Joel has been wrangling software since last century, before the internet went mainstream. He’s worked across the web development industry, in a range of startups, agencies, and for government.
Joel has been teaching with General Assembly since they launched in Australia and has been instrumental in their success and subsequent acquisition by Adecco. He has also taught in the US and globally, online.
In his spare time he enjoys butterfly spotting.
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.
Software Engineering Immersive
Launch a high-growth career in software engineering. Build fluency in essential skills through this 12-week, full-time program.
Days of Note: Introduction to Coding
In this hands-on introductory workshop, we’ll learn about how the web works and you'll build a simple landing page for your side hustle.
Code in the Park: Presented by Yahoo7 + General Assembly for VIVID Ideas
Join us for Australia's largest learning event in history, there'll be a lineup of inspirational speakers, a lesson on the basics of coding for everyone and live coding sessions.
Free Intro to Python Programming Class
Learn all about Python, from how to get set up to writing your first script, to learning what tools are available to build apps in Python.
Teach Yourself To Code + Happy Hour!
This free class will show you where to look and the best tools availble to become dangerous enough to be able to tweak and edit sites and web apps.
Crack the Code: Programming for Non-Programmers Workshop
Are you a creative or entrepreneur that wishes you could speak tech with your web development team? Maybe you wish you could code a bit yourself?
Info Session - Web Development Immersive
Web Development has changed the way our world shares information and does business, empowering individuals and businesses to connect in ways never thought imaginable.
Innovation Lab: Web Development at Apple
Stop by the Apple Store and meet senior developer Joel Turnbull, this lab style session is designed for those of you getting started in web development.
FUTUREPROOF: Learning to Code
As tech rapidly changes, you must learn how to FUTUREPROOF your career - hear why learning HTML, CSS and web design principles can make you a better designer, marketer or founder.
Teaching at General Assembly
General Assembly is hosting an instructor panel for prospective instructors and those who’d like to learn more about teaching opportunities.
Break Into Web Development
Join us for a panel to learn more about what a Web Developer does day-to-day, and what skills you’ll need to be successful in the field.
Mashable + General Assembly Present: Future of Digital, A Festival of Learning
General Assembly have teamed up with Mashable to present FUTURE OF DIGITAL, a full day of talks and panel discussions from digital leaders and influencers.
Career Transition: Jumpstart Your Career in Web Development
If you are looking to switch careers and become a full-time web programmer, join us for this free class to discus the various career paths available and what steps to take.
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.
Hour of Code at GA: Part of the Global #Hourofcode Movement
General Assembly are hosting a free event as part of the Hour of Code global movement. This is for anyone who is interested in learning the basics of building awesome websites!
Gain indispensable Python programming skills in this 10-week evening or 1-week accelerated course, on campus or online.
Days of Note: Introduction to Coding | Online Livestream
In this hands-on introductory livestream, we’ll learn about how the web works and you'll build a simple landing page for your side hustle.
Launch your own website in 2 hours
Create and build a landing page for your business, project, or personal branding from scratch and learn the basics in HTML, CSS + API's
Front-End Web Development: Info Session
Come join us for the Front-End Web Development Info Session! Learn more about the course content, hear from the instructors, and discover what it means to be a student at GA.
Web Development Immersive: Let's Hang Out
Join us on Google Hangout to find out more about our Web Developement Immersive Course.
General Assembly Open Day: Back to School!
Ever wondered what it's really like to be a student at General Assembly? Well, pack up your backpack, put on your thinking cap, and join us for our first ever GA Open Day!
Learn to Code and get a Job as a Developer
Talking Tech: Jumpstart Your Career in Web Development
If you are looking to switch careers and become a full-time web programmer, join us for this free event to discuss learning how to code, the various career paths available
Teaching at GA
Ever thought about teaching at General Assembly? Drop by our campus and find out more about the instructor experience and meet GA staff and community over drinks!
Front-End Web Development
Gain critical web development literacy to stand out in tech-driven fields in this 10-week evening course, on campus or online.