Perl School 4: Database Programming with Perl and DBIx::Class

Dave Cross dave at
Wed Feb 6 08:13:01 GMT 2013

On 02/06/2013 07:48 AM, Hakim Cassimally wrote:
> Hello,
> On 6 February 2013 07:18, Dave Cross <dave at> wrote:
>> Perl School 4 is this Saturday (9th Feb). It's an introduction to
>> DBIx::Class.
>> It's a full-day course for £30 and it takes place at Google Campus in
>> London.
> Golly, that looks almost absurdly reasonably priced!
> That's not just compared to the commercial training companies with
> small groups, dedicated building overheads, lunch, computer equipment
> etc which if I remember rightly would be maybe £500-1000 a day?
> But even assuming that Google Campus has a community, grassroots
> focus, and is therefore offering cheap/free room, that you have a
> larger classroom size, and save money by having them all bring their
> own laptops, £30 seems fairly competitive against similar courses run
> by Manchester MadLab's Omniversity.

I *do* have absurdly low overheads :)

But it's also about giving stuff back to the community. And trying to 
encourage people to come along and hear about the cool things that Perl 
has been doing in the last few years.

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