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Classroom Training

At The Knowledge Academy, our classroom-based training courses allow delegates to study and learn in a friendly, engaging, and interactive environment. We ensure the very best level of teaching, with first-rate instructors, resources, and state-of-the-art facilities. We provide courses of varying durations and can arrange weekend and residential courses in order to suit your requirements.

Furthermore, our classroom courses are carried out in thousands of locations worldwide, making training easily accessible wherever you are. Our courses typically begin at 9.00 am and continue until 5.00 pm each day, with breaks and refreshments provided. , As our most popular form of training available, we pride ourselves in continuously delivering an outstanding learning experience for our delegates in the classroom.

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  • Direct support from our experienced trainers throughout the course
  • Training courses available in thousands of locations globally
  • Partake in engaging and valuable activities in the classroom to boost your learning potential
  • Receive an all-encompassing learning experience

Online Training

Our online-based training courses aim to provide you with a complete training experience. Due to their flexibility, these courses are greatly suited to busy working professionals, or any individual who would prefer the convenience of an online training course.

Our Computer-Based Training (CBT) courses remove the time and cost associated with travelling to course locations. You can complete your chosen course in any location, and work at your own pace, as the learning portal can be accessed 24/7. All of our online training courses have technical and administrative support and mobile access. Furthermore, each course has been carefully designed to incorporate informative, instructive, and engaging content. In this way, online learning can guarantee a valuable and enjoyable training solution.

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  • Our flexible online courses provide you with 24/7 access
  • Take your time with 90 days from first login to complete the course
  • Enjoy an engaging and interactive learning experience
  • Courses available through our easy-to-use learning portal

In-house Training

Our In-house training option allows you to select any of our courses and receive training at a venue of your choice, by any method of your choice.

In-house courses deliver training to multiple employees at once, thus reducing travel expenses and providing you with the ultimate convenience and value for money. In addition, this option allows you to receive a training course that has been specifically tailored to meet your business needs, ensuring first-class quality, applicability, and value.

By choosing to bring bespoke training to the office, you can improve business performance, and make your organisation more streamlined, resourceful, and profitable. With over 25 years’ of experience, we are the market-leaders of In-house training.

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  • Reduce the costs of employees taking time away from the workplace to train
  • Streamline your business with this bespoke training solution
  • Maximise your training budget
  • Monitor your employees’ progress and ensure that they receive applicable qualifications

Virtual Training

Our Virtual training courses provide you with the option to learn using a specialised simulated virtual environment. In this environment, our expert training instructors will be able to convey information and provide you with the all the knowledge you require to earn your qualification with The Knowledge Academy. As the largest global training provider, this method of training allows us to extend our training scope to those who may not be able to attend a classroom course itself, but would like to receive direct training and support from an instructor.
Using this training delivery method, you would benefit from the convenience of remote access and the elimination of the time and cost associated with travelling to a training venue.

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  • Receive direct support from our experienced trainers
  • Acquire the benefits of a classroom course, without the need to travel
  • Train from the comfort of your own home using remote access
  • All virtual training courses come with technical and administrative support
Programming & Database

CSS Introduction & Intermediate

  • CSS Training provided by the Largest Training Company globally
  • Individuals will learn the essential skills and the fundamentals of this powerful language
  • Basic/Introductory knowledge of HTML language is recommended prior to attending this cours

Available delivery methods for this course:




Live Virtual

Course Information

The following subjects will be taught during this course:



  • HTML structure and content

  • Advantages of CSS

  • Creating and using style sheets

  • CSS Rules: The Basic Syntax


CSS Boxes and CSS Selectors

  • The CSS box model

  • CSS and logical HTML structure

  • Styling boxes, borders, margins and padding

  • Using IE6 standards mode

  • Specifying CSS distances


and many other CSS techniques


Text Formatting in CSS

  • Fundamentals of text formatting

  • Typefaces, alternatives and defaults

  • Font characteristics

  • Formatting blocks of text

  • Using arbitrary inline tags


CSS Selectors and Selections

  • Using HTML element IDs in CSS

  • Using CSS descendant selectors

  • Descendant selector examples

  • Child, sibling, and pseudo-class selectors


And many other CSS techniques.


CSS Positioning

  • Choosing the right CSS

  • Technique for positioning blocks

  • The position property, floats and margins

  • Static positioning and normal flow

  • Absolute positioning outside normal flow

  • Fixed positioning outside normal flow


CSS Page Layout

  • Alternative methods of CSS positioning

  • Styling lists

  • Redefining the behaviour of inline and block elements

  • Table formatting in CSS

  • Styling table cell borders

  • Page layout with table display properties


Cascade, Precedence, Specificity and Inheritance in CSS

  • Cascading and cascade order

  • Resolving style conflicts by Origin & Importance

  • Resolving style conflicts by Specificity & Order


CSS Layers and Translucency

  • Different forms of layered presentations in CSS

  • Layering with the z-index property

  • Different methods for creating translucency effects

  • The CSS3 opacity property


And other CSS techniques.


Using CSS in the Real World

  • Deploying CSS

  • CSS formatting vs. HTML formatting

  • Standard tags and semantic markup

  • Screen size and fluid design

  • Table layout and CSS positioning

  • Cross-platform testing


CSS3 on Mobile Devices

  • CSS3 media queries

  • Different sizes

  • Orientation change


Fonts and Text

  • Using custom fonts

  • Font properties

  • Web font formats

  • TypeKit, font squirrel


And other CSS techniques


Backward Compatibility Tools

  • CSS3 Pie

  • CSS3 Generators

  • Transformice

  • Modernizr

  • Selectvizr


Useful CSS Tips

  • Usage of CSS Sprites

  • Pseudo Selectors

  • CSS Minify

  • Cheat Sheet for CSS3



  • HoverBox image gallery

  • Advanced CSS menu

  • CSS3 Navigation and Menus

  • CSS3 Toggle-button without JavaScript

  • Create iOS back/forward buttons with CSS3


And other CSS techniques.


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This course is a combination of CSS Introduction and CSS Intermediate. Individuals will learn the essential skills and the fundamentals of this powerful language.


The CSS Introduction & Intermediate course covers all of the core techniques of the programing language so that delegates can code with confidence.


HTML is also covered during this course so that delegates can see how both languages collaborate together. 

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Basic/Introductory knowledge of HTML language is recommended prior to attending this course.


Who Should Attend

Those who already have an understanding of HTML language and would like to improve their designs with CSS.

CSS Introduction & Intermediate FAQs

Please arrive at the venue for 08:45am
The course begins at 9am and finishes around 5pm.
Yes. This course is classroom based instructor led
We are able to provide support via phone & email prior to attending, during and after the course
Delegate pack consisting of course notes and exercises, Manual, Experienced Instructor and Refreshments
Those who already have an understanding of HTML language and would like to improve their designs with CSS.
Once your booking has been placed and confirmed, you will receive an email which contains your course location, course overview, pre-course reading material (if required), course agenda and payment receipts

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We can offer exceptional deals on in-house/on-site training at a location of your choosing for a number of your staff. Enquire to learn about our offers.

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Resources Included

Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience

Various Delivery Methods

Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style

Some of our clients

"Really good course and well organised. Trainer was great with a sense of humour - his experience allowed a free flowing course, structured to help you gain as much information & relevant experience whilst helping prepare you for the exam"

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"...the trainer for this course was excellent. I would definitely recommend (and already have) this course to others."

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