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VetsinTech DraftKings Web Development Scholarship Program SF
August 20, 2018 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM UTC-8
An event every week that begins at 6:30 PM on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until October 17, 2018
Calling all veterans interested in learning web development. Vetsintech is excited to offer FULL SCHOLARSHIPS for Front End Web Development training exclusively for veterans – sponsored by DraftKings!
This is an 8-week course with classes every Monday and Wednesday evening between 20 August and 17 October conducted through Galvanize in San Francisco (no class 3 September Labor Day and no class 8 October Columbus Day).
» Explain how the web works
» Create the structure and style of a website using HTML & CSS
» Host a website on a server
» Know the basic technical vocabulary to communicate effectively with front-end web developers
This course is offered exclusively to currently serving military, a veteran or a spouse of either. SPACE IS LIMITED. Register here and be prepared to show proof of service with your military ID card or DD214 and Linkedin profile prior to the course start date.
More detailed course information below. Please forward any questions to VetsinTech Operations Director.
Get Prepared for the Web Development Immersive
Beginning your web development journey can sometimes be a little intimidating, especially if you’re trying to achieve the skills necessary to gain acceptance to our 6-month program. This 5-week, part-time workshop was created specifically to help change that and to jumpstart your career as a Web Developer.
Why take this part-time course?
You will learn the technical skills needed to succeed in the Galvanize Web Development admissions process, while also giving you the room and space to explore your interests in web development and programming.
NOTE: Successful completion of this workshop does not guarantee acceptance into the Galvanize Web Development Immersive program.
What You’ll Learn:
No matter your existing skill level, by the end of this workshop you will learn:
- How to structure the state of your programs
- How to manipulate complex data structures
- How to write functions for reusable code
- Interacting with the web browser using jQuery
- Basic HTML and CSS (for a deeper dive into interfaces, see our HTML & CSS Online Flex Course)
- How to create dynamic, event-driven interfaces that you can use to build complex applications
Who Should Take this Class?
- Hobbyist: Come and test the waters and see if working with programming logic and coding is something you enjoy.
- Future Web Development Immersive Student: If you are considering becoming a Galvanize Web Development student, you will find this workshop will give you the tools and techniques you are expected to know to enter the program. To learn more about the admission requirements for our Web Development Immersive Program, click here.
For this course, candidates must have proof of veteran status and enroll through VetsinTech. Aside from the $10 registration fee, there is no cost to students for this course.
Monday, Wednesday 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Week 1: August 20, 22
Week 2: August 27, 29
Week 3: September 5 (Off September 3, Labor Day)
Week 4: September 10, 12
Week 5: September 17, 19
Week 6: September 24, 26
Week 7: October 1, 3
Week 8: October 10 (Off October 8, Columbus Day)
Week 9: October 15, 17
Both Mac and Windows laptops are acceptable.
Please ensure you can install Atom, an open source code editor.
If you have questions, or simply want to makes sure that this workshop is for you, please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org