JavaScript and jQuery Introduction

Intro JavaScript and jQuery Training: Course Description

Maryland, Virginia, Washington DC, Virtually Online Live & On-Site

Course Overview:

This JavaScript and jQuery introductory training course will teach students how to add increased functionality to HTML web pages using the programming language, JavaScript, and the jQuery library of prewritten JavaScript code. This training class will get you started by teaching all the essential aspects of using JavaScript with jQuery:
• Storing Information in Variables
• Conditional Statement
• Dialog Boxes
• Now We’re Iterating! Loops in JavaScript
• Coding JavaScript Functions
• Working with Arrays
• The String Object
• Obtaining and Manipulating User Information
• The Document Object

Prerequisites for Attending JavaScript and jQuery Introduction:

Students must have a good working knowledge of computers, operating systems, using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands. Students must be able to open, save, and close applications and files, as well as navigate to other folders. Also, 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

Job Roles That Use JavaScript and jQuery:

Web Developers
Web Programmers
Web Designer
Graphic Designer

Projects That Use JavaScript and jQuery:

Developing HTML Web pages and Websites

Locations for JavaScript and jQuery Introduction:

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 JavaScript and jQuery Introduction:

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.*

JavaScript and jQuery Introduction 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.

Related Training and Certification Courses:

JavaScript & jQuery Advanced with JSON & Ajax
Dreamweaver ACA Training & Certification Pack
Dreamweaver CC Advanced – Website Development
Dreamweaver CC Intro – w/ HTML Fundamentals
HTML5 & CSS3 Advanced for Responsive Web Design
HTML5 & HTML Intro with CSS

Intro JavaScript and jQuery Training: Course Outline

1. Javascript and jQuery
Javascript or jQuery?
Hello World in JavaScript
Hello World In jQuery
Where to put Code in page
The grammar of JavaScript

2. Storing Information in Variables
Learning to use Variables
Variable Operators

3. Conditional Statement
Simple Conditionals
If Else If Statements
Switch… Case… Break Statements

4. Dialog Boxes
Three Types of Dialog Boxes

5. Now We’re Iterating! Loops in Javascript
While Loops and Do While Loops
For Loops and Practical Application of a Loop

6. Coding JavaScript Functions
Function Introduction
Functions, Parameters, and Returns
Calling Functions from Events

7. Working with Arrays
Declaring Arrays
Manipulating Arrays

8. The String Object
String Objects

9. Obtaining and Manipulating User Information
Navigator Object
Window Objects
Screen Object
User Information

10. The Document Object
Document Object
Using JS and Jquery to control the DOM


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.

Course Location Start Date End Date Time
JavaScript and jQuery Intro

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Oct 30, 2017 Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
JavaScript and jQuery Intro

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register