Unlock Code Camp by @unlock.academy

Unlock Code Camp

Can you survive our coding bootcamp?

Experience the Unlock Academy lessons, tutoring, and our super supportive community. You'll walk away with a tangible project that YOU coded! We have everything you need to become an amazing coder!

Ages: Youth & Adult Friendly
Pre-Requisites: None
Outcomes: Build a professional website
Price: 100% Free

Start coding right now!

Bootcamp Checklist

Here's what we recommend you get in order to successfully complete our coding camp:
  • Quiet Place - Choose a place where you can concentrate while coding 
  • Scheduled Coding Time - Block out specific days & time for coding 
  • Equipment - You'll definitely need a laptop or a computer to do the homework but you can participate using a mobile device
  • Notepad and Pen  - for note-taking
  • Brain Food - Food/Snacks/Drinks/Smoothies. The healthier the better
  • Playlist - Good music always helps so create you a playlist to listen to while coding
  • Rest and Stretch - If coding for a long period of time, be sure to take small breaks and stretch often.


Why should I learn how to code?

Coding is obviously the most relevant 21st century skill to learn. The benefits of learning how to code  stretch far and wide. The potential for amazing jobs starting at $50,000 - $70,000 a year is everywhere. You'll obtain the ability to build any software solution to solve problems and get paid to do it.

Learn to code and you can build your own Uber or even your own social media platform. Knowing how to code is empowering. You literally gain the power to create something amazing that others will love.

Is this bootcamp really Free?

Yes it is! We are passionate about introducing under represented individuals to the world of coding. We want to prove to YOU that YOU can code! It's our duty to make sure you leave this bootcamp feeling yourself!

Is the bootcamp online?

Yes. This entire bootcamp is online. Once a week for 4 weeks we will do a live webinar session where you will learn the fundamentals of coding.

How do I take part in the bootcamp?

You join the live bootcamp by registering for for the weekly webinar. Click the button above to get access to the Registration page.

If you can not make the live session, we will record the video for you and post it in the course section. 

How long is the bootcamp?

The bootcamp consist of 4 live lessons, a quiz and an accountability assessment. You'll have approximately 4-6 weeks to complete the lessons, the homework and the quiz.

What happens after the bootcamp?

After the bootcamp we will determine if you have what it takes to join our Mastery tribe.

We have a closed membership program at the Unlock Academy. The only way for a newbie to get in is to be referred by a current mastery member or to complete one of our introductory courses or bootcamps (hint hint, like this bootcamp you're looking at now).

Complete this bootcamp and you'll get access to our premier courses, career development training, discounted merch and much more.

What if I'm still nervous?

If you're still having doubts, you better believe we gotchu! With Coaches like us and a tribe of over 2,000 students to learn with, you'll have a support system with you the entire way! We even have a Bootcamp Checklist for you! 

Antoine learned how to code in a prison with no internet. If he can do it, you can do it!

What's included?

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Lesson 1
Lesson 1.1 - Welcome to Code Camp
24 mins
Lesson 1.2 - Coding Lesson
37 mins
Homework Assignment
How to use Glitch.com
Lesson 2
Lesson 2.1 - Images and Divs
23 mins
Lesson 2.1 Homework
Project Mockup
512 KB
Lesson 2.2 - Intro to Flexbox
41 mins
Lesson 2.2 Homework
Lesson 3
Lesson 3.1 - Flexbox, Lists and Accelerated Coding
36 mins
Lesson 3.2 - Flexbox continued
26 mins
Lesson 3 Homework
Lesson 4
Lesson 4 - Final Lesson
44 mins
Become a Mastery Member!
Mastery Q&A Session
18 mins
Final Coding Quiz
Bonus Work
221 KB
239 KB
492 KB
Bootcamp FAQ
What's after the 4 Week Bootcamp?
What do I need to complete the Bootcamp?
Where can I learn more about the Unlock Academy?


Tribe Leader.
Antoine Patton is a coder, coach and tech entrepreneur who has has helped people all around the globe launch websites, apps and even careers in the tech world. Antoine taught himself how to code while serving 8 years in prison.

Before starting Unlock Academy - Antoine worked 8 years as a full-stack and mobile app developer. Antoine believes increasing diversity in the tech field is directly linked with decreasing the wealth gap.