What is web development?

The term ‘web development’ refers to the designing, creating and maintaining of websites. This includes creating a website’s structure, designing graphic elements and writing code.

Our web development courses take learners with no experience in coding to the point that they can work as junior web developers.

Explore our Web Development Courses

Web Development Courses

Advanced Software & Web Developer Diploma

In the Advanced Software and Web Developer Diploma, students learn the coding languages that every web developer needs to know: HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Students…

Web Development Courses

Advanced Software & Web Developer with Python

In the Advanced Software and Web Developer Diploma, students learn the coding languages that every web developer needs to know: HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Students…

Web Development Courses

Web Developer Diploma

In the Web Developer diploma, students learn the coding languages required to be a front-end web developer and create dynamic websites. The programme covers the…

Web Development Courses

Computer and Technology Basics for Developers

The course is designed to provide students with a strong foundation in technology fundamentals.

Web Development Courses

Introduction to HTML

If you want to learn HTML code to allow you to create your own websites, either for yourself or for work, this is a great…

Social Media Courses

WordPress for Business

This course is specifically designed for those wishing to learn how to create a business-focused website. You’ll learn about designing the site and how to…

Web Development Courses

Web Design Award

Want to understand how to design a website? This award will give you three key courses to explore: Dreamweaver CC, Photoshop CC, and HTML and…

Why choose a Pitman Training web development course?

  • Pitman Training is a highly respected brand. We have more than 180 years of training experience. And, a Pitman Training qualification from our programmes is a mark of excellence for any employee.
  • Our range of website development courses covers everything from basic HTML coding to using WordPress for business, to learning the fundamentals of CSS and JavaScript.
  • Looking to enhance your skills and improve your employability? You can combine your web development training with a related Pitman Training course. Web design courses are a popular match.
  • Conveniently, courses run all year long. Plus, you can find our web development courses for beginners in training centres across the UK. Or, we can accommodate remote study if you prefer online web development courses.
  • You can choose to train any time you like. Whether full-time or part-time, you enjoy a flexible schedule that fits your timetable.

Careers in web development

  • Web developers can work as individual contractors, as part of agencies or in-house at companies. Salaries typically start at £25,000.
  • Future web developers can boost their skills with Adobe PhotoshopPremiere and Illustrator courses.

Web development courses available

Pitman Training’s web development courses focus on both the front-end and back-end development.

You can start at the beginning with Introduction to HTML courses. Learn HTML for beginners, then progress to a fully-accredited Advanced Software and Web Developer diploma. Or, you could opt to pursue courses in CSS and JavaScript to expand your skill set.

Whichever you choose in centre or online web development courses, we pledge our support. Our experienced course tutors are with you every step of the way. Have a question? Just contact us for a free, friendly career consultation with the training experts

Frequently Asked Questions

Is a tutor-led training seminar a better way for you to learn?

Absolutely, tutor-led seminars, commonly known as instructor-led training sessions, offer an engaging and interactive approach to learning. Led by seasoned professionals, these sessions ensure a deeper understanding of the subject matter, providing immediate feedback and personalized attention. Whether it’s employee training or corporate skill development, these instructor-led sessions encourage direct interaction, fostering an environment conducive to active learning. At Pitman Training, our extensive collection of tutor-led training videos combines the flexibility of online learning with the live guidance of expert instructors.

Are the courses approved?

Yes our courses are accredited by awarding bodies and accepted by all employers.

When do the courses start?

We have monthly intakes for every course, please enquire to find out more.

I work nights, can I study part-time?

Yes, we recommend all our students allocate 8 to 10 hours per week. All our courses take up to 3 months to complete and our diplomas take up to 1 year.

Who will train me?

Some of our certifications are studied online using our interactive platform and some of our diplomas are conducted via online seminars.

Do I study online or at a training centre?

We offer a blended learning approach. Our courses and diplomas can be studied remotely from the comfort of your own home. You also have the option to also study in our centers if you prefer face-to-face learning.

If I fail an exam?

One re-sit is provided for our courses. However, we have a very high pass rates in completing the assessments.

Can I pay back over a period of time?

Yes, we offer various payment plans up to 36 months to help split the cost over a manageable period of time.

What is the cost?

Our costs vary for our courses and diplomas and start from as little as £20 per month over a 36-month payment plan period. Fill in the form to find out more.

Finance Options

Wherever possible our training is tailored to your needs. The cost of our training programmes depend on the course(s) you choose and varies according to duration and breadth. Rest assured we have a number of payment options available to ensure the cost of training is affordable and can be worked alongside your other financial commitments. Common ways people fund their training include: –


  • Flexible payment plans to help you spread the cost* available at many of our centres;
  • You could opt to pay upfront.

Company Funded:

Requesting funding from your employers needn’t be a daunting task. Many employers support and encourage their employees with their professional development and consider it a worthwhile investment to fund any training required.

What we can help with:

  • Providing a comprehensive training programme outlining learning outcomes
  • Tailored personnel letters
  • Communication with finance departments to arrange payment options (upfront or payment plan*).

Funding & Grants:

There may be the opportunity to apply for funded grants that can help towards the cost of training. These include the Skills Development Scotland ITAs and the ReAct programme in Wales. All schemes will have different terms and conditions that will need to be met in order to qualify for a grant and these are managed by each individual centre.

We’d recommend you speak to a Course Advisor in your local centre to find out whether they are registered to offer any such schemes and discuss your requirements further.

* Terms and Conditions apply. Speak to a Course Advisor for full information on the options available to you.

Career Path

A great diploma that can help open the doors to a variety of careers thanks to its unique tailor-made set up. You could work towards any number of office administration type careers in roles such as Medical Secretary, Legal Secretary, PA, EA or Office Manager. Alternatively, you could utilise the skills gained to kick-start a rewarding career in an accounting role with positions such as Bookkeeper, Accounts Assistant or Finance Assistant.

Pitman Training Course Enquiry

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