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Learn to Code

Start from Zero, Build Awesome Web Applications and Leave with Critical Coding Skills



About Firehose

Firehose sessions teach critical digital and coding skills by building real-world web applications that you are proud to share with the world.

Learn All the Right Skills

We teach what matters! That way you can focus on the most important skills to build and ship high quality web applications

Accelerated Learning

We move fast and condense at least 5 times the amount of comparable self-guided learning into each session, pair you with expert mentors and help you in our exclusive Q&A forums

Get Expert Help

Expert developers will answer all your questions, help you understand your code and trouble-shoot error messages through weekly office hours and 1-on-1 mentorship sessions

Our Students Are Happy

Why? We help them learn critial coding skills in a fraction of the time while building mobile first web applications together

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Upcoming Virtual Classes

Self-paced Classes, Virtual Office Hours, Q&A Forum

Virtual Web Development Apprenticeship

Launch Your Startup, Boost Your Career and Learn2Code

Build 3 mobile first web applications and your own Capstone MVP Project. Take advantage of weekly 1-on-1 mentorship hours, regular office hours, and help forums to accelerate your skills


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Free Video Lesson

Learn by Doing: Code a Personal Splash Page


Take one hour, learn HTML and CSS3 and code your own personal splash page. No prior experience necessary.


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Firehose Project Coding Lessons

Learn to Code an Advice Splurting Web App in 10 hours

Build a real-world project and use the same tools as the best startups in the country to code an awesome web application while learning cutting-edge skills like Ruby on Rails, HTML, CSS3, Git, GitHub, Heroku, Twitter Bootstrap and more.


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Instructors

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Marco Morawec

Marco is a web developer and User Experience product manager. He consulted Fortune 500 companies like P&G and John Deere, won Boston's biggest Hackathon (Angelhack) and most recently led the user experience for peerTransfer, building a $500M/year international tuition payment platform. In an earlier life, he travelled around the world on $25/day for an entire year.

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Ken Mazaika

Ken Mazaika is a web developer and Ruby on Rails contributor. Previously he was the tech lead at Where.com (acquired by PayPal) and a core member of the PayPal/eBay development team in Boston. In a previous life he turned a health insurance quotes generator from a $400/day web application into a $40,000/day business.

Where We're Running our Events


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New York City

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