Launching Tech Careers in Philadelphia

Since expanding services to the Philadelphia region in Spring 2021, LaunchCode has been providing free training, apprenticeships and job placement opportunities to aspiring Philly techies, while at the same time, creating a pipeline of diverse, homegrown talent to fuel local companies. LaunchCode’s free, accessible programs open doors to high-wage, upwardly mobile tech careers for people of all backgrounds, walks of life and from all corners of Philly. We know that when given the resources and tools to learn new skills and enter the industry, people like Alex thrive!



"LaunchCode has been amazing. I am absolutely certain I would not have followed through, or put in the effort required to actually get the job, without LaunchCode supporting that process both technically and motivationally. I genuinely still can't believe this is happening.” 

— Alex, LaunchCoder and new hire at FreedomPay. 


Apply Now for Full-Time or Part-Time Courses in Philly!

LaunchCode's FREE Web Development Curriculum

LaunchCode is now accepting applications from the Philadelphia area for our free web development & job training course! Our curriculum teaches you the technologies and skills most in-demand by our local employer partners — no coding experience required! We're looking for individuals with a passion for technology, drive to learn and succeed, and an aptitude for problem-solving. Classes will be delivered virtually via Zoom, and graduates will be eligible for LaunchCode's apprenticeship program, in which we help candidates find paid apprenticeship opportunities to get on-the-job tech experience designed to lead to a job with one of our local hiring partners.



Full-Time Web Dev: CodeCamp

Classes start February 28
Apply by February 6

Class meets each weekday M-F,
9:00am-5:00pm EST

Part-Time Web Dev: LC101

Classes Start April 11
Apply by March 13

Class meets Mondays and Thursdays,
6:00pm-9:00pm EST




Have questions? Let's hear them! Register for one of our upcoming virtual information sessions here.

Are you a US military veteran or transitioning personnel? Our free full-time course is SkillBridge/CSP-eligible! Military personnel can learn more about how our course works with Skillbridge and apply here.



A Few of Our Local Company Partners

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