Courses

Find the Course That’s Right for You

In partnership with a number of respected regional institutions, we offer a wide range of courses suited to train, educate, and motivate our scholars to pursue sustainable and fulfilling careers in the tech industry. Through Level Up 412 coursework, our scholars not only develop practical skill sets that are quickly applicable to their preferred career field; they also develop a passion for learning – engaging with experienced instructors and fellow scholars who share their enthusiasm for the tech industry.

Explore courses in programming, web development, cyber security, information technology, mechatronics, and more!

Registration occurs on a rolling basis, unless otherwise noted. All courses are free of charge to eligible applicants.

Eligibility: LevelUp412 is an equitable-access initiative open to residents of the City of Pittsburgh and select outerlying municipalities (McKees Rocks, Stowe, Homestead, Braddock, North Braddock, East Pittsburgh, Wilkinsburg, Duquesne, and McKeesport).

Student Success Series: Digital Literacy

Overview: Students will receive training on how to coStudents( and parents) will learn essential computer and software skills as well as how to use technology in daily life,

Provider: Homewood Children’s Village
Student Age: Youth, High School, Grades K - 12
Length: Weekly 1 hr session x 4 weeks

Student Success Series: Email Etiquette

Overview: Students will receive training on how to compose professional emails and rules of email etiquette

Provider: Homewood Children’s Village
Student Age: Youth, High School
Length: Single 1 hr session

Video Game Design (Full)

Overview: Coding is a basic form of literacy in the digital age and learning to code builds confidence in creativity, math, writing, problem-solving, and communication. Video game coding allows students the opportunity to experience coding in a fun and imaginative way, while also introducing new career paths and learning opportunities.

Provider: YMCA Homewood-Brushton
Student Age: Ages 9-12
Length: Thursday

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