Soft Skills

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • An understanding of the problem-solving techniques that apply to software development, including the following principles of software development:
    • Modern software development models
    • Typical phases of a software development lifecycle
    • Concepts of event-driven programming
    • Concepts of object-oriented programming
    • Creating use-case diagrams
    • Designing and building a User Interface (UI)
    • Developing a structured application
  • A basic understanding of the following scripting techniques and some hands-on experience writing scripts:
    • Web scripting techniques
    • Macro scripting techniques
    • Windows scripting techniques
  • A general understanding of the purpose, function and features of following .NET Framework topics:
    • Common Language Runtime
    • .NET Framework class library
    • Common Type System
    • Component Interoperation
    • Cross-language Interoperability
    • Assemblies in the Common Language Runtime
    • Application domains
    • Runtime hosts supported by the .NET Framework
  • Experience using Visual Studio 2008 in the following task areas:
    • Declaring and initialising typed variables using the Camel case naming convention
    • Using arithmetic, relational and logical operators in code statements
    • Using branching statements to control code execution
    • Using looping statements to iterate through collections or repeat steps until a specified condition is met
    • Creating classes and methods to establish the basic structure of an application
    • Using methods and events to implement the programming logic of an application
    • Identifying syntax and logic errors
    • Accessing and managing data from a data source
  • Experience in object oriented design and development as follows:
    • Creating and accessing classes and class properties
    • Creating and accessing methods and overloaded methods
    • Implementing inheritance, base classes and abstract classes
    • Declaring, raising and handling events
    • Responding to and throwing exceptions
    • Implementing interfaces and polymorphism
    • Implementing shared and static members
    • Implementing generics
    • Creating components and class libraries
  • Experience in N-Tier application design and development as follows:
    • Managing a software development process
    • Controlling input at the user interface level in Windows client and Web applications
    • Debugging, tracing and profiling .NET applications
    • Monitoring and logging .NET applications
    • Implementing basic testing best practices
    • Performing basic data access tasks with LINQ
      • Basics of LINQ to Extensible Markup Language (XML)
      • Basics of LINQ to Entities
      • Basics of LINQ to SQL
    • Implementing basic security best practices in .NET Applications
      • Basics of Code Access Security
      • Basics of Role-Based Security
      • Basics of Cryptography Services
    • Implementing basic service calls 
      • Basics of creating and consuming XML Web Services
      • Basics of creating and consuming WCF Services
    • Using .NET Configuration Files
    • Deploying .NET Framework Applications using ClickOnce and the MS Installer
  • Data access experience in Windows client application development as follows:
    • Connect to a data source
    • Implement data binding
    • Implement data validation at the UI layer
  • Data access experience in Web application development as follows:
    • Connect to a data source
    • Implement dynamic data
    • Implement data validation at the UI layer
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As a Microsoft Certified Learning Partner we have a commitment to our customers to provide the highest level of training standards possible. To this end we continue to seek out talented individuals with a natural flair for communicating technical subject matter to a wide variety of audiences.

With customers both here in the UK and Europe, we deliver classess in native english covering a wide spectrum of products.

We are always looking to add to our existing portfolio of trainers. You must already have achieved your MCT qualification and have some commercial training delivery experience. Perhaps you may have already chosen a specialist subject to focus on such as Microsoft SharePoint Server, SQL Server, System Center, Exchange Server or generalise in Windows Server – We’d like to hear from you.

In the first instance please send us your CV to our Human Resources department. Please also include a link to your online transcript.

Need to know more about our associate program, give us a call on 0845 600 6061