Technical Training Opportunities for Women in Michigan

Eligibility and the application process for this digital skills grant opportunity differ than those from partnering providers. Please refer to all of the NCWIT digital grant specifications online.

Course Name and Description

Provider Name/Method of Instruction

Dates, Times, and Locations

Application Deadlines

Scrum Master and Product Owner Dual-Certification Boot Camp
This five half-day course will guide participants through the world of Scrum Mastery and Product Ownership. Participants will gain hands-on knowledge and will grow their ability to embrace Scrum and guide their teams to doing twice the work in half the time. At the end of the class, participants will be eligible to sit for the Scrum Master/Product Owner certifications, the Scrum-worlds only certifications that are recognized by Scrum co-founder Jeff Sutherland.

This class will be delivered through our partnership with Sigao Studios, taught by Chris Sims, CEO and one of 17 Scrum Fellows. All courses are currently virtual.

Cohorts Start Monthly

Cohorts run 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Monday-Friday.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. 

Scrum@Scale Practitioner Bootcamp
During this five half-day course, you will will learn how to apply fundamental Scrum and Lean product development skills to scale Scrum from one to many teams across any sized initiative. The Scrum@Scale® course teaches the responsibilities of the Product Owner, individual Scrum teams, and enterprise leadership in a variety of large-scale contexts. Upon completion of this course and the official Scrum@Scale exam, Scrum Inc. will provide a Certified Scrum@Scale Practitioner certificate signed by Dr. Jeff Sutherland, the creator of Scrum Pre-requisite- successful completion of scrum master/ product owner or comparable real world experience using Scrum.

This class will be delivered through our partnership with Sigao Studios, taught by Chris Sims, CEO and one of 17 Scrum Fellows. All courses are currently virtual.

Offered three times a year, but student must have completed SM/PO course prior.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Project Management Foundational Course
This course is designed for those who are looking to enter or advance in the project management profession. Participants gain a deeper understanding of the project management lifecycle, and practice the competencies needed to balance competing demands and communicate with diverse stakeholders.

**PMP Foundational Course: Appropriate for all levels, especially those new to project management. Completion of the Foundational Course will qualify students to sit for the CAPM exam: Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®

This course will be offered live online through our partnership with UAB Collat Professional Education.

*This opportunity includes the cost of the course, cost of taking one applicable certification exam (CAPM, PMP, or ACP), and 1-year PMI membership.

This course begins June 4 or Sept. 10, 2021.

Courses will be held Fridays 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

June 4, June 11, June 18, June 25

or

Sept. 10, Sept. 17, Sept. 24, Oct. 1

Apply by May 7, 2021 for June start.

Apply by Aug. 13, 2021 for September start.

Project Management Bundle
*Bundle includes the Foundations of the Project Management Course, Test Prep Course, and Tech Workshop.

Project Management Foundational Course
This course is designed for those who are looking to enter or advance in the project management profession. Participants gain a deeper understanding of the project management lifecycle, and practice the competencies needed to balance competing demands and communicate with diverse stakeholders.

PMP Test Prep
Upon completion of 35 hours of project management education, this course is available as additional instruction to help prepare participants to take the Project Management Professional (PMP) test.

This is a one-day live online class with additional online study tools and practice questions.

Project Management Technology Workshop
This interactive live online workshop provides engaging instruction into integrating the best practices of project management into industry standard tracking and reporting software.  This course will cover several project management technology software options including the commonly used Microsoft Project and Trello allowing insight into your daily project management design.

** Please review the minimum requirements for this bundle of courses. Students must have the minimum project management experience to sit for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam to qualify for the bundle.

These courses will be offered live online through our partnership with UAB Collat Professional Education.

*This opportunity includes the cost of the course, cost of taking one applicable certification exam (CAPM, PMP, or ACP), and 1-year PMI membership.

This course begins June 4, 2021 or Sept. 10, 2021.

Courses will be held Fridays 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Project Management Foundational Course: 
June 4, June 11, June 19, June 25

or

Sept. 10, Sept. 17, Sept. 24, and Oct. 1

PMP Test Prep: 
July 23 or Oct. 22

Project Management Technology Workshop: 
July 30 or Nov. 12

Apply by May 7, 2021 for June start.

