Sharepoint forms

I'm trying to design a basic site for a client that will be used by his customers for announcements, access to documents and a calendar with training classes they can sign up for.  They are using a combination of Drupal and an IIS site now.  I've been tinkering with Sharepoint to see if it will work but I have run into a problem with the sign up form.  

Is there a way to have the form not be in a list, and display right on the page without having to click Add Item to display the survey?  I also tried setting it up as a Survey but apparently there is no way to hide responses from Anonymous users, which seems a little bit absurd to me since you can hide them from logged in users...

If this is not possible, can anyone suggest a different platform that would better meet my needs?
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Jamie McAllister MVPSharePoint ConsultantCommented:
You can always display the forms directly, as forms are actually just pages.

When you open the form, if you right click and select properties you can get the url of the underlying page. (in IE)

I show a screenshot of this here, for different reasons;

Remove the IsDlg=1 argument from the url and you have a direct link to the form.

You could set up a hyperlink on a page that opens this form without having to visit the list first.

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