The Iron Yard in Durham

919.561.6055
durham@theironyard.com


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334 Blackwell Street
Suite B001
Durham, NC 27701
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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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Get involved with Durham events

We’d love to meet you! We regularly host free crash courses, meetups and other events that are open to the community. View our list of upcoming events or contact us for a schedule.

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Want More?

Check out our 2017 fact sheet for more information about Durham job openings and to meet our Durham team.

Whether you’re just getting started or you’re ready to launch a new career, we have a course for you.

Web Development Basics

2 weeks

Our part-time course that will help you build fundamental web development skills.


Includes

  • Guided instruction in person
  • Curriculum crafted by The Iron Yard
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Web Development Career Path

12 weeks

Ready to change your career? Go from zero to junior web developer in a time frame that suits your schedule.


Includes

  • Full-time, expert instructors and mentors
  • Proven career support and employer relationships
  • Career-focused, customizable curriculum
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Interactive Web Development

6 weeks

Learn the basics of logic and programming and build functional, interactive web apps from scratch.


Includes

  • Guided instruction in person
  • Core concepts of programming, libraries and tools
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Programs available in front-end engineering and back-end engineering.

Try coding for free

Have a couple hours? Get your feet wet and try your hand at some code.

Meet our Durham team

Sam Boyarsky

Instructor

Sam Boyarsky

Instructor

Sam has spent his life fascinated by and exploring computers and education. While at Duke University he earned a double major in Biology and Computer Science, and then returned to school, attending UC Santa Cruz, where he earned a MS in Bioinformatics.

Dana Calder

Campus Director

Dana Calder

Campus Director

Dana fell in love with North Carolina while studying Sociology at Salem College. Prior to joining The Iron Yard, she spent more than eight years in educational sales and support. Dana loves exploring the Durham food scene with her wife and son.

Eric Cook

Operations Assistant

Eric Cook

Operations Assistant

Eric is originally from Pittsburgh, PA. He graduated from St. Vincent College with a degree in Sociology. He taught middle school math and acted as the athletic director before finding my way to The Iron Yard.

Bryce Darling

Instructor

Bryce Darling

Instructor

Bryce is an autodidactic polyglot and has been a professional developer for the past decade. Previously, he worked in the video game industry. His open source contributions include finding and fixing security vulnerabilities in Python and Perl.

Nicole Palumbo

Student Enrollment Representative

Nicole Palumbo

Student Enrollment Representative

Nicole graduated from Appalachian State University where she studied Psychology and Health Promotion. She joined The Iron Yard from Red Hat where she was a Project Manager for their Total Rewards and Sales Enablement programs.

Dan Yuschick

Instructor

Dan Yuschick

Instructor

Dan’s passion for front-end development began with design. With continued inspiration and interest in learning, he stays active with personal projects and in various Meetup groups by presenting on topics ranging from responsive design to animation.

Free kids classes

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.

Want to know more about our kids classes?

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