Apply by Aug. 13, 2021 for Sept. start.

Agile Project Management
In addition to preparing you for the Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP) exam, this Agile Project Management course is designed to teach you the principles and practices of Agile in real world settings, including Scrum, XP and Lean.

This course will be offered live online through our partnership with UAB Collat Professional Education.

*This opportunity includes the cost of the course, cost of taking one applicable certification exam (CAPM, PMP, or ACP), and 1-year PMI membership.

This course begins July 9, 2021 or Oct. 8, 2021.

Courses will be held Fridays 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

July 9, July 16, July 30, Aug. 6

or 

Oct. 8, Oct. 15, Oct. 29, Nov. 5

Apply by June 11, 2021 for July course.

Apply by Sept. 10, 2021 for Oct. course.

Project Management & Agile Bundle

*Bundle includes the Project Management Foundational Course, PMP Test Prep Course, the Project Management Technology Workshop, and Agile Project Management.

Project Management Foundational Course

This course is designed for those who are looking to enter or advance in the project management profession. Participants gain a deeper understanding of the project management lifecycle, and practice the competencies needed to balance competing demands and communicate with diverse stakeholders.

PMP Test Prep

Upon completion of 35 hours of project management education, this course is available as additional instruction to help prepare participants to take the Project Management Professional (PMP) test.

This is a one-day live online class with additional online study tools and practice questions.

Project Management Technology Workshop

This interactive live online workshop provides engaging instruction into integrating the best practices of project management into industry standard tracking and reporting software. This course will cover several project management technology software options including the commonly used Microsoft Project and Trello allowing insight into your daily project management design.

Agile Project Management

In addition to preparing you for the Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP) exam, this Agile Project Management course is designed to teach you the principles and practices of Agile in real world settings, including Scrum, XP and Lean.

** Please review the minimum requirements for this bundle of courses. Students must have the minimum project management experience to sit for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam to qualify for the bundle.

These courses will be offered live online through our partnership with UAB Collat Professional Education.

*This opportunity includes the cost of the course, cost of taking one applicable certification exam (CAPM, PMP, or ACP), and 1-year PMI membership.

This course begins June 4, 2021 or Sept. 10, 2021.

Courses will be held Fridays 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Project Management Foundational Course: 
June 4, June 11, June 19, June 25

or

Sept. 10, Sept. 17, Sept. 24, and Oct. 1

PMP Test Prep: 
July 23 or Oct. 22 

Project Management Technology Workshop: 
July 30 or Nov. 12

Agile Project Management:
July 9, July 16, July 30, Aug. 6

or

Oct. 8, Oct. 15, Oct. 29, Nov. 5

Apply by May 7, 2021 for June start.

Apply by Aug. 13, 2021 for Sept. start.

IT Support
The IT Support course offers the opportunity to earn the Google IT Support Professional Certificate along with the CompTIA A+ Certification, and equips you with the knowledge to fill a wide range of technology jobs.

a snapshot:

15 weeks Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

  • 15 weeks Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • CompTIA A+ Certification
  • Google IT Support Professional Certificate
  • Career counseling and connections to employment

Currently, this course will be offered 100% online through our partnership with Per Scholas.

15-week Course

Tentative 2021 Start Dates:

July 5, July 12, September 13

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Monday-Friday

3031 W. Grand Blvd.
Suite 250
Detroit, MI 48202

Apply by May 24 for July starts.

Apply by July 26 for September start.

Full Stack Coding Bootcamp
The Tech Elevator Full Stack Development Bootcamp is a leading 14-week coding and career prep program with a 92% job placement rate. The program teaches people with no tech experience from a variety of backgrounds how to code and land fulfilling careers with 30+ career prep sessions to support full career transition into tech. See if the program is right for you: 1- take the short aptitude test (no coding required), and 2- attend a virtual open house.

This course will be delivered in an online live format through our partnerships with Tech Elevator.

Full-Time, 14 weeks

Courses will be held Fridays 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Summer Campus Live Remote: May 10 -Aug 13, 2021

Summer National Live Remote: June 28 – Oct. 1, 2021

Fall National Live Remote: Oct. 25, 2021 – Feb. 11, 2022

Apply by May 15 for June start.

