How to get started in web design and development

Written by ProTrain

What if you could enroll into a single program that offers five handpicked courses to give you the exact skills you need for a successful start into a new career as a web designer or developer?

At the ProTrain, we bundle the essential courses into one step by step training program to give you hands-on experience coding websites and designing for the web. With two options designed just for beginners, certificate courses in Web Design and Development (CC 2015 or CS6) can open doors into a new career in just 12 months.

Our online, mentor-supported courses will train you in the latest web technology. Learn fundamentals of web development; HTML and CSS to build everything from basic web pages to data-driven websites; how to build accessible and secure web pages; and responsive design for the mobile web. By the end of the program, students will publish websites they created to a web server. These websites will serve as a full demonstration of the knowledge and skills that you learned in these courses and are what employers are looking for in hiring. These websites also demonstrate some experience in production, which is a key to getting to the top of the hiring list!

The Creative Cloud (CC 2015) basic bundle of courses includes:

  • HTML5 and CSS3 Introduction
  • Adobe Acrobat XI
  • Flash CC Introduction
  • Dreamweaver CC Introduction
  • Building Websites for a Modern Web

The Creative Suite (CS6 X) basic bundle of courses includes:

  • HTML5 and CSS3 Introduction
  • Adobe Acrobat X
  • Flash CS6 Introduction
  • Dreamweaver CS6 Introduction
  • Building Websites for a Modern Web


Advanced courses are also offered for designers and developers who want to grow their career with new skills. Learn C++, Flash ActionScript, JavaScript, Ruby for Rails, ColdFusion, and many others including Creative Cloud Advanced or Creative Suite 6 Advanced.

All classes offered through ProTrain are designed for working adults and career changers, but would also help a student gain hands on jump starting a career. Browse the course catalog for additional programming and web development career training programs or contact us today about enrolling in a web design and development program to get started on your new career.

About the author


Founded in 2004, ProTrain offers quality classroom and online training. We provide a CE-Turnkey Solution and partnership opportunities for institutions of higher learning to provide programs to various verticals such as Military Tuition Assistance (TA), Military Spouses (MyCAA), Wounded Warriors, Veterans, Unemployed (WIA), Corporate and Individuals.

ProTrain is an affordable solution for students seeking to prepare for an in-demand career that will help move them and America forward to achieve the goal of Education 2 Employment! Personal Training Assessment Managers will work with you throughout the entire process before, during and after to assist with the student’s program of study.

At ProTrain, we realize that learning is a commitment that we are all making to have a better future. Our clients’ needs (partners and students) are paramount. We are committed to your success and ours, one student at a time.