Introduction to Web Design | 4 Months | Class

This short course introduces you to content management systems such as WordPress and the basic principles of HTML5, CSS and jQuery to create and manage your own website. Furthermore, this course presents a professional creative edge in that you are trained to apply industry standard Content Management systems and email marketing platforms to relevant communication media. Design skills training is delivered in tandem with digital training to ensure students gain hands-on confidence and skill in web design.

Training Provider: Vega

Duration: 4 Months

Level: Introduction

Next Start Date: 

  • Johannesburg
  • 20 February - 12 June 2018
  • 30 July - 19 November 2018
  • Address: 444 Jan Smuts Avenue, Bordeaux, Randburg
  • Cape Town
  • 27 February - 17 July 2018
  • Address: 130 Stand Street, De Waterkant, Cape Town
  • Durban
  • 30 July - 19 November 2018
  • Address: The Glades Office Park, 70 Armstrong Avenue, La Lucia

Times: 2 Days Per Week, 17:30 - 20:30

Cost: R15, 865.00


Anyone looking to:

  • Use industry standard content management software to develop websites
  • Publish complete websites on the Internet
  • Display an understanding of common Internet protocols and services (http, ftp, hosting, etc.)
  • Prepare graphics for websites
  • Utilise basic JavaScript libraries such as jQuery
  • Combine website technologies (HTML, CSS, and WordPress)
  • Use email marketing platforms and social media to promote your site


This course provides you with the fundamental skills necessary to create websites from planning to deployment. You will learn how to use industry-standard content management systems to create websites, whilst receiving ongoing instruction and guidance on best-practices, design and website structure from your lecturer; an industry professional.


  • Content Management Systems such as WordPress
  • Email marketing platforms such as MailChimp
  • Basic HTML and CSS

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All courses can be customized and held at a venue of your choice provided there are sufficient numbers to fill each course. Each course can also be modified to create an onsite workshop which best suites your agency’s availability. 


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