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Ira Herman

CTO, Optrix, Inc.

Los Angeles

Ira Herman is an experienced software developer who has 14+ years of coding experience. He started working with Microsoft while he was still in High School and has since then led a number of development projects. Ira has experience teaching as a Microsoft Certified Trainer and Cisco Certified Academy Instructor, and holds several internal Microsoft Endorsements in technical training and understanding of adult learning model and rapid learning. He has trained employees, military, college classes, and technical certification candidates, at times from zero experience. He writes in HTML/CSS, Wordpress, PHP, jQuery, Magento, and Ruby on Rails. Ira currently holds the positions of CTO at Optrix and WDI Instructor at General Assembly.

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Web Development Immersive

Web Development Immersive

12-weeks. All day, every day. Learn the skills to become an entry-level web developer and the resources to get a job in this intensive program.

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Front-End Web Development

Front-End Web Development

In this 10-week course, students learn to code, speak the language and implement their own designs by learning HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

Introduction to the Ruby on Rails Community

Introduction to the Ruby on Rails Community

This free event is an orientation to help developers and anyone interested in learning Ruby on Rails acquainted with the Ruby on Rails community in Los Angeles.

Back-End Web Development

Back-End Web Development

In this course students turn ideas into working applications by learning the fundamentals of programming with Ruby and Ruby on Rails.

Coding for Beginners: A Free Class

Coding for Beginners: A Free Class

This session, designed for the beginner programmer, will assume no previous coding knowledge. Come along and get started with coding.

JavaScript Development

JavaScript Development

Master the universal language of the web. Learn how to create advanced interactive web experiences with JavaScript.

Intro to Teaching Technical Topics

Intro to Teaching Technical Topics

For developers working in the LA tech community looking to teach in some capacity, either in their own companies as employee training and development as well as at institutions

Coffee Chat: Become a Web Developer

Coffee Chat: Become a Web Developer

Join us for coffee and pastry to chat about how to become a programmer.

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