Specialization in Web Development: WordPress

Want to begin a career as a WordPress developer? Our talented instructors will teach you the solid foundation you need to know including:

  • JavaScript/jQuery
  • PHP
  • SQL
  • WordPress themes, archives, custom fields, and more!

In addition to the in-classroom time, online instruction materials between class times will help solidify what you’re learning. By the end of this course, you will have a foundational understanding of WordPress development to make productive contributions to a team.

National Career Readiness Certificate

Students interested in taking this course must obtain a Gold level or higher on the National Career Readiness Certificate. The National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) is a portable credential that indicates that you have the foundational workplace skills needed to succeed in this career path. The free, 3-hour assessment consists of three core tests: Applied Mathematics, Locating Information, and Reading for Information. You can find testing locations and upcoming dates as well as sign up for the free assessment here.

Students must also have taken and passed our Foundations of Web Development course, or have at least 6 months experience working with HTML, CSS, and basic Javascript. Completion of an assessment project is also required.

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Participant Profile:
Open to individuals with 6 months of front-end web development experience and/or graduates of an Interface School Foundations course who want to build the skills to begin a career as a web developer. An assessment is required to be accepted into this course.
System Requirements:
Students receive a laptop as part of this course. If you choose to provide your own, it must be 3 years old or newer and have at least 2 GB of RAM (8 GB recommended) as well as 3.2 GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on a volume that uses a case-sensitive file system or on removable flash storage devices). Let us know if you have questions.
Cost: $6,500 Type: Course

Course Offerings

Omaha (Brain Exchange)

1902 Howard Street, Omaha NE 68102
August 26 - December 4
2019
Duration:14 weeksSchedule:Mon/Wed 5:30-9:30pm