PHP Advanced

Hours: 32 / Access Length: 7 Weeks / Delivery: Monthly, Mentor Supported
Retail Price: $375.00

Course Overview:

If you are familiar with the basics of programming and want to move to the next level, this class is for you! In this course we will explore the object-oriented side of PHP. You will design and use objects in your PHP applications. We will cover security, networking, PEAR, XML and Ajax. We will cover working with databases and techniques for developing web-based applications. Students will need access to a webserver that supports PHP and a database.

ATTENTION: This course has a strict start and end date.  When a student enrolls into this course, they will need to work with one of our Training Assessment Managers (TAMs) to choose a start date before they can be enrolled in their course.

Course Outline:

  • Students will explore PHP features to work with developing modular web applications.
  • Students will write PHP code to store session data in the database and create an authentication process for their websites.
  • Students will develop and use PHP classes.
  • Students will create more complex PHP classes.
  • Students will use PHP to communicate across the network and configure their web server to work with PHP.
  • Students will run PHP scripts from the server command line.
  • Students will write PHP code using PEAR.
  • Students will create PHP pages that use Ajax.
  • Students will write PHP to code to work with XML data.
  • Students will create a final PHP application to show what they have learned in this course.


All necessary materials are included.

System Requirements:

System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended for the best experience.
Hardware Requirements:
  • CPU: 1 GHz or higher
  • RAM: 2 GB or higher
  • Resolution: 1280 x 720 or higher
  • Speakers / Headphones
  • Microphone (Webinar / Live Online sessions)
Operating System Requirements:
  • Microsoft Windows 7 or 10 (Home, Pro)
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • Latest Chrome OS
  • Latest Linux Distributions

NOTE: While we understand that our courses can be viewed on Android and iPhone devices, we do not recommend the use of these devices for our courses. The size of these devices do not provide a good learning environment for students taking online or live online based courses.

Web Browser Requirements:
  • Latest Google Chrome is recommended for the best experience.
  • Latest Mozilla FireFox
  • Latest Microsoft Edge
  • Latest Apple Safari
Basic Software Requirements (These are recommendations of software to use):
  • Office suite software (Microsoft Office, OpenOffice, or LibreOffice)
  • PDF reader program (Adobe Reader, FoxIt)
  • Courses may require other software that is denoted in the above course outline.

** The course outlines displayed on this website are subject to change at any time without prior notice. **