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We offer a year-long Academy designed to turn bootcamp and college grads into solid Developers. Over the years, RoleModel has trained many apprentices that have gone on to become leading Software Craftsmen. Do you have what it takes to be next?

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I've seen multiple apprentices transformed into amazing software developers at RoleModel. Ken knows how to make software, he knows how the business world works, and he knows how to teach.

Duff O’Melia


Ken has been training and mentoring software craftsmen for decades. His unique approach immerses the novices in real world problems that provide the opportunity to achieve specific goals to achieve a broad understanding of the craft.

Daniel Steinberg

Dim Sum Thinking

This is the type of solid program that will create the software craftsmen of tomorrow. You can skip directly to learning solid, proven practices at the hands of software masters.

Jared Richardson

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The Academy Is Now Looking for Bootcamp Graduates

Application deadline is July 1, 2017

The Craftsmanship Academy has become a "graduate opportunity" for Coding Bootcamp graduates. Bootcamp graduates can apply.Continue Reading »