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Training Modules (Overview)

  • Introducing Dreamweaver
  • Site Setup
  • Pages, Text, Images & Links
  • Creating Tables, Forms & Fields
  • Styling Page Content
  • CSS Styles for Layout
  • Responsive Layouts
  • Templates & Libraries
  • Site Management
  • Search Engine Optimisation Basics

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Course Outline

Introducing Dreamweaver

  • The Interface
  • Setting up your Workspace
  • Preferences

Site Setup

  • Creating a new Site
  • Advanced Site Settings
  • The Files Panel

Building a Page

  • New HTML Document
  • Image Basics
  • Preview in Browser
  • Meta Tags


  • Text Formatting
  • Headings
  • Strong and Emphasis
  • Lists
  • Special Characters
  • Line Breaks


  • Image File Formats
  • Image Properties
  • Editing Images
  • Image Editing within Dreamweaver


  • Links to External Sites
  • Links Within the Site
  • Targeting Links
  • Links Within the Page
  • IDs / Fragments
  • Linking to an ID
  • Adding Links to Graphics
  • Email Links


  • Creating a Table
  • Styling Tables
  • Importing Tabular Data
  • Adding Rows
  • Adding a Caption
  • Table Widths & Borders
  • Column Widths

Forms and Fields

  • Adding a Form to a Page
  • Spry Email Validation
  • Placeholders
  • Spry Number Validation
  • Adding a Radio Button Group
  • Adding a List/Menu
  • Styling the Form

Styling Page Content

  • Understanding Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • Style Rules for Tags
  • Creating a Custom Class
  • Formatting Links
  • Modifying a Style
  • External CSS Stylesheets

CSS Styles for Layout

  • Divs and IDs
  • CSS Layout Basics
  • Floats
  • Clearing Floats
  • Centering the Page
  • CSS Descendant Selectors

Responsive Layouts

  • Adding Content to Remaining Pages
  • Inserting a Google Map
  • Side by Side Layout
  • Using Multiple Classes
  • Using Multi-Screen Preview
  • Media Queries for Different Device Sizes
  • CSS for Mobile Phones
  • Copying CSS Rules
  • CSSfor Flexible Design

Templates & Libraries

  • Creating a Template
  • Adding Editable Regions
  • Making Pages from a Template
  • Modifying a Template
  • Creating a Library Item
  • Using a Library Item
  • Editing a Library Item

Site Management

  • Planning
  • Working with Files and Folders
  • Expanding the Files Panel
  • Cloaking Files and Folders
  • Generating Site Reports
  • Checking for Broken Links
  • Orphaned Files
  • Checking Browser Compatibility
  • Code Validation
  • Defining the Remote Server
  • Uploading & Downloading Files

Search Engine Optimisation Basics

  • SEO Tips
  • Accessibility

Dreamweaver Essentials Testimonials

This is the second course I have taken with CD Training. Jonathon, again was excellent. I have signed up several of my staff to receive the training based on the success of these courses.
Susan, Exec
Loved this course, extremeley beneficial and Linda was lovely and inspiring! I look forward to creating websites.
Emma, Designer/ Production Manager
The trainer is a wonderful teacher. Thank you City Desktop! I feel confident I can go build a website and leverage my freelance career.
Samantha, Marketing Co-ordinator
Fantastic course. Very happy I chose City Desktop. Most professional training I have attended.
Sarah, Fundraising and Events Assistant
Fantastic training that has given a novice great insight into web development.
Vineet, Manager OHS
This was a very practical, hands on course, which is a great way to learn this material.
Tom, Marketing
Linda is a fantastic teacher! She has a wealth of information at her fingertips.
Michele, Creative Manager
Jonathon is a wonderful teacher and thank you City Desktop! I feel confident I can go build a website and leverage my freelance career.
Samantha, Marketing Coordinator
This is a very informative course, and a highly qualified trainer who obviously has a lot of first hand knowledge. Thanks
Sally, Graphic Designer
It was great. I have primarily been involved with print, so it has been great to see the web side of design. Definitely will help in future.
Julie, Marketing Event Manager