Workshops

The best hands-on training in Toronto

One and two-day workshops with industry-leading developers & designers.

Why HackerYou?

  • Hands on, project-based learning

  • Learn from industry leading professionals

  • Small classes with a low ratio of students to instructors

  • A social and collaborative learning environment

Pricing

One-Day Workshops:
$179

Earlybird Pricing

$229

Regular Price

Two-Day Workshops:
$349

Earlybird Pricing

$399

Regular Price

HackerYou workshops are limited to 20 participants, and open to all. All prices include tea, coffee and a catered lunch. HST is not included.

We're adding new workshops all the time.
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Building Cross-Platform Desktop Apps in Electron

One-day Workshop

Date: Sat. Apr. 29 2017

Instruction by: Haris Mahmood

In this workshop, participants will be introduced to the principles and concepts of desktop application development. Instructor Haris Mahmood will show you how to leverage web-based technologies like HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to build cross-platform desktop applications faster and easier than ever. There's no need to worry about individual system requirements anymore - this workshop will teach you Electron, a new technology that eliminates the steep learning curve to fully unlock the power of desktop apps.

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Developing JavaScript Applications with Webpack 2

One-day Workshop

Date: Sat. May. 27 2017

Instruction by: Drew Minns

Webpack 2 has become the standard tool for creating JavaScript applications. What is it and why do all JS applications now swear by it? Instructor Drew Minns will explore how powerful of a tool Webpack 2 is and how it is used in development and production environments to deliver an optimized site for your users.

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Advanced Application Development with Redux and React

One-day Workshop

Date: Sat. Jun. 10 2017

Instruction by: Matt Fairley

This workshop aims to introduce the principles and concepts of Redux applications by building a GIF management application. React is one of the most popular web frameworks, but it’s not a complete solution. Enter Redux, which allows developers to build advanced applications using React (and other frameworks).

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Building the Basics of Shopify Theme Development

Two-day Workshop

Date: Wed. Jun. 14 2017 - Thu. Jun. 15 2017

Instruction by: Up at Five

This workshop provides a holistic introduction to Shopify Theme development. We’ll start with an overview of the Shopify Platform and its role in the e-commerce market. We will then dive into the development environment, components of a Shopify theme, the Liquid templating language used by Shopify, the Shopify API, and other extensions to theme functionality.

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Designing Website Layouts in Sketch App with Linda Nakanishi

One-day Workshop

Date: Sat. Jun. 17 2017

Instruction by: Linda Nakanishi

This workshop is for anyone who has always wanted an introduction to Sketch App or wanted to learn the fundamentals of web/user interface (UI) design. You will learn about the elements and principles of design (colour, typography, alignment, contrast, hierarchy, grids etc.) and the components of web design.

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Building your own REST API with Node.js

Two-day Workshop

Date: Sat. Jul. 8 2017 - Sun. Jul. 9 2017

Instruction by: Ryan Christiani and Simon Bloom

Participants in this workshop will learn how to design, build, and deploy their own API. Join HackerYou instructors Ryan Christiani and Simon Bloom as they guide you through the principles and architecture of REST, the Node.js environment and Express library, and the database MongoDB. Upon completion of this workshop, you will be equipped with tools to successfully and deploy your own full stack application!

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Beyond the Basics of Shopify Theme Development

Two-day Workshop

Date: Wed. Jul. 12 2017 - Wed. Jul. 12 2017

Instruction by: Up at Five

In this workshop, participants will dive into available resources for more advanced customization of Shopify themes. We’ll go over the various APIs provided by Shopify and look at how we can integrate shop products into third party sites using the Shopify JavaScript SDK. We will then dive in and explore a relatively new feature to Shopify, Sections, which allows the developer to create modular templates that the store manager can add and edit. Finally, we will look at how you can use JSON to customize the available settings in your theme.

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Turning Analytics into Useful Insights & Actions

One-day Workshop

Date: Sat. Jul. 15 2017

Instruction by: Troy Boileau

In this workshop, participants will learn how to use Google Analytics to understand the success and failure of marketing campaigns, forecast future results, and make data-based business decisions. We'll take you through understanding why we use analytics, how it fits into the digital marketing equation, and how you can use it to your advantage.

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Refund Policy

Signed up for a class but can't make it after all? Please email us at least seven days before the workshop date. No refunds will be given after that date. For full details check out our Refund Policy