Part-time (24 weeks)

In 24 part-time weeks, learn all the skills of a junior Web Developer and code your own web applications to upskill in your current job or change your career.

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Live a unique experience.

Our web development course, initially developed as an immersive 9-week bootcamp, can also be followed part-time in 24 weeks, studying some weekday evenings and Saturdays. At the end of the couse, you will know how to build a robust, user-friendly software that matches users' needs and objectives, and to use the right workflow to work in collaboration with other developers.

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Le Wagon: a life-changing experience
  • 6790+ graduates
  • 1650+ products built
  • 370+ startups launched

Our course curriculum

Our web development course is designed to make you learn to code step by step, until you can build your own web applications from scratch.

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Get ready for the bootcamp

Our Web Development Course is very intense. To save time and nail it from the beginning, our students must complete the PrepWork on our custom-built platform before starting the bootcamp. This work takes around 60 hours and gives our students a basic knowledge of:

  • Web 101, how the web works
  • Terminal basic commands
  • Git basic commands
  • HTML / CSS foundations
  • Javascript foundations
  • Tech workflows and tools in a startup

Developer tools & workflow

Work with the right developer tools and workflow. Learn the basics of the command line, use a code text editor and install Ruby with a version management tool. Get familiar with most useful developer packages and learn how to version your code with git and push it on Github.

Programming Basics in Ruby

Write programs manipulating variables, loops, conditions and data structures (Array and Hash). Detect text patterns with Regular Expressions and start parsing data from structured files (CSV, JSON, XML, HTML) fetched using web-scraping or by building requests to JSON APIs.

Software Architecture

Structure your software following Object-Oriented principles. Learn the Model-View-Controller pattern in-depth (most common application design pattern) by coding several MVC softwares from scratch. You will have to code everything on your own, even simulating your database storing data in CSV files.

Relational Database, SQL & ORM

Learn to design a relational database schema and to build structured queries to your database with SQL. Build simple CRUD queries (Create, Read, Update, Delete) or advanced JOIN queries. Learn to connect your database to your ruby software with an ORM (Object Relational Mapping) called Active Record.

Frontend Development

Build your web pages following atomic design principles and code your own UI kit of web components & layouts by applying the latest CSS techniques. Build pages with an adaptive design thanks to media queries and learn to quickly prototype a web app with Bootstrap 4.0 and its responsive grid system.


Learn ES6, your second programming language after ruby, to add dynamic behaviors to your website or update pages without reloading thanks to AJAX. Understand JavaScript fundamental concepts and learn to use all the necessary JS web tools like Babel, Webpack or yarn.

Ruby on Rails

Wrap it all together by coding your first Ruby on Rails applications. Deploy your applications in production & start coding “the Rails way”. Go deep into Rails discovering advanced concepts like nested resources, namespaces, or how to refactor an app with services or to build an API with Rails.

Cloning Airbnb in teams

Code a clone of Airbnb from scratch in 5 days. You will work in teams to learn to collaborate on Github using pull requests and deploy your apps on Heroku, using the same workflow as successful startups. Implement advanced features (payment, image upload, search, geocoding, background jobs, etc…) and learn to cover your code with tests.

Turn an idea into a product in 2 weeks

Projects Phase is the ultimate experience of the course: invent, pitch, design, code and deploy an original project in teams of 3 or 4 people during the two final weeks. You will have to go through all the process from the idea to the live app in production on a real domain name, ready to be tested on the market!

  • Define the Product's target users and unique value proposition
  • Build an interactive prototype with Figma to validate the UX
  • Split the work in your teams by defining and assigning user stories
  • Code the web application from scratch: from the back-end to the user interface
  • Deploy your app on a production environment
  • Pitch your product during the Demo Day!

Career Services

We help our students find a job by preparing them for technical interviews, organising job fairs, startup office hours and coaching sessions with tech recruiters and alumni. We have helped our 6790+ graduates find their dream job!

