You probably already know that the UK has a digital skills gap which is affecting the country’s productivity. In the tech sector, this trend is also leaving many people who would love a job and to build a career in digital, without the skills that they need to achieve their
Luke Craggs had tried some online coding courses but found they didn’t give him the motivation he needed to get on the right path towards what he wanted – a job in tech. Then he discovered The Developer Academy and now feels prepared for a start-up position. I can learn
Michael has always been interested in computer programming Keen to learn code properly so that he could retrain to get a tech job, he’d struggled to find the right kind of training which would still allow him to juggle his learning with his full-time job and a busy family life.
How did you first get involved in becoming a coding instructor for The Developer Academy? I am the Leader of the local CAS community and one of my co-leaders (who has now left) worked as the lead instructor for Ben, he introduced me and I started working on the curriculum
Stephen Tomkins is one of our coding instructors who fits in his commitment being a trainer with us around his full-time job. How did you first get involved in becoming a programming instructor for The Developer Academy? My former head of department was a coding instructor at The Developer Academy.