Apply by Sept. 15 for October start.

Online Software Engineering
Learn to code online in order to launch your career as a software engineer. You’ll develop key skills that build upon one another through interactive labs, lectures, and close collaboration — shipping code and showcasing your expertise through comprehensive Portfolio Projects. Choose between full-time or part-time pace options.

This course will be delivered online through our partnership with Flatiron School.

Full-Time
(5 months, 45-50 hrs/week)

Part-Time
(10 months, 25-30 hrs/week)

Courses start monthly.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Online Data Science
Learn the skills necessary to launch your career as a data scientist. From Python to Machine Learning, you’ll acquire the breadth and depth needed to become a well-rounded data scientist. Choose between full-time or part-time pace options.

* This course requires some technical and professional experience. Learn more here.

This course will be delivered online through our partnership with Flatiron School.

Full-Time
(5 months, 45-50 hrs/week)

Part-Time
(10 months, 25-30 hrs/week)

Course Start Dates:
February 22
April 5 
May 17
June 28 
August 9

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Online Cybersecurity Analytics
Learn the skills necessary to secure our future as a cybersecurity analyst. You’ll set traps and catch threat actors with our real-world lab environments paired with industry-grade curriculum. Choose between full-time or part-time pace options.

This course will be delivered online through our partnership with Flatiron School.

Full-Time
(4 months, 30-40 hrs/week)

Part-Time
(8 months, 15-25 hrs/week)

Course Start Dates:
March 15 
April 26 
June 7 
July 19
August 30 

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Daytime JavaScript Full-Stack

This course will be delivered online through our partnership with Grand Circus.

Full-Time/Daytime

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday–Friday

14 weeks, including at-home pre-work and 12 weeks in-person/instructional time in class

Course Dates:
April 5 – June 25, 2021
May 24 – August 13, 2021

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

After-Hours JavaScript Full-Stack

This course will be delivered online through our partnership with Grand Circus.

After-Hours/Evening

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 6:30 – 10:00 p.m.

28 weeks, including the mandatory at-home pre-work and 26 weeks in-person/instructional time in class

Course Dates:
April 5 – September 30, 2021
May 24 – November 18, 2021

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Daytime C# .NET Core Full-Stack

This course will be delivered online through our partnership with Grand Circus.

Full-Time/Daytime

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday–Friday

14 weeks, including at-home pre-work and 12 weeks in-person/instructional time in class

Course Dates:
April 5 – June 25, 2021
May 24 – Aug. 13, 2021

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

After-Hours C# .NET Core Full-Stack

This course will be delivered online through our partnership with Grand Circus.

* Due to COVID-19, this course is currently live online.

After-Hours/Evening

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 6:30 – 10:00 p.m.

28 weeks, including the mandatory at-home pre-work and 26 weeks in-person/instructional time in class

Course Dates:
April 5 – September 30, 2021
May 24 – November 18, 2021

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

HTML and CSS
Introduces HTML5 and CSS3. Student should be familiar with using a computer and navigating through the file system.

This course may be delivered online or in person through our partnership with Mobi Bootcamp Corp.

Part-Time (3 weeks)

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Aug. 2 – 19, 2021

Apply by June 2, 2021.

Javascript
Introduces JavaScript language. Student should be familiar with using a computer and navigating through the file system.

Pre-req: HTML and CSS knowledge

This course may be delivered online or in person through our partnership with Mobi Bootcamp Corp.

Part-Time (3 weeks)

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Aug. 23 – Sept. 9, 2021

Apply by June 23, 2021.

Java and SQL
This is a beginner course and anyone interested in learning programming can enroll in this course provided they are familiar with using a computer and navigating through the file system.

This course may be delivered online or in person through our partnership with Mobi Bootcamp Corp.

Part-Time (3 weeks)

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Oct. 8 – Nov. 4, 2021

Apply by Sept. 7, 2021.

Advanced Java
This introduces students to advanced concepts in Java: MVC frameworks, jee client-server development tools and methodologies, Spring annotations, Web services etc.. Should know Java to take this course.

