Plataforma Impact is a nonprofit education and employability program with the social mission of developing IT professionals from underserved communities and connecting them to hiring companies seeking qualified talent.
The course is 100% online and completely free, dedicated to those who are eager to turn their potential into prosperity. The program equips students with the technical abilities and soft skills to start a career in IT.
After completing the course (5 months), students are selected for internships to gain their first professional experience. Graduates will also have the opportunity to become a Jedi, our community of ex-students with exclusive benefits and specialized certification programs.
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Live classes with experienced professors
Support from Jedis (graduate students)
Workshops with Experienced Professionals
Projects for your Portfolio
Certificates of Completion
Mentorship and Career Coaching
Connection with Hiring Companies
1. Sign Up
If you meet the eligibility requirements (below), interested students should sign up to begin the admissions process.
2. Selection Process
Those who pass the admissions test will be invited to participate in an information session to learn more about the program. You must participate in an information session to be considered for admissions.
Selected students will be invited to participate in the program, begin initial coursework, and then choose an area of focus.
Upon completing the program, students will be matched with partner hiring companies where they gain their first professional experience.
Currently living in or from a favela or periferia community
Ability to dedicate at least 2+ hours of study per day
18+ or older with high school completed or in progress
Strong desire and motivation to become an IT professional