Software Dev Course

8 months (Part-time)

A free course designed to give you the programming and employability skills you need to get a full-time job as a developer.

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Software Dev Course

8 months* (Part-time)

A free course designed to give you the programming and employability skills you need to get a full-time job as a developer.


Application dates for the next Software Development Course

Cape Town, ZA 

Applications open - start your first CYF course now!

North West, UK

Applications open - start your first CYF course now!

Scotland, UK

Applications open 1st December 2021

London, UK

Applications closed. Next class expected late 2021

West Midlands, UK

Applications open - start your first CYF course now!

Rome, IT

Applications for Software Dev Course are now closed. Register for updates

Why take the Software Development Course?

Flexible schedule. Classes one day over the weekend and 25 hours of flexible course work during the week - so you can fit the course around your life.

Expert-led training. The course content is created and delivered by tech professionals - so you learn the latest technology and employability skills for the local job market.

Personal support. Face-to-face coaching and mentoring during the week to build your confidence in coding and other employability skills.

Financial support. There is no cost for this course. And if you live within approx. 90mins of a CodeYourFuture city, we can provide a laptop if needed, pay for internet costs and for childcare. When classes start in person again, we will pay for transport to class. 

Support to get a job. We have a wide network of hiring companies. We will support you during your job search and prepare you for interviews.

PLEASE NOTE

There is a 1-month Programming Fundamentals course before the Software Development Course

The Programming Fundamentals will prepare you for the Software Development course, and allows us to determine if you are ready for the full program. Read more in the F.A.Q. below.

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What you will learn on the Software Development Course

Key employability skills

Many employers believe interpersonal skills like teamwork and communication are as important in the workplace as coding skills.

On the Software Development course, you will practice essential skills that any employers want;

  • Teamwork
  • Adaptability
  • Problem-solving
  • Communication
  • Continuous learning skills

You will build your self-confidence with these skills.

Core Programming

Build a core understanding of programming and computational thinking. Learn  the core skills that you will build the rest of your career on.

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HTML & CSS

Structure and style static web pages using the best front-end practices.

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JavaScript

A powerful modern scripting language to build web applications.

Advanced tools

Learn powerful tools that are used by companies across the world.

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React

Structure and style static web pages using the best front-end practices.

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Node.js

The back-end development for many web applications is powered by modern and fast Node.js.

View the full tech syllabus 

The Software Development Course journey

Intro to Digital

Self-paced

Fundamentals

1 month

*Software Dev Course

8 months

Tech Projects 

2 months

Hiring assistance

2 months

Meet graduates of our Full Stack Course

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Mona

"My personal life was full of challenges. I had lots of different responsibilities, but finally I got a job, and it means everyone can get a job."

Mona's story

 

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Abdoulrazack

"Attending CodeYourFuture was an opportunity to get the knowledge and the skills required for this field. More important than the lessons is the atmosphere and the feeling of belonging to a second family."

Abdoulrazack's story

You must complete the Intro to Digital course first

In order to be interviewed for a scholarship to the Software Development Course, you will need to complete the Intro to Digital Course

Visit the Intro to Digital course

Frequently Asked Questions