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Front End Coding Courses

Treehouse’s online courses can give you all the skills you need to become a front end web developer. Front end web development is also sometimes called “client-side development. It consists of using the web’s building blocks - such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript - to create websites and applications that are dynamic and engaging. If you want to start a career in front end development, then you’ve come to the right place.

Part of what makes Treehouse unique is that everything is self-paced. Everyone learns new information at different speeds, so our courses accommodate that. As you go, you’ll learn how to use front end web development skills and how to use them in a career.

Anyone can reap the benefits of Treehouse. Whether you’re a beginner or someone with a career in front end web development already, we have a course that will be beneficial for you. Our skills are organized by skill level, allowing you to pick skills based on your level of comfort with the material.

Treehouse allows you to truly customize your learning journey, according to your style of learning. You’ll gain a deep understanding of these concepts, from the fundamental level all the way to the high-level material.

Treehouse also prepares you for the job market by helping you build a portfolio of work and front end development projects. With this portfolio and the skills you learn, you’ll be able to find a career in the industry. With practice modules, exercises, workshops, and much more, you’ll be able to feel confident in your front end web development abilities by the end.

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Front End Classes for New Developers

As a front-end web developer, you’ll be responsible for implementing visual elements that users will be able to see and interact with in websites and applications. Back-end web developers provide support for front-end developers by integrating the front end work and making sure the server-side logic is sound.

Front end web development is one of the most common software engineer jobs today. If you’ve ever wanted to learn to code, you’ve likely come across front end development as your top suggestion. It’s a great place to start, and with Treehouse, you’ll be able to develop those skills and find out what you need to land a career in the industry.

Treehouse accommodates any type of learner, and any schedule. Our digital learning hub is perfect for those with full-time jobs. Our courses are designed so that you can jump in whenever you’re available and learn the material. As you take more courses and tracks, you’ll get a more well-rounded, dynamic set of skills. Many students who have full-time jobs can often find the time to complete a course in as little as three months. By the end of those three months, you’ll feel confident in what you’ve learned.

A big part of the success of our students is the expertise of our teachers. Our staff of front end web development teachers know how to teach the concepts and have experience in the field themselves, so they know how to create a curriculum that will be applicable outside of a classroom environment. These learning plans will help you actually understand the concepts on a deep level.

In addition to our teachers, Treehouse has a great community of students as well. When you take a course with us, you’ll get access to the Treehouse Slack channel where you can converse with students who are learning the same concepts. You’ll also have the opportunity to chat directly with teachers and other staff members who can help you on your learning journey.

Even if you’re just needing a refresher on some front end skills, or if you’re already proficient and you want to learn a more specific skill, Treehouse is the right place to go. Our learning tracks are so varied and constantly updated for the newest changes in the industry. Students regularly come back to Treehouse to make sure they stay up to date and on top of things.

Meet Your Built in Code Editor

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A fully browser-based code editor designed to make learning with Treehouse a breeze.

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The built-in code editor will assist you with your markup. This will help you identify any potential issues as you practice your coding skills. This ensures you will pick up on any mistakes you make early on, which will help you to correct these mistakes and give you a good foundation from which to progress. This is just one of several available tools to help you be successful.

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It’s never been easier to take a course with Treehouse. You can try out Treehouse for free, learn at your own pace, get the precise help you need, network with others and get started on your chosen high-paying career path! Start your seven-day trial to jump-start your learning journey right away.


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A Look Inside the Industry


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Career Positions

    • Front End Engineer
    • Senior Front End Engineer
    • Lead Front End Engineer

Career Skills

    • HTML & CSS
    • javascript/jquery
    • angular.js

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    Master Programming Basics

    After you’ve mastered the basic skills needed for front end web development, you’ll be able to put together well-designed and functional websites and applications. You’ll learn how to make them accessible across browsers and devices. You could use these skills to build your own website, help a local business set up an eCommerce website, and much more.

    Whether you’re starting from the very basics or if you’re looking to expand your skill set, our tracks will have something for you. Things like HTML, CSS, and JavaScript are so essential to the Internet, that those who know how to develop will always be in demand. We have tracks that teach skills such as HTML basics, string manipulation, HTML dialog, SVG basics, CSS basics, and much more.

    As you learn and develop your skills, you’ll get access to all of the tools you need to keep the information fresh in your mind. Interactive videos, exercises, and challenges will help you to learn the skills and see how they’re applied in real applications. Review tools like quizzes and workshops will allow you to lock down the concepts and make sure you are confident with the material before moving on to the next lesson. With Treehouse, you’re not just memorizing information to pass a class. You’re learning how to use this information in a future career. This is what makes Treehouse students so successful.

    With Treehouse, all it takes is 30 minutes a day. If you have some time to set aside, you have the time to develop a brand new skill that can be leveraged into a new career. Front end coding is an incredible skill for any developer to have. If you’re serious about starting a career in programming, it definitely helps to learn front end development concepts. This is especially the case for those who want to learn full stack development skills. If you’re ready to start learning with Treehouse, browse our front end development courses today.

    Learn More

    In Treehouse's blog, you can find a wide variety of topics that can further help you in your learning and application of new skills. For instance, you can look up “What Is Front-End Web Development?” And “Intro to Design Thinking” can help you tackle design.

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