Raise your jQuery game
Thursday 18 April, 08:30 to 17:00
at the Saïd Business School, OX1 1HP
Last year you said you wanted even more hands-on. This year we're giving it to you with three cracking in-depth workshops, each delivered by one of appendTo's jQuery experts.
All you'll need to do is bring your laptop and turn up the day before the conference.
Note the training location is different from the conference.
Registration starts at 08:30, with some welcoming coffee and pastries. Refreshments and lunch are provided
Saïd Business School
Park End Street
(The conference on 19 April take place in the King's centre, Osney Mead, Oxford, OX2 0ES)
A solid introduction to the core concepts of jQuery-focused front-end development that shows you how to use it to interact with and manipulate sites. By the end of the day you'll feel more confident about using jQuery and be ready to start developing for the front-end.
- jQuery Intro and Selections
- jQuery Methods and Chaining
- jQuery each, Deeper into Functions
- jQuery and DOM Manipulation
£160 plus VAT
Director of Training at appendTo
2. Advanced jQuery Techniques
It's time to realise the full potential of jQuery. Join us as we delve into advanced topics surrounding front-end web development and learn how to adopt an application architecture that is maintainable and scalable, while still keeping things simple.
We'll teach you how to utilise the jQuery library in the context of large-scale applications and show you how to dramatically improve performance, write cleaner and more concise code and increase maintainability and reusability. By the end of the day you should feel confident creating and maintaining advanced front-end-focused web applications.
- Event Delegation
- Traversal, Filters, and Advanced Selectors
- Simplifying Code with Conventions
- Just-in-time Initialisation Patterns
- jQuery Plugins
- jQuery UI Widget Factory
£270 plus VAT
Designer & developer for appendTo
3. jQuery Mobile
jQuery Mobile is a great solution to mobile web development. Join us and learn how to use its library and progressive enhancement approach to create rich and interactive mobile user experiences with wide device support.
We'll give you the most comprehensive jQuery Mobile knowledge one can gain in a single day of training. By the end you'll feel more confident about using it to create mobile web experiences and even utilising advanced functionality to transform a mobile site into a mobile application.
- Getting Started with jQuery Mobile
- Pages and Navigation
- The User Interface: Lists, Forms, and Themes
- jQuery and jQuery Mobile: Events and Ajax
- Advanced Usage and Mobile Applications
£270 plus VAT
Director of Professional Services at appendTo
I'm a front-end web developer who specialises in jQuery. Three years ago I co-authored O'Reilly's jQuery Cookbook and am currently working the jQuery Mobile Cookbook. I'm a jQuery Foundation board member, a member of the jQuery Mobile team. When I'm not doing anything jQuery related I co-host the Official jQuery Podcast and work as Director of Professional Services at appendTo.
Founded by former team members of the jQuery project, appendTo was formed to provide design and technology solutions through products, services and training. Contact us on our website for more information about our training classes and consulting services.