Thinking of learning to code, but getting lost in the alphabet soup (AJAX, PHP, CSS, etc)?

Whether you're interested in building your own web sites and applications, or looking to change careers, our class will introduce you to the world of web development (and programming in general).

We'll take a dive into specific programming languages, tools and real life examples. We'll also discuss what you need to get started as a web developer, as well as how you can break into this dynamic field.


  • Development tools (what you need to get started)
  • HTML and CSSJavaScript
  • APIsRuby on RailsResources to help you along the way (including some GA classes)

About the instructor

Gareth Gomersall

Developer @ Medicanimal

Gareth is one of GA’s own success stories, graduating from the web development full-time course in 2015. His flair for coding and design was spotted quickly by an employer upon graduating, and he's now a Developer at online pet-care retailer Medicanimal, where he is responsible for new feature implementation and issue/bug fixing in an agile working environment.

He is passionate about sharing his knowledge with individuals looking for an insight into the industry and as a recent GA graduate has experienced first-hand what it’s like to study here. When he’s not coding, you can find Gareth walking his French Bulldog Dixie along the river in Kingston-upon-Thames.

Mare Street Studios
The Shepherds Building
Shepherd's Bush
Metal Box Factory