Gov Funded Training. 
‌SW Developer. ‌With Job Placement.

Step8Up Ltd offers Skills Bootcamps in Coding, available both remotely and in-person. 

‌Fully funded by the government, these bootcamps are designed to equip you with the skills needed to secure apprenticeships and junior roles in the tech industry. 

‌Our current cohort of 20 students is actively engaged, and the next cohort begins in September 2024. Applications are now open! 

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Full Stack Software Developer Skills Bootcamp Levels 4-5

Skills Bootcamps are free, flexible courses of up to 16 weeks, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and an offer of an interview with an employer upon completion. ‌ ‌The coding course is a 16 week flexible in-person plus hybrid course with case studies and employer engagement for jobs. Hampshire.
‌Can be remote or in-person with evening and weekend option available. 

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Overall Purpose

Support careers changers, unemployed and low-skilled people to improve their skills and confidence so that they may access or retain employment. ‌Provide opportunities for Hampshire residents to improve their digital literacy and communication skills, equipping them to successfully engage with all aspects of life in the digital age and supporting progression to further learning paid/unpaid work, and involvement in the community

 Current Cohort Timings

Eligibility for Candidates ‌

Be aged 19 or over on: 31st August 2023 for Skills Bootcamps starting between 1st April 2024 and 31st July 2024; 31st August 2024 for Skills Bootcamps starting between 1st August 2024 and 31st March 2025. 
‌Must live in Hampshire and have the right to work in the UK, and be a resident for a minimum of 3 years 
‌Can be in work, self-employed, unemployed, or returning to work after a break 
‌Hampshire residents facing unemployment, under-employment, retraining and/or needing support to return to the job market or progress 
‌Contact us below for FREE guidance on other eligibility conditions and a pre-application process. 
‌Scroll down for benefits to the candidates with our higher job interview rates

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How employers benefit

We provide trained employees suitable for entry level jobs with extensive collaboration to match industry and real-life projects. ‌ ‌All this is done for FREE for the existing content of the course (no recruitment costs). ‌ ‌If you need additional skills, advanced skills, we can provide additional training tailored for you. ‌ ‌If you are hiring (including apprenticeships), please share your brief requirements below. ‌ ‌We also invite you to speak on industry topics as experts. Let's talk!

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Remote + Hybrid Weeks
Up to 300
Hours of guided support
L4 - L5 Level
Flexible Venues + Online LIVE
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How we help you accelerate

Upgrade your career

Tech-ready. Project Ready. Job Ready. 

Get a job interview lined-up

We work with employers alongside your course - employers love it! 

Hire pre-trained team members

Employers share their job descriptions and feedback to hire better candidates - for Free - contact today!

Learn Agile Project Management with coding

 Trained by certified professionals

Hybrid and flexible delivery

Weekend and off-peak hours available (minimum number of candidates) - in-person and online delivery

Real-life case study

With feedback from employers and industry experts

Why hybrid course + timings

We are the only ones with the flexibility of both in-person and online "guided" live courses, and with both weekday and weekend option with multiple venues. 
‌This is to make it easier for those with other commitments. 
‌We add this with hundreds of hours of support videos and in-person guidance. 

Current cohort details June - Sep 2024

‌Tuesday 5 pm - 7 pm remote / hybrid
‌Thursday ‌Tuesday 6 pm - 8 pm remote / hybrid
‌Saturday 10 am - 2 pm ‌remote / hybrid
‌Saturday additional support (LIVE) 2 hours
‌More venues available on enquiry

Coaching & Interview Preparation

We coach you with mock interviews, CV preparation, soft skills and your general wellbeing as part of the course. In-person and remote including confidential support if relevant.