This year Accenture Baltics and Women Go Tech are teaming up to bring you She Goes Tech – a program that offers basic technology training for women. Together we are happy to support the most motivated women to develop new forward-looking professional skills with no study fee. You can choose one of the following tracks:

  • Microsoft. NET
  • JAVA
  • Scala
  • JavaScipt
  • DevOps

The Winter-Spring 2022 scholarship program starts on January 31st and will run until June 14th (see details for separate track dates below). Trainings take place three times per week (in the evenings) and are run in English by Accenture Baltics experts as well as SD Academy trainers.

A total of 160 participants is being accepted to the program, so hurry up!


Do I qualify?

Women of any age, with little or no existing technology knowledge, but an interest in technologies, who are motivated to learn coding and other new things are welcome to apply!

Training will be held in the evenings, so it will also be suitable for those with a job or studying.


Requirements

  • Motivation to learn coding
  • Analytical skills
  • Intermediate or higher level of English

The Training Offer


Why MICROSOFT .NET?

Microsoft.net is among the most popular technologies for building websites and applications. It is open-sourced, so easily available to start development of the product at any time. The demand for Microsoft.net is never-ending. The technology is used in a lot of government organizations like the Pentagon, also games like Titanfall and social networks like Odnoklasniki. Game engine Unity is built on .NET and is a backbone of many modern games like Hearthstone and Cities: Skylines. The promise Knowledge in .NET provides exciting job opportunities and career growth in a field that is always in the process of progress. On the foundations of Microsolf.net, you can build your future in many different directions – as a Web, Application or Software developer, Tester, DevOps specialist and more. As every single company is using some kind of an IT service (web pages, mobile apps, product management systems), the possibilities are truly – endless.

TRAINING DAYS
GROUP: Microsoft .NET
Every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 18:30-21:30
From February 21st, 2022 – May 16th, 2022


Why DEVOPS AND CLOUD?

Are you looking for a change? Begin with DevOps, and you will never be bored again.
Join a striving community of developers, testers, and analysts working together as one team to innovate faster and build the next Netflix. We keep essential, revenue-critical systems up and running despite hurricanes and bandwidth outages using the best automation practices. And all of this while utilizing the most modern Cloud technologies.
Adopting DevOps philosophy requires a new mindset and new tools, but don’t worry about not having these. After completing the training, you will be equipped with the needful knowledge and hands-on experience to progress in your career.

TRAINING DAYS
GROUP: DevOps and Cloud
Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 18:30-21:30
From February 28th, 2022 – May 27th, 2022


Why JAVASCRIPT?

In Front End development we concentrate on all web orientated solutions based on the web base trio – HTML, CSS and JavaScript, with the main focus being on JavaScript engineering. JavaScript has been one of the Top 3 most demanded programming languages and skills for a long time and there is still no slowdown in sight. JavaScript is the language of the web and we use the web daily – websites, portals, web applications.
It is everywhere – from rich visual experiences on websites and complex web applications to powering high load middleware and backend applications written in NodeJS, to popular desktop applications written in electron – Slack, MS Teams, VS Code.
You will be working on creating User Interface (UI) for websites, creating complex web applications, integrating them with backend solutions and creating backend services for a serverless cloud stack.
The main requirement is to have a spark in your eyes and a passion for making the world a better place today than it was yesterday. Passion for being a problem solver, taking challenges apart and putting them back in the form of a solution, using the tools at your disposal correctly!

TRAINING DAYS
GROUP: JavaScript (January)
Every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 18:30-21:30
From January 31st, 2022 – April 19th, 2022
 
GROUP: JavaScript (March)
Every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 18:30-21:30
From March 28th, 2022 – June 14th, 2022


Why SCALA AND BIG DATA ANALYTICS?

Scala is a programming language similar to Java, but within it, the same logic can usually be expressed with a significantly smaller number of lines. Currently, Scala is becoming one of the language in the development of functional products in working with big data, as it requires stability, flexibility, high speed and scalability. The next step after learning Scala will be to learn SQL, Big data tools like Spark, Cloud platforms etc. The prospective career of a Scala programmer and Big data engineer includes work on the collection, storage, processing, and analysis of huge sets of data; performing machine learning on a large scale; creating and managing the company’s Big Data infrastructure and tools. To apply for this program, interest in working with big data is needed.
 
TRAINING DAYS
GROUP: Scala and Big Data analytics
Every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 19:00-22:00
From February 28th, 2022 – May 16th, 2022


Why JAVA?

Java is one of the most popular programming languages; it is object-orientated and produces software for multiple platforms.
It enables programmers to write computer instructions using English-based commands instead of having to write in numeric codes.
With basic knowledge in Java, you can develop a career in many different fields: you can continue your education as a Web, Application or Software developer, DevOps specialist, Tester and more. Java is used very widely – from computer games like RuneScape, operating system Android and email client Gmail, to scientific applications like NASA Wind Spacecraft.

TRAINING DAYS
GROUP: JAVA (January)
Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 18:30-21:30
From January 31st, 2022 – April 25th, 2022
 
GROUP: JAVA (February)
Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 18:30-21:30
From February 21st, 2022 – May 18th, 2022
 
GROUP: JAVA (March)
Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 18:30-21:30
From March 14th, 2022 – June 6th, 2022