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PHP - Beginners

PHP class

Class Date  Days  Class Times    Cost  
July 31st - August 1st 2
9:00AM - 1:00PM ET    $695 Register
August 20th - August 21st 2
9:00AM - 1:00PM PT    $695 Register
September 3rd - September 4th 2
9:00AM - 1:00PM ET    $695 Register
September 17th - September 18th 2
9:00AM - 1:00PM ET    $695 Register

PHP beginner class

Course Description:

PHP is a computer scripting language originally designed for producing dynamic web pages. The name PHP is a recursive acronym for PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor. The PHP course teaches you the foundations of PHP programming, that will enable you to develop dynamic webpages.


Target Audience

The PHP course targets Programmers and Developers who would like to gain the knowledge in developing dynamic webpages.



HTML and basic programming skills.

PHP beginner class
Course Details:


  • PHP and how it works
  • Server-side technology structures
  • Your first PHP page
  • PHP structure

Variables and identifiers
  • Working with Identifiers
  • Variables, String, Number
  • Math operators
  • Using constants
  • String functions
  • Shorthand operators
  • Using Expressions
  • Using variables and variable scope

Conditional structures
  • Control structures
  • Logic and relational operators
  • Using 'If', 'Else if' and 'Else'
  • Switch operator
  • Comparison operators
  • Conditional operators

  • Using the While loop
  • Break statements
  • Continue statements
  • Using 'do...while', 'for', 'foreach'

  • Creating your own functions
  • Calling a function
  • Using arguments
  • Return statements and static statements
  • Scope of variables
  • Optional arguments
  • Dynamic, built-in and data functions

  • Array assignments
  • Array functions

Form validation
  • Validating mandatory information
  • User friendly validation techniques
  • Using the setcookie function
  • Data functions
  • String functions

Advanced forms
  • Working with drop down menus
  • Checkboxes and radio buttons
  • Comparison functions
  • Using Strcmp()
  • Using Strcasesmp() HTTP
  • HTTP basics
  • Headers
  • Environment variables

Utilising cookies
  • When to use cookies
  • Setting cookies
  • Reading cookies
  • Deleting cookies

Session variables
  • Setting sessions
  • Storing session variables
  • Reading sessions
  • Deleting sessions

Email function
  • Creating auto-responder
  • Using email to accept simple on-line orders

Built in functions
  • Include()
  • Require()
  • Include_once()
  • Require_once()