• LaGuardia TechHire – Open Code

    Thanks for your interest in TechHire - Open Code, LaGuardia's exciting web development Training Program! To start the process of applying, please complete the brief questionnaire below. To be eligible for this US Department of Labor funded program, you must:

    • Be able to show proof that you are authorized to work in the US full-time (not a student visa)
    • Not currently be attending college
    • Be unemployed or underemployed (not working full-time)
    • Have a strong interest in technology
    • Aged 17-29 years old
    • Have a HS diploma or HSE: High School Equivalency diploma
    • Be able to attend an intensive class for over 30 hours a week
    • Have basic computer skills, including keyboarding, and working with files and folders
    • Have access to a laptop for classwork
    • Meet all federal selective service requirements

    This is a competitive program and in addition to the above requirements, you will need to pass a screening process which will include a reading and math test, and an interview to be accepted to the program. You must also attend an information session as part of the application process.

    Have questions? Contact Yaazieli Ortiz Felicie at yortizfelicie@lagcc.cuny.edu.

    Personal Information


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    Additional Information

    How did you hear about the LaGuardiaTechHire Open Code program?


    If you heard about this program through an organization, a library or through social media, please specify which organization/library/social media platform. If this doesn't apply to you, please write N/A.


    Are you interested in a career as a web developer?


    Are you between 17 and 29 years old?


    Are you currently enrolled in college?


    Are you unemployed or currently working less than 30 hours a week?


    Do you have a high school diploma or high school equivalency diploma?


    Will you be able to attend a full time training program beginning May or June 2020?


    I can commit to the following training length:(Please select one)


    How would you rate your understanding of computers and the internet?


    Please rate your keyboarding or typing skills on a scale of 1 to 5 with 1 being "I don't really know how to type", and 5 being "I'm a great typist"


    Please tell us about any experience you have with coding, website development, web or graphic design.



    *LaGuardia TechHire – OpenCode is part of a national study to test if offering individuals skills training and extra support services helps them complete training, and find employment in middle-high skill jobs. Support services and spaces in specific trainings are limited. Eligible applicants will be chosen by a computerized selection process.*