Web Designer

Web Designer Extension Certificate


With a focus on web design, valuable business skills and opportunities for portfolio development, this certificate offers a unique education that meets the needs of today’s web professional.

These courses are offered in computer labs. Students are not required to bring their own computer to class.


  • Prepare for a career as a web designer
  • Explore web design for personal or professional development
  • Enhance your web design knowledge and skills as part of your marketing role
  • Complete the 6 required courses (120 hours)
  • Can be completed within 1 semester up to a maximum of 2 years

Photoshop for the Web

Learn how to use Photoshop to begin website design by building site mockups to bridge design and functionality to back-end coding. At the end of this course you will be able to visualize your concepts in Photoshop and prepare your ideas for the next stage of production.

Subject code: XCIW 20008 18 Hours. Fee: $309  

Illustrator for the Web

Learn to use Illustrator to create wireframes, develop rapid prototypes and create the finished design. With responsive design becoming a standard on the web, utilizing the SVG (Scalable Victor Graphic) format ensures that graphics will be flexible for any screen size and resolution.

Subject code: XCIW 20004 12 Hours. Fee: $299  
CRN 90601
 2 classes Oct. 14 - 21  9 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Sun.


Explore the web languages of HTML and CSS which are critical for personalizing websites and troubleshooting common issues.

Subject code: XCIW 10045 30 Hours. Fee: $449  

Advanced CSS
Advanced CSS builds on a foundation of HTML & CSS to develop skills to a level of mastery.  Complex techniques using the current standards in CSS3 are also introduced. This course focuses on the development of a professional grade website that  showcases strong design and layout skills by incorporating engaging elements like animation and transitions.

Subject code: XCIW 1006412 Hours. Fee: $299 
CRN 90542
4 classesOct. 2 - 116 p.m. - 9 p.m.Tues., Thurs.


JavaScript and JQuery
Use Java Script and JQuery to create dynamic, interactive websites.
Recommended Preparation: Previous experience with HTML and/or other web languages

Subject code: XCIW 10052 24 Hours. Fee: $399  

Add dynamic content to web pages, collect and manage data, and create a simple web application with the powerful tools of PHP and MySQL.
Recommended Preparation: Previous experience with HTML and/or other web languages

Subject code: XCIW 10053 24 Hours. Fee: $399  
CRN 90600
4 classesNov. 24 - Dec. 159 a.m. - 4 p.m.Sat.


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For information about this program:
403.440.6861 or 1.888.392.3655
4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary AB T3E 6K6

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