SASS & Bootstrap

Learn how to speed up your front-end development by using SASS and the Bootstrap framework.

Requires familiarity with HTML and CSS (which you can learn in the Web Fundamentals Course).

Course Description

Want to use the Bootstrap framework for your next project but don't know how to get started? This course will guide you through using Bootstrap for the first time to build out page layouts and components. Whether you want to use Bootstrap with Drupal or another CMS, you'll have the base knowledge to create templates and write HTML that takes advantage of Bootstrap. We'll also cover how to use SASS extension language for CSS and how to compile your SASS to CSS.

Note that this course will cover Bootstrap 4.

Learning Objectives

You'll come away from the course with knowledge of:

  • Why to use a CSS frameworks
  • Techniques for implementing a grid system with Bootstrap
  • Bootstrap components - how to create navigation, buttons, and common elements with Bootstrap
  • SASS syntax
  • Compiling SASS to CSS
  • Using Bootstrap documentation and examples
  • Using Bootstrap variables

Syllabus

  • How to add Bootstrap to a project
  • Introduction to the Bootstrap grid system
  • Creating layouts for different devices and screen sizes
  • Building different components with Bootstrap (buttons, navigation, cards)
  • Adding Javascript behaviours with Bootstrap
  • Using SASS to create our stylesheets
  • Compiling SASS to CSS
  • Ensuring that your CSS is performant
  • Making sure that your HTML is accessible

Who Will Get the Most Out of This Course?

This course is ideal for anyone familiar with HTML and CSS who wants to expand their front-end development skills and be able to implement Bootstrap-based themes.

FAQ

What do I need to bring? You need to bring a laptop and charger to the course. Or contact us to rent a laptop.

Can I pay with a cheque? In most cases, we do accept payment by cheque. Contact us and we can issue you an invoice for the training.

What size is the class? Our classes usually have 6-10 participants, and we have a hard limit of 12 participants per trainer. 

Do you offer discounts for charities or individuals? Yes, contact us to receive a discount on the course.

Do you offer custom training? Yes, we can provide on-site, custom training for your team. Just get in touch with us and we can set up a training that fits your needs.

Do you offer refunds? Tickets are non-refundable, however it's free and easy to transfer your ticket to another person. Contact us to let us know if you'd like to transfer your registration.

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