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One Year After Bootcamp: Trevor Morrison

Students
Aug. 14 2017
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Posted by
Corey Leung

Trevor is a graduate of the Lighthouse Labs Web Development Bootcamp in Victoria and is also a mentor for us. After transitioning from the public sector to tech, Trevor has found success in his new career as a Software Developer.

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Love Letter to our Mentors

Students
Jul. 12 2017
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Posted by
Rosy Lee

The expansive network of developers is absolutely key in how we deliver our unique brand of education. Just ask any of our alumni and nine times out of ten, they’ll say that “the mentors” were the most valuable part of their education experience.

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Intro to... Karolina Karas

Students
Jul. 06 2017
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Posted by
Corey Leung

Karolina is an Account Manager at Go2mobi. She finished the Lighthouse Labs Intro to Web Development Course in July of 2016 and transitioned into the tech sector shortly after. She currently sits on the board of YYJ Tech Ladies, a community built to foster connections and mentorships for women in the Victoria tech community. Karolina is also an accomplished writer, having been published both locally and nationally in publications like the Globe and Mail.

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Save $500 dollars off our Bootcamp or Intro Course!

General
Jul. 04 2017
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Posted by
Corey Leung

You’ve done your research, you’ve filled out the application, your mouse has hovered over the button, but every time something holds you back from hitting apply. Well now is the time to say yes to coding! We’re here to help you save $500 on both our Bootcamps and Intro courses. Interested in Bootcamp? Check out details on our Early Bird Challenge. Interested in an Intro course, we’ve got a Part Time Course Discount for that.

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Introducing Free Bi-Weekly HTML & CSS Workshops!

Community
Jun. 26 2017
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Posted by
Corey Leung

We are very happy to announce that we will be hosting bi-weekly HTML & CSS workshops in our Vancouver and Toronto campuses throughout the summer.

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How To Be a Developer and Travel the World

General
Jun. 16 2017
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Posted by
Iskender Piyale-Sheard

Having a job that allows you to make your own hours and travel at the same time is pretty cool. But it’s not always easy. Let’s talk about how you can get started, some of the best resources you can take advantage of, and some things to watch out for.

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WWDC 2017: iOS Apps by Lighthouse Labs Students

Community
Jun. 07 2017
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Posted by
Alexandra Ali-Dib

Over the years, Lighthouse Labs has had many students go through the iOS Development Bootcamp and produce astounding iOS apps, some of which have been published to the app store! Here are a few notable ones.

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Digital Literacy

General
May. 31 2017
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Posted by
Don Burks

Given the pervasive level of technology in our everyday lives, it is more important than ever before that we pay attention to our digital literacy.

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Teacher Feature: Sam Meech-Ward

Community
May. 25 2017
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Posted by
Rebecca Haliburton

Sam is the Head Instructor for our iOS Development Bootcamp in Vancouver! When he's not teaching at Lighthouse, you can find him snowboarding in Whistler, lounging on Kits beach or supporting his strange habit of eating 5+ coconuts a day. Keep reading to learn a little more about Sam, his programming background and why he loves to teach.

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One Year After Bootcamp: Cody Brouwers

Community
May. 15 2017
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Posted by
Corey Leung

Since graduating from the Lighthouse Lab's full-time Web Development Bootcamp, Cody Brouwers has been honing his coding skills at FlipGive, a fundraising eCommerce startup in Toronto. Coming from a career in corporate HR consulting, this opportunity has been a positive change of pace for Cody. Read further to learn more about his experience at Lighthouse Labs and what other things he has been doing since.

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How To Learn To Code: A Comprehensive Guide

General
May. 10 2017
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Posted by
Rebecca Haliburton

We all know that coding is a skill set in high demand. You may have read headlines on how coding is the next blue collar job and how people are upgrading their skills to stay ahead of the curve. You get it, you’re convinced — you want to learn to code. Now what?

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Ace Your Bootcamp Admissions Interview

Admissions
May. 01 2017
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Posted by
Chandler Davis

Congrats - you’ve just received the invitation to interview at Lighthouse Labs for the Bootcamp! We’re pumped to have a chat with you about the program and why you want to learn how to be a stellar full-stack developer. Interviews can be intimidating and stressful, causing lots of nerves and beads of sweat, which isn’t good for anyone. We’ve assembled some advice for you to set some expectations and help you bring your best self into your Bootcamp interview.

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One Year After Bootcamp: Niloo Ravaei

Community
Apr. 24 2017
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Posted by
Alexandra Ali-Dib

Since graduating Bootcamp, Niloo has been hard at work for LumosPOS, mentoring new Bootcamp students at Lighthouse and pursuing a side-passing for Data Science. Niloo has some great advice for incoming students and insight on the value of feeling comfortable being uncomfortable. Keep reading to learn more about her experience in the year since she left Lighthouse.

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Intro to Web Development In Ottawa, Saskatoon & London

General
Apr. 04 2017
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Posted by
Rebecca Haliburton

Hot on the heels of the HTML150, Lighthouse Labs is bringing our part-time Intro to Web Development course to Ottawa, Saskatoon and London starting on May 8th!

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One Year After Bootcamp: Charlotte Lopez

Community
Mar. 22 2017
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Posted by
Rebecca Haliburton

Before coming to Lighthouse Labs, Charlotte Lopez was working as a Graphic Operator & Designer with CBC. Now, she's creating interactive graphics for clients like Disney and Teletoon as a Designer + Developer for Corus Entertainment. We caught up with Charlotte to learn more about her career transition and life after Bootcamp

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