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Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 Web Essentials Introduction 1 Day - Cardiff
Learn the basics of the leading web-design program. Our introduction will show you the first steps in creating and managing websites, and is an essential starting point for anyone interested in publishing content on the internet.
After we guide you through the essentials of controlling the Dreamweaver environment, we will show you how to combine and style text and graphics to produce pages ready for publishing on the web. You will learn how to build navigation tools to help your audience get around your site, and we will also provide tips on speeding up your workflows.
Dreamweaver Web Essentials 1 Day Overview
This 1-day Essentials course helps you learn about the tools and features available in Adobe Dreamweaver CS6. We will help you understand how this industry-leading program takes website design and management to a new level. You will learn the basics of creating a site, adding graphics, and styling your content.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Navigate the Dreamweaver environment
- Create a basic website
- Control the structure of a document
- Add graphics to a document
- Understand Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
- Build site navigation
- Maintain existing sites
- Use libraries and templates
Our goal is for you to understand and apply the basic principles of web design to create simple and functional websites.
Course Target Audience and delegate prerequisites
This course is intended for those who are new to web design and development and who want to develop skills to build intuitive, attractive, and accessible websites.
You will need basic PC or Mac skills, including a solid understanding of a computer's operating system (Windows or Mac OS). You will also need to know how to launch a program, create and save files, and copy files from CDs and other media.
Dreamweaver CS6 Web Essentials 1 Day Course OutlineGetting Started
- Introduction to Dreamweaver
- Dreamweaver Interface Basics
- Defining a Local Site
- Setting Document Properties
- Linking Documents
- Understanding Links
- Linking to Files in Your Site
- Linking to Named Anchors
- Adding E-mail Links
- Working with Graphics
- Graphics on web Pages
- Placing Graphics on the Page
- Optimising inside Dreamweaver
- Image Maps and hot-spots
- Using Templates and Libraries
- Creating Site Templates
- Site Library Items
- Cascading Style Sheets
- Introducing CSS
- Creating a New Style Sheet
- Using CSS Selector Styles
- Attaching External Style Sheets
- Editing Style Sheets
- Using Embedded Styles
- Creating Button Rollovers
- Creating Disjointed Rollovers
- Testing Your Site
- File Maintenance
- Connecting to a Remote Site
The following are provided for your best experience on this course:
- All computers for your use with choice of Windows or Mac systems
- Small class size (limited to a maximum of 4-8 attendees on all sessions)
- Quality reference manual for post course reference to take away with you
- 6 months post course support to assist you where needed
- Official Adobe Authorised Certificate for your successful completion of the course
- Lunch To give you the most flexible options for lunch we provide lunch vouchers which can be redeemed locally at a number of popular eateries including Pret A Manger, EAT, Starbucks, Tesco, Sainsburys, Boots and Greggs
- Refreshments to keep you on top form are available for you throughout the course with a full range of teas, coffees and biscuits
- Pads and pens
Daily course times run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks. We recommend arrival at 9.45am for registration on the first day of the course.
Further details on benefits included with this Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 course:
Included with our Dreamweaver courses is the Dreamweaver Visual Quickstart Guide book provided for free to use as a post course reference resource. This is a full 300+ page manual to supplement the content covered during the course.
Included with your course booking for all delegates on this course is 6 months free support so if you run into problems or need assistance relating to anything covered during your course we would be happy to assist you during this time.
After your Adobe class with XChange Training you will receive our official Adobe Authorised Training Certificate as a record of your successful completion of the Adobe Certified Dreamweaver course.
Delegates attending scheduled or bespoke courses at our training centres will receive lunch and plentiful refreshments including tea, coffee and hot chocolate for each day of the course.
This course is provided at the Cardiff training centre located at:Brunel House
2 Fitzalan Road
The Cardiff training centre is located in Brunel House which is only 3 minutes on foot from Cardiff Queen Street train station. Trains to/from Cardiff Central station run every 10 minutes. Directly opposite the building is a convenient NCP car park.
Daily course times run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks.
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