Website Development - Part III

Building Blocks of Dynamic Websites

Students will discover the power of dynamic website coding with an introductory examination of PHP and MySQL. In this course, students will implement basic dynamic functions with PHP, and will hand-code a simple PHP-MySQL application to produce a dynamically-generated blog page. Students will examine similarities between their application and open source Content Management Systems like WordPress, and use what they learned to migrate an existing WordPress website.

15 hours
$499.00

Practical approach to UX/UI

Demand for UX designers is on the rise with a 10-year job growth (2014-24) forecast of 19% according to CNNMoney/Payscale's top 100 careers. The field of User Experience and User Interface web design is one of the most popular areas of expertise in web development / app development today.

15 hours
$345.00

Intro to WordPress: 101

Introduction to the WordPress Content Management Systems (CMS).

6 hours
$75.00

Hudson Valley Technology Festival & Hackathon, Newburgh NY

Join us for the inaugural Hudson Valley Tech Festival & Hackathon in Newburgh, NY.

This Oct 11 & 12, enjoy OpenHub Project's premier Tech Festival (DevFest) bringing NY metropolitan area developers together to explore technology topics in a Tech Conference forum and solve Hudson Valley community challenges in a Hackathon forum using Civic Tech, EdTech and Open Data.

2 days
$90.00

WordPress 301: Plugins

Have you ever wondered how WordPress plugins work? Now is your chance to learn.

Join us for a two-part workshop about WordPress Plugins.

Part 1: What is a plugin? What does it do? How does it do it? How can I use them? 

4 hours
$75.00

WordPress 201: Managed / Installed

Once WordPress is installed, you’ll have complete control over every aspect of your website. You can install custom themes and plugins to add new features to your site, or even modify the underlying CSS and PHP files to create a completely custom site.

What is WordPress?

What is it used for, and when to use hosted or managed version of WordPress?

What kind of website can you build with WordPress?

$75.00

Technical Support Fundamentals

What is IT support? Companies rely on technology everyday, but sometimes that technology fails us. Computers break, systems fail, phones die; and when that happens, we need experts to fix them. IT support is all about troubleshooting and problem solving when the tech fails, and providing great customer service along the way.

6 weeks
$450.00

Customer Development, Segmentation & Profiling

Starting business or just a website, you have to think about customers you'd like to attract.

3 hours
$45.00

IT: The Bits and Bytes of Computer Networking

This course is the second of a series that aims to prepare you for a role as an entry-level IT Support Specialist

This course is designed to provide a full overview of computer networking. We’ll cover everything from the fundamentals of modern networking technologies and protocols to an overview of the cloud to practical applications and network troubleshooting.

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to: 

6 weeks
$450.00

Public Speaking and Effective Negotiations

Public Speaking Session 1: Making Clear and Effective Presentations

Learn the principles communicating your message with precision and confidence in this interactive practicum. Working alone and in a small group, you will develop and deliver a purposeful business presentation for sales and more!

Public Speaking Session 2: Negotiations and Problem Solving Conversations

6 hours
$120.00