The Iron Yard in Durham.

We are training developers to fuel the Triangle's technology economy in North Carolina. To connect students directly with potential employers, our code school courses are held in the American Underground, in close proximity to some of the Triangle’s most promising tech startups.

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Check out our 2016 fact sheet for more information about Durham job openings and to meet our Durham team.

Program offerings

Back-End
Back-End Engineering
Back End Engineering focuses on the logic and database needs required to run and scale web applications. Back End products combine databases, APIs, and user interface frameworks. Backend developers deploy fully formed products to the cloud, integrate with online services, and enable mobile and front end applications.
12-Week Immersive
Python and Django

Python is a versatile language used in a wide variety of industries, and it also makes an excellent “first” language for anyone interested in learning programming.

It is increasingly applied in the field of scientific research and analysis because...

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Ruby on Rails

Ruby is loved for its English-like syntax and the superpowers developers feel when writing it. Ruby code will connect to databases, other applications on the internet, and generate HTML for web applications. It sits on the server and powers entire websites.

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Front-End
Front-End Engineering
Front End Engineering focuses on creating experiences in web browser that users see and interact with. The discipline covers a broad area, from web design principles to complex JavaScript applications that manage data. The tools used in Front End Engineering are ubiquitous--no matter the technology used on the Back End, Front-Enders are responsible for delivering the experience and data to the person using the web application.
12-Week Immersive
JavaScript and MVC Frameworks

JavaScript is an incredible language to learn for anyone interested in getting into programming. It is the only programing language that can run on the front end of a website, meaning that if you want to have any dynamic interaction on your webpage, you need to know...

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KIDS CLASSES

Kids learn for free.

At each of our locations we offer free code classes for kids. We believe in investing in the local tech economy for the long-run, and that means impacting the next generation.

THE CITY AND THE CAMPUS

Durham Highlights

Sports, entertainment, the arts – wherever your tastes lead, Durham has it. World class facilities like the Durham Performing Arts Center, the Durham Bulls Athletic Park and Duke University’s Nasher Museum of Art blend with nearly 100 City-owned parks and recreation facilities to make Durham a place where residents Play More! Durham is also recognized as one of the decorated dining destinations in the state with award-winning restaurants and chefs that make an evening out something special.

Here are a few of our favorite things:

Durham CAMPUS EMPLOYERS & PARTNERS

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Durham Campus Team

Our Durham team would love to meet you in person! Click through to check out our upcoming crash courses and open house events.

  • Dana Calder, Campus Director
  • Nicole Palumbo, Campus Operations Manager
  • Bryce Darling, Instructor, Python
  • Kelly Murray, Instructor, Front End
  • Sam Boyarsky, Instructor, Assistant

We are Hiring!
At The Iron Yard we have created an environment that is exciting, intellectually challenging, and culturally diverse. We work hard, smart, and collaboratively because our mission is worthy of our time and investment. Does this resonate with you? We'd love to chat.

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Address

334 Blackwell Street

Suite B001

Durham, NC 27701