Our mission is to empower individuals in rural Appalachia by providing access to affordable skills and knowledge needed to succeed in the modern digital age. Our classes are designed for beginners, with no prior experience necessary.
Is a coding bootcamp right for me?
Enrolling in a coding bootcamp can be a valuable investment in your career for several reasons. First and foremost, coding bootcamps offer a fast-paced and impactful learning experience that can help you gain the skills and knowledge necessary to enter the tech industry in a relatively short amount of time. In just a matter of weeks or months, you can learn how to code, build websites and applications, and develop a portfolio of projects that demonstrate your abilities.
Anyone with an interest in coding and a willingness to work hard can benefit from enrolling in a coding bootcamp through the Appalachian Coding Collective. It is important to make sure this is a path you want to go. Coding classes require a strong interest in technology, computers, and the internet. Coders spend hours sitting in front of a computer to solve challenging problems. The learning process takes patience but, for those who persist, it opens doors for those in existing jobs and for individuals looking to start an entirely new career.
what will i learn?
This program is designed to introduce you to the core concepts of coding while building real-world websites and applications. Future courses will dive deeper into the material. The field of software development is a rapidly changing career path. In these courses, you will learn specific tools, technologies, and frameworks. You will also learn how to teach yourself new material and how to continuously grow as a developer.
What do the courses cover?
- The Basics of Setting Up a Developer Environment
- Where to Seek Information Online
- How to Effectively Plan a Project
- Layout and Structure Fundamentals
- No-Code & Lo-Code Tools for Development
- Mobile App Design and Development
- Career Planning / Switching
- Coding Interviews & Tests
- Entrepreneurship & Freelancing as a Developer
WEB DEVELOPMENT FUNDAMENTALS
This class teaches you how to successfully design and layout websites using no-code tools. Learn the fundamentals of UI/UX design, and typography to create visually appealing and user-friendly website. These skills will be used in later courses but are not required.
MOBILE APP DEVELOPMENT FUNDAMENTALS
This class teaches you how to build mobile applications for Android and iOS platforms using FlutterFlow a cross-platform library for mobile app development. Learn the basics of mobile app design, architecture, and implementation. Your final project is a fully working mobile app.
ADDITIONAL COURSES AVAILABLE SOON
Requirements / Qualifications
- No Coding Experience is Necessary But a Strong Interest in Technology, Computers, and the Internet Are A Must
- Attendees Must Be Dedicated to Attending the Classes and Completing the Program
Must Have Access to a Computer. Laptops Available for On-Site Work On Request
Expect to Work on Each Class Twice Per Week for 4 Weeks Straight
No Refunds Are Available – Attendees Must Be Dedicated to Completing the Courses
- Scholarships Are Available – Please Request on Your Signup Form or Contact Us
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MEMBERS OF THE COLLECTIVE
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Do you have a strong interest in creating a technical workforce for our region? We would love to have you join us in accomplishing our mission of empowering individuals in rural Appalachia by providing access to affordable skills and knowledge needed to succeed in the modern digital age. We are always accepting new industry partners, educators, and professionals in the private sector. Contact Us to get started.