THE NEXT GEN
OF TECH TALENT
We're on a mission to close the gender gap in tech by providing employment through free education.
We’ve already helped more than 120,000 women learn to code and by working with companies globally, we’re boosting employability, diversity and social mobility, transforming local economies and communities.
BECOME A CODE FIRST GIRLS MEMBER TODAY!
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WE WORK WITH
Our community of employable coders, instructors, and mentors is one of the largest and most diverse globally. We continue to help more women and non-binary candidates to break into and excel within the industry by linking amazing talent with businesses.
From beginner to more advanced, we want to make getting into tech for women super accessible and create the next generation of future tech leaders. Explore our Code First Girls courses below.
MASSIVE OPEN ONLINE COURSES
SPRINTS & CHALLENGES
Our Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) come in two forms – our MOOC Sprints and our MOOC Challenges. Both are 100% free and great for beginners or anyone that fancies a little refresher or upskill moment! Learn the principles of key tech topics with our MOOC Sprints and test your knowledge with our Challenges.
FREE COURSE FOR UNI STUDENTS
An 8-week beginner-friendly course for university students that will help you learn the fundamentals through coaching, problem-solving and community activity. Our classes are designed to run alongside your uni studies and complement any field of study. All classes are 100% free for students.
UPSKILL OR UPGRADE YOUR CAREER
Ready for a change of career or simply want to upskill? Our 8-week beginner courses will give you the fundamentals to super-charge your career or explore a new career path. Great for tech returners, mums, career switchers and anyone wanting to kickstart a career in tech – all 100% free!
TECH CAREER PATHWAYS
SOFTWARE - DATA - FULL-STACK- PRODUCT MANAGEMENT
Press start on a career in tech with our 16-week intensive course across a software, full-stack or data specialisation. By the end of the CFGdegree, graduates will be qualified to explore a career pathway across a range of tech roles, and often will have job opportunities with partner companies we are working with. Our CFGdegree is 100% free for all candidates thanks to our sponsoring companies!
ADDITIONAL LEARNING SPECIALISATIONS
A 4-week extension course for recent grads of the CFGdegree or for internal upskilling in partner organisations, our +Masters will provide learners with additional skills and knowledge across DevOps & Cloud, Mobile App Development, Data Analysis, Cyber Security or AI/ML (starting late 2023). The +Masters will prep grads for exciting roles in these key areas and is 100% free for all candidates thanks to our sponsoring companies!
Meet some of our alumni, instructors and ambassadors to find out more about different tech career pathways, journeys into tech and more! You can also catch up on our #REPRESENT interviews with amazing tech leader role models who are doing great things across a range of companies, check out our socials with stories of uni grads, mumswhocode, tech returners and more, AND read our blog, where we feature a range of community members showcasing their stories and experiences.
Find out more about how we can help you start, build or advance your career in tech.