BrainStation

BrainStation

BrainStation is a progressive educational institution that is powering the next generation of creators. Fuelled by Konrad Group, a global leader in the consumer and enterprise technology space, BrainStation’s curriculum is developed and iterated in real-time based on what's trending in the industry. Our class structure combines in-person instruction with online content and an adaptive curriculum. Small class sizes are led by industry professionals and an active, hands-on education engages students to ask questions, challenge themselves, and build valuable new skills. BrainStation students leave empowered with the ability to solve meaningful problems and the confidence to shape their own future.


Website:
http://www.brainstation.io
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Coding Schools

Job Opportunities at BrainStation

General Manager - Toronto
The BrainStation General Manager embodies and fosters all aspects of the BrainStation culture and core values. They oversee all aspects of campus performance and develop a multi-channel business.... more
Community Manager - Vancouver
We create Word of Mouth excitement and build brand awareness in communities by sharing our best in the world courses in business, design and development with influential technologists. We build... more
Community Manager - Toronto
We create Word of Mouth excitement and build brand awareness in communities by sharing our best in the world courses in business, design and development with influential technologists. We build... more
Admissions Coordinator - Toronto
We define the BrainStation experience from the very beginning. Potential “Creators” from far and wide will be in contact with us on a daily basis, excited to start their journey in business, design... more
Web Development Immersive General Manager - Toronto
Web Development Immersive (WDI) is a full-time, 40+ hour per week, 10 week long web development bootcamp for aspiring developers. Our creators (students) come from all over the world with... more
Event Planning & Marketing Intern - Vancouver
BrainStation's headquartered in Toronto, Ontario but has been rapidly expanding operations to New York City, Waterloo, Vancouver, Ottawa and Costa Rica. As we grow across North America and beyond... more
Event Planning & Marketing Intern - Toronto
BrainStation's headquartered in Toronto, Ontario but has been rapidly expanding operations to New York City, Waterloo, Vancouver, Ottawa and Costa Rica. As we grow across North America and beyond... more

