Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 Essentials Online Training

Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 Essentials Online Training

Course Outline

Learn how to plan and set up a website, then dive into creating your first site and learn about CSS and how best to use it in your site. You'll also explore accessibility in tables, writing code, adding media and working with templates. By the time you're finished with this training, you will have all the skills you need to create and upload your first website.

OUR Price


£40.00+ VAT



£75.00+ VAT


Key Features

  • Unlimited 12 months online access
  • View your training via Windows or MAC OS
  • Stream your training via the internet or download to your computer & supported mobile device, including iPad™, iPhone™, iPod™ Touch and most Android devices.
  • Log in anytime 24x7
Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 Essentials Online Training

Course Description

This course covers:

Chapter 1: SETTING UP DREAMWEAVER (24 min)
Lesson Touring the Dreamweaver CS5 Environment
Lesson Setting Preferences

Chapter 2: PLANNING A WEBSITE (32 min)
Lesson Ways to Plan a Site Design
Lesson Sizing & Measurements
Lesson Exploring the Benefits of Using CSS
Lesson Understanding CSS

Lesson Exploring Folder Structure
Lesson Setting Up a New Site
Lesson Adding Files & Folders to Your Site
Lesson Looking at HTML Page Structure
Lesson Adding Metadata Tags & Using Code Hinting
Lesson Defining Page Properties

Chapter 4: FONTS & TEXT ON THE WEB (31 min)
Lesson Choosing Web Fonts
Lesson Inserting & Formatting Text & Tabular Data
Lesson Creating Named Anchors
Lesson Relative, Absolute & Email Links
Lesson Working with Ordered, Unordered & Definition Lists

Chapter 5: IMAGES, ROLLOVERS & HOTSPOTS (44 min)
Lesson Exploring the Assets Panel
Lesson Inserting Images
Lesson Optimizing Photoshop® Smart Objects
Lesson Cropping & Editing Images within Dreamweaver
Lesson Creating Basic & Swap Image Rollovers
Lesson Setting Up Image Maps & Hotspots

Chapter 6: INTRODUCTION TO CSS (92 min)
Lesson Why We Use CSS
Lesson Understanding the Box Model
Lesson Working with Style Sheets
Lesson Using the CSS Styles Panel & Properties Inspector
Lesson Exploring CSS Rule Definition Options
Lesson About Class Styles & Selectors
Lesson Formatting & Styling with a Background Image
Lesson Applying CSS to a Page Layout

Chapter 7: WORKING WITH CSS (52 min)
Lesson Creating a New CSS Starter Page
Lesson Creating Selectors & Inspect Mode
Lesson Creating Selectors for Links & Footers
Lesson Setting Up Navigational Items
Lesson Positioning Items
Lesson Changing Styles, Disabling CSS & Creating Blockquote

Lesson Understanding Tables
Lesson Tables & Accessibility
Lesson Styling a Table with CSS

Chapter 9: WRITING HTML & CSS (40 min)
Lesson Working in Code View
Lesson Writing HTML with Code Hints
Lesson Writing CSS in Code View
Lesson Adjusting the Layout with Float in CSS
Lesson Working with Visual Aids & Inspecting the CSS

Chapter 10: ADDING INTERACTIVITY (41 min)
Lesson Inserting a Flash® Video File
Lesson Inserting a .SWF
Lesson Adding Behaviors
Lesson Setting Up Form Fields
Lesson Using Spry Menus & Tabs

Chapter 11: USING TEMPLATES (24 min)
Lesson Creating a New Template
Lesson Creating a Library Item
Lesson Creating New Editable Regions
Lesson Creating a New Page from a Template
Lesson Working with WordPress® inside of Dreamweaver

Lesson Using the Find and Replace Command
Lesson Testing & Fixing Links
Lesson Publishing a Website
Lesson Generating Site Reports
Lesson Credits

(Any associated exam costs are not included)
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