Join the happiest and highest-earning web developers though application of extreme programming and agile techniques
Still the framework of choice for the world’s best software houses, Ruby on Rails is a mature platform that is widely used for it’s rapidity and elegance. Learn how to apply agile best practices to rapidly develop start-up ideas, and use extreme programming techniques such as test-driven development to take your development career to the next level.
What it is
It's a six week, full-time short course aimed at intermediate programmers who want to work in creative, agile environments. Use the language created for “Programmer Happiness” to rapidly protoype your minimum-viable product, work for start-ups and creative agencies.
Why it's different
Nothing beats learning from someone with more knowledge than you do. Our instructors are experienced Ruby developers who live on-site to answer your questions, helping you get unstuck when you need them most. Bringing our relevant industry experience, we will assist you in your learning so that your eight weeks will be a productive investment that takes you up a step on your career ladder.
We are also the only code bootcamp that hires it's own trainees, so we can help find you your first job in the Ruby market following the course, either with one of our clients or in our in-house consultancy.
Where it is
Our luxury riverside mansion HQ is less than 30 minutes north of London in the Hertfordshire countryside. You’ll have a private ensuite room, lots of space to relax in, and we’ll take care of all the domestic stuff so you can keep your mind focused. Working alongside your classmates and instructor, you'll get the facetime you need to get the help you need, when you need it.
Our hands-on, intensive, full-stack, agile web development training course shows you all that you need to know to become a full-stack web developer.
You’ll live in our tech mansion with the other trainees and tutors and learn everything you’ll need to know as a web developer. We combine 12 weeks of intensive study in small groups, with a 2 week final project to build your portfolio and prepare you for the workplace.
Agile Web Development
- User Stories
- Git workflows
- Work on a week-long project in a group
Ruby on Rails
- Nested Routes & Forms
- HAML, SASS, Action Mailer
- AJAX & JSON
- Devise & Security
- Geolocation & Mapping
Building Scalable Web Apps
- Pagination, Sorting, Searching
- Distributed services
- Background tasks
- Buliding Ruby Gems
- API design
- Build an app from scratch
- Two 1 week sprints
- 1:1 Code to test ratio, > 90% test coverage required
- Present to industry