Events Hosted by BrainStation

Omni-channel 101 w/ Frank & Oak
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS EVENT, YOU MUST RSVP ON OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/omni-channel-frank-and-oak-2016128162349 Broadly, Justin & Scott will... more
Intro to Web Development Workshop
Join us for our monthly Intro to Web Development workshop in Vancouver. All workshops are intended for complete beginners; you'll learn the basics of HTML and CSS from our amazing educators and... more
Intro to Photoshop Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: In order to attend this event, you must RSVP on our official events page. http://www.brainstation.io/event/intro-to-visual-design-20151211142059 Event Details Students will learn the... more
Intro to Product Management Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: In order to attend this workshop, you must RSVP on our official events page. http://www.brainstation.io/event/product-management-workshop-2015121114305 Event Details What is product... more
Speaker Series | Sean Clark, CRO & cofounder of SHOES.com
Spend your evening at BrainStation and meet Sean Clark, CRO & cofounder of SHOES.com. Today, Shoes.com is Canada’s leading online footwear retailer and Clark has been critical to positioning the... more
Intro to Javascript Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: In order to attend this event, you must RSVP on our official events page. http://www.brainstation.io/event/inter-web-20151214214919 Event Details Join us as we introduce basic... more
Intro to Digital Marketing Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS EVENT, YOU MUST RSVP TO OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE http://www.brainstation.io/event/intro-to-digital-marketing-2016126133528 Event Details This Introduction to... more
Lunch & Learn | Max Waters, General Manager | Quantum Coffee
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP, YOU MUST RSVP TO OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/lunchandlearn-quantumcoffee-20162194346 Come out to our Thursday Lunch &... more
Intro to Affiliate Marketing Workshop
Usually overlooked by many, affiliate marketing is a great way to attract customers and make your business stand out. Understanding how to effectively put affiliate marketing to use can be daunting... more
UX Design Learnings from 500px's Lead Designer Jeff Shin
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS EVENT, YOU MUST RSVP ON OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/ux-design-500px-jeff-shin-2016127133612 Event details The workshop will be... more
Web Development Fundamentals Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: In order to attend this event you must RSVP on our official events page http://www.brainstation.io/event/web-dev-fundamentals-201612513229 Event Details In this workshop we will... more
User Experience Design Fundamentals Workshop
This workshop will focus on teaching the principles guiding design thinking. You will learn how to better understand your customers and translate this understanding into seamless online... more
Intro to User Experience Design Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP, YOU MUST RSVP TO OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/ux-workshop-20162111645 What is user experience design, and what do... more
Intro to E-Mail Marketing Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP, YOU MUST RSVP TO OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/email-marketing-201612616518 Learn the basics of E-mail Marketing, and... more
BrainStation Community Social
PLEASE NOTE: In order to attend this event, you must RSVP to our official events page. http://www.brainstation.io/event/community-social-2015121422543 Event Details Are you interested in building... more
Intro to Instagram Marketing Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: In order to attend this event you must RSVP to our official events page. http://www.brainstation.io/event/intro-to-instagram-20151214215550 Event Details In this workshop, we'll be... more
Lunch & Learn | My First Year as a UI/UX Designer
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS EVENT, YOU MUST RSVP ON OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/lunchandlearn-ux-ui-2016126114919 Come out to BrainStation for our Lunch &... more
#TechEdYVR: How Technology Is Changing The Face of Education | Panel Discussion
Join expert panelists as they discuss how technology is affecting education and what impact technologies are having on the teaching and learning process. Bringing together Vancouver's most... more
SEO & SEM Fundamentals Workshop
The full day SEO workshop will immerse students in the daily life of a search engine marketing professional. All basic SEO best practice will be covered, as attendees will execute on a real website... more
Javascript Fundamentals
This workshop we be focused on the foundations of the Javascript programming language. We will discuss the role of JavaScript in web applications and introduce JQuery, a framework for Javascript... more
Intro to Digital Marketing Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: In order to attend this event, you must RSVP to our official events page. http://www.brainstation.io/event/intro-to-digital-marketing-2015121422745 Event Details This Introduction to... more
Intro to Digital Marketing Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP YOU MUST RSVP ON OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/intro-to-digital-marketing-2015121422745 This Introduction to Digital... more
Intro to Product Management Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP YOU MUST RSVP ON OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/product-management-workshop-2015121422197 What is product management?... more
Intro to Javascript Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP YOU MUST RSVP ON OUR OFFICIAL EVENT PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/inter-web-20151214222011 Join us as we introduce basic programming concepts... more
Intro to Photoshop Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP, YOU MUST RSVP ON OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/intro-to-visual-design-20151214222228 Event details Students will learn... more
Intro to Web Development Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP YOU MUST RSVP TO OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/web-workshop-20151217163816 Join us for our monthly Intro to Web... more
Intro to iOS Development Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS EVENT YOU MUST RSVP TO OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/ios-development-workshop-20151214222148 Turn your idea into an app! Learn the... more
Lunch & Learn | Kate Chippindale, Marketing Manager | Drake General Store
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS EVENT YOU MUST RSVP ON OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/lunchandlearn-drakegeneralstore-2016127145753 Come out to our Thursday Lunch... more
Intro to Design Thinking
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS EVENT YOU MUST RSVP ON OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/intro-design-thinking-2016127115658 Websites and apps can’t be created... more
Intro to User Experience Design Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP YOU MUST RSVP ON OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/ux-workshop-20162111930 What is user experience design, and what do people... more
My Journey in Tech | Jesse Elliott, Slack
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP YOU MUST RSVP TO OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/speaker-series-slack%20-201621161057 Join us with Jesse Elliott of Slack,... more
Intro to Product Management Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS EVENT, YOU MUST RSVP TO OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/product-management-workshop-2016126175145 Event details What is product... more
SEO Fundamentals
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS EVENT YOU MUST RSVP ON OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/seo-fundamentals-2016128134225 The full day SEO workshop will immerse... more
Intro to Digital Marketing Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS EVENT, YOU MUST RSVP ON OUR OFFICIAL EVENTS PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/intro-to-digital-marketing-2016126134040 This Introduction to Digital... more
Intro to E-Mail Marketing Workshop
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS EVENT, YOU MUST RSVP ON OUR OFFICIAL EVENT PAGE - http://www.brainstation.io/event/email-marketing-20151215193718 Learn the basics of E-mail Marketing, and then... more

