On Oct 18, 2009, at 10:29 PM, Nathan wrote:

Does anyone do any "formal" Twisted training?

Steve Holden does excellent Python training and you might be able to get him to prepare some Twisted materials, especially with your lengthy time-horizon.  His "Teach Me Twisted" session at PyCon a few years ago was... epic ;).

More information here: http://holdenweb.com/

Good luck!