This course may be delivered online or in person through our partnership with Mobi Bootcamp Corp.

Part-Time (3 weeks)

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Nov. 8 – 29, 2021

Apply by Oct. 1, 2021.

Front End Developer Bundle
*Bundle includes 4 courses:
HTML and CSS, JavaScript, Angular, and Apprenticeship

This course may be delivered online or in person through our partnership with Mobi Bootcamp Corp.

Part-Time (11 weeks)

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Aug. 2 – Oct. 15, 2021

Apply by June 2, 2021.

Full Stack Developer
*Bundle includes 2 bundles:
Front End Developer Bundle and Backend Developer Bundle

This course may be delivered online or in person through our partnership with Mobi Bootcamp Corp.

Part-Time (20 weeks)

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Aug. 2 – Dec. 17, 2021

Apply by June 2, 2021.

Mobile App Frameworks
In this course, one of the mobile application frameworks like Angular, React etc. will be taught. HTML/CSS and JavaScript courses are a prerequisite to take this course. The specific framework that is being taught will be mentioned in the enrollment form.

This course may be delivered online or in person through our partnership with Mobi Bootcamp Corp.

Part-Time (3 weeks)

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Sept. 20 – Oct. 7, 2021

Apply by Aug. 1, 2021.

Back End Developer Bundle
*Bundle includes 3 courses:
Java and SQL, Advanced Java, and Apprenticeship

This course may be delivered online or in person through our partnership with Mobi Bootcamp Corp.

Part-Time (9 weeks)

4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Monday-Friday

March 1 – April 16, 2021

Apply by Feb. 10, 2021.

Data Analyst/Scientist Bundle
*Bundle includes 5 courses:
Python, Data Analytics, Data Science for Business, Big Data and Apprenticeship

This course may be delivered online or in person through our partnership with Mobi Bootcamp Corp.

Part-Time (5 weeks)

4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Monday-Friday

April 26 – June 15, 2021

Apply by March 7, 2021.

Python
In this course, students learn the basics of Python Programming language. This is a beginner level course and anyone interested in taking a debut into programming can join this course. This course will prepare students to continue learning advanced level topics in Data Analytics, Data Science, Web development etc.

This course may be delivered online or in person through our partnership with Mobi Bootcamp Corp.

Part-Time (1.5 weeks)

4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Monday-Friday

April 26 – May 5, 2021

Apply by March 7, 2021.

Data Analytics
This course introduces students to Data Visualization. Students will derive insights from data by applying the techniques taught during this course. Students should know Python before enrolling into this course.

This course may be delivered online or in person through our partnership with Mobi Bootcamp Corp.

Part-Time (1.5 weeks)

4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Monday-Friday

May 6 – 17, 2021

Apply by April 15, 2021.

Data Science for Business
This course will prepare students in the high demand Data Science field. Students will understand the basic concepts of Machine Learning and how that is applied to data from a business domain to derive predictive intelligence.

This course may be delivered online or in person through our partnership with Mobi Bootcamp Corp.

Part-Time (1.5 weeks)

4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Monday-Friday

May 18 – 27, 2021

Apply by April 23, 2021

Apprenticeship Program
In this program the students will get hands on work experience by working with an experienced developer who will guide them on a programming assignment.

We are enrolling for Front end and Full Stack Developer Apprenticeship projects at this time.

Eligibility:

  • any student proficient in HTML/CSS and JavaScript can apply for Front End Apprenticeship Project work
  • any student proficient in HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Java and Advanced Java can apply for Full stack Apprenticeship project

This course may be delivered online or in person through our partnership with Mobi Bootcamp Corp.

Part-Time (4-16 weeks)

2 hrs/day for a total of 24 hrs

We are enrolling for Front end, Backend Developer, Full Stack Developer, Data Engineering, Data Scientist, Apprenticeship projects at this time.

Eligibility: Any student proficient in HTML/CSS and JavaScript can apply for Front End Apprenticeship Project work

Any student proficient in HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Java and Advanced Java can apply for Full stack Apprenticeship project

Five weeks before the start date.

Interested, but want more information? Please fill out the Digital Skills Interest form.

Excited, and ready to apply? Please submit an application.

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