News on BrainStation

Maximize Your Weekend with One-Day Coding Workshops
On December 31, I promised myself that 2016 would be the year I take the time to learn new skills and better myself personally and professionally. Yet somehow, without fail, each year seems busier... more
Techfest Returns to Toronto to Connect Talent to Growing Companies
Techfest, a one-of-a-kind event that brings together the fastest growing companies and job seeking talent, is returning to Toronto in March. Looking for a job or investigating career options?... more
Set Goals - Your Business Depends On It
At the beginning of each year, it’s always great to reflect on the past as well as set the tone for the future. We have all accomplished amazing things in 2015 and it’s important to... more
Budweiser, BrainStation Challenge Youth to Tackle Drunk Driving at Hackathon
Budweiser is launching the Tackle Impossible Road Safety Challenge, calling on young adults to create smart innovations that help stop preventable drinking and driving related crashes. The... more
Presenting the Techvibes WDI Women on the Rise Scholarship
As the Marketing Manager at BrainStation and a woman working in the tech industry, I am particularly passionate about our Web Development Immersive scholarship, Women on the Rise, which looks to... more
BrainStation to teach 2,500 Canadians to Code for Free During Computer Science Education Week
BrainStation will be opening the doors of its innovation hubs across Canada to the public for Computer Science Education Week with the goal of teaching over 2,500 Canadians how to code. And thanks... more
The Role of Computer Science in Today’s Software Engineering
I’ll be running an I​ntro to Computer Science workshop​ at B​rainStation ​in Toronto on Tuesday, November 10. Computer Science refers to the study of computation and would be more... more
Rails vs. NodeJS: All Good Things Must Come to an End
If you’ve ever spoken to developers you can be assured of one thing: they are very argumentative when it comes to the programming language they like and the framework they prefer for it.... more
How Learning Code Helps Digital Marketers
From social media and email marketing, to reviewing increasingly complicated data, marketing is continually evolving on a daily basis. Digital marketers have adapted to this new landscape but... more
ThoughtKite, Canada's Newest Coding Bootcamp, Emphasizes Mobile-First Development
Toronto’s newest coding bootcamp will be launching their introductory iOS course at the beginning of October. ThoughtKite opened in March with the philosophy that technology training needs... more
An Open Letter to Vancouver
During an interview earlier this week, I was asked a great question.  What drives me to be at BrainStation and why do I enjoy coming to work everyday? Now the General Manager of... more
BrainStation Selects 'Women on the Rise' Scholarship Winner
As the Manager of BrainStation's Admissions team, I was very excited to be able to review the countless applications that came through for the ​Techvibes Women on the Rise Scholarship.​ In an... more
How BrainStation and Tech Fest Helped Me Break into the Tech Startup World
Back in February, I wrote an a​rticle​ for Techvibes detailing my determination to break into the tech space. It was an industry that not only intimidated me, but intrigued me. I figured with a... more
BrainStation, Techvibes Seek to Shrink Gender Gap in Tech with Scholarships for Women
Gender equality in tech doesn’t just apply to the workplace—it has to start in the classroom. That’s why BrainStation is starting an initiative to make tech education a more... more
The Importance of Data in Driving Customer Experience
Earlier this year, the City of Toronto announced the creation of a "Big Data Innovation Team" within Transportation Services. Imagine travel data having the ability to solve a huge pain point... more
Teaching Code at a Young Age Opens Up a World of Possibilities
Growing up, we were told to dream big and let our imaginations run wild. What these things mean has changed in recent years. More and more, it is becoming possible for those seemingly crazy... more
Upcoming Canadian Tech Events You Might Want to Check Out
Looking for something tech-related to do in the next few weeks? We’ve chosen a few of our favourite upcoming tech events happening across Canada. BrainStation Lunch & Learn series:... more
Konrad Group Revives Historic 460 King Street West for BrainStation HQ
BrainStation announced this week the launch of a new innovation hub to open at the iconic corner of King and Spadina in Toronto. Originally named the Richardson House, the nearly 20,000 square... more
BrainStation Displays Global Ambition as It Acquires Latin American Coding Academy
Toronto's BrainStation has acquired Origami Academy, a Latin American digital education institute based in Costa Rica. Founded in 2013, Origami delivers programming and educational offerings... more
Career Opportunities in Canadian Tech Right Now
    Are you looking for work in Canada’s growing tech sector? We’ve selected a few from our job board to get you started in your search. BrainStation is looking for a... more
The State of Coding Bootcamps in Canada Today
In 2014, bootcamps across North America graduated roughly 6,700 students. This year, that number is expected to more than double to 16,000. To compare, there were approximately 48,000... more
BrainStation Launches One-Of-A-Kind Youth Coding Program
BrainStation announced today the launch of BrainStation Academy 2015, a Canada-wide coding program for high school aged youth. Running in Toronto, Vancouver, and Waterloo, and in partnership with... more