React.js Extension Course

After the bootcamp, all our alumni get access to Le Wagon’s one-week online extension training in React.js and Redux. A very useful course for our students who want to go deeper in front-end development or apply to front-end developer jobs.

Lifelong Access to our Online Platform

Our alumni keep a lifelong access to our online platform with 300+ challenges, 100+ hours of video lessons to re-watch any time after the bootcamp, 100+ live-codes and tutorials on real-life developer examples and 900+ flashcards to rehearse core concepts.

Slack icon Slack & Community

Our 6790+ alumni discuss every day on Le Wagon’s Slack channels after the course, getting help from our 900+ teachers, sharing tips, resources, code snippets, job offers and news from their products. An engaged and passionate tech community, all over the world.


From a guitarist life to a geek one.It was a really intense period with ups and downs, but I had the opportunity to learn a lot and find a new "love" of my life, programming. I will now improve the React.Js to be a complete freelance profile.

Daniel Kollner
Daniel KollnerFreelance Developer at Malt

Before, I thought that being a web developer was only for engineers. The pedagogy is amazing. After 9 weeks of hard work, we are able realize in 9 weeks what others learn in 5 years.

Morgane Perenzoni
Morgane PerenzoniFreelance Developer

Unbelievable ! It allowed me to be reconciled with the world of code that I hated. The short is well distributed. It's really well structured and precise. This allows to understand the fundamentals and especially to execute the concepts immediately.

Jeremy Cartesse
Jeremy CartesseTechnical Specialist at Airbus Helicopters, Inc.

Our part-time format

Learn to code in 24 weeks with a tailor-made program
adapted to your busy schedule.

10:00 AM 05:00 PM
07:00 PM 10:00 PM
On-campus Pair program with your classmates on coding challenges with the help of our teachers.
On-campus Pair program with your classmates on coding challenges with the help of our teachers.
Homework Watch the lecture to prepare for next session.
On-campus Practice all day on challenges and projects.

Consolidate what you've learnt through live-code sessions with your teachers.
Homework Watch the lecture to prepare for next session.

Watch the lecture to prepare for next session.


Pair program with your classmates on coding challenges with the help of our teachers.

A taste of our program

Live a unique learning experience every week.

On-campus pair-programming sessions
On-campus pair-programming sessions

Meet your peers and teachers three times a week to work on coding challenges. Learn to think and solve problems like a software developer.

Online lectures and Flashcards
Online lectures and Flashcards

Watch lectures at your own pace on our online platform. Grasp core concepts and prepare yourself for the next coding session. Consolidate your knowledge on a daily basis playing our Flashcards.

Hiring and Networking Events
Hiring and Networking Events

Every week, join us for events with entrepreneurs and hiring partners. Create your own network within a thriving tech scene.

Build your developer portfolio.

During our web development course, you learn the essentials of programming while building your own web applications. As a result, you end up the course with a rich Github portfolio containing at least two fully-functional web applications - an Airbnb-like marketplace and your own final project.

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Motiv'Record is an app to help CrossFitters and fit' people to save/track their performance and see their evolution. The biggest challenge was on database schema because of the multi...

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Imparato is an application to repeat theatrical texts effectively by playing them with your phone, computer or tablet ! The main technical point was about playing texts at the good m...

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Embarq’s mission is to modernize the sector of the umbrella company by creating a new model, much more transparent, technological and kindly, for workers and company directly.

Passionate teachers

Since day one, we’ve taken teaching seriously. Great teachers inspire us to connect to topics on a profound level. Experience as a developer alone doesn’t necessarily make one an effective teacher — that’s why we’re passionate about finding not only great engineers, but deeply committed, experienced teachers.

Damien Vincent
Damien Vincent

After over 20 years in web development, IT team management and software architecture, Damien joined Le Wagon Marseille in 2017. He's also comedian and co-founded the startup Imparato [] in 2018.

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Pauline Florens
Pauline Florens

After a Business School Master degree and a few experiences in marketing, events, and communication, Pauline joined batch #254. Then, she joined the Le Wagon Marseille team as Bootcamp Associate.

