Mastering in Git and GitHub

Understand the core concepts of Git and the importance of version control systems for code

  • Understand the need for version control and asset management in software development
  • Efficiently work with local and remote Git repositories using Git commands and processes
  • Learn to effectively work with Git branches, cloning, forking and more 
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Write and Manage Code Like a Pro

While working in a collaborative environment such as teams of developers in an enterprise, it is critical to organize code and assets such that you can track changes and updates to code. This enables many developers to work together on a project. Git is one such tool that you will encounter on a day-to-day basis as part of your job for organizing code.

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  • 8-Hour Instructor-led Online Training  

  • Industry-Validated Course Curriculum  

  • Immersive Learning via Hands-on Exercises    

  • Regular Doubt-Clearing Sessions by Experts  

  • Gain Real-World Experiences via Projects  

  • Gain Proficiency in Version Control Systems 

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As long as we have programming languages and code, Git and GitHub (and professionals skilled in the two) will always be essential. If you're a developer, you're obviously familiar with changing code and creating newer versions of the same application. Git helps you track and manage changes, while GitHub is the central repository containing your project.

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Strengthen your learning with self-paced videos, hands-on exercises, assignments, recall quizzes and more. 


Mastering Git and Git Hub Prerequisites

  • Basic understanding of Computers
  • Basic understanding of any command line environment
  • For more information, please see the FAQs

Who Should Attend This Course





Those working on open-source projects

Anyone looking to learn Git and GitHub


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What You Will Learn


Get a thorough understanding of Git essentials, its concepts, and understand its primary purpose 

Version Control

Understand Centralized Version Control Systems (CVCS) and a Distributed Version Control Systems (DVCS) 

All About Git

Learn what goes behind installing Git and learn how to configure Git settings 

Git Repositories

Understand how to initialize a Git Repository, different types there are and how to manage them 

Git Commands

Push new commits to the server, check commit history, and remove and move content across repositories. 

Collaborating with Git

Learn how to clone and fork repositories, pull requests, and document changes using readme.

Skills You Will Gain

Configuring Git settings

Initializing a Git repository

Git Hosting Providers

Using GitHub

Setting up repositories

Understanding File Stages

Using Git add

Using Git status

Using Git Diff

Checking commit history

Working with branches

Resolving merge conflicts

Removing & moving content

Forking & cloning repositories

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Write Clean Code Through Collaboration

Facilitate error-free, clean code for all your projects while also ensuring that they are safely and fully backed up in a central repository. Skill your developers in Git and GitHub with this course and never lose a moment's peace due to buggy code.

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Learning Objectives

Get an introduction to the core concepts and functions of Git while learning how to configure Git and initialize Git repositories 

  • Introduction to Git Essentials 
  • What is Version Control? 
  • What is Git? 
  • Analogy 
  • Git Concepts and Taxonomy 
  • Command Line vs Graphical User Interface 
  • Installation of Git 
  • Configure the Git Settings 
  • Initialize a Git Repository 
  • Git Hosting Providers 
  • Get Started with GitHub 

Learning Objectives

Learn how to stage, compare, and commit changes in various versions of your code using different Git commands

  • Git Workflow 
  • Local and Remote Repositories 
  • Tracking Changes using git status 
  • Three File Stages of Git 
  • Staging Changes with git add 
  • Commit Changes with git commit 
  • Comparing Changes using git diff 

Learning Objectives

Understand how to push new Git branches to remote repos on GitHub 

  • Pushing to Remote Origin 
  • Checking Commit History 
  • Removing and Moving Content 
  • Git Branches 

Learning Objectives

Learn how to create a repository and add someone as a reviewer to your pull request. Also understand how to resolve "merge conflicts" using the GitHub interface. 

  • Cloning and Forking Repositories 
  • Pull Requests 
  • Code Reviews 
  • Resolving Merge Conflicts 
  • Documentation using 
  • Ignoring Content and the .gitignore File 
  • Best Practices While Working in Teams 

Learning Objectives

Manage a front end and backend website build using Git and GitHub. 

