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HTML & CSS Combo Essentials Introduction 2 Days - Glasgow

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Learn the basics of creating a web page from scratch and adding simple visual styling to produce results that will appeal to your audience. This course is the perfect way to understand the core languages that define the structure and appearance of almost every resource on the web.

After we guide you on what HTML and CSS are and how they are written, we will show you how to harness their combined power to produce reliable, semantic documents styled to look appealing across an array of browsers and devices. With our help, you will learn how to control page structure, dimensions, fonts, colours, and much more.

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Price: £450.00 ex VAT
Version: HTML
Level: Introduction
Duration: 2 Days (10am-5pm)
Location: Central Glasgow
Computer: Windows & Mac
Next Dates: 08 Oct - 09 Oct
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HTML Introduction 2 Days Overview

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This 2-day Essentials course will cover everything you need to get started with producing HTML and styling your content with CSS. You will learn how web pages are structured under the hood and how you can put together your own files for the web. We will also show you how to use CSS to control every aspect of a site's visuals: its fonts, colours, leading, margins, and more.

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the syntax and structure of HTML pages
  • Insert tags, attributes, and values into a page
  • Define titles, headings, and page regions
  • Add links, alternate text content, and background images
  • Position and resize images and other page elements
  • Work with colours
  • Use correct styles instead of deprecated HTML tags
  • Design without relying on tables
  • Include padding, margins, borders, and backgrounds
  • Write selectors to target only specific parts of a page
  • Produce horizontal and vertical navigation bars
  • Style hyperlinks
  • Differentiate between external, embedded, and inline styles

Our goals are for you to understand how to create and adjust your own HTML documents, and for you to understand how to enhance the visual appearance of your web pages.


Course Target Audience and delegate prerequisites

This course is intended for anyone interested in producing or editing content for the web.

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.

 

HTML Introduction 2 Days

Central Glasgow, Scotland

Next available Glasgow course dates

  • 08 Oct - 09 Oct
  • 26 Nov - 27 Nov
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HTML Introduction 2 Days Course Outline

The following is a general outline. The range of topics covered during your training is dependent upon student level, time available and preferences of your course booking.

Introduction
  • The World Wide Web
  • Client Side vs. Server Side
  • The web technologies
  • Evolution of the World Wide Web
  • What is Web 2.0
  • Workings of HTTP
  • The fundamentals of the web
  • What is AJAX?
  • The W3C
  • Web Standards
  • Web Accessibility
Browsers
  • What is a Browser?
  • Browser Wars
  • Netscape to Chrome
  • Browser Statistics
  • A Modern Browser
  • Cross-Browser compatibility issues
  • Internet Explorer 6 issues
  • Mobile Browsers
The Syntax
  • A self-closing tag.
  • block vs. inline
  • Site Architecture
  • File & Folder Management
  • Site definition
  • Naming conventions
  • Defining assets
The DOCTYPE
  • The Different DOCTYPE’s
  • What is a DOCTYPE
  • HTML5 DOCTYPE
  • The DTD
  • XML declaration issue
  • XHTMLising your code
  • Document Object Model
  • HTML5 Default options
The HEAD
  • Adding Meta tags
  • Keywords, Descriptions and Refresh
  • The Character Set
  • HTML Comments
  • Script Tag
The CSS in HTML
  • Depreciated Style tags
  • Linking to CSS
  • Defining Media type
The BODY
  • HTML tags & elements
  • Deprecated tags
  • Semantics in the language
  • Page Structure
  • Headings & Paragraphs
Semantic Tags
  • Ordered & Un-Ordered Lists
  • Nested Lists
  • Data Types and Definitions
  • Special Characters
  • Adding title attribute
  • Using the
  • Cite, dfn, var, abbr
  • Related semantics
  • Code, kbd, samp and pre
  • Quoting in HTML
  • Bold, strong, italic and emphasis
  • Tables
  • Table headers
  • Accessibility in Tables
  • Nesting Tables
  • Adding Captions
  • Merging columns and rows
Web Images
  • GIF vs JPEG vs PNG
  • What the future holds
  • SVG and Canvas
  • When to use what image format?
  • Image attributes
  • Alternate text for Accessibility
  • Figure Captioning
Hyperlinks
  • The anchor tag
  • Jump links to an ID
  • relative & absolute links
  • server side relative linking.
  • open new tabs
  • Linking to an email address
Forms
  • The tag
  • GET vs. POST
  • Action method
  • Text fields
  • Setting Accessibility labels
  • Text Area
  • Check boxes
  • Drop-down lists
  • Radio buttons
  • Radio Groups
  • Upload a file
  • Fieldset & accessibility
  • Submit & Reset buttons
  • Javascript form onclear
HTML5 in Forms
  • Email, url, date, week input types
  • Time, datetime, month input types
  • Number, range and search input types
  • Tel & color input type
  • List, autofocus and required attributes
  • Multiple, pattern and autocomplete
  • Min, max and step
HTML5 Video
  • Browser Codecs
  • Encoding in H264
  • Encoding in Ogg Theora
  • Encoding in VP8

HTML Introduction 2 Days

Central Glasgow, Scotland

Next available Glasgow course dates

  • 08 Oct - 09 Oct
  • 26 Nov - 27 Nov
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What's Included

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 4-6 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 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.