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Mathilde Couraud
Mathilde Couraud

After a master degree in a business school and some work experiences in digital marketing and communication, Mathilde joined Le Wagon to acquire skills in tech. She fell in love with coding and is now a web developer and teacher within our community.

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Elena Maroto
Elena Maroto

Before joining Le Wagon, Elena had worked in big groups as a Developer and IT Project Manager. She loves coding, teaching and helping students. She owns also a Piano School in London and splits her time between Marseille, London and Spain.

more about Elena

In the Batch 176, I lived throughout the 9 weeks a great human experience. The Wagon team and the teachers are super nice. The teaching method is excellent. I learned a lot of things and can now consider getting into Freelance Developer Fullstack.

Fabien Naour
Fabien NaourFreelance Developer

The first 3 weeks are intense. We never work alone, we help each other, and we progress together. The teachers have brought us a lot of bricks which lead to a coherent whole and allow to realize really nice projects.

Florent Daubas
Florent DaubasFreelance Developer

Community and tools for life

Our web development course is just the beginning of the journey. Once you graduate, you belong to a global community and have access to our online platform to keep learning and growing.

Slack icon Slack communities

Get tips and advice from professional developers, access exclusive job and freelance opportunities, find support for your project launch.

Online platform

Access our online education platform at any time after the web development course, with lectures, screencasts, flashcards and challenges.

Additional resources

Benefit from advanced tutorials in software development to push your computer science skills further and keep on learning and practicing after the bootcamp.

Icon tutorials Global network

Receive unique job and freelance opportunities from Le Wagon's alumni who work as developers, product managers and entrepreneurs in successful tech companies all over the world.

Community and tools for life

In one word : incredible. I've met great people, students, teachers or staff. The were really good vibes everywhere. Courses were intense but very well made, I learned so much in 2 months.

Guillaume Motz
Guillaume MotzProduct Owner at Papernest

Before starting Le Wagon, I was stressed. I didn't know if I was strong enough, smart enough to really enjoy the bootcamp. It was hard, but incredibly simple. The team was always all around us, supporting us.

Elsa Paparone
Elsa PaparoneContent Manager at Finmatic

The wagon to change my life, at age 45 I had no knowledge in the code, plus a marketing experience. I went on the other side, the side that I thought obscure, but now is clear and more logical ! I can now code my own projects or work in a startup.

Salim Lalam
Salim LalamFreelance Developer

An experience rich in learning, coding, meetings and enriching on the human level. This experience allowed me personally to find more my way, expand my professionnal network and open new doors as a Marketing Lead in a Startup.

Cyndel Stuyvers
Cyndel StuyversDigital Marketer at Subclic

Find a job in the best tech companies

Once the web development course ends, you benefit from our career services. We help you prepare for tech interviews, meet the best recruiters and connect with relevant alumni.

microsoftwordCreated with Sketch. Career Playbook

Access a complete guide to kick-start your tech career after the course: boost your portfolio, prepare for technical interviews, leverage on our 6795 alumni community.

myspaceCreated with Sketch. Career Events

Attend our job fairs and networking events, meet with the best tech companies and receive offers by recruiters looking for tech talent.

buymeacoffeeCreated with Sketch. Alumni Coaching Sessions

Our web development course's alumni love to share their experiences with fresh graduates: they explain how they found a job, launched their startup or freelance career.

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Our local teams know their alumni and hiring partners, what they are up to and what they are looking for. They introduce you to the right people depending on your goal.

Our web development course alumni get hired by the  best companies

They hire our web development grads

The best companies partner with Le Wagon and hire our alumni as Web Developers, Product Managers, Growth Hackers or Product Designers.

Spendesk Hired 4 graduates
Damien Vincent Thomas Joët
Thiga Hired 1 graduates
Thomas Lanzoni
Papernest Hired 1 graduates
Guillaume Motz
Finmatic Hired 1 graduates
Elsa Paparone
Malt Hired 3 graduates
Remy Taglang Aurelia Amalvict Daniel Kollner
Embarq Hired 1 graduates
Clement Escande

Find the right tuition plan for you

Find out if you are eligible to special offers in Marseille.

