Adobe Dreamweaver Training - Beginner

Level: Beginner

Duration: 2 days

Cost: £375

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Overview of the course
This course is put together to teach you how to use one of the most powerful web design and editing software. With hands-on practice, you will learn how to build and maintain high quality websites as well as learning the fundamentals of the world wide web, some of the key concepts and many important tips.

This course is for…
Those who have no or little knowledge of Adobe Dreamweaver and want to familiarise themselves with the basics of this application.

Prerequisites
You do not need any prior knowledge of the software, in order to attend this course. However, you should have a basic understanding of your computer’s operating system – such as launching an application, creating folders, saving files and copying them onto a different drive.

About the application
Adobe Dreamweaver is a powerful web design application. As well as designing your sites, Dreamweaver also lets you view the codes that get created as you work. With its Design View and Code Editor, Dreamweaver is one of the most important tools in the arsenal of a serious web designer in today’s internet market.

Introduction
  • The interface
  • Panels and tools
  • Defining a site
  • Creating the first website
Adding Content to the Site
  • Working with graphics
  • Editing images
  • Integration with Photoshop
  • Integration with Flash
  • Controlling document structure
  • Working with lists
  • Rulers and guides
Working with Libraries and Templates
  • Built-in items
  • Creating/Using templates
  • Defining editable regions
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • Introduction to CSS
  • Formatting text
  • Creating CSS styles
  • External style sheets
  • Displaying styles
  • Cascading order and inheritance of styles
 
Designing Layouts with CSS
  • Understanding page layout
  • Working with layers
  • Adding CSS to layers
  • Absolute positioning
  • Relative positioning
  • Working with DIVs
  • Creating navigation links
  • Working with tabular data
  • Using table layout view
Navigating the Site
  • Site navigation
  • Linking to files and sites
  • Linking to named anchors
  • Adding e-mail links
  • Linking from images
  • Working with jump menus
Creating Forms
  • Understanding forms
  • Processing a form
  • Setting focus
  • Validating a form
Testing and Publishing
  • Testing the site
  • Maintaining files and folders
  • Connecting to remote sites
  • Synchronising files
  • Uploading

Group Bookings

If you make a booking for three or more people to the same course, you can claim an additional 15% discount for each student from the original price of this course.

Education and Non-profit Organisations

If you are working for a non-profit organisation or an educational establishment, you can claim an additional 15% discount on all our courses.

Training Credits

Our Training Credits Scheme is the most cost-effective way to train your entire team. With this scheme, you buy training days up front and use them over one year. To see full details, visit our Training Credits Page.

Early Bird

If you book this course at least three months in advance, you can claim 15% discount from the original price.

Students and Freelancers

We know how difficult it can be to try and self-fund a course – that’s why we introduced a 15% discount to all university students and those who work as freelancers.