Design your own Website using Wix : A 4 week course for Absolute Beginners
Starting September 2021 with fully flexible weekly classes. You can either study at a time to suit you by doing the course 100% online OR you can attend our one of our classes delivered at our dedicated learning centre in the heart of Gloucester city centre, close to the docks. learning.
Online study : Whilst you can study at a time/day to suit you, it is expected that you will participate regularly, at least once per week.
Classroom and face to face tuition : personalised learning in our dedicated computer suite, enquire to find out days and times for classes.
This is a FREE 4 week course. Allow about 3.5 hours per week for study time. Internet connection and your own device required as well as familiarity and confidence with uploading documents.
Come prepared for a challenge though...get out of your bubble and do something new!
This course is for you if you've always wanted to learn to build your own website and you're a total newbie! Got no clue where to start? Then our 'design your own website' 4 week course could be just what you are looking for! We know that starting from scratch can be daunting so we've designed this course with this in mind. This course is aimed at beginners and offers easy-to-understand step by step guidance over 4 weeks using free online tools to build your first website with Wix. Take this course for for free. Delivered to you by the Adult Education Service, Gloucestershire County Council. Keep scrolling to find out what you'll learn about.
What is this course?
Some of the topics covered include:- Wix Sign-Up and using ready-made templates; Website Planning; Creating an attractive home page and links to other pages; Adding images to pages; Creating links and buttons; Creating menus; Website Publishing and an introduction to SEO [Search Engine Optimisation].
What are the requirements for this course?
- This course is not suitable for those with experience of using a CMS [content management system]
- An appetite to learn something new and stick with it!
- Existing keyboard skills and familiarity with using windows and file management
- No previous knowledge of creating and setting up a website
- You must be available to complete all 4 sessions
- You will be able to create your own Wix Website
- Use Wix Templates and get creative
- Gain useful insights into how to choose a domain name
What courses work well with this one?
How much does it cost and are there any concessions?
- This is a FREE course
- Register your interest and we will get in contact with you soon
- You must be 19 + years old at the start of the course