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Mobile Application Design and Development Certification Course

Learn How to Create Mobile Apps for iOS and Android with Mobile Application Developer Training from World Education


Mobile Application Developer Training from World Education

Have you ever dreamed of developing the next big app for the iOS and Android mobile operating systems?  If so, our mobile application developer training course is for you.  

We offer the same high quality instruction and courseware found in traditional brick-and-mortar institutions, at a fraction of the cost.  Learn at your own pace, from the comfort of your own home as you prepare for a rewarding career as a mobile application developer.

In addition to learning how to create mobile apps for iOS and Android, you'll also receive a certification that will open new doors of opportunity in one of the fastest growing fields in IT.

Whether you're looking to begin a new career as an app developer, or just looking to broaden your knowledge for your own enjoyment, our mobile application course is the place to begin.

No previous programming or design experience is required. 

Over the course of your training, you'll learn the skills you need with our hands-on, real-world project based learning approach.

Upon completion of the mobile app developer training course, you'll have fully functional apps that demonstrate your understanding of mobile application development for both Android and iOS operating systems.  Moreover, you'll have an impressive portfolio, and a certification* that tells the world that you have the skills and knowledge needed to succeed as a mobile app developer for the two most widely used mobile operating systems on the market today. 

The mobile app developer course teaches students the design and technical skills they need to take their ideas from concept to fully functioning mobile apps.

You'll also learn how to identify customer needs, how to create a successful project plan, and develop your interpersonal communication skills to help you understand and articulate complex concepts and ideas.

Finally, you'll learn how to create revenue streams from apps you develop.

Our mobile application training includes video interviews of entrepreneurs, hardware technicians, and mobile application creators, and explores the career opportunities available to professional developers. 

*Upon completion of your training, you will be enrolled in the final certification exam which will prepare you to sit for the Apprentice Mobile Application Design and Development Certification Exam. To receive this certification you must complete the practical (project and tutorial) work and pass the certification final exam.

Objectives of the Mobile Application Training Program

Upon successfully completing this program, students have the necessary knowledge and experience to create mobile apps for both the Android and iOS operating systems.  You'll be able to:

  • Complete the certification exam for the Apprentice Mobile Application Designer and Developer Certification provided by
  • Understand the basics of programming and programming of mobile apps
  • Understand the Design Process and Mobile Application Life Cycles
  • Understand the basics of User Interface and User Experience design
  • Understand how to monetize an app to generate revenue
  • Recognize what it takes to be a professional in the industry
  • Understand the fundamentals of how mobile hardware works
  • Created a variety of apps
  • Demonstrate how to deploy apps to different devices including iOS, Droid, Windows, Blackberry and Mac
  • Analyze, test and write critical reviews of mobile applications
  • Present your functional app to a customer or investor

If you've ever considered a career as a mobile application developer, the Mobile Application Design and Development Certification Course is the ideal place to start.  Our open enrollment policy makes it possible for you to get started learning today, so why wait?

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As this is a project based learning experience you will be creating applications, but reviews, charts, plans and other documentation common in mobile application development. All of this work becomes part of your portfolio as an expression of your total understanding of the design, processes, marketing, legal and development.  Being in a project based learning model means assures all of the work and learning you do has a real world application and direct connection. This approach is to prepare you not only as a starting place for a career in mobile application design, but to insure you are well prepared to take and pass the certification exam. 

General Course Sections

History of Mobile Apps and Mobile Hardware

Careers in Mobile Application Development

Legal Basics of IP, Ethics and Mobile Business

Introduction to Mobile Operating Systems and Hardware

Mobile App Life Cycle

Project Management

Designing for a Customer and Market

User Interface and User Experience Design Basics

Testing and Quality Control

Monetization and Revenue Generation with Apps

Selling and Distributing Your App

Programming Tutorial Segments

                What is programming?

                Why computers are not human beings

                Learning to think like a computer

Installing the Development Environment

Understanding your Development Environment and using it effectively

Core Language Commands

Reporting data to the user

Variables, Math and Loops

Inputs from Desktops, Mobiles, and Tablets

IF’s and Boolean Logic

Outputs to Mobiles and Tablets


Functions and Subroutines

Compiling and Testing

Coding for advertising - Free applications make money too

Giving the customer what they pay for

Prepping Your App for Mobile Stores

Dealing with customer feedback

Applying bug fixes and new features

Additional Info

120.00 hours
Course Access Time

Students will have 16 weeks to complete the course. Learner is expected to spend between 70-80 hours to complete the course. 


Daniel Foreman has been programming since he was seven, and has enjoyed working for large and small software companies throughout his career. Another constant in his career is his enjoyment of helping others to learn. Since 2005 Daniel has been focused on supporting and training new and application developers. His first tutorial DVDs focused on desktop applications and games. As smartphones grew in popularity he then changed focus to work with a new rapid mobile development kit (AGK) and in 2012 released a book on Programming for Android and Windows. Over his career he has produced hundreds of tutorial videos and has spent countless hours supporting and training people new to programming. His passion and enjoyment is evident in the time he invests in helping others to learn app programming.

Steve Waddell has been creating career oriented computer courseware since the mid 90’s. He is passionate for creating tools to inspire others to learn and is an award winning entrepreneur and developer of interactive online learning. Steve is the founder of the Future Application and Game Designer Challenge and has run the competition for 8 years.

Steve met Daniel after buying and reading one of Daniel’s programming books. They quickly learned they had similar interest in engaging learners at all levels and became collaborators on creating this online course. The world has never been the same since.


No prior design, programming or graphics programming experience are necessary. It is helpful to have a basic familiarity with computers. A high school level of mathematics, reading and writing is assumed.  

Requirements/Materials Included

You can complete all of the project work using the 30 Day free trail version of the development kit. If you take longer than 30 days, then you will need to upgrade to the full development kit.

System requirements 1 GB Ram, 1 GB HD Space, OpenGL compatible Video Card, Windows XP SP3/ Vista SP2 / Win7 / Win 8 


Upon completion of your training, you will be enrolled in the final certification exam which will prepare you to sit for the Apprentice Mobile Application Design and Development Certification Exam. To receive this certification you must complete the practical (project and tutorial) work and pass the certification final exam.

You earn a WOW Apprentice Certification offered through