Home Accessibility Courses Twitter The Mouth Facebook Resources Site Map About Us Contact
For 2023 - we are now fully retired from IT training.
We have made many, many friends over 25 years of teaching about Python, Tcl, Perl, PHP, Lua, Java, C and C++ - and MySQL, Linux and Solaris/SunOS too. Our training notes are now very much out of date, but due to upward compatability most of our examples remain operational and even relevant ad you are welcome to make us if them "as seen" and at your own risk.

Lisa and I (Graham) now live in what was our training centre in Melksham - happy to meet with former delegates here - but do check ahead before coming round. We are far from inactive - rather, enjoying the times that we are retired but still healthy enough in mind and body to be active!

I am also active in many other area and still look after a lot of web sites - you can find an index ((here))

Well House Consultants
You are on the site of Well House Consultants who provide Open Source Training Courses and business hotel accommodation. You are welcome to browse and use our resources subject to our copyright statement and to add in links from your pages to ours.
Other subject areas - resources
Java Resources
Well House Manor Resources
Perl Resources
Python Resources
PHP Resources
Object Orientation and General topics
MySQL Resources
Linux / LAMP / Tomcat Resources
Well House Consultants Resources
Extras Resources
C and C++ Resources
Ruby Resources
Tcl/Tk Resources
Web and Intranet Resources
PHP module H050
PHP - General
Exercises, examples and other material relating to training module H050. This module is presented on Private Courses and Specially Run Courses only

PHP is a programming language designed for use on web servers in the writing of web applications. This web site uses a PHP in many areas - for the online ordering system, for the updating diaries - and even for this very page, where extra resources will be automatically index without the need for us to rebuild the site!
Related technical and longer articles
What is PHP?

Articles and tips on this subjectupdated
2504Learning to program in ...
At Well House Consultants, we offer courses at two levels in a number of program- ming languages. Our "learning to program in ..." courses are for delegates who have never programmed before, or who are rusty, who lack confidence, or want a refresher of the basic principles. Our "... programming" courses ...
4314PHP training - refreshed modern course, backed up by years of practical experience
Our PHP course agendas were updated recently, and last week we ran our first series of courses in the new way. Learning to program in PHP started on Monday for delegate who are new to programming (or rusty) and PHP Programing for experienced programmers converting to PHP staretd on Tuesday. Programming ...
3966Our examples work with any recent version of PHP
I've been involved with PHP for a very long time, and seen the language grow and mature over the years. Which, does not mean that the older examples are no longer relevant. However, some of the examples have been labeled with ".php4" extensions - to show that they would not work under PHP3 - and those ...
1722PHP examples - source code and try it out too
The move to our new server has given me the impetus to look at some of the online examples we have on our server - code you can try out, then see how it works - and I've started with some of the PHP ones ... A sample application shell using the "4 layer model" which keeps the business logic, the web ...
3952PHP revision ... by example.
It's a big step from a few lines of PHP in a website which flashed up "Message of the day" ... to a system which computes results and looks up data dynamically ... to a system which requires pages to be linked together into an application ... to a system which requires access to back end data feeds ... ...
3530A typical weekend??
On Friday, We visited a town near Sharpness and met Billy - a Greyhound / Summat cross - who's had a hard life already in his first two years. On Saturday, Lisa from the Bristol Dog Action Welfare Group visited us to have a look at our place (and us) to check that we were suitable foster parents. And ...
3025Learning to Program ... in PHP. Course examples.
Most programming language courses you'll find commercially provided are really "conversion" courses - intended for delegates who have programmed before, but in a different (or very different) language and environment. Our PHP Programming course is like that, and being knowledgeable in very many languages ...
2430Not just a PHP program - a good web application
A very busy week so far ... station pickups, a PHP course, hosting an external luncheon meeting and hotel guests at Well House Manor, and providing a venue for, and attending, a meeting of the presidents of some of the local chambers of commerce to discuss towns working together. And it's only just ...
2663Improve your PHP on a weekend away
I'm delighted to announce two new weekend events - courses on which you can learn or improve your PHP - and enjoy yourself too. The first weekend - at the Intermediate level - is described here. Arrive on Friday, 23rd April for the main event which runs on 24th and 25th. That is followed by the ...
2589Your PHP code does not work? Here is where to start looking.
If people take the trouble to write to me and ask for help when one of the examples on our web site isn't working for them, the least I can do is to provide them with a few pointers. But it's really hard for me to provide help when the questioner doesn't tell me the symptoms of what's wrong. Would ...
2559Moving the product forward - ours, and MySQL, Perl, PHP and Python too
I have just posted a "steady as she goes" message, welcoming the new decade but reassuring our customers that we're carrying on offering very much the same high quality courses, and the same high quality hotel rooms. But things can't stand totally still - they would stagnate, courses would get out ...
2400Are you wanting to learn PHP?
Are you wanting to learn PHP? Select a course that starts and ends at the right points! You may (or may not) already know all the background stuff about web sites. And you may (or may not) have programmed a computer before. So you'll want to select the course with the correct starting point - one ...
2227Learning PHP, Ruby, Lua and Python - upcoming courses
The following programming courses are all booking well, but still have good availability: PHP - starting 6th July Ruby - starting 14th July Lua - starting 10th August Python - starting 17th August Also Deploying LAMP (Linux, Apache httpd, MySQL, PHP/Perl) from 20th July. Can be taken as separate Linux ...
2222A (biased?) comparison of PHP courses in the UK
In answer to an email asking about alternative PHP courses ... I'm the tutor of our PHP courses, and I also keep a keen eye open on the options. Occasionally, I do a 'competitive survey' and compare what we have to offer in terms of prices and facilities to other people offering training in the subject; ...
2097PHP Course - for hobby / club / charity users.
Are you looking after a PHP based web site but want to do more with it? Perhaps it's the web site for your cricket club, your local school, or a charity or special interest group you work with? What is this course all about? Traditionally, our courses have run during the week and been aimed at commercial ...
116The next generation of programmer
Ten years ago, I was teaching languages like Shell Scripting and C, but the requirement faded. As computers became steadily more powerful, standard applications were developed by a few, to be used by the many, rather than each of the many having specific code written for them. So now, I'm teaching languages ...
Examples from our training material
chris.php   Demonstration of form and pricing
fourth.php   Straightforward form and simple validation
p_fifth.php   One page application - design and human interface MATTERS
pcre.php   Regular Expression testbed
Background information
Some modules are available for download as a sample of our material or under an Open Training Notes License for free download from [here].
Topics covered in this module
What is PHP?
What is PHP used for?
What sort of language is PHP?
Is PHP the right language for me?
Complete learning
If you are looking for a complete course and not just a information on a single subject, visit our Listing and schedule page.

Well House Consultants specialise in training courses in Ruby, Lua, Python, Perl, PHP, and MySQL. We run Private Courses throughout the UK (and beyond for longer courses), and Public Courses at our training centre in Melksham, Wiltshire, England. It's surprisingly cost effective to come on our public courses - even if you live in a different country or continent to us.

We have a technical library of over 700 books on the subjects on which we teach. These books are available for reference at our training centre.

You can Add a comment or ranking to this page

© WELL HOUSE CONSULTANTS LTD., 2023: 48 Spa Road • Melksham, Wiltshire • United Kingdom • SN12 7NY
PH: 01144 1225 708225 • EMAIL: info@wellho.net • WEB: http://www.wellho.net • SKYPE: wellho

PAGE: http://www.wellho.net/resources/H050.html • PAGE BUILT: Sun Oct 11 14:50:09 2020 • BUILD SYSTEM: JelliaJamb