TEKSKILLS Computer Learning Center

Internet Web Master (CIW)

With more than 3 billion people using the Internet, the future of retail, learning, and most other industries, is online. This means web designers are needed to create and maintain those websites. If you’re looking to use your creative skills in today’s digital landscape, this Web Design Professional course is for you.

This course will teach you foundational web design skills. You will first learn best practices for the technologies that drive web functionality: HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. You will then learn Creating, Styling, and Validating Forms, and take a deep dive into Bootstrapping to further your knowledge of web development. Finally, you will learn how to use the tools of the trade: Adobe Dreamweaver, and Animate.

The need for web designers isn’t slowing down. Every great site needs more than functionality—it needs a fresh, unique look to convey an organization’s products, services, and message. With the skills you gain from this intensive course, you can start a fast-paced career in web design

Certification:
Certified Internet Webmaster (CIW)
  1. Introduction to HTML
    1. A Quick Overview of Web Development
    2. Introduction to HTML
    3. Paragraphs, Headings and Text
    4. HTML Links
    5. HTML Images
    6. HTML Lists
    7. HTML Tables
    8. Sectioning a Web Page
    9. Audio and Video
  2. Introduction to CSS
    1. Crash Course in CSS
    2. CSS Fonts
    3. Color and Opacity
    4. CSS Text
    5. Borders, Margins and Padding
    6. Backgrounds
    7. Display and Visibility
    8. Pseudo-classes and Pseudo-elements
    9. Styling Tables with CSS
    10. Positioning
    11. Transforms and Transitions
    12. Layouts
    13. CSS Lists as Hierarchical Navigation
    14. Media Queries
  3. Introduction to JavaScript
    1. JavaScript Basics
    2. Variables, Arrays and Operators
    3. JavaScript Functions
    4. Built-In JavaScript Objects
    5. Conditionals and Loops
    6. Event Handlers and Listeners
    7. The HTML Document Object Model
    8. CSS Object Model
    9. Errors and Exceptions
  4. Creating, Styling, and Validating Forms
    1. HTML Forms
    2. JavaScript Form Validation
    3. Styling Forms with CSS
    4. Regular Expressions
    5. Node.js and Server-side Form Validation
    6. JSON
  5. Bootstrap Training
    1. Getting Started with Bootstrap Basics
    2. Bootstrap Layout
    3. Creating Responsive Navigation
    4. Bootstrap Typography
    5. Tables
    6. Bootstrap Forms
    7. Images
    8. Bootstrap Components
    9. Bootstrap Utilities
    10. Bootstrap Flex
  6. Web Design Professional Mid-term Exam
    1. Terminology
    2. Building an Efficient Color Theme
    3. Color Theory Principles
    4. Color Context
    5. Implementing Color
  7. Color Theory
  8. Typography
    1. Anatomy
    2. Typeface vs. Font
    3. Rules for Typography
    4. Types of Typography
    5. Type Hierarchy
    6. Building an Efficient Style Guide
  9. Introduction to Photoshop Creative Cloud (CC) Training
    1. Exploring the Photoshop Workspace
    2. Image Size and Resolution
    3. Selection Tools
    4. Painting
    5. Retouching
    6. Color Correction
    7. Advanced Layer Techniques
    8. Working with Type and Vector Shapes
    9. Designing for Web
    10. Preparing Final Art
  10. Introduction to Dreamweaver Creative Cloud (CC) Training
    1. A Quick Overview of Web Development
    2. Getting Started with Dreamweaver
    3. Creating HTML Pages
    4. Links
    5. Images
    6. Lists
    7. Tables
    8. Styling Content
  11. Managing Web Design Projects
    1. Design Process
    2. Project Scope
    3. Mock-ups
    4. Functionality Model
    5. Integration
    6. Usability and Accessibility Rules
    7. Roll-out
    8. Analysis
  12. Adobe Animate Creative Cloud (CC) Training
    1. Getting Started
    2. Working with Drawing Tools
    3. Graphic Symbols and the Library
    4. Basic Animation
    5. Advanced Animation
    6. Button Symbols
    7. Movie Clip Symbols
    8. Publishing Animate Documents
  13. Web Design Professional Final Exam
  14. XFinal Project

