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Learn to code and speak German with the Speak & Code Academy

Get Your Ticket to the tech labor market in Germany with Le Wagon.

Join our Speak & Code Academy and learn the necessary tech, language, and intercultural skills and start working in Tech in Germany - in just 24 weeks.
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Are you ready to start your tech career in Germany?

Apply now to join the next Speak & Code Academy starting May 22nd 2023

In 24 weeks to your job in tech in Germany

Together with our partners Lingoda and Kiron, we have developed a specialized curriculum that covers programming, German language, and inclusion at the same time.

Discover below what you will be learning in the different classes:


Download our Speak & Code Syllabus

Are you looking to receive more information about what is covered in the different sections of the Speak & Code Academy?
Download our syllabus and learn everything you need to know.

Our syllabus is available in English, Arabic, Ukrainian and German. Simply choose your preferred language.

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Financing Options

This course is fully funded with a Bildungsgutschein by the Agentur für Arbeit or Jobcenter.
The Bildungsgutschein (educational voucher) is an effort by the German government to support people in up and reskilling to help them find jobs in Germany.

Who is eligible? Residents of Germany who fulfil the following criteria:

  • You must speak English with a B1 at least, preferably B2 and above.

  • You are unemployed (or soon to be) and registered in Germany, (you can also receive this funding as a spouse of a skilled migrant or refugee), and you are eligible to receive a Bildungsgutschein from the Bundesagentur für Arbeit (or Job Center) to learn to code entirely for free

  • You are able to commit to a 24-week course, taking place Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

    Here is a brief overview of the steps you have to take to receive a Bildungsgutschein. Please remember that the process may take several weeks, the earlier you start your Bildungsgutschein process the better. Should you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us.


    Book an interview with our enrolment advisor

    When you apply, we'll get back to you to schedule a 30-minute video interview. We'll talk about your motivation and background.

    Get in contact with your caseworker at the Arbeitsamt or Jobcenter

    Speak with your caseworker about your wish to partake in the Speak & Code Academy. Make sure to be ready before this step. We help you with that.

    Start your application process for the Bildungsgutschein

    For your Bildungsgutschein you may need different documents, we can provide you with an educational offer and make sure you have all documents you need.

    Receive your Bildungsgutschein and start the course

    Once you have received the Bildungsgutschein your spot at the Speak & Code Academy is secured and you are ready to get started.
  • Alumni

    Meet our Alumni

    Olga-Speak&Code ruby-icon Olga
    • Olga came to Germany from Ukraine after the Russian invasion of her country. Despite her experience, she knows that finding a job in Marketing will be difficult. For that, she joined us to start a new career in tech.
    Mahboob-Speak&Code ruby-icon Mahboob
    • Mahboob from Afghanistan arrived in Germany on Sep '22 flying from Pakistan with his family. With a background in IT, he hopes for more job opportunities in Germany after the course.
    Rodrigo-Speak&Code ruby-icon Rodrigo
    • Originally from Chile, Rodrigo came to Germany looking for good quality of life. He is now becoming a Web Developer.

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