• Why should I do this bootcamp?

    This is the most affordable class out there that teaches you the skills you need for a new career.

  • What computer languages are being taught in this course?

    The course will be covering Ruby and Javascript. We'll be learning other techologies, but those are the two languages.

  • What (people) language is the class in?

    The class is taught in English. Students may speak English as a second language, but the course is only offered in English.

  • How much does the course cost?

    $1999. However, for Latin American residents and citizens we are offering the course for $799 (USD). We are always looking for motivated and talented students. If the price is too high, contact us at info@bogotabootcamp.com

  • Do I pay all at once?

    No. We will work with you to create a payment plan that works for both parties.

  • What is your background?

    I'm a professional web developer. I'm fullstack. Even though I was introduced to programming as kid, I only decided to code professionally as an adult. I'm trained and have worked as a professional high school teacher and athletics coach. After going back to graduate school for law, I started seeing a lot of bad software in courtrooms and decided I could to do better. I started learning on my own, then moved to New York to take a bootcamp course. Soon after I was making the best money of my life in career I hadn't realized I had access to. I did it, and so can you.

  • Why did you choose to learn Ruby on Rails and Javascript?

    Ruby is a great backend language because it reads almost like English. Rails has a clear structure that makes it easier to learn than other frameworks. Javascript is absolutely required for full stack development.

  • Why Bogotá?

    Bogotá is an up and coming economy, lots of room for growth in new industries. Specifically coding and web development! Other hubs include New York and San Francisco but the tuition for these bootcamps range from $12,000 to $21,000 USD depending on the length of the course. We want to be at the forefronts of the tech revolution in Colombia. Bogota Bootcamp wants give people the opportunity to learn the skills necessary to be part of the ever-growing tech industry. Bogota has so much to offer. Nightlife, fresh coffee, great weather, and the opportunity to grow.

  • Why a remote bootcamp? Can't I learn at home?

    You can, but you won't. Home has too many distractions. When you learn full time, your mind makes an adjustment: "This is what I'm doing now." You need the hours of practice every day and the support of a community. Living in Bogota will offer a fresh outlook, a focused mind where you will have committed to making a change and where we are committed to working with you, Monday through Friday. 8 hours a day, 40 hours a week. There is no substitute for a live instructor, peers, and a classroom.

  • Can anyone learn to code professionally?

    Web developement is not about really clever coding 90% of the time. Web development is a career where you build up knowledge through study and experience. It's more about acquired knowledge and skills than your IQ.

  • What does the course cover?

    There are a few general topics with related specifics.

    Dev Basics: Git, terminal commands, github, heroku, AWS, deployment

    Ruby Basics: variables, objects, iteration, recursion, conditional logic, methods, classes

    Rails Basics: models, views, controllers, API calls

    Javascript: AJAX calls, promises, async design, assets

    HTML: dom manipulation, CSS, browser tools

  • Will I find a job after this bootcamp?

    The reason there are bootcamps is that the jobs are out there. People need employees with these skills.

  • This is a big step. Am I ready?

    You're right. But if you want to change you have to do something different. Let's do it together.