Learn to Code Websites, Emails, Create Web Graphics, & WordPress Themes
Learn to create webpage layouts in Photoshop, as well as optimize web graphics for hi-res screens and fast downloads.
Use HTML and CSS to create nice looking emails in addition to webpages. Most companies send marketing and transactional emails, so this is a very useful skill that builds off the knowledge you’re already learning to make websites.
This Web Design with WordPress & PHP Certificate (licensed by New York State) is a comprehensive and effective program that you can attend in New York City or live online, with more learning time than many similar programs. You get hands-on training, step-by-step training workbooks we’ve written ourselves, and a free retake.
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Learn Web Design & WordPress at a Leading NYC School
Learn from top instuctors with real-world web experience. You’ll practice with hands-on exercises and projects developed by Noble Desktop, a top front-end web design school in New York that was founded in 1990.
This certificate program includes more learning time than many other courses (at comparable costs), and you’ll work in small class sizes with personalized attention. Retake any of the classes or the whole program for free within six months.
“Indispensable for diving into new territories. Noble helps make sense of web development for someone who is coming into it fresh. Better than starting with online courses or books.”
Art Director/Graphic Designer
Learned to develop websites
“The class is very informative and a great way to introduce yourself to what Web Development really is. The instructor's extensive experience allows you to ask questions that go beyond what is covered in the book, making it a truly valuable class.”
“I signed up for the Web Development Certificate. This was the first class of many and it was great! They covered many topics and Victoria, my teacher, did an excellent job explaining everything. I had zero experience going into the class and I came out of it knowing a lot. I highly recommend Noble Desktop.”
Owner, Martha's Vineyard Adventure Camp
Became a web developer by completing the Web Development Certificate
“Noble has always been my "go to" for Adobe training. After taking most of the classes in the Web Development program, I'm convinced that Noble should be everyone's first choice for these, too. It's amazing how easy it is to take what you learn in class and immediately apply it to your own projects.”
“As a long-time refugee of print design, I took the plunge and invested in my career by taking the web certificate. I feel like it really paid off. I felt empowered and possessed the tools to design and build modern, responsive web sites.
The aspect I most appreciated was learning up-to-date best practices for executing modern web designs. Noble’s original step-by-step books are second to none: easy to follow and handy references to fall back on while working on a project. The instructors bring their own valuable real-world experience and are eager to help and share their knowledge.”
I learned tons, and the teachers were excellent. The course books are such a valuable tool to use with my projects. I was able to code a WordPress theme from scratch, and was even asked to speak at this past summer’s Wordcamp NYC. The instructors know their stuff, and really make learning fun. Nothing is rushed, and they take time to answer all questions. These courses were a very worthwhile investment—would recommend to anyone.”
Completed the Web Design and Development Certificates
“The instructors are top notch; very approachable and they know their stuff. Their class format is see and do; they explain an exercise step by step then have you complete it and are there to help you if you get stuck. I found the hands-on approach very effective. The exercises are modular and build on previous ones and every time you complete one you've made something happen that you didn't know how to do 30 minutes ago. That's a great feeling and helps keep you engaged in what you're learning. Piece by piece you're building practical skills that you can apply immediately.”
Gained front-end web design & development skills in the web certificate
“Overall, I’m always amazed at the talent of your instructors and comprehensiveness of your course materials. I thoroughly enjoy the theory/academic material, but mostly I'm impressed by your emphasis on translating these tools to real-world, practical applications.” Benjamine Heath, Web Developer
Students learning in hands-on web development courses
Custom Workbook Included with Every Class
“Wonderful introduction for beginners and includes a very handy exercise book with explicit, do-it-yourself steps (thankfully the opposite of guidebooks written by robotic, removed pros).” Ali Gross, Workman Publishing
Web development training workbooks included with every class
Learn Web Development Fundamentals
“After coming to this class not knowing anything about HTML or CSS, I am amazed at how much I am taking away. The exercises in the coursebook take users through each step with such good explanation that learning this new language was made easy. I now want to take every class Noble Desktop has!” Julie Berger, Editor
Web developer writes CSS code at Noble Desktop
Full & Part-Time Coding Bootcamps
You can take individual classes or sign up for the complete Web Development certificate all at once. Take the classes part-time or full-time; weekdays, weeknights, or Saturdays. You can request a payment plan and be charged over the course of the certificate, rather than upfront.
Part-time and full-time coding bootcamps available