Perl 6 Training course

Note! This site is about Perl 6.
If you are looking for a solution for the current production version of Perl 5, please check out the Perl 5 tutorial.

Below you can find the syllabus of my Perl 6 training class. Trainigs based on this syllabus have been given on several occassions in places such as Oslo, Norway in 2009; Lisbon, Portugal 2009; and in Pisa, Italy in 2010.

If you are interested in this course, please contact me.


The training course can be 1 or 2 days long. (9:00-17:00 each day.)



  • Scalars
  • Basic I/O
  • Dealing with Files (I/O)
  • Control Structures (loops, conditionals)
  • Chained comparison
  • Lists and Arrays
  • Hashes
  • Subroutines, Multi dispatch subroutines, signatures
  • Junctions
  • Regexes, Grammars and Rules
  • Classes
  • Meta operators

Course Materials

You can find the course material with extensive additional text available as the Perl 6 tutorial.

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Published on 2012-07-25


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