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Learning Tree International Introduces a New Course — HTML5: Next Generation Web Development: Enhancing Websites with Emerging Technologies

RESTON, VA (September 19, 2011)
Learning Tree International (NASDAQ: LTRE) has announced the introduction of a new web development course—HTML5: Next Generation Web Development: Enhancing Websites with Emerging Technologies. This HTML5 course provides participants with the in-depth knowledge and skills needed to leverage HTML5 and create websites with next generation standards.

“In this HTML5 course, participants learn to build standards-compliant, responsive web pages with the next generation of Application Programming Interfaces (APIs),” said Jennifer Urick, Vice President of Product Development for Learning Tree International. “Participants learn how to leverage HTML5 to create modern, feature-rich sites using next generation standards.”

HTML5: Next Generation Web Development: Enhancing Websites with Emerging Technologies empowers organizations to harness the future of web development today while supporting legacy browsers. In this HTML5 course, participants learn to create modern, attractive websites with HTML5 through practical hands-on exercises.

Exercises include:

  • Improving semantics, accessibility and SEO with markup
  • Preventing user error with validation and pickers
  • Creating a 3-D effect with borders, shadows and fonts
  • Customizing the user experience with location-specific content
  • Persisting JSON data in localStorage
  • Pushing content to the client with WebSockets
  • Depicting data graphically with the Canvas API

Learning Tree will begin presenting HTML5: Next Generation Web Development: Enhancing Websites with Emerging Technologies at its Education Centers in September 2011.

The current schedule includes the following:

  • Washington, DC (Rockville, MD) — September 27-30, 2011
  • Ottawa, ON — October 4-7, 2011
  • New York, NY — October 11-14, 2011
  • Toronto, ON — October 18-21, 2011
  • Washington, DC (Alexandria, VA) — November 1-4, 2011

This schedule is subject to change.

There are three ways for participants to attend this course:

  1. At a Learning Tree Education Center.

  2. Via Learning Tree AnyWare™ — our live, online, instructor-led training delivery solution that allows participants to join this course from their home, office, or anywhere there is Internet access.

  3. This course can also be delivered on site at a client facility as a private, customized event.

For further information and the latest course dates and locations, call 1-888-THE-TREE (1-888-843-8733) or visit us online.

About Learning Tree International

Learning Tree International is a leading global provider of highly effective, hands-on training to information technology professionals and managers. Since 1974, over 65,000 organizations have relied on Learning Tree to enhance the professional skills of more than 2.1 million employees. Learning Tree develops, markets and delivers a broad, proprietary library of instructor-led courses focused on web development; IT security; project management; operating systems; databases; networking; software development; and leadership, management and business skills. Courses are presented globally at Learning Tree Education Centers, on-site at client facilities, and can be attended via Learning Tree AnyWare™, the Company’s proprietary technology that connects participants via the web to the actual classroom, from their workplace or home. For more information about our products and services, call 1-888-THE-TREE (1-888-843-8733), visit, follow @LearningTree on Twitter or visit Learning Tree International's Facebook fan page.

Contact Information

Max Shevitz
Learning Tree International
Phone: (703) 925-5590

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