October 9 -
September 5 -
September 12 -
Ave. hours 16, 1.6 CEUs/ILUs
About Your Instructor
Andy Helmi is a graphic and website designer, technical consultant and an online marketing specialist located in Vancouver, BC, Canada. His education background includes over ten years of academic training in electronic/computer engineering, graphic and web design, music and digital photography.
Andy’s professional experience in digital media started in 1996. He has worked for a few companies and also has been running his own freelance design business ever since.
Andy also has passion for teaching. He is an Adobe certified instructor and has completed “BC Instructional Skills” certification. He has been developing courses/programs and teaching at several local colleges and universities including Vancouver School Board, Vancouver Community College, Langara College and Kwantlen Polytechnic University.
Course objectives are for students:
To understand the required elements for having a website
To learn about domains, prices, selection, purchase and Internet laws
To understand various hosting packages and features, and learning how to choose the right hosting for your company.
To learn the process of pointing a domain address to your host
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:
Plan steps of creating a WordPress website
Research, choose and purchase the right domain for your business
Find a good hosting company, choose the right hosting package and sign up for it
Point your domain to your host