:: XML and XSL for Web-Based Applications
XML has become an important component of many applications. It is used for transferring and storing data between systems as well as for delivery of information into the browser. XSL translates data between XML dialects and also allows the customized display of XML data in the browser. Taught in either a one-day or two-day format, this class offers a full introduction and many hands-on exercises in XML and XSL development.
:: Flexible Layout with XHTML and CSS
Cascading Style Sheets have revolutionized Web site development and maintenance. This one-day class covers not only the technical details of CSS, but also the philosophical discipline required to use CSS effectively.
:: Web Development with LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl)
As the "open source" platform for Web application development, LAMP offers low-cost, high-quality and high-productivity. This course covers the basics and examines several LAMP applications in detail.
:: Web Site Usability
Usability issues include effective navigational models, physical and cognitive fatigue and the balance of effort and rewards. An understanding of these issues will influence and improve every Web page you create. This is a one-day course that will cover these principles and teach you to critique and improve sites.
We will apply the usability principles and guidelines taught by The Web Academy to evaluate your personal, small business or corporate site. This is a very cost-effective way of discovering major and minor problems that can reduce the effectiveness of your site.
:: Alumni Page
Has your company had employees trained by The Web Academy? Some of the top sites on the Web are staffed by developers who learned their skills right here.
:: Featured Resources
:: Corporate Training Available
Although The Web Academy is no longer offering courses to the general public, corporate training sessions can be arranged at your company's site or various other locations in the San Franciso Bay Area.
Check the topics on this page. We can also provide training on the major Web development tools such as Dreamweaver and Flash.
The Web Academy truly offers the best training available. Our first class was in 1995. Our goal is to make your people as knowledgeable and productive as possible.