The Iron Yard in Salt Lake City.

As the most populous city in the state of Utah, Salt Lake City was originally known as the Crossroads of the West due to the mining industry and the first transcontinental railroad. Technology, tourism and finance now drive the economy and we are training the software developers that local employers are hungry to hire.

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Program offerings

Front-End Engineering
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.

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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...

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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.


Salt Lake City Highlights

Combining the amenities of a major metropolitan area with the friendliness of a quaint mountain town, Salt Lake provides a perfect setting for work and play. A beautiful, safe, and vibrant destination, this city combines unparalleled access to natural recreation, a bustling economy, dynamic nightlife, remarkable history, warm hospitality, and Utah's Greatest Snow on Earth.™

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Salt Lake City Campus Team

Meet our incredible team members in Salt Lake City

Garrett clark

Garrett Clark

Campus Director

Garrett is a Utah native and graduated from The University of Utah and Westminster College. Recognizing Utah’s robust startup industry, he moved back to pursue opportunities with several local startups. Recently he served as the Director of Church & State, a local non-profit incubator.

Ari dalton

Ari Dalton

Operations Assistant

Ari is a habitual problem solving computer technician. She is a graduate of The Iron Yard’s Back-End Engineering, Java program in Salt Lake City. She is passionate about software development as her career and her hobby.

Sean duncan

Sean Duncan

Instructor, Front-End

After extensive experience developing, researching, and managing instructional technology projects, Sean realized his passion for helping people learn was dwarfed by his love of code. He has since transitioned his career to focus on web application development and helping others learn to code.

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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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10 West Broadway

Suite 310

Salt Lake City, UT 84101