of how to apply an validation processes against instances that include constrained information items. This course offers an intensive immersion into all conceptual and practical aspects of deploying controlled vocabularies and associated validation tasks. The class is technical in nature involving hands-on creation of artefacts and the configuration and invocation of validation processes.

This technically-oriented course is written for anyone using controlled vocabularies with any XML document vocabulary, and will be of interest to users of Universal Business Language (UBL).

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The syllabus on the Crane site

Next CS143 Session

Date On demand
Length 1 Day
Location de Meern, Utrecht, the Netherlands
Prices1

 
Second and subsequent registration from the same company € 450,-
Late € 500,-
Printed course materials2 €  50,-

1 All prices excluding V.A.T. Payments must be made in advance of the course to be properly registered.

2 Crane Softwrights and OSA respect the environment and offer course materials in PDF format as standard. If printed course materials are desired please note so at registration time. An extra fee applies.

When one company sends more than one student to a class, the second and subsequent students are charged the early-bird price, regardless of the registration date.

Please register here for this course.