CodeMaster: how to become a junior web developer in 12 incredible weeks

Alkemy Lab is sponsoring CodeMaster: the course for learning to program

Eight modules and twelve weeks of a full immersion into one of the most wanted professions: the web developer.
In Milan, the TAG Innovation School kicks off the selection for CodeMaster, a training program that will open the doors of programming to 20 selected students. In this world the employment prospects are growing. Experience does not need, but passion for technology and digital innovation are essential.

The Tag Innovation School of Milan brings in Italy for the first time a learning model already tested in the USA and UK. The training program, based on participation, shared planning and common objectives. It includes 500 hours of training, with lectures and laboratory, and a paid internship of six months. The training program includes also the access to a Lifelong Placement service whitch ensures the connection with the most innovative Italian and European web agencies, as well as the access to all the events, the meetups and the workshops organized in the TAG campus of Milan.

The path to learn the fundamentals of programming and the team working consists of eight steps:

  • Basics: Posix operating systems
  • Basics of PHP
  • Planning and Design
  • Web Front-End Development
  • Web Back-End Development
  • Single Page Application
  • Business Ethics and Economics
  • Personal project

The five best students will be able to access the course for free, thanks to five scholarships to the value of 6,700 euros, which provide the full coverage of the participation fee. These scolarships are co-financed by Alkemy Lab, Next14, a leader in data-driven advertising and data-driven content marketing, and Wired, a magazine about innovation.

In addition to the scholarships, the TAG Innovation School launches the operation PinkBrain: CodeMaster reserves to all the female students a discount of 1000 euros on the participation fee. This operation has the aim to promote the female talents in the world of web development.

CodeMaster starts in October but the selections ending on June 30, 2015


Deadline for registration for the selection: June 30
Deadline for application for the scholarship: June 30

Program of the course