YWeb Career Academy Info Session – Cohort 20

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YWeb Career Academy Info Session – Cohort 20

January 29, 2024 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
YWCA Madison Empowerment Center
2040 South Park Street
Aurealia Johnson

Join us at this introductory information session at YWCA Madison Empowerment Center. At this session you will have an opportunity to meet the YWCA Madison staff that will support you in the YWeb Career Academy program as well as the class instructor.

What is YWeb

YWeb is an employment service program that trains women and people of color to become web developers/designers. The goal of the YWeb Career Academy is to increase diversity in this area of employment. Upon completion of the course, students will have opportunities to pursue full-time permanent employment, a paid internship, or a freelance career.

We prepare, position, and support individuals into life-changing careers that would otherwise be inaccessible. Our free to enroll, in-person program provides the technical and soft skills required to gain and sustain real employment. Then, we partner with employers and educational institutions to help students find internships, continuing education, or full-time employment depending on what is the best next step.

This program will offer a $15/hr. Study Grant Payment to program participants for the time they dedicate to the class.

In-Person Info Session Schedule

  • Monday, January, 8th at 5:30 – 6:30pm
  • Wednesday, January 17th at 12:00 – 1:00pm
  • Monday, January, 22nd at 5:30 – 6:30pm
  • Wednesday, January 24th at 12:00 – 1:00pm
  • Monday, January, 29th at 5:30 – 6:30pm

Attendance is required at one of the information sessions above as  part of the enrollment process.  

Click here to learn more about YWeb Career Academy.

Cohort 20 starts Monday, February 19, 2024, click here to apply.