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Web Development for Beginners

August 20 @ 1:00 pm 4:00 pm

Learn some basics of HTML and CSS

Event Summary

Are you thinking about a career switch to the tech industry but unsure how to go about it? Skills Union is running free monthly web development and coding workshops for people starting out in tech. Our industry experts will be available after every session to support you with free advice and answer any questions!

Join us for a FREE 3-hour workshop and learn how to build a basic website with HTML/CSS! Knowing CSS and HTML allows you to build visually appealing, interactive websites without relying on costlier, pre-packaged website-building tools.

Takeaways


  • Understand how websites are built, structured, and styled

  • Learn to build websites from scratch using HTML5 and CSS3


Preparation


  • Laptop

    Running on Windows 10 or macOS and above with one of the following web browser Edge, Chrome, Firefox or Safari

  • Zoom

  • Internet connection


Resource links during workshop


HTML https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/HTML


CSS https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/CSS


Colour Tools https://www.w3schools.com/colors/default.asp


Code Sandbox https://codesandbox.io/


Google Fonts https://fonts.google.com/


QR Generator https://www.qr-code-generator.com/


Progressive Web Page https://otdsuh.csb.app/


Who Should Attend


  • Those exploring a career in tech

  • Those who want to try out software engineering roles


Instructors / Speakers

Wong Chen Pang
Software Engineering Instructor

Chen Pang comes with more than 10 years of experience in software engineering within C/C++ and project management. He has also been intensively involved in curriculum design and running bootcamps for financial services professionals and options traders. Chen Pang works with Skills Union as a software engineering instructor, helping mid-life career switchers transition to the tech industry.

Edison Zhuang
Technical Director, Software Engineering Lead Instructor

Edison has more than 12 years of software development experience in consulting firms and startups. He has led teams developing and maintaining time-sensitive software solutions in the government and banking sectors. In addition, he is passionate about mentoring and helping younger engineers grow and those looking to transition into the tech industry mid-career.

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