New software development programme - apply today!

12 October 2021 

CODING CAREERS FOR WOMEN & SKILLS TO ADVANCE 

Ci-courses

Two online courses are available through this programme: 

  1. Coding Careers for Women - 52 week, full time courses. This course is open to women who want to upskill in tech. The course is suitable for complete beginners with an interest in developing coding skills. We are looking for companies to express an interest to us re hosting Work Placements (12 weeks) for the latter part of the programme. Download this flyer for more information: _Coding-Careers-For-Women_MSL_ETB.pdf (size 779.7 KB)
  2. Skills to Advance – a subsidised part-time online course of approx. 12 hours per week for a year. This globally recognised qualification helps those in employment to reskill or upskill as a Full-Stack Software Developer with an e-Commerce specialization. These skills are in high-demand and will directly impact the digital transformation of your business. We are putting together a list of companies who would like to avail of places on this course for their team members. Download this flyer for more information: MSL-Skills-to-Advance-Flyer---Editable_ETB.pdf (size 935.7 KB)

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION ON NOW TO APPLY

Background information 

Mayo, Sligo, Leitrim Education and Training Board in partnership with the North West and West Regional Skills Partnership are taking a proactive approach to help employers and employees upskill with the software development tech skills that they need.   The courses will be delivered by Code Institute, an online coding college founded in Ireland and with learners from around the world. It takes a code-first approach with learners working in a developer environment and building their skills via a series of 5 projects which form their assessment. Every element of the full-stack from front-end development to databases and e-Commerece integration is covered. This gives learners and businesses the most in-demand skills on the market right now. The aim of the programmes is to give learners the tech skills to develop their careers and businesses the talent pipeline to scale or accelerate their digital transformation.