L'aide individuelle à la formation (AIF) | Pôle emploi

L'aide individuelle à la formation permet au candidat de demander à Pôle emploi le financement d'une partie de sa formation. Il faut faire la demande au maximum 10 jours ouvrés avant le début de la formation.

Le déblocage du CPF via

Depuis le 21 novembre 2019, la Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations s’occupe du déblocage du CPF pour tous (demandeurs d’emplois, salariés, freelance, ...). Voici la marche à suivre:

Tu trouveras notre formation au nom de FAST, qui est le nom de la société en rentrant les données suivantes “Développeur Web Mobile” et “13006".

La Préparation Opérationnelle à l'Emploi Individuelle (POEI) | Pôle emploi

La Préparation Opérationnelle à l'Emploi Individuelle permet à un candidat de se faire financer sa formation en partie par Pôle Emploi (8€/h max) et par l'OPCO de l'entreprise qui souhaite l'embaucher après la formation, à condition qu'il lui reste du budget. Tous les papiers doivent être envoyés au maximum 10 jours ouvrés avant le début de la formation.


Le financement par Fongecif va permettre de financer majoritairement des personnes en reconversion professionnelle. Ces personnes peuvent avoir plusieurs statuts: CDI, CDD, demandeurs d'emploi ayant fait la demande de financement avant la fin de leur contrat de travail.

Les délais à respecter pour déposer les dossiers sont les suivants: Lorsque la demande est faite par une personne en CDI : 3 mois minimum avant le début officiel de la formation. Lorsque la demande est faite par une personne en CDD : 2 mois minimum avant le début officiel de la formation.

Opérateurs de compétences (OPCO)

Les OPCO permettent aux entreprises de financer entièrement ou partiellement la formation de leurs salariés. Le dossier doit être finalisé au moins un mois avant la date de début officielle de la formation.

Le financement via les caisses de retraite

Certaines caisses de retraite disposent d’un budget d’aide à la formation de leurs cotisants. Il faut compter 2 semaines pour monter le dossier. Une fois que le dossier est monté, le temps de traitement peut être long : 3 à 5 mois. Le montant dépend de chaque dossier.

C'est donc une option pour se faire rembourser une partie de la formation à posteriori.

Les gains fiscaux

Lors de votre déclaration de revenu (faite en mai), le déclarant a droit à une déduction forfaitaire sur ses revenus salariaux et rémunérations de 10% (déduction automatique par l’administration fiscale). Mais il peut aussi choisir, si c’est à son avantage, d’opter pour la déduction des frais réels professionnels réellement engagés (transports pour travailler, etc…).

Cette règle s’applique aussi aux frais engagés pour sa propre formation dès lors que la formation suivie se rapporte bien à son activité professionnelle.

Si vous suivez une formation dont vous supportez le coût total ou en partie, il est donc important de pouvoir calculer le coût de l’ensemble de vos frais, formation incluse, afin de déterminer si ces frais sont supérieurs à 10% de vos revenus (revenus comprenant salaires, salaires d’associés, rémunérations des gérants et associés, droits d’auteur, avantages en nature et indemnisations journalières).

Si tel est le cas, l’option pour les frais réels et non l’abattement forfaitaire vous permettra de réduire d’autant votre revenu imposable. Mais bien sûr, il faut garder tous les justificatifs.

Le prêt étudiant avec notre banque partenaire

Le partenariat permet aux candidats de faire une demande de financement pour tout ou une partie de la formation.

Le prêt est à des conditions très avantageuses: - Taux: 0,9% ; - Durée : jusqu'à 9 ans ; - Possibilité de différer le remboursement jusqu'à 5 an ; - Frais de CB offerts pendant un an.

Il est conseillé de faire la demande au moins 10 jours ouvrés avant le début de la formation.

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