{web}Girls Plus

Are you ready to supercharge your career in technology?

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Introducing

{web}Girls Plus

The Plus course is a collaboration between Perth{web}Girls and BHP to provide an alternate pathway for women to enter tech careers. Plus is offered on a part-time basis, outside of business hours hosted by Spacecubed in Perth CBD. Participants will undertake four unique projects focussed on building an enterprise web application using HTML/CSS, Python, Django and React JS. No prior experience is necessary. Spots are open for 10 members of the community and 10 BHP employees. Applications close on Tuesday, 11 June!

What Will I Learn?

The course is structured around four projects which you will complete across the period of the program. We focus around six technologies which will prepare you for careers with our industry partners.

HTML/CSS

Develop your own personal portfolio page to host your work using HTML and CSS.

Python

Use Python programming to create a machine learning program to predict the weather.

Django

Create an interactive web application in Python using Django, open-source web framework.

Cloud Deployment

Deploy your projects with cloud computing services.

Git

Store your code online to make changing it and collaborating on it simple!

React js

Add interactive functionality to your web app with React, a popular JavaScript library.

Powered By

Thanks to the support of BHP and Spacecubed, this program is completely free.

Key Course Dates

Participants will be required to attend two half days per week, outside of business hours, to accommodate working professionals. Below you can find some key dates relating to the Plus program. For full program dates please check out the FAQ section.

  • Applications open 31st of May
  • Launch event on the 31st of May
  • Applications close on the 11th of June
  • The course begins on the 10th of July
  • The course runs Wednesday nights and Saturdays
  • The course finishes on 4th December

FAQ

The course is a blend of online and in person content - hosted at Riff 45 St Georges Tce.

Applications for round one are now closed

If you are interested in supporting Plus or staying involved, please fill in a contact form using the link below.