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.


Important Notice

Effective May 1, 2020 the Web Designer Extension Certificate program will be suspended. Current, active students will have until April 30, 2020 to complete the program requirements for graduation.



  • 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 Discontinued

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 90603 12 Hours. Fee: $299 Discontinued


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 Discontinued

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: $299Discontinued



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 Discontinued

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 Discontinued


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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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