Requirements:

Hardware Requirements:

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac. Mac users are encouraged to have access to a Windows environment on their device.
  • A reliable Internet connection of at least 1 Mbps – to view video tutorials.
  • Headphones or speakers connected to your computer – to listen to video tutorials.
  • Any web cam with a minimum of 640×480 video pixel resolution – including both external and built-in web cams.
  • A microphone connected to your computer.

Software Requirements:

  • PC: Windows 10 or later.
  • Mac: macOS 10.6 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Authority to install software on your computer.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.
  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

Note: The Online Lab System is compatible with PC and Mac computers. All students are provided detailed instructions for setting-up a home virtual lab system as well.

To enroll in this program,  you should have Highschool Level education and basic knowledge of computer hardware and operating systems—for example, how to power up and log on to a machine, how to use a mouse and keyboard, and basic Microsoft Windows navigation skills. In addition, You have to pass the testout Pro Perfomance based exams before you tackle the CompTIA exams

George Davis

Energetic, results driven Information Technology Expert with extensive experience in corporate and government information technology strategies. Expert knowledge in Client/Server Windows and Unix environments; Cisco Routing and Switching deployment and administration. Excel in Integrating virtualization, cyber security and cloud services to maximize the potential of existing technology options. Solid background in managing complex technology projects with cross functional teams. Dedicated to delivering a superior end user experience by balancing technical expertise with rapport building skills.

Retired US Army Senior NCO where he held manny technology positions. George continued his IT Career in the following jobs: Technology Instructor, System Administration, Network Technology Specialist, System Engineer, Help Desk Support,

He holds a dual Master of Science Degree in Information Technology and Human Resource Development from Webster University St lious Mo.

Technology Certification:

Microsoft:  MOS, MCP, MCSA, MCSE, MCITP (Security, Exchange, SharePoint)
Cisco:  CCNA, CCDA, CCNP
CompTia:  A+, Network+, Security +, Linux+
Oracle:  PL/SQL
ProSoft: Certified Internet Webmaster
Dapartment of Defense Security Clearance
(DOD8570.1 certificates)

Can I register for courses if I am an international student?

Yes, Tekskills courses are completely online. However, keep in mind that not all certifying bodies or industry-specific certifications are recognized internationally. Please review your country’s regulations prior to enrolling in courses that prepare for certification.

Does this course prepare for a certification?

Yes, this course will prepare you for the Intuit Certified Bookkeeping Professional  Certificate exams and you will receive exam vouchers after successful completion of the program and financial obligation.

When can I start this course?

This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course whenever you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.

How long does it take to complete this course?

After you register, you will have up to 6 months to complete the course. The time allotted for completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours.

What if I don’t have enough time to complete the course within the time frame provided?

If you are unable to complete the course, contact your  itcoach@tekskillsacademy.com to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee will be charged. If you are funded through a third-party organization, approval may also be required.

What kind of support will I receive?

The course instructor will be available by email to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. Occasionally, your course may be supported by a team of industry experts. You will also be assigned a Student Advisor for academic support.

What happens when I complete the course?

Upon successfully passing the final exam, you will be awarded a certificate of completion from the school or organization that you registered through.

Am I guaranteed a job?

Tekskills courses will help you gain the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. However, you should always research the job market in your area before enrolling.

Can I get financial assistance?

Tekskills courses are non-credit, so they do not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA, and Pell Grant. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards may provide funding to take our courses.

How can I get more information about this course?

If you have questions that are not answered on our website, representatives are available via LIVE chat.  If you are visiting us during non-business hours, please send us a question using the “Contact Us.” Link

 

Click on links below to apply for an entry level open positions after you graduate from this course:

Web Design Jobs

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