Learn IOS 5.0 iPhone Application Development in 3 Intensive Day Workshops

“If you want to develop apps on the iphone you need this intensive workshop. Don’t try this on your own, unless you have a couple of months to spare ” —Craeg K Strong – lead developer, Arielpartners.com

The opportunities for iPhone applications developers has never been better. Apple has paid out over 2 billion dollars to developers with App in the iPhone app store. iPhone developers’ work-for-hire is the highest paid in the software industry.

The iPhone Boot Camps are arguably the most affordable and experienced iPhone application development workshops. Our rates are often half the price of other workshops and our trainers the most experienced in the field, with apps in the top ten in the iPhone store and/or authors of popular books on iPhone development.

Since 2008 we have trained over 1,000 developers in over sixty workshops in the United States, Canada, Australia and the UK . The training range from on-site training sessions for Fortune 500 companies such as IBM, General Motors, Bank of America and 3 and 6 day intensive workshops for developers enrollled from companies and independent software developers.

We are the only iPhone training to offer advanced workshops and a full money back guarantee after the first day of the workshop if you are not completely satisfied with the training – no questions asked. Keep in mind that if you do not have a basic understanding of Object Oriented Programming (OOP) the workshop will be extremely challenging.

We specialize only in iPhone application development training. No other iPhone workshop has trained as many developers and we’ve learned a great deal from all our training sessions. Our workshop use proven course materials developed and tested over time and we teach the latest versions of the SDK/Xcode – currently IOS 5.0. The workshops are all hands small workshops with one-on-one hands on instruction under the supervision of the trainer.

At the conclusion of the workshop we offer an industry recognized certificate and membership in our vast network of iPhone Boot Camp alumni to further advance your career in iPhone development, including job postings from our alumni and other companies. Frequently after the workshops developers follow up their training with the trainers and partner on developing apps and if we have space available in our other workshops we offer you the opportunity to take the workshop over at no additional cost.

Our mission is to train you to develop iPhone apps on your own and most developers are able to so after completing the training. In fact iPhone Boot Camp alumni now have apps in the top ten in the Apple store with millions of downloads.

What you will learn?

Note: This is a general syllabus. Not every feature mentioned will be covered in every workshop. Topics may vary from workshop to workshop and the final syllabus is customized by the individual trainer and by the interests of the developers attending the individual workshops.

Day 1: The Basics
We start with live coding of the classic simple “Hello World” application to get an overview of the steps and tools involved. You will build your first iPhone Application. Topics include an Introduction to the tools: Mac OS X, Cocoa Touch, XCode, ObjCP rocess: Design in IB, Code in XCode, Build, Debug, Optimize, Building Blocks: Foundation and UIKit Frameworks. Other Frameworks, C LibrariesFoundation Framework: Core Classes, Memory ManagementUIKit Framework: Infrastructure For Implementing Graphical Event Driven Applications,UIKit Framework: Views & Controls, Controllers, UIApplication,Application Basics: Bootstrapping, Delegation, Windows, Views, Build “Hello World” Application, Adding Behavior – Programming and Design Patterns, Objective C Basics: Classes, Message Syntax, Objective C 2.0: Properties, Dot Notation, Design Patterns: Delegation Design Patterns: Target-Action, Design Patterns: Model-View-Controller

Day 2: Intermediate
Expanding User Interface – View Controllers, Navigation, Tab Bars, View Controller Basics, Navigation Controllers, Tab Bar Controllers, Build a Multi-Page ApplicationTable Views, Table View Controllers, Delegation and Data Sources, Custom Table Cells, Build Hierarchical Data Browsing Applications, Data Management with SQLite, SQLite database management, Reading and writing objects from SQLite, Build SQLite Data Browsing TableView Application, Searching Data with SQLite, SQLite queries, Keystroke-by-keystroke searching, Results presentation, Enhance SQLite Data Browsing TableView Application with Searching, core data and location.

Day 3: Advanced
Web Services, Fetching data from remote services, Caching data locally in SQLite, Build Image Search TableView Application, Performance and Progress, Display progress and activity for long running tasks, Thread operations to keep UI responsive, Enhance Image Search TableView Application with threading, Animation and Drawing, Use UIView animation to do flips, slides, fades and resizing, Enhance Image Search TableView Application with splash page animation, Use Core Graphics to draw shapes, Build Random Polygon Application.

