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Introduction to PHP Training

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4 Days

24 CPD hours

About this course

This course is Intended for students with HTML Experience.


At the completion of the course, you will be able to:
How PHP works.
The basic syntax of PHP.
Create dynamic interactive pages with PHP.
Manipulate files with PHP.
Work with arrays in PHP.
Validate forms with PHP.
Write functions in PHP.
Manipulate and manage database data with PHP.
Authenticate users with PHP.
Manage sessions with PHP.
Work with the MDB2 package.
Learn advanced form validation with regular expressions.
Send email with PHP.


In this PHP training course, students will learn to create database-driven websites using PHP and MySQL or the database of their choice.

PHP Basics
  • How PHP Works
    The php.ini File
    Basic PHP Syntax
    First PHP Script
    PHP Operators
    Creating Dynamic Pages
    Passing Variables via the Query String
Flow Control
  • Conditional Processing
    Working with Conditions
    Working with Loops
  • Enumerated Arrays
    Working with Enumerated Arrays
    Associative Arrays
    Working with Associative Arrays
    Two-dimensional Arrays
    Array Manipulation Functions
PHP and HTML Forms
  • HTML Forms
    Processing Form Input
String Manipulation
  • Formatting Strings
    Working with String Manipulation Functions
    Magic Quotes
Reusing Code and Writing Functions
  • Including Files
    Adding a Header and Footer
    User Functions
    Form Processing
    Form Validation and Presentation Functions
Managing Data
  • Querying a Database
    Inserting Records
Authentication with PHP and SQL
  • A Database-less Login Form
    Authenticating Users
Regular Expressions
  • Perl-compatible Regular Expression Functions
    Regular Expression Syntax
    Form Validation Functions with Regular Expressions
Session Control and Cookies
  • Sessions
    Authentication with Session Control
Sending Email with PHP
  • mail()
    Sending a Password by Email
File System Management
  • Opening a File
    Reading from a File
    Writing to a File
    Writing to a File
    File Locking
    Uploading Files via an HTML Form
    Getting File Information
    More File Functions
    Directory Functions
    Creating a Resume Management Page
Additional course details:

Nexus Humans Introduction to PHP Training training program is a workshop that presents an invigorating mix of sessions, lessons, and masterclasses meticulously crafted to propel your learning expedition forward.

This immersive bootcamp-style experience boasts interactive lectures, hands-on labs, and collaborative hackathons, all strategically designed to fortify fundamental concepts.

Guided by seasoned coaches, each session offers priceless insights and practical skills crucial for honing your expertise. Whether you're stepping into the realm of professional skills or a seasoned professional, this comprehensive course ensures you're equipped with the knowledge and prowess necessary for success.

While we feel this is the best course for the Introduction to PHP Training course and one of our Top 10 we encourage you to read the course outline to make sure it is the right content for you.

Additionally, private sessions, closed classes or dedicated events are available both live online and at our training centres in Dublin and London, as well as at your offices anywhere in the UK, Ireland or across EMEA.

Training Insurance Included!

When you organise training, we understand that there is a risk that some people may fall ill, become unavailable. To mitigate the risk we include training insurance for each delegate enrolled on our public schedule, they are welcome to sit on the same Public class within 6 months at no charge, if the case arises.

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