  • Capstone Project 


Git and GitHub Training

During this 8-hour course on Git and GitHub, a variety of topics will be covered with the aim of making you proficient in the version control system (Git) and the central repository modeled after it (GitHub). The following are some of the practical skills you’ll gain on course completion:

  • Understanding the need & process of version control systems 
  • Learning to use Git & GitHub 
  • Committing your code to the repository 
  • Understanding the need for version control and asset management in software development 
  • Working efficiently with local and remote Git repositories using Git commands and processes 
  • Working effectively with Git branches, cloning, and forking 
  • Working effectively with GitHub for managing your projects as well as for sharing them with other developers and organizations. 
  • Creating & updating documentation 

This course is for anyone who wants an in-depth understanding of how to use Git and how to work on GitHub. You will also learn the difference between Git and GitHub. Typical candidate profiles include:

  • Developer working with any programming language 
  • Programming instructors 
  • Students 
  • Enterprises 
  • Professionals creating open-source projects 
  • Professional working with teams on code base collaborations 

Here are the prerequires for this Git and GitHub course: 

Prior Knowledge/Training Required

  • Basic understanding of Computers
  • Basic understanding of any command line environment

Software Requirements

  • Linux Command line environment (preferably bash)

System Requirements

  • Any workstation or laptop with 6 GB or more memory (RAM)
  • i3 or better processor
  • Windows/Linux/macOS 

This training course on Git and GitHub is an outcome-based, immersive learning experience designed by KnowledgeHut with the aim of making you an expert in Git and GitHub. Having adequate proficiency in these two tools is essential for programmers, developers, enterprises, and everyone and everything else that works with code.

As per Ambition Box, the annual salary for a software developer in India is ₹5.1 Lakhs and can go up to ₹13.4 Lakhs for senior roles. In the United States, a software developer can earn as high as $97,000 per year as per Glassdoor. With various learning resources such as self-paced videos, hands-on exercises, assignments, projects, you will be well-versed with Git and GitHub, capable of tracking and managing changes to your code.  

Workshop Experience

This workshop on Git and GitHub offered by KnowledgeHut is delivered through PRISM, our immersive learning experience platform, via live and interactive instructor-led training sessions.

Listen, learn, ask questions, and get all your doubts clarified from your instructor, who is an experienced practitioner well-versed in Git and GitHub. 

Our instructors for this Git and GitHub course are expert programmers with several years of industry experience writing code and collaborating using Git and GitHub. Therefore, they have hands-on experience and will be able to tell you the practical aspects of what you are learning.  

This Git and GitHub training course is delivered through live interactive virtual classrooms. Our training focuses on interactive learning, split across hands-on exercises, discussions, and team collaboration, all facilitated by developers with a thorough understanding of Git and GitHub. The focus is on finding practical solutions to real-world scenarios in various strategic environments, both big and small.  

Yes, your course material for this Git and GitHub course will be provided in advance. You will receive an email with a link to set your password a few days in advance of the scheduled course. You will have access to the study plan and all the course material. 

The course material comprises of the course schedule or study plan, workbooks and all relevant assignments, assessments, or case studies. The course material covers everything that is there in the Git and GitHub training. 

Should you have any more questions, please email us on and we will be happy to get back to you. 

Additional FAQs

Training FAQs

Git is a version control software/tool that developers use to track changes to their source code. GitHub is a internet hosting provider that acts as a central repository for all Git projects. 

Git and GitHub course typically refers to a training program that makes you proficient both the version control software (Git) and the internet hosting provider (GitHub).   

No. Git is a version control software while GitHub is a web-based cloud service that hosts your source code. 

Git and GitHub are critically important to anybody that writes and manages source code. Git is a version control tool that helps you manage changes to your source code, while GitHub is a cloud-based repository of sorts that stores all your projects. 

Git is a version control software that helps you track changes in the source code. GitHub is a web-based cloud service that hosts your source code and is usually referred to as Git repositories. This is the difference between Git and GitHub. 

You cannot use GitHub without a proper working knowledge of Git, which is why it’s recommended that you learn Git first.

There is no standard answer to this question. The time required to learn Git and GitHub differs from person to person. It also depends on whether you have any prior experience (working with Git or GitHub), your understanding of command line environments (like Git Bash) and computers.  

No. Learning Git and GitHub is not that hard if you have a basic understanding of computers and any command line environment. 

As per reports on PayScale, Git and GitHub experts earn up to ₹8,00,000 annually on average.  

The most common route taken by beginners to learn Git and GitHub is to enroll for a Git and GitHub course. 

You can begin your journey and learn Git and GitHub through a training course of your choice. You can then use the skills you will have gained to land jobs as a developer/programmer and strengthen them on the job. 

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