25 Premium Design Courses Worth Taking

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Whether you’re a web designer, web developer, or you’re just passionate about everything web related, these premium design courses featured in this article will surely prove to be very valuable to you.

The courses below cover a wide array of subjects, such as:

  • how to work with Jekyll
  • what are some of the best essential JS galleries
  • how to use CSS for branding or presentation projects
  • learn about Brackets
  • how to design a landing page
  • how to design WooCommerce themes
  • how to create user-friendly websites
  • how to create HTML forms
  • how to design Ghost themes
  • how to use WordPress Customizer for your themes
  • how to use Bootstrap
  • learn about Material Design
  • learn about mobile UI design
  • how to prototype with Macaw
  • how to use Sketch for UI designs
  • …and even, how to promote your web design business!

Building Static Websites With Jekyll

In this course, you’ll learn all about the Jekyll static site generator and build a whole website from scratch in less than two hours.


Essential JS Libraries for Web Design

In this course, Adi Purdilla will teach you about some of the most useful libraries as well as a very easy and effective way of loading them into your projects.


10 CSS3 Projects: Branding and Presentation

In this course you’ll be using CSS3 to complete ten branding and presentation projects, from a personal business card to a PowerPoint-style presentation.


Introduction to Brackets

In this course, instructor Craig Campbell will teach you how to use Brackets in your web design projects, starting with the basics.


Landing Page Design Principles

This course will teach you what a landing page is, what structure it might typically have, and how you should design it for best results.


Go Further With WooCommerce Themes

In this course, Envato Tuts+ instructor Rachel McCollin will teach you how to enhance your WooCommerce site with features such as embedded video, mega menus and filter menus.


A Beginner’s Guide to Web Accessibility

Whether you’re a designer, developer, project manager or CEO, this course will help you realize that accessibility is worth the time it takes to make improvements.


Scroll Events Made Easy

In this lesson, you’ll learn how to use three powerful, simple JavaScript frameworks to create your own eye-catching scroll effects without having to type much of your own JavaScript at all.


Solid HTML Form Structure

In this short course, you will learn how to properly structure your forms, including how to make them accessible and perform client-side validation.


Ghost Theme Development: Beyond the Basics

In this course, you’ll learn how to leverage these new options in some creative ways, with custom sorting and styling of featured posts, image gallery creation, contact pages complete with forms and maps, and even Tumblr-style post formats.


Write Customizer-Ready WordPress Themes

In this course, Envato Tuts+ instructor Rachel McCollin will teach you how to harness the power of the Customizer in your themes.


Understanding Persuasive Web Design

In this short course, you will be introduced to the secrets of persuasive design. By the end of the course, you will have a firm grasp of user research techniques.


Building WordPress Themes With Bootstrap

In this course you’re going to learn how to convert a portfolio HTML template into a WordPress theme.


Getting to Know Material Design

This course will introduce you to Material Design, Google’s widely discussed visual language. You’ll learn the definition of material, its properties, and the basic principles of the language.


Mobile UI Design for Beginners

This course provides an introduction to designing mobile interfaces. If you’re new to UI design, or creating your first app, it should be a great place to start.


Rapid Prototyping With Macaw

In this course you’ll learn the basics of rapid prototyping with Macaw. Follow Adi Purdila as he introduces the Macaw toolset and teaches you how to create a simple element library for prototyping.


Practical UI Design With Sketch

In this course, you’ll learn how to use Sketch tools to create a neat admin user interface.


WordPress Theme Creation With Underscores

Underscores starter theme, by the makers of WordPress themselves, is designed to give you a “1000 hour head start” on WordPress theme creation. This course will take you the rest of the way to the finish line.


Designing for WordPress

This course will show you the fundamentals of WordPress theme design. You’ll learn about the all the design considerations, from the smallest widget to the largest and most complex page.


Essential CSS Libraries for Web Designers

In this course you’ll learn how to use ten essential CSS libraries for web designers, available today.


Getting Started with Semantic UI

This course will guide you from start to finish through the process of building a four-page website with a wide range of user interface (UI) elements, using Semantic UI.


Top-Speed HTML Development With Jade

In Top-Speed HTML Development With Jade, you’ll learn how to generate full HTML from quick and easy shorthand.


Bombproof Web Design

n Bombproof Web Design you’ll learn the keys to creating websites your visitors will love no matter how they access the internet.


Promoting Your Services and Winning Work

This course will help you learn how you can increase your exposure and become a great web design business owner as well.


Responsive Web Design Revisited

In this course you’ll get up to speed with the very latest in Responsive Web Design.


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Written by Iggy

Iggy is a designer who loves experimenting with new web design techniques collating creative website designs. You can follow Iggy on Twitter.


  1. Salvatore says:

    Great post, thanks for sharing!

  2. aditya says:

    Hi, very nice post. These courses are very helpful for the both web designers and web developers. Great post it real help them to join and increase their knowledge in designing and development.

  3. Iggy, your this post is also a mesmerising one. This post truly is an eye candy. As I mentioned earlier that being in the Business its really been a pleasure reading your blogs. Thanks a lot.

  4. Recomandat says:


    Thanks for the share!

  5. Gina says:

    Good read. Thanks for sharing.

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