New IOS 5.0 features include:

-  Wireless updates and wireless syncing through iCloud.

-  Notification center for prompting users,

- Newsstand application for newspapers and magazines

- System-wide integration with the social networking service Twitter.

Trainers

Our trainers are all very experienced iPhone developers  and some are also authors of best selling books on the iPhone and Obj-C .

Authors/developers include Jeff LaMarche (“Beginning iPhone Development. Exploring the SDK” – apress ), Stephen Kochan (“Programming Objective- C 2.0″ – Addison WesleyPress) Dan Pilone (“Head First iPhone Development- A Learners Guide to Creating Objective- Applications for the iPhone” – O’Reilly Press)  Jonathon Manning and Paris  Buttfield-Addison (“iPhone and iPad Game Development for Dummies” – Wiley Press) and Matthew Campbell (“How to Make an iPhone App- Mobile App Mastery”)

Developers only include trainers Eddie Marks and James Anthony (co-founders Inedible Software, developers of the best selling game “Shotgun”), Ben Sgro (senior software engineer and development manager, Elephant Ventures) , Charles Gamble (founder, Percula Software) and Oz Michaeli (co-founder, Spiralstormgames.com)

What should I bring with me?

  • An Intel Macintosh laptop computer
  • Latest version of XCode and the iPhone SDK installed on your Macintosh laptop
  • An iPhone or iPod Touch, if you have one (optional)
  • Basic programming knowledge, including object-oriented programming experience, such as Java,, NET, C,  Visual Studio

Why take a workshop when I can read books, attend a lecture watch videos and webinars?

Most people, even those with extensive experience in programming, find the SDK difficult to master. Books and video are great to prepare for a workshop but there  is still no substitute for a small hands on workshop with other developer, where you can ask questions to an experienced instructor looking over your shoulder as you go through the episodes step by step. Basically it saves you month of time and money.

Press About the iPhone Boot Camp
38 Minutes Blog: Developers Perspective on iPhone Boot Camp
arnstechnica Get your pre-WWDC dev juices flowing at the iPhone Mansion

More Info and links to iPhone Boot Camp Meetup Sites

To find out more about the iPhone Boot Camp, including videos, a detailed syllabus, links to our local meetup groups and detailed info on how to prepare for the workshop visit our main siteiPhoneBootCampNYC.com

To speak with a iPhone Boot Camp representative:  (1) 212-767-9722

Note: Our preferred communication is via email. Emails are usually answered within 24 hours

 

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iPhone/iPad Application Development Training

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The intensives iPhone Boot Camp development training is part seminar, part hack-a-thon, fueled by vast quantities of pizza, Chinese take-out,, fish and chips, deli, caffeine, Red Bull, six hour power shots – whatever it takes to get the job done in the quest to create the next killer iPhone/iPad app.

The iPhone Boot Camp is not just another iPhone development training workshop. Aside from arguably providing the best training with the best instructors/developers we’re an iPhone development company ourselves, with a network of developers and an active alumni association.

After the workshop we are there to promote your app on our site and on twitter and facebook, in press releases, at events such as Apps to Watch at iPhone Nights @the Mansion in San Francisco during the WWDC

Our iPhone Boot Camp workshops are three and six day intensive training workshop for professional developers. The iPhone trainers are long time Mac software developers with successful apps in the iPhone App Store and include Stephen Kochan, author of ten textbooks books on C programming, Jeff LaMarch, author of “Beginning iPhone Develop. Exploring the SDK”, Matthew Campbell, author of “How to Make an iPhone Application”, Secret Lab’s co-founders Jonathan Manning and Paris Butterfield-Addison, authors of “iPhone Game Design for Dummies” and Edward Marks and James Anthony, developers of top ten apps that have had over seven million downloads. All trainings include individual instruction and hands on exercises.

Trainings and meetups are currently offered in over twenty cities in Canada, the US, Australia, England and Scotland. Joining a local iPhone Boot Camp meetup is the best way to get involved in the iPhone Boot Camp training program and in iPhone Development. Click on a city to join the iPhone Boot Camp meetup near you

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