Cross-Platform Mobile App Development Using PhoneGap Build & jQuery Mobile Training

Cross-Platform Mobile App Development Training: Course Description

Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C., Virtually Online Live & On-Site

Course Overview:

In ThinkB!G’s Cross-Platform Mobile App Development Using PhoneGap Build and jQuery Mobile training course, students will use PhoneGap Build and jQuery Mobile to create mobile applications that can be published to iOS, Android and Windows 8 smartphones. In this hands-on course, students build upon HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript fundamentals and learn by creating, packaging and delivering an app. Topics covered in ThinkB!G’s Cross-Platform Mobile App development include:

• Review of HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript
• Using jQuery Mobile
• Working with PhoneGap Build APIs
• Packaging and delivering a Cross-Platform Mobile App

Prerequisites for Attending Cross-Platform Mobile App Development:

The following ThinkB!G classes or working knowledge in all topics covered in these outlines:
HTML, HTML5 Introduction with CSS
HTML5 & CSS3 Advanced for Responsive Web Design
JavaScript & jQuery Intro (optional)
JavaScript & jQuery Advanced with JSON & Ajax (optional)

Job Roles That Need Cross-Platform Mobile App Development:

Programmers
Web Developers
Mobile Game Developers

Projects That Use Cross-Platform Mobile App Development:

Creating Mobile Apps for iOs, Android, and Windows 8 Smartphones using one codebase

Locations for Cross-Platform Mobile App Development:

In Person at ThinkB!G’s Office in Columbia, MD (next to the Columbia Mall)
Online Live from Anywhere
Private Custom Training On Site or at Your Location
Project Based Training On Site or at Your Location

Times for Cross-Platform Mobile App Development:

In Person & Online Live: 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Lunch)
Private Custom & Project Based Training: Your preference
*Please click the Dates To Register tab above to see all dates & times available.*

Cross-Platform Mobile App Development Training Includes:

Hands-On Training Led by Certified Instructors
Print and/or Digital Courseware
Certificate of Completion
Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)
Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)
Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)
Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
Free Parking (In Person Only)

Software Versions:

ThinkB!G open enrollment classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 301-362-2250.

Cross-Platform Mobile App Development Reviews:

Learning just the basics of jQuery for mobile makes making apps for mobile devices a breeze! I can’t wait to make my own to share on multiple platforms and devices.” – Gordon W., Booz Allen Hamilton

Related Training and Certification Courses:

HTML5 & CSS3 Advanced for Responsive Web Design
HTML5 & HTML Intro with CSS
JavaScript & jQuery Advanced with JSON & Ajax
JavaScript & jQuery Intro

Cross-Platform Mobile App Development Training: Course Outline

1. Cross Platform App Development with HTML5
HTML5/CSS3/Javascript and Responsive Layout for Apps Overview
The Role of Cordova/PhoneGap Libraries
Building a Simple Mobile App with Phone Gap Build

2.Using a jQuery Mobile Framework for Rapid App Development
Structure of a jQuery Mobile App
jQuery Mobile Elements: Pages, Buttons, Lists
jQuery Mobile APIs: Change Page

3. Working with PhoneGap APIs- Accessing Cross Platform
Internal Mobile Device Capabilities with APIs

Accelerometer Object and Methods
Compass Object and Methods
Geolocation Object and Methods
Media Object and Methods
Camera Object and Methods
Storage Object and Methods
Files Object and Methods
Contacts Object and Methods
Capture Object and Methods

4. Packaging and Delivering a Cross-Platform App
Provisioning
Certificates
Packaging the App
Icons, splash screen and app configuration
Configuring meta tags for proper viewing

*Disclaimer: All course objectives and outlines are a guide for students. To ensure student satisfaction, these course topics and order may be modified or added to ensure the latest information is covered to support real world use of the technology.

Learning just the basics of jQuery for mobile makes making apps for mobile devices a breeze! I can’t wait to make my own to share on multiple platforms and devices.” – Gordon W., Booz Allen Hamilton

We have instructors ready to teach this class, but we do not currently offer it on our open enrollment schedule. If you are interested in this class, please fill out the form below and we will contact you shortly about your training options!