HTML5 and HTML Introduction with CSS Training Class

HTML5 and HTML Introduction with CSS Training Class

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

Course Overview:

In this hands-on, two-day HTML5 & HTML Introduction with CSS training course, you will learn web design for beginners including the concepts and skills required for using HTML and HTML5 effectively. This web designing course will allow you to learn web development by working hands-on starting with basics and ending with advanced techniques to get the most out of your training experience. You will be learning web design which includes the basics of coding, beginning with HTML, and advancing to more complex HTML5 and CSS fundamentals. The topics covered in this course include understanding what HTML5 is, the history of HTML, setting up a development environment using tools like Brackets and Code Editor, creating a page for HTML5 websites, implementing basic HTML tags, linking in HTML, inputting fields and forms, working with colors and formatting text with cascading style sheets (CSS), using CSS for page layout control, computing specificity with CSS, creating table elements and CSS, using list elements and CSS, working with web graphics, and finally, publishing and packing your HTML5 project.

Prerequisites for Attending HTML5 and HTML Introduction with CSS:

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.

Job Roles That Use HTML5 and HTML Introduction with CSS:

Website Authors

Projects That Use HTML5 and HTML Introduction with CSS:

Creating webpages
Building mobile-friendly websites

Locations for HTML5 and HTML Introduction with CSS:

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 HTML5 and HTML Introduction with CSS:

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.*

HTML5 and HTML Introduction with CSS 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.

Testimonials for HTML5 and HTML Introduction with CSS Training: 

Great class great teacher great environment.” – Ellis C., 1 Source Consulting

“Very informative and knowledgeable. Flow of class instruction was very comfortable. Wish it were three days! :-)” – Paul W., BAH 

“Awesome place, great instructors and overall a huge help!” – Aleka F., Independent 

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

Intro to HTML5, HTML & CSS Training: Course Outline

1. What is HTML5

2. Brief History of HTML
Three pillars of Modern Web
Uses of HTML5
Web pages
Mobile Apps
User interfaces

3. Setting up a Development Environment
Notes on other Browsers
Code Editor

4. Creating your first page
Tags and Document Structure
Tags and Attributes
Some basics
File naming
Previewing your work
In browser
On mobile device

5. Implement Some Basic HTML Tags
Text Markup
Line Breaks
Inline Elements
Horizontal Rules
Special Characters
Breaking things up
Lists and their importance
Order List
Unordered Lists
Definition Lists

6. Links in HTML
Linking to Page or File
Relative vs Absolute links
Targeting Links
Special Types

7. Tables in HTML
Table Structure
Spanning Cells

8. Input Fields & Forms
Input HTML Element
Other input types
Type attribute and Mobile devices

9. Cascading Style Sheets – CSS
External vs Internal
Linking to External CSS
Some CSS Basics
Formatting CSS Rules
Units of Measure
Color Models
Using a Reset CSS

10. Formatting Text with CSS
Font Property
Text Color
Typographic Control

11. Working with Colors and Backgrounds with CSS
Specifying a Color
Foreground vs Background
Working with Opacity

12. The CSS Box Model
Understanding relationship between padding and margins
Using Box model to format and style objects with CSS

13. Using CSS to Control Page Layout
Position attribute of CSS Element
Positioning CSS Elements on a page

14. Specificity and CSS
IDs, Classes and Tags
Computing Specificity with CSS

15. Table Elements and CSS
Identifying layers of a table Element
Styling the Header Element of a Table
Styling Rows and Cells of Table Element

16. List Elements and CSS
Using lists as navigation elements
Clearing List formatting to allow for customization
Applying the box model to a list element
Styling the list element
Positioning of list elements

17. Working with Web Graphics
Images and Image Formats
Color depth
File formats
Image tools
SVG assets
Placing Image and vector assets on page
Using CSS with Images
For responsive sizing
As Background element

18. Publishing and Packaging your HTML5 Project
Delivering to Web Server
Local Server
Packaging for Mobile
Tips for prepping for Mobile deployment


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.

HTML5 and HTML Introduction with CSS Reviews!

Great class great teacher great environment.” – Ellis C., 1 Source Consulting

“Very informative and knowledgeable. Flow of class instruction was very comfortable. Wish it were three days! :-)” – Paul W., BAH

I’ll post on twitter! thanks! great experience!!” – Kim S., Carefirst 

“Awesome place, great instructors and overall a huge help!” – Aleka F., Independent 

Teacher is very knowledgeable.” – Svetlana L., BCPS

Great class with very knowledgeable instructors. Learned a lot from the classes that I have taking with Think B!G.” – Jeri T., DOD

“This class made everything I know much more clearer. Great class! I learned so much about creating websites and additional features that you can add to them.” – Sandy B., State of MD

I know where to go if I want to do more in depth research on how to add certain elements to my webpage. Client Services was extremely helpful and gave speedy responses! The instructor was very knowledgeable and really sought to get our feedback on what we wanted to focus on more.” – Fatima P., NEU

“ThinkB!g LearnSmart Training facility is easy and convenient to find. Parking was awesome. The learning experience was phenomenal!” – Melissa B., Kew W

ThinkBig offers the best training classes in the best location with the best staff and the best food!” – Kelly W., BAH

“Loved the training. Christine is amazing! Super friendly, and made me feel right at home.” – Oliver W., BAH

Excellent facility and training. We are ready to go to work and use the newly acquired tools!” – James T., Transamerica

“First time using this training facility and the experience was top notch. The course work was excellent as was the instruction.” – Chris W., Leidos

“The instructor was friendly, entertaining, and very knowledgeable. They also treated the class like they care greatly about the experience.” – Chad P., Telcom Systems

“The staff is very helpful and customer-service oriented, and the training is top-notch. The instructor was knowledgeable and entertaining. I left the class feeling like I’d learned tons of best practices and new knowledge that i can apply at the office.” – Krissy M., Inovalon

The class was incredibly informative and the instructor was awesome. It was the best class I’ve had in a very long time.” – Jacqueline G., Howard County Govt.

“This class covered all the new elements of CSS3 and how essential the relationship with both designers and developers is necessary to establish good code and great applications for the future. Our instructor was both extremely knowledgeable and humorous which made the course information a whole lot more enjoyable!” – Jef S., BAH

[The Instructor] did a great job. He doesn’t just have you type code, but he works through the development process in the same way that you would when you are doing actual development.” – Vernon H., American Anthropological Association

“I love attending training classes at Think Big! The staff and facilities are very accommodating, and the instructors are professional, knowledgeable, and passionate about what they teach.” – Celene N.


Course Location Start Date End Date Time
HTML5 and HTML Intro with CSS

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Aug 05, 2019 Tuesday, Aug 06, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
HTML5 and HTML Intro with CSS

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
HTML5 and HTML Intro with CSS

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Dec 09, 2019 Tuesday, Dec 10, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register