πŸ‘©β€πŸ’» She Codes is a Coding Workshop for Women

Access a new career in Technology

She Codes teaches coding, design and management skills to women
Only 30 spots available!



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Mission

She Codes is here to help

Women hold 25% of coding jobs and earn 30% less money than men. She codes is here to help bridge the gender gap in the tech programming industry by providing a solid introduction to product development, product design and product management.

  • 1. Product Development

    Learn how the Internet works, about front-end development (HTML, CSS, JavaScript) and basic coding practices.

  • 2. Product Design

    Learn the basics of User-Experience (UX) a User Interface (UI) design so you can convert your sketches into actual pixels.

  • 3. Product Management

    Learn about how to validate an idea, the tools to manage a project and how to have conversations with developers.

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Cost

She Codes is a non-profit but we need your help

We only ask you for a donation of 50 euros to cover logistics costs for example transport, hosting, domain names, etc. The workshop is limited to 10 women only.

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She Codes Team

You are in good company

Matt

Matt Dellac

πŸ€“ Product developer

Uplabs CEO
She Codes founder
Full-Stack engineer
Y Combinator founder
@dellacm

Diogo

Diogo Dantas

πŸ‘¨β€πŸŽ€ Product designer

Freelancer
Former Uplabs lead designer
Product designer
@im_diogodantas

Sten

Matilde Caixeiro

πŸ—“ Event coordinator

She Codes Alumni
Economics student
@matildecaixeiro

Sten

Sten Pittet

πŸ“ˆ Product manager

Squadlytics founder
Former Atlassian product manager
Mobile developer
@stenpittet

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Program

4 lessons, every Saturday morning for 3 hours

Day 1

Coding Basics
with Matt

  • HTTP
  • Front end vs Back end
  • HTML / CSS

You'll have a basic understanding of how the internet works, how to hold a conversation with a developer and how to create a web page.

Day 2

UI Development
with Matt and Diogo

  • Design principles
  • UI Design with Figma
  • Advanced CSS

You'll be able to convert an idea into actual pixels.

Day 3

Web Development
with Matt

  • IDE
  • Ruby basics
  • JavaScript basics

You'll understand how programming languages work and why they are so powerful.

Day 4

Product management
with Matt and Sten

  • Git & GitHub
  • Development workflow
  • Product management

You will know how to validate an idea, manage your code and how to iterate on a product.
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Quotes

What the community thinks of She Codes

5/5 - Highly recommended

β€œShe Codes is a great possibility for women, in every professional field, helping to empower and support an Independent way of developing our skills in many ways. Through the workshop I gained a very complex ability to understand connections between different focal points connected to coding. Tha...”
Maral Koohestan, She Codes 1.0 Alumni

β€œWomen are dramatically under-represented across the tech industry - something we believe is important to address. That's why we're proud to host She Codes for their first course at Second Home Lisboa and help offer an opportunity for women in Lisbon to learn more about coding and develop their skills.”
Lucy Crook, General Manager @ Second Home Lisboa

5/5 - Highly recommended

β€œSuch a great and engaging experience. Everyone who's curious about coding and tech should apply for this course. Increase your knowledge about this exciting industry and get inspired by people from various backgrounds.”
Maud Mosterd, She Codes 1.0 Alumni

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Upcoming Workshop

Applications now open


From April 7
to April 28 2018

4 Weeks Every Saturday morning from 12:45 to 16:00

Second Home Lisboa
Mercado de Ribeira,
Avenida 24 de Julho,
1200-479 Lisboa
Portugal πŸ‡΅πŸ‡Ή

Apply Now
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Past Workshops

From January
to February 2018

In Lisbon, Portugal πŸ‡΅πŸ‡Ή Every Saturday morning from 12:45 to 16:00

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Certificate

At the end of the workshop, you will receive a free Verified Certificate from She Codes certifying that you have gone through the entire workshop.

She Codes Certificate
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Our Sponsor

Thanks to our amazing sponsor Second Home who are providing the venue for the workshop.

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FAQ

If you have any other questions just get in touch!

Do I need a laptop?

Yes, you’ll need to bring a fully charged laptop with you. Windows or Mac doesn’t matter. Ideally, you should feel comfortable using this computer for daily tasks.

Do I need to know how to code?

No, we’ll start from scratch assuming you’ve never coded before. If you already have some knowledge, you’ll still learn a lot!

Why only for woman?

Women hold 25% of coding jobs (vs 35%+ twenty years ago), earn 30% less money than men in an industry soon to be the biggest in the world. Let’s change that!

Will I be able to get a job after the program?

After the workshop, you'll know if you want to become a product designer, developer or manager. We'll provide you guidelines to deepen your skills however, you won't be ready to take on a new job opportunity... yet!

Do I need to speak English?

Yes, all classes will be in English.

Can I get a refund?

No, as your donation is covering logistics, we won't be able to process any refunds.

Do I need to come to all 4 sessions?

Yes, this is to make sure you get a solid overview of the product development industry.

Can I mention the certificate on my CV?

Yes, you'll receive a certificate if you attend all sessions.

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