Partner Spotlight: Helio Training

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Partner Spotlight: Helio Training

Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, Helio Training offers Utah's best hands-on full-stack coding bootcamps to help new and experienced software developers hone their skills. With immersive, part-time, and online courses in Full Stack Web Development as well as a part-time UX/UI program, there's an option for everyone to jump in and quickly skill up to a new career.

Helio Training was founded in 2016 with the intention of making software development education more accessible and affordable to a more diverse audience. Throughout the courses at Helio Training, students participate in exercises, assignments, and projects designed to quickly equip students with the skills needed to succeed.

HELIO TRAINING'S FULL STACK DEVELOPMENT COURSE

In this program, students will spend 520 hours in the classroom learning key technologies that will enable them to create fully functional, highly usable, and responsive web applications from end-to-end. The immersive track takes students on a deep dive into the front-end user interface development, the back-end server-side applications, and the supporting databases behind the scenes.

Technologies:

  • HTML/CSS
  • JavaScript/JSON
  • Angular 2
  • React
  • NodeJS
  • Express/Hapi
  • MongoDB
  • MySQL/PostgreSQL
  • Test-driven Development
  • Git
  • NPM
  • RESTful APIs

Details: This course meets from 8am until 5pm for 12 weeks.

HELIO TRAINING'S UI/UX DESIGN COURSE

In this course, students will gain an understanding of the theory behind social design, usability, and interaction. Students will complete the course knowing how to achieve great results using Photoshop, Illustrator, CSS, and Sketch. The skills from this course will help students achieve a career in UI/UX and make them an invaluable member of any modern development team.

Technologies:

  • Selenium
  • Manual Testing
  • Basic JavaScript
  • Basic NodeJS
  • NightwatchJS
  • HTML/CSS

Details: This course meets from 6pm-9pm on Mondays and Wednesdays, as well as approximately 6 hours of self-study each week.

Helio Training and Skills Fund have partnered up to allow eligible students to make affordable monthly payments towards the cost of the programs. For immersive programs, students will make interest-only payments for the first 5 months, and then begin full repayment. For online and after-hours programs, students will begin full monthly payments roughly 1.5 months after the program begins.

To learn more about Skills Fund financing for Helio Training programs, click here.

To learn more about Helio Training's programs, visit their website.