The Iron Yard in Washington.

We're proud to offer classes in our nation's capital city. The D.C. area is home to great tech companies, accelerators and startups and we're happy to be training the talent they need to keep growing.

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

Program offerings

Back-End Engineering
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. Back-end developers deploy fully-formed products to the cloud, integrate with online services, and enable mobile and front-end applications.

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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...

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Java

Java is one of the most ubiquitous and versatile languages in the industry. It runs behind-the-scenes for a large portion of the websites you use daily, as well as in many desktop and smartphone apps. It’s well-suited for large programs that...

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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 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

Washington Highlights

As the nation's capital, Washington, D.C. needs no introduction. Home to monuments and museums galore, there is plenty to remind residents and visitors of landmark moments in our history. Arlington, situated across the river and once a part of The District, is a bustling hub for young professionals, and recently named by Forbes as the #1 city for young entrepreneurs (D.C. also topped at #7). Not surprising, given the welcoming startup and tech community and high interest in talent. Here are a few of our favorite things:

Here are a few of our favorite things:

Check out our event page for our monthly Crash Courses.

Washington CAMPUS EMPLOYERS & PARTNERS

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Washington Campus Team

Meet our incredible team members in Washington


Kayt hansley

Kayt Hensley

Campus Operations Manager

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Jordan Kasper

Instructor, Front End

Jordan’s experience includes development at startups, agencies, Fortune 100 companies, and universities, as well as numerous open source projects. He has coded in many languages from BASIC to Java to PHP.

Brian leduc

Brian LeDuc

Campus Director

Brian served The Advisory Board Company as a Consultant in their education technology business, supporting Universities rolling out a student success technology focused on improving retention and graduation rates.

Russell osborne

Russell Osborne

Instructor, Ruby on Rails

Russell has spent the last 10 years building businesses and helping others to grow. When not writing software applications or talking about space, Russell loves to go on trail runs and listen to his wife talk about Renaissance art.

Prakash subedi

Prakash Subedi

Instructor, Java

Prakash is an industry veteran with nearly 14 years of Java experience; and over 20 years experience in IT. He enjoys simplifying and bringing clarity of complex topics in software architecture, design and programming using Java at The Iron Yard.

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

1341 G St.

Floor 2

Washington, DC 20005