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Further details on benefits included with this HTML course:

Our trainers are HTML Specialists with years of experience teaching HTML. Get the web skills you need with our HTML professionals.

Included with our HTML courses is the HTML & CSS Visual Quickstart Guide 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 class with XChange Training you will receive our official Certificate as a record of your successful completion of the 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.

HTML Introduction 2 Days

Central Glasgow, Scotland

Next available Glasgow course dates

  • 08 Oct - 09 Oct
  • 26 Nov - 27 Nov
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Training Location

This course is provided at our Scotland training centre located in central Glasgow at:

Centrum Business Centre
38 Queen Street
Glasgow
G1 3DX


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The Glasgow training centre is located on Queen Street in the heart of Glasgow close to Central Station, Queen Street Station and Argyle Street Station.

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.

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HTML Introduction 2 Days

Central Glasgow, Scotland

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  • 26 Nov - 27 Nov
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HTML Introduction 2 Days

Central Glasgow, Scotland

Next available Glasgow course dates

  • 08 Oct - 09 Oct
  • 26 Nov - 27 Nov
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Excellent course content and structured in such a way that it is easy to understand for the beginner. Thank you for the excellent course.

Tami Penswick, Yahoo, HTML & CSS - 2 Day Introduction

HTML Introduction 2 Days

Central Glasgow, Scotland

Next available Glasgow course dates

  • 08 Oct - 09 Oct
  • 26 Nov - 27 Nov
Send Course Details Book this training course

Excellent course content and structured in such a way that it is easy to understand for the beginner. Thank you for the excellent course.

Tami Penswick, Yahoo, HTML & CSS - 2 Day Introduction

Testimonials

Excellent course content and structured in such a way that it is easy to understand for the beginner. Thank you for the excellent course.

Tami Penswick, Yahoo, HTML & CSS - 2 Day Introduction

The tutor was excellent! He was very friendly and his instruction has surpassed my expectations. I am extremely impressed by how much I have learned and I would definitely recommend this course to my friends and colleagues. The course was worth every penny. Thank you so much!

Jonathan Cain, HTML/HTML5 & CSS/CSS3 Masterclass

Thought course and instructor were excellent. Very approachable and enthusiastic. Good pace of learning. Would recommend.

John Woodward, University of Liverpool, HTML5 & CSS3 - 2 Day Introduction

Very well structured and clearly explained. Good facilities, resources and class size. Met all expectations and realised objectives. Would definitely consider XChange Training for future requirements.

Aoife Breen, UCLU, HTML & CSS - 2 Day Introduction

Very enjoyable and informative. The fact that full and unrestricted access to learning materials and assets (i.e. presentations and demonstration files) was given throughout the course was a welcome change from other providers.

David Swingler, Fingo, HTML & CSS - 2 Day Introduction

A great overview to a new subject - I will definitely be able to use the skills gained in the workplace.

Clare MacMichael, Helena Partnerships, HTML - 1 Day Introduction

Great training course, extremely happy with the content covered and learnt. Now have a clear understanding on the basics of HTML and CSS, would definitely use XChange Training again.

Alex Ottley, TM Lewin, HTML & CSS - 1 Day Bespoke

As always clear, concise and friendly. I have come away from today's course having learnt exactly what I needed to know. Thank you!

Charlotte Green, AXA Investment Managers, HTML - 1 Day Introduction

Great pace, level of entry and range of ad hoc knowledge made learning incredibly easy and enjoyable. Actually left feeling like I could be a Web Designer.

Bret Painter, UK Metro, HTML5 & CSS3 - 3 Day Introduction

The course was helpful and informative but not overly taxing and complicated. I came with some understanding of HTML 'jargon' but felt it was pitched at the right level and at comfortable pace. The instructor was friendly and approachable. Overall very well done and a nice atmosphere.

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HTML Introduction 2 Days

Central Glasgow, Scotland

Next available Glasgow course dates

  • 08 Oct - 09 Oct
  • 26 Nov - 27 Nov
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Excellent course content and structured in such a way that it is easy to understand for the beginner. Thank you for the excellent course.

Tami Penswick, Yahoo, HTML & CSS - 2 Day Introduction

HTML Introduction 2 Days

Central Glasgow, Scotland

Next available Glasgow course dates

  • 08 Oct - 09 Oct
  • 26 Nov - 27 Nov
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