Learnit Training
Course PHP Programming Basics
  • You get to know all the basic functions of PHP in an efficient way
  • Link with the MySQL database
  • A lot of practice material that encourages learning after training
  • Small group with a lot of personal attention
  • Very experienced teacher

Do you want to do more with your website? In this training you will learn how to work with PHP, so you can develop web forms, a CMS, administration systems or a webshop. In this training you will also learn to add more dynamics to your website.

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"Excellent training that has fully lived up to my expectations" - Rating: 9.0

learnit PHP Programming Base

Course PHP Programming Basics

PHP makes your pages more dynamic and interactive. PHP is a powerful, open source scripting language that can be used to link a website to a database (for example: MySQL or PostgreSQL). Using PHP will make your website more interactive, attractive and manageable. With PHP you can develop many custom applications. If you have mastered the basics of PHP, you can work independently with calculations, web forms, links to a database or even write your own shopping cart system. This PHP basic training will help you with practical examples.


  • Installing a PHP development environment
  • Writing first own script
  • Variables and data types
  • Use of operators and loops
  • Create Web Forms
  • Use of Cookies and sessions
  • Open and write files with PHP
  • Database design and link to MySQL database
  • Identifying and debugging Errors
  • Case: Create a simple webshop


This training is ideally suited for anyone who wants to master PHP programming.

Prior knowledge

In order to follow this training successfully, you must have a basic knowledge of HTML. If you are not sure if you have this knowledge see the explanation of our basic HTML and CSS course.


The course is given in Dutch and the course material gets you home. It also works on Pcs, but the training is also suitable for MAC users.


This training is offered on the basis of our Open learning form-teaching method. This means that under the active supervision of our trainer, you are working independently to make your own substance. You can achieve your learning goals at your own pace without being bothered by a faster or slower pace of your fellow students. The trainer will ensure that you stay on track and achieve your learning goals. This form of learning offers space for customised work. You will have the opportunity to create examples from your own practice and IT environment that will make you more specific. more...


The training is provided by default in Dutch. The trainer controls the English language. English course material can be used. When registering at least 3 participants, the training can also be provided entirely in English.


Mentioned prices are per person, including course material. Lunch is included in the training on location.

On location Online
Duration 3 days 6 sessions of three hours
Price per day, excl. VAT € 375,- € 290,-
Total, incl. VAT € 1361,25 € 1052,70


After completing the training, a LEARNIT certificate will be issued as proof of participation.


We also organize this training online. For this we use Webbex or Zoom. Logging in with Skype is also possible. On request this training can also be organized with Microsoft Teams.

Amsterdam Wednesday 29 July 2020, 10:00-17:00

  • Until one year after the training you can participate for free.
  • Against payment of the catering costs you can also participate in a classroom training.


The PHP Programming Basic course has been assessed with an average of 8.3.

"Great course to master the basics of PHP and MySQL. The advantage of this course is that you immediately see the effects of the lesson material in the assignments with at the end a self-made login screen that checks the input with what you have put in the database yourself". - Review: 7.9

Stefan van Duijn, ING - PHP Programming Basic

"Learnit sent a professional instructor to our company. The teacher explained the basics very well so that our team could understand what PHP is now and how to program with it. Since it was the basic course, we can now do simple things ourselves. I look forward to a full course." - Assessment: 8.4

Ronald de Bakker, Municipality of The Hague - PHP Programming Basic

"It's very convenient that you can follow your own pace. If you can't figure something out, the teacher will be there to explain." - Review: 7.7

B. Coppens, Cartel Car Rental B.V. - PHP Programming Basic

"In this training you will get the basics for PHP, with which you can make a good first setup for a system. You can bring in the situations that are relevant to your own work situation and thus, within the framework of the training, shape them for yourself". - Review: 7.9

R. Subdivisions, National Netherlands - PHP Programming Basic

"Excellent training that has fully met my expectations" - Rating: 9.0

A. Verhoeven, Chromalloy Holland B.V. - PHP Programming Basic

"Clear theoretical explanations and practical exercises to be carried out during the lesson. Learnit's trainer knows how to adapt the course to the students. Got a successful PHP base that will be of great use to me in practice. Thank you." - Assessment: 8.2

A. Cripple - PHP Programming Basic

"the added value was that the teacher was also able to help with php problems outside the course. he was able to help me well so that I can get on with my work." - Review: 7.9

R. van Erp, Van Haandel Metaal - PHP Programming Basic

"A tough course where you're sure to get an introduction to PHP." - Assessment: 8.1

E. Conlin, Sisyphus Design - PHP Programming Basic

"I was able to get PHP out of the 'abacadabra' sphere. I needed this nudge to embroider it myself." - Assessment: 9.3

J.F. Altenburg, Stenden University of Applied Sciences - PHP Programming Basic

"Depending on the "foundation" already in place at the start of this course, the depth of the Basic PHP course is tailored to the candidates, which is a very powerful concept, allowing the course to be tailored to the student's needs". - Assessment: 7.4

M.Dijs, Avans University of Applied Sciences - PHP Programming Basic