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Digital Web Technology Vocational Program
St. Joseph Center

Change your trajectory

Codetalk is a digital web technology job training program for low income, underemployed and underserved women. In an intensive and rigorous 16 week program we provide the skills, tools, training, professional development and support so that our graduates can pursue entry level positions in the technology sector.

We aim to transform the income potential of low income and underserved women by promoting financial stability through training for employment in a technology field. Codetalk's mission is to change the trajectory of our graduates.

Our program accomplishes it's mission through a growth mindset, innovative teaching techniques, a cutting edge curriculum and the idea that we are not defined by or limited to our circumstances. The Codetalk program changes lives.

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Next Session - Summer 2021

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In 16 weeks, in a nurturing, supportive classroom environment you will learn the fundamentals of front end web development, and prepare for entry level positions in UX Design, QA, Content Management, Project Management, Front End Web Development, or similar.

You will develop your professional and soft skill set, and complete multiple individual and team projects including a digital portfolio.

Codetalk is for you if you have basic digital skills and wish to transform your career and income potential through training and employment in the technology sector.

Change your trajectory by completing the codetalk application.

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St Joseph Center, Venice CA

Outreach & Engagement   |   Housing   |   Mental Health   |   Education & Vocation

St. Joseph Center was founded in Venice in 1976 to provide low income families and individuals with the inner resources and tools to become productive, stable and self-supporting members of the community.

We help 6,500 people every year find hope through empowerment with programs including a food pantry, free all-day childcare, homeless services and housing programs, education & vocational programs, intensive one-on-one counseling and employment development.

St. Joseph Center Website

Codetalk Partners & Supporters

Snap Inc.    

The Honest Co.      Sony Pictures Entertainment      Munchkin
Glo     Google
LA Giving Circle
WiTH (Women in Technology Hollywood)    Solve 4 Equality
Digital Karma     Upcomers    LaunchMaps    Tatari Tv
LaborX     Built in LA      Social Venture Partners
InMotion Hosting    Sketch    Lensabl    TuneIn Radio

The Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti    State Senator Ben Allen     Councilman Mike Bonin

AnnenbergTech at Annenberg Foundation    Liberty Hill Foundation

Non Profit Partners

Downtown Women's Center    Program for Torture Victims    FreeFrom   CAST LA    
Unite Us   Dress for Success    Skid Row Housing Trust    Safe Place for Youth    Chrysalis   
Good Shepherd    Upward Bound    The People Concern    
Sojourn Domestic Violence Services