An 8-Week Boot Camp to Learn Technology Survival Skills,
Practice Programming & Build Confidence
INFO SESSIONS at WingSpace
5:30 pm - 6 pm
11 am - 11:30 am
10 am - 10:30 am
5:30 pm - 6 pm
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Is Hello Code for me?
Hello Code is a commitment to learning how to build and manage a web application over the course of sixteen weekly meetups. You should apply to Hello Code if you are serious about learning to code and live in the Prescott area. Whether you are interested in changing careers, contributing to community projects, or enhancing your existing job skills, learning how to code can help you boost your ability to connect with other people.
What kind of person should apply?
You have a “whatever it takes” work ethic.
You identify problems and work to solve them.
You move quickly and hustle to find ways to overcome obstacles.
You feel comfortable with computers and want to learn more.
You enjoy meeting and working with new people.
How Much Will it Cost?
The cost is $375 per person.
What computer skills do I need?
You should feel comfortable using your computer. You should be accustomed to typing, using a mouse, navigating the internet, and using email and other programs. You do not need any previous coding experience.
What do I need?
A WingSpace 2 month membership is included.
Must be 14 years or older
A laptop you can bring to each session (we have one loaner)
An email address
Attend sixteen in-person meetings during the course of your session
Commit to completing the assigned online work set by your instructor between each meeting
How much work should I expect?
Learning computer programming is like learning to speak a new language; it requires lots of practice and patience. Each session of Hello Code will consist of sixteen weekly in-person meetings. These meetings are required and will take place on Mondays and Thursdays between 5:30 PM and 7:00 PM. Between each meeting, you will complete learning exercises set by your instructor. Each week may require more or less work depending on the material.
How will participants be selected?
We will select participants most likely to benefit from our program as explained in the paragraph on why you want to learn code on the online application form.
We will prioritize teaching beginners comfortable with technology, but without formal computer programming experience.
We will strive to create an inclusive and diverse group of participants.
When will I find out if I am selected for Hello Code?
Notices of acceptance will be sent out via email.