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What you'll learn

What we’re offering…

Free training You’ll learn all you need to be successful – from programming skills to the employment essentials that will help you achieve your potential.

Connect with hiring employers At the end of the programme, Generation will enrol you to the Generation Academy, helping you prepare for interviews. We will connect you with employers looking to hire data engineers at the time, support you in job applications, and help you transition into your working life. Starting salary £25-£35k for junior data engineer

Mentor support during and 6 months post programme

Continue to receive your benefits if you are receiving Universal Credit or other work-related benefits such as JSA or ESA, we will work with you to make sure you continue to receive these during the programme.

It’s a free full-time 12 week programme (starting 28th June)

Entry requirements

You don’t need any existing work experience or qualifications to be part of this training programme. You do need basic Python skills, which we recommend you learn by completing the free Udacity Introduction to Python Programming course. Please see site for full details

This online course is taught using Microsoft Teams

What does this mean for me?

Our courses are normally taught in person. To keep people safe during the coronavirus pandemic, we're doing all our teaching online instead.

You'll need a computer or smartphone with a good internet connection.

Your tutor will send you detailed instructions before lessons start.

New to video calls? See our guide

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Data is one of the fastest growing areas in tech. With career paths leading to AI, machine learning and Big Data, now is a great time to join this sector. On this free 12 week bootcamp, we’ll provide you with the perfect launchpad


  • Aged 18-29
  • Live in a London Borough
  • Not in employment, education or training. Exception for zero hours contracts
  • Have the right to work in the UK (no student visas accepted)

We’re really looking forward to receiving your application. Once you have completed some short tasks in your application, and uploaded your documents, we’ll be in touch to invite you to our taster day.

If you have any questions, please contact and we’ll reply as soon as we can.

To apply follow the link

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