Free Webinar: Mobile Application Development Part 1 - Android OS

Free Webinar: Mobile Application Development Part 1 - Android OS Course Description

Duration: 1.00 days (1 hours)

Join accomplished technical trainer, Mark Lassoff, and IT training leader, NetCom Learning, for an interactive look at the exciting and opportunity-rich world of Android application development.

Smart phones and tablets are changing the way we live, learn, and do business. The explosive growth of the mobile sector is creating business and career opportunities for a variety of IT professionals, especially application developers. In part 1 of this 2 part series, Mark will take us on a journey through the Android development platform, starting with a brief history and introduction to mobile applications, and progressing to lessons and live demos of the Android tools and applications.

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Demonstration and Discussion Topics Include:

  • Introduction to Mobile Application Development
  • Android Development Tools
    • Android Software development Kit (SDK)
    • Android Platform Emulator
    • Eclipse with Android Plugin
    • DDMS
  • Hello World with Android
    • Creating an Android Project
    • Creating a UI visually
    • Creating a UI with XML Code
    • Resource Files Available in Android
  • Creating an Android Application
    • Laying Out the UI
    • Wiring Up the UI Controls
    • Coding the Main application Logic in Java
    • Testing the Application
    • Deploying the Application
  • "Mobile Development Professional"
  • Exclusive offers for webinar attendees
  • Q & A session and more...

This webinar includes a sneak peek at NetCom's highly anticipated training package: Mobile Development Professional.

Stay tuned for your invitation from NetCom Learning for Mobile Application Development Part 2 - Apple iOS. Follow us on Twitter - @NetComIT- for real-time invites to all upcoming webinars.

Mobile Development Professional instructor imageMark Lassoff is a technical trainer for NetCom Learning and has been teaching software and web development for over 10 years. With a background in IT training and corporate programming he easily understands the impact of new technologies and the knowledge developers need to succeed in this field. His specialties include Android, iOS, Adobe Flash, Flex and ActionScript, HTML, XML, and PHP programming. Mark's passion and aptitude for the subject matter is abundant, NetCom is proud to have him on our roster of IT Geniuses.

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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Award winning, world-class Instructors

Erick P.
- In-depth experience in all phases of project lifecycle: requirements gathering, specifications, development and team management, testing, end user training, and maintenance in addition to .NET, ASP, ADO, SQL, JavaScript, and SharePoint.
- Developed the first online multimedia training content system to Harvard University as well as multiple online multimedia projects for the North Carolina State Government.
- Highly rated instructor averaging 8.7 out of 9 on evaluation reports.


Erick has been training business and IT professionals since 1989, when he developed and introduced the first online multimedia training content system to Harvard University. Since then he has honed his business, programming, and database skills providing highly customized software solutions and education programs for multiple clients such as North Carolina State Government, Cisco, IBM, and Time Warner Cable.

Erick's teaching prowess and real-world experience leading a team of software application developers make him a top Instructor and Subject Matter Expert at NetCom Learning, where he averages 8.7 out of 9 on evaluation reports.
Sam P.
- Team leader for the first undergraduate team to win the Duke Startup Challenge.
- Over 15 years of experience in the IT industry.
- NetCom Learning Instructor of the Year 2011.


Sam Polsky has spent his entire career in entrepreneurial pursuits, including such fields as biotechnology, software development, data management, and business process management. He began in entrepreneurship as team leader for the first undergraduate team to win the Duke Startup Challenge, a business development competition geared towards Duke Universitys various graduate schools.

Sam Polsky has since co-founded a consulting firm where he has been involved in software architecture, development and implementation. On top of that, Sam has been delivering acclaimed solutions in software architecture, development and implementation for over 15 years. He is a much-admired Subject Matter Expert and Trainer at NetCom Learning and was voted NetCom Learning Instructor of the Year 2011
Amanpreet M.

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Recent Client Testimonials & Reviews

The instructor was good and the facility is convenient for me.

-Per L.
Course(s) Taken

» Mobile Development Professional Combo

Learned information useful to my job.

-Connie B.
Course(s) Taken

» Mobile Development Professional Combo

Online access to classroom was easy. instructor was knowledgeable on the material that was presented. Textbook that went along with the lecture was an easy read as well as focused on the what the course was about.
The online course was just effective if not better since no commute was necessary and was able to interact just as much or more.

- Joseph D.
Course(s) Taken

» Mobile Development Professional Combo

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