Advancing Tech in Gary

How is Eleven Fifty Helping Advance Tech in 46218?

Thanks to the support of a grant from Lilly Endowment through its Enhancing Opportunity in Indianapolis initiative, we are working with many community partners to open the doorway to tech for residents of the Martindale-Brightwood neighborhood. We will be offering Part-Time Web Development and IT Professional courses on-site at Martin University for anyone who is a resident in the 46218 area.

Attend an Information Session!

We are hosting several in-person information sessions at Martin University so you can learn more about this initiative! At these info sessions, we will:

  • answer your questions about the 46218 initiative and our programs
  • provide intro courses for our Web Development and IT Professional courses
  • have alumni speak about their experience at Eleven Fifty
  • provide free childcare and food
    • *see bottom of page for important childcare details*

Information Session Dates:

  • Saturday, July 24th, 9am – 1pm
  • Tuesday, August 3rd, 6 – 10pm
  • Wednesday, August 11th, 9am – 1pm

Please sign up for one of these events using the form on this page!

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Program Details:

  • We are offering our Part-Time Web Development and Part-Time IT Professional courses to all 46218 residents
  • While in class, childcare and meals will be provided
  • Students will receive a no-interest financial agreement that will only be paid back if they graduate and get a high paying job
  • Students must be over 18, have a high school diploma or GED, and have no felony convictions
  • Students will work directly with our Career Services team to improve their professional brand and assist in job placement

Course Offerings:

IT Professional:

Our Information Technology Professional Bootcamp is designed to prepare anyone from any background for an entry-level job in IT. Our expert-designed curriculum and immersive, hands-on learning experience in this course will enable you to obtain the industry-recognized CompTIA A+ and Network+ certifications, which are recognized internationally and by all major employers.

Web Development: 

Learn everything you need to know to design, develop, and launch websites and web applications. Throughout our Web Development bootcamp you’ll find modern, relevant curriculum designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge needed to become a successful web developer.

Childcare Details for Information Sessions

There are 19 seats for children from that ages of two to eight years old. The childcare services will be located in Room B of the building.  We request that parents who will utilize the drop-in service arrive no earlier than 15 minutes before the session.

To adhere to health and safety procedures; parents will need to do the following before receiving services:

  • Sign in children and list emergency contact information
  • Sign Informed Consent and Release Form for Martin University Care
  • Sign COVID Questionnaire Form attesting that their child has not been exposed to COVID or has tested positive for the COVID 19 virus.
  • Children are not required to wear masks; however, we will be conducting temperature checks at arrival.

We prefer the lunches for the children to be delivered to Room B. Parents are welcome to check children out of the drop-in center for lunch.

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