Local Tech Training Opportunities
CAREERDEVS FULL-STACK COMPUTER SCIENCE ACADEMy
Gain the skills that get the job! Immersive 10-week, hands-on training. $10,000 fully funded scholarship. Starting mid-June. Learn more and apply now!
COMPTIA SECURITY + TRAINING
This training prepares participants to take the CompTIA Security+ exams that tests IT and computer professionals on how to: install and configure systems to secure applications, networks, and devices; perform threat analysis and respond with appropriate mitigation techniques; participate in risk mitigation activities; and operate with an awareness of applicable policies, laws, and regulations.
SENEDIA has coordinated with CCRI to offer CompTIA Security+ exam preparation. Through our Real Jobs Rhode Island grant, we can offer this training, regularly $1900, free to unemployed Rhode Islanders. In addition, the Real Jobs RI grant funds also will cover the cost of the Security+ exam voucher, which is $320.
RHODE CODERS CLUB @ THE Providence Public Library
The RhodeCoders Club offers FREE instruction, practice, and collaboration to teach you the basics of programming and coding at public libraries across the state
Wise Coders is a learning meetup for coders of any level to bring something to work on and get help from experienced coders. Feel free to drop in and spread the word! Every first and third Thursday of the month at Social Enterprise Greenhouse, from 7pm-10pm.
Free Online Training Resources
A free full stack web dev curriculum by top engineers. Deep dive into the tech you’re passionate about through their curated tutorials on over 200 different web technology topics.
Learn to code interactively from an online suite of over 20 courses covering a variety of skills and methodologies.
Coding Dojo Algorithm App
A free collection of online lessons and challenges designed to refine your knowledge of algorithms – the basic building blocks of all computer programming. Throughout the platform you will learn through a mixture of exercises, video tutorials, and coding challenges that will cover fundamental concepts such as for loops, if/else statements, array manipulation, and more.
Dash is a fun and free online course that teaches you the basics of web development through projects you can do in your browser. Managed by General Assembly.
Take free online courses from the best universities and institutions in the world — Harvard, MIT, UC Berkeley, Microsoft, Tsinghua University, The Smithsonian and more.
An open source community that helps you learn to code. You can work through self-paced coding challenges, build projects, and earn certificates. They also connect you with people in your city so you can code together.
Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.
LiveEdu (Livecoding) is a live education company that helps people take their professional skill to the next level and collaborate with peers on projects. Collaborate, watch and learn from livestream sessions on LiveCoding, LiveGameDev, LiveDesign, LiveHardware and LiveMathematics.
Pluralsight has offered 50 of its most demanded courses to TechHire participants for free, covering a range of topics including: General Tech/Industry Knowledge; Front End Web Development; Technical Support; Data Science; and General Job Skills.