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Learn one of the most in-demand skills for free

It’s Time You Learn How to Code!

Learn a valuable skill, meet like minded people, have fun. Do it for free!

50 of Vancouver’s top tech companies are coming together to teach you, and 499 other people, how to code for free in the largest open access education event in the history of British Columbia. We call it the #HTML500. By the end of the day, you will have created a landing page using HTML and CSS while meeting developers and recruiters from 50 awesome companies in Vancouver. Lighthouse Labs, Vancouver’s premiere developer bootcamp, will be leading the teaching for the day and everyone attending will be served a free lunch!

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To Learn Code is to Learn a Trade

Understanding the concepts and even the basics of code is becoming an essential skill in any profession. In many cases it’s also a differentiator when it comes to finding a job. Code can be a career, a way to compliment your skills, or a hobby that acts as an ace in the hole. Be able to take that extra step and make your own web pages, apps and more. The HTML500 is a a free, fun way to get yourself started!

500-logo-small-blk“Learning to code is the single best thing anyone can do to get the most out of the amazing future in front of us.”
- Marc Andreessen, founder of Netscape
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