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One Year After Bootcamp: Rachel Ng And Life In New York City

Community
Feb. 14 2019
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Posted by
Lauren Girdler

Before taking the bootcamp program at Lighthouse Labs, Rachel worked as a graphic designer in Vancouver and at a marketing agency in Hong Kong. Rachel now works in New York City, utilizing the skills she gained at bootcamp in her current role as designer and front-end developer.

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Our Beginner's Guide To Python Introduces You To One Of The World's Most Popular Programming Languages

Community
Feb. 12 2019
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Posted by
Tim Huebsch

Add a new tool to your skillset and get started on programming with Python with our new and free online resource.

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5 Reasons Why Hiring From Lighthouse Labs’ Bootcamp Has Been A SortSpoke Success Story

Career Services
Feb. 02 2019
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Posted by
Weiting Xu

When Canada's technology startups look for new talent, Lighthouse Labs is one of their first pit stops, and SortSpoke is no exception.

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What An Employer Looks For When Hiring Bootcamp Graduates

Career Services
Jan. 23 2019
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Posted by
Alain Wong

Huddol is no stranger to Lighthouse Labs, having hired (as of this interview) two graduates for their team! Read below for our interview with Huddol CEO Mark Stolow.

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How to Plan a Learn to Code Event

Community
Jan. 22 2019
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Posted by
Sarah Foot

Are you ready to plan your first learn to code event? Here's how to do it.

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Introducing CanUCode, This Year's Learn-To-Code Initiative You Don't Want To Miss

Community
Jan. 15 2019
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Posted by
Tim Huebsch

The nationwide coding competition is open to post-secondary students and alumni and harnesses the power of peer-to-peer learning to raise awareness of digital literacy across Canada

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Reflecting On Five Years As Lighthouse Labs' CEO

General
Jan. 03 2019
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Posted by
Jeremy Shaki

Lighthouse Labs CEO Jeremy Shaki reflects on the past five years as we hit our five-year birthday.

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An Inside Look At Landing A Government Job, From A Lighthouse Labs Grad

Career Services
Dec. 27 2018
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Posted by
Lauren Girdler

Patrick Simonian is a Lighthouse Lab Web Development bootcamp graduate from Victoria who recently started working for the BC Government; here he provides a summary of the steps to success when looking for government employment.

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A Local's Guide to the Neighbourhood: Montreal

Students
Dec. 20 2018
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Posted by
Tim Huebsch

Local tips from our branch staff for the neighbourhood in and around the Lighthouse Labs Montreal campus, whether you're new to town or a local resident.

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Teacher Feature: Nima Boscarino

Community
Dec. 19 2018
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Posted by
Lauren Girdler

Nima is a full-time instructor at our Vancouver campus and has been doing some amazing work in the community both with Lighthouse Labs and our partner agency Canada Learning Code.

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Chatting With Quantum Mob And How They Tripled In Size With The Help Of Devhub Toronto

Community
Dec. 17 2018
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Posted by
Lauren Girdler

Quantum Mob is a Toronto development agency that started in early 2016 working out of Devhub in Toronto. They have since grown to 12 full-time employees. They were founded by Erich Reich and Eric Kim, who worked together at a previous job, and decided to go into business together.

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Devhub Launches In Vancouver Plus A Sneak Peek At Devhub Toronto's New Home

Community
Dec. 12 2018
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Posted by
Lighthouse Labs

Devhub launches in Vancouver as Devhub Toronto moves locations to King and Bathurst in the heart of Canada's largest city

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Introducing Student Scholarships

General
Dec. 06 2018
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Posted by
Lighthouse Labs

Lighthouse Labs recognizes the need for financial, emotional and academic support to foster meaningful change and life-long learning, which is why we aim to offer substantial tuition assistance, including our commitment to $150,000 in scholarships, and mentorship opportunities.

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Our Five-Year Birthday Celebrations, In Photos

General
Nov. 29 2018
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Posted by
Tim Huebsch

We just hit our five-year mark. Here are photos from our Toronto and Vancouver celebrations in case you couldn't make it!

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An All-Women's Dev Team Crushed The 21-Day Coding Challenge And Scored The Most Points

Community
Nov. 27 2018
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Posted by
Tim Huebsch

The Women in Web Development Facebook group team scored 638 points among its 130 members during the 21-Day Coding Challenge topping the overall leaderboard when all was said and done.

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