Winners Selected to Hone Coding Skills at BrainStation, Build Next Startup Awards Site
This spring, Techvibes and BrainStation partnered to offer two lucky winners a chance to take a BrainStation summer course in UX Design or Intro to Web Development and collaborate on building the... more
Kitchener-Waterloo Tech Boom on Display at Tech Fest Tonight
UPDATE: Online Registration is now closed but tickets will be available at the door. Tech Fest Waterloo is tonight at Bingemans in Kitchener. Tech Fest is a one-of-a-kind event that brings... more
Noteworthy Career Opportunities in Canadian Tech Right Now
    Are you looking for work in Canada’s growing tech sector? We’ve selected a few from our job board to get you started in your search. Clio is looking for a Technical... more
Techvibes Partners with BrainStation to Launch 2015 Canadian Startup Awards
Techvibes is excited to announce a partnership with BrainStation to launch our 2015 Canadian Startup Awards. To celebrate BrainStation’s launch in our hometown Vancouver, Techvibes will be... more
BrainStation, Konrad Group to Launch in Vancouver
After kicking off in Costa Rica and setting up shop at Communitech in Waterloo, BrainStation and Konrad Group continue to expand their multidimensional operation. Konrad Group, a tech... more
BrainStation Announces Waterloo Launch and Partnership with Communitech
BrainStation and Communitech have announced a unique partnership around digital education in Canada. BrainStation Waterloo will operate and educate out of Communitech's industry leading innovation... more
BrainStation Launches Canada’s Longest Full­-Time Web Development Program
For the past two years B​rainStation ​has been focused on building out and offering part­time professional development courses in user interface design, digital marketing, product management,... more
Noteworthy Career Opportunities in Canadian Tech Right Now
    Are you looking for work in Canada’s growing tech sector? We’ve selected a few from our job board to get you started in your search. GamerLink is looking for a... more
Regional Coding Bootcamps set their Sights on National Footprint
Vancouver's Lighthouse Labs announced today that it will become Canada’s "first national computer coding bootcamp school to expand in multiple locations across the country." According to... more
Getting to Know the Tech Sector: How One Newbie was Determined to Break into the Space
I can’t say I’ve ever been that person who knew exactly what she wanted to be when she grew up. I went through phases were I flirted with the idea of pursuing a number of different... more
Teaching Kids to Code an Investment in Every Generation
People tend to roll their eyes at the generation of young teens glued to their mobile phones. But that generation understands one thing more than any one of us: that technology is truly here to... more
Looking for your Next Career Opportunity? Check out these 15 Companies at Tech Fest Toronto
UPDATE: Online ticket sales are now closed. A limited number of tickets may be available for purchase at the door. Techvibes Tech Fest, a one-of-a-kind event that brings together the fastest... more
Tech Fest Recruiting Event Returns to Toronto on February 19th
UPDATE: Online ticket sales are now closed. A limited number of tickets may be available for purchase at the door. Techvibes Tech Fest, a one-of-a-kind event that brings together the fastest... more
Startup of the Year Winner VarageSale Among Tech Fest Toronto Participants
UPDATE: Online ticket sales are now closed. A limited number of tickets may be available for purchase at the door. Techvibes Tech Fest, a one-of-a-kind event that brings together the fastest... more
To All High School Students: Coding Starts Now
What is the surest path to getting a secure and top paying job after university? Computer science. Unfortunately, enrollment in computer science programs at colleges and universities remains low,... more
Up Your Game for 2015 - the Top 5 Digital Skills This Year
2014 was a whirlwind of a year. Since I wrote An Open Letter to Technology Educators approximately a year ago, a lot has changed for BrainStation and we’ve learned a lot along the way. Two... more
Konrad Group Acquires BrainStation: What's Next for Coding Academies in Canada?
Konrad Group has acquired BrainStation. Konrad, an app design and development firm with offices across North America, bought BrainStation, a Toronto-based company teaching students how to code... more
Brainstation Hosts Successful Coding Workshop for All Ages at Western University
Since January I have been a campus ambassador for Brainstation, a coding school in Toronto focused on making a technical education affordable and accessible. Part of my work was to hold a coding... more
An Open Letter to Technology Educators: Come Hard, Come Fast, Canada Needs You
Let me start by saying that I’m a firm believer in positive disruption. Education is a particular field of interest. It is the backbone of our society, an indicator of sustainability and a... more
Bridging the Communication Gap: Why We Could All Benefit from Learning Code
When I was completing my university degree I had the opportunity to work as a marketing coordinator for one of the major Canadian financial institutions. Part of my role was to make internet and... more
Learning is the New Skill
There is a skill that is far more important than coding, or any other skill for that matter, and that is the ability to learn. There has been a lot of talk recently about learning to code. As a... more



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