Web Design for Beginners

£360 Web Design for Beginners Training Course
Total Duration: 12 Hours
Course level: Beginner
Delivery Method: Instructor-led Physical Classes or Virtual Classes
Certification: Certificate of Completion will be provided after completing the course

Course Overview

This Web Design for Beginners course provides essential knowledge and skills for designing, publishing and maintaining websites for personal or professional use. In this hands-on based, instructor-led training course you’ll first build a website from scratch using HTML, style it with CSS, and make it interactive using JavaScript, and then make it dynamic using PHP.

Learn how to design page layout, build a web page with HTML, style pages with CSS, adding Google maps and YouTube videos. It also teaches domain name registration, optimising sites for search engines, publishing completed websites to the hosting server, submitting sites to the search engines.

No prior knowledge of web design, HTML or CSS is required for this course. This course is for you if you are interested in creating or maintaining your own or others’ websites.

Skills Required

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

  • able to use keyboard and mouse
  • know how to create, save, move and rename files
Software Requirements
  • Notepad++ (for Windows)
  • CotEditor (for Mac)
  • Visual Studio Code (for Windows/Mac)
  • FileZilla Client (for Windows/Mac)

Course Dates, Prices & Enrolment

Training
Method
Dates and Times
(in the UK)
Price 
Online Training using Zoom 05 Sep 2022 - 19 Sep 2022
3 Mondays
9:30am - 1:30pm
£240 £360
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Online Training using Zoom 17 Sep 2022 - 01 Oct 2022
3 Saturdays
3pm - 7pm
£300 £360
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Online Training using Zoom 29 Oct 2022 - 12 Nov 2022
3 Saturdays
3pm - 7pm
£300 £360
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Online Training using Zoom 07 Nov 2022 - 21 Nov 2022
3 Mondays
9:30am - 1:30pm
£240 £360
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Full Course Outline

  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 for creating web pages
    • Introduction of HTML
    • Using HTML Editors
    • Structure of HTML Pages
    • Adding and Formatting Text
    • Creating Horizontal Line
    • Commenting Your HTML Code
    • HTML Headings
    • Adding images
    • Adding Hyperlinks
    • Creating lists
    • Creating sections in HTML5
  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
    • Styling Ordered and Unordered Lists
    • The CSS box model
    • Margins, Padding and Borders
    • Using the <span> tag
    • Selection in CSS
    • Using classes to style your site
    • Using the <div> tag
    • Using ids to structure your site
  4. Adding more features on your Website
    • Embedding Google Map
    • Embedding a YouTube Video
  5. JavaScript: A language to make web pages interactive
    • Using JavaScript into a Web page
    • Displaying dates and times with JavaScript
    • Embedding JavaScript code in HTML
    • Creating an image gallery with JavaScript
  6. Bootstrap: A framework to build responsive web pages
    • Introduction to Bootstrap
    • Installing Bootstrap
    • Typography in Bootstrap
    • CSS Components in Bootstrap
    • Bootstrap navigation
    • Creating a template and theme
  7. SEO: The process to improve search engine rankings
    • Introduction to SEO
    • Writing SEO-Friendly Text
    • Adding SEO Info to Links and Images
  8. Publishing your site
    • Finding the appropriate Hosting space
    • Publishing Website Using FTP-Client

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Career Path

Junior Web Designer > Web Designer > Senior Web Designer

Participant Reviews

“Fantastic course with really friendly, enthusiastic and knowledgeable teachers. I learned a lot at a good pace and found the course very good value for money. I will certainly be back to take more courses!”

Max 17/05/2019

"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."

01/12/2014

"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."

09/03/2013

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

30/01/2013

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

07/10/2012

"very enlightening!!!"

01/10/2012

"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."

11/06/2012

"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."

14/05/2012

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

14/05/2012

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

13/05/2012

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Have a Question?

Frequently Asked Questions

Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) is the standard markup language for Web pages. It is the language in which most websites are written. It is very important to learn HTML to become a professional web designer.

CSS stands for Cascading Style Sheets. It describes how HTML elements are to be displayed on web pages.

CSS controls the look and feel of a web page. By using CSS, you can control the colour of the text, the style of fonts, what colours are used, layout designs, variations in display for different devices and screen sizes and many other tasks. You should learn CSS to create great-looking web pages.

Yes, HTML and CSS are easy to learn. You can learn the basic HTML and CSS in a matter of hours. Learning to use them well and properly may take some time.

It is difficult to answer because your earning may vary on different factor like your location, experience, company etc.

According to the Reed job website in 2021, the average web designer salary in the UK is £35,994.

You should be able to build a basic static website with as many numbers of pages, pictures and content as you want. You’ll also know how to upload your files to a hosting server to make your website live.