Web Design for Beginners Training Course Course level: Beginner
Total Duration: 15 Hours
Delivery Method: Instructor Led Classroom Training
Course Overview:
The Web Design with HTML and CSS for Beginners course provides essential knowledge and skills for designing, publishing and maintaining websites for personal or professional use. No prior knowledge of web design, HTML or CSS is required for this course. Learn how to design page layout, building web page with HTML, styling pages with CSS, adding Google maps and YouTube videos. It also teaches HTML5, CSS3, domain name registration, optimising sites for search engines, publishing completed website to the hosting server, submitting sites to the search engines.
Certificate of Completion will be provided after completing the course

Skills Required

No previous experience of Web design, HTML, CSS is required. You should have basic experience using computers and web browsers. This includes:

  • able to use keyboard and mouse
  • know how to create, save, move and rename files

Course Dates, Prices & Enrolment

Training MethodDatesPriceEnrol
Classroom Training 08 Apr 2019 - 12 Apr 2019
Mon, Wed & Fri
£280Enrol Now
Classroom Training 27 Apr 2019 - 11 May 2019
3 Saturdays
£280Enrol Now
Classroom Training 13 May 2019 - 17 May 2019
Mon, Wed & Fri
£280Enrol Now

Study Path

After doing this Web Design with HTML and CSS course you may do the following courses to extend your Web Design knowledge:

  1. JavaScript and jQuery
  2. Responsive Web Design with HTML5 & CSS3
  3. PHP with MySQL for Beginners

Career Path

Junior Web Designer > Web Designer > Senior Web Designer

  1. Planning and Designing Website
    • Plan the Structure of a Website
    • Target your audience
    • Domain Name Registration
    • Designing Effective Web Layout and Navigation
  2. HTML: The Language of the Web
    • Introduction of HTML
    • Using HTML Editors
    • Structure of HTML Pages
    • Adding and Formatting Text
    • Creating Horizontal Line
    • Commenting Your HTML Code
    • HTML Headings
    • Creating Tables
    • Adding images
    • Adding Hyperlinks
    • Creating lists
  3. CSS: Styling web pages
    • Introduction of CSS
    • Adding CSS
    • Changing Colours with CSS
    • Working with Fonts
    • Formatting Text
    • Adding Page Background Colour
    • Adding page Background Image
    • Using float
    • Styling Ordered and Unordered Lists
    • The CSS box model
    • Margins, Padding and Borders
    • Using the <span> tag
    • Using Classes
  4. Homework: style your table using classes
  5. Structuring files using selectors
    • Selection in CSS
    • Using classes to style your site
    • Using the <div> tag
    • Inheritance
    • Using ids to structure your site
    • Selector weight values and specificity
  6. Introduction to HTML5
    • Creating sections in HTML5
    • The HTML5 <!DOCTYPE html> declaration
  7. Creating web Layout and Navigation
    • Create and style a layout in HTML5
    • Format the body of the web page
    • Centre your page
    • Create a 3 column layout
    • Create a header
    • Add navigation bar with lists
    • Create a footer
    • Add your own font and create a logo
  8. Using CSS3 on your template
    • CSS3 modules
    • What is new in CSS3?
    • Rounded corners
    • Box shadow
    • Text shadow
    • Altering the background of your site
    • Importing other CSS style sheets
  9. Homework: style your site using CSS3 properties
  10. Creating drop-down menus
    • Nesting lists
    • Using the overflow CSS property
    • Adding effects to your menu
  11. Creating pages on your menu
    • Page name must equal link value
  12. Adding Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) to your site
    • Introduction of SEO
    • Writing SEO-Friendly Text
    • Adding SEO Info to Links and Images
  13. Adding Features on your Website
    • Embedding Google Map
    • Embedding a YouTube Video
    • Adding Facebook social media plugins
    • Adding Twitter social media plugins
    • Creating Web Form
  14. Publishing your site
    • Finding the appropriate Hosting space
    • Publishing Website Using FTP-Client

"Eugenia is passionate, engaging and extremely knowledgeable Developer/designer. Highly recommend her and the academy."

Ayo Bamgbose, 06/09/2015

"An excellent course which has given me the confidence to amend HTML and to start constructing my own web site from scratch."


"Great value and class size. Younes is friendly and patient. I had no idea about website design before this course but by the end I had the basics for my very own website."


"I really liked it. It was such a useful thing to do."


"A fast paced but enjoyable course. Perfect if you want to understand the very basics of web design."


"very enlightening!!!"


"I though it was a really good class and I learnt a lot in the time we had. The teacher was very knowledgeable and demonstrated everything in a way which was easy to follow. The hand outs were really useful too."


"The course was very good - the trainer very patient especially with me as a total beginner. I was very impressed with the amount I learnt in a day."


"Well run and structured course, learn a lot, highly recommended for absolute beginners."


"Very good value. The course covered everything I needed to get me started with web design in a day! Thank you."