Advanced Program

Calling all Web Developers!

The Advanced Certificate in Applied Web Development and Design program is a four-course online web development program. You can complete the entire program or any particular course you desire. The next intake begins spring 2023.

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Learn to add functionality and interactivity to your websites with PHP and SQL. Website owners, learn to improve your site ranking with Tools for SEO and attract even more traffic to your site with Blogging for Business ~ WordPress CMS.

Complete *all four courses and earn your Advanced Certificate in Applied Web Development and Design. (*Certain conditions apply. Please enquire.)

Courses include:

  • AWDD202: Introduction to PHP Programming (1 of 2)
  • AWDD204: SQL and Advanced PHP (2 of 2)
  • AWDD208: Tools for SEO
  • AWDD209: Blogging for Business ~ WordPress CMS (Practicum)

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The advanced program is available to any graduate of the introductory program with the prerequisite skill level, or any established web designer based on skill level.

(Note: Registration does not guarantee admittance. Course acceptance is subject to departmental approval. Note: Entrance to PHP and SQL requires students to have intermediate to advanced HTML and CSS skills.)


Advanced Course Schedule - Spring 2023

  April 3, 2023, to June 9, 2023 June 19, 2023, to August 11, 2023
Instructor Colin Colin Colin Colin
Adv. Courses Introduction to PHP Programming
(Part 1 of 2)
SQL and Advanced PHP
(Part 2 of 2)

Prerequisite: PHP
Tools for SEO Blogging for Business ~ WordPress CMS
*Price $990 for the course series + no supplies required $495 - no supplies required $495 - no supplies required + domain/hosting required

Advanced Course Schedule - Winter 2023

  October 16, 2023, to December 22, 2023 January 1, 2024, to February 23, 2024
Instructor Colin Colin Colin Colin
Adv. Courses Introduction to PHP Programming
(Part 1 of 2)
SQL and Advanced PHP
(Part 2 of 2)

Prerequisite: PHP
Tools for SEO Blogging for Business ~ WordPress CMS
*Price $990 for the course series + no supplies required $495 - no supplies required $495 - no supplies required + domain/hosting required

*Allow up to $100 per course for extra costs (varies by individual).

Start dates: Generally the first business day of each month or TBA.
End dates: Generally the last business day of each month or TBA.
Course Supplies: Please allow approximately $100 to cover additional costs for each course, i.e., for AWDD208/209, an extended subscription to Wordtracker or a paid domain and hosting for your blog.

Note: You can complete the entire program or select any particular course you desire. Students who successfully complete *all four courses will be awarded the Advanced Certificate in Applied Web Development and Design. (*Certain conditions apply. Please enquire.)

*Note: Annual course offering is subject to sufficient enrolment. Therefore, students wishing to earn the advanced certificate are encouraged to complete all four courses in the current study period.

(Our programs are fundable under available skills training programs [PTIB Exemption; ESDC Certification File No. 7009/13579].)


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