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Functional PHP Programming (3 days)

Our Functional PHP course is the course developers need to learn how to leverage the PHP language and the MySQL database to generate web applications. This course focuses on the functional aspects of PHP - focusing on teaching developers how to create functional, portable code using PHP.

This customized course outline has been created for HowStuffWorks, Inc.

Functional PHP Programming Course Calendar (3 days)

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1 Includes airfare from anywhere in the continental United States and some parts of Canada as well as accommodation and shuttle services.
2 Include course and course materials only.
3 Requires a broadband internet connection and microphone. Note that Virtual LIVE courses are led by an instructor, and as such start and end in local time (based on the course location), this my differ from your time zone.
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Recommended Pre-requisites

Students taking this course should have programming experience (preferrably scripting) and knowledge of programming concepts. This course provides a rapid introduction to the functional aspects of PHP (such as datatypes, loops, functions, etc.).

Course Outline/Agenda

This course covers the following topics:

  • PHP Fundamentals/Review
  • Debugging PHP Code
  • PHP Session Handling Features
  • Handling Date & Time in PHP
  • Understanding common flaws/security issues in PHP applications
  • Object Oriented Programming and PHP 5
    • Class Inheritance
    • Autloading Classes
    • Constructors and Destructors
    • Member and method visibility
    • Abstract Classes
    • Object Interfaces
    • Overloading
    • Class Members
  • Accessing relational databases using PHP PDO functions

Class Size

This class is limited to a maximum of 12 students.

On-Site Delivery

This course is available for on-site delivery for groups of 3 or more students.

OTG offers discounted training for on-site courses of more than 3 students - call us at 877-258-8987 (or submit the form on the upper right side of this page) for more information.

Course Details
This course is delivered using our Course Guide and a PHP function reference. The course is delivered by one of our Subject Matter Experts, with experience in a wide range of database engines, including years of DBA and PHP experience.

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