A True Orientation to
Digital Skills & Careers!

A True Orientation to
Digital Skills & Careers!

Discover the right career in tech for you, and the best-matched education provider to take you from zero to a dream job.

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What should I Study?

Where should I Study?

How do I pay for it all?

Orientation Course

your career & education compass

Try a range of skills & jobs.

Try a range of digital careers all in one month: Coding, Digital Marketing, Data, UX/UI Design, App Development, Cloud & CyberSecurity.

Full-Time (1 Month)

Study anywhere—remote & online.
Monday to Friday—100% live classes.
We supply you with a laptop.

Specialise after with one of our 45+ Bootcamp Partners

We help you decide on the best education provider to study with following—also 100% paid for by employment agency.

Fully Funded

Fully financed by Jobcenter and Agentur für Arbeit. So you can study 100% free while receiving government support.

Registered as Unemployed?

This course is for you! Register below for a free consultation call & next steps.

Make life changing decisions with confidence.

Understand what career is best for you—and who is the best bootcamp to study with.

1

Compass Course

1 Month Orientaion

Try a range of skills & tech careers.
Decide on the one best for you!

2

Bootcamp Course

3-12 Months

We place you at one of our partner bootcamps, to continue your studies & specialise.

3

A New Career in Tech

Forever

Graduate, ready to discover & land your dream job.

Story of our Students who did Orientation First

These students did our orientation course before deciding on a bootcamp and course to study at. They went on to amazing jobs.

  • Virginia

    Berlin, Germany

    After attending the compass course at StartSteps, I was able to discover different potentials about myself while learning about all the different in-demand skills out there. I feel more confident now that I know I have what it takes to choose a career in Tech. Thank you StartSteps team!

    Compass course

    StartSteps

    Data Science

    Code Academy Berlin

    Data Analyst

    MILES Mobility

  • Coralee

    Bremen, Germany

    After attending the compass course at StartSteps, I was able to discover different potentials about myself while learning about all the different in-demand skills out there. I feel more confident now that I know I have what it takes to choose a career in Tech. Thank you StartSteps team!

    Compass Course

    StartSteps

    Full-Stack Web & App Development

    WBS CODING SCHOOL

    Frontend Web Developer

    hmmh AG

Discover the best career for you!

In one month you learn the basics of Coding, Online Marketing, Data, UX/UI Design, App Development, Cloud & CyberSecurity. Get real experience & exposure.

Online Marketing

Data Science & Analytics

Cloud & CyberSecurity

UX/UI Design

Coding
 + App Development

We work with 45+ Digital Career Bootcamps

We want you to learn a skill you love at the education provider that suits you!

Are you ready? Take your first step now!

We know it can be hard to find the perfect path in your career.
But with the right support you can find your dream path.

Complete this application form and our admissions team will be in contact by phone with an offer.

Take your offer to your job agent at the Agentur für Arbeit or Jobcenter. We can offer support here if needed.

Return to us with your voucher—if needed we can then send you a laptop, you are now ready to start the class.

Why do an Orientation course with StartSteps?

Our orientation course is neutral & agnostic—we encourage you to do a course with one of our 45+ partners following.

We are CERTQUA AZAV certified and recognised by the Federal Employment Agencies.

We send a laptop to your door – if needed.

We work with a range of top-tech companies actively looking for new tech employees. Zalando, ServiceNow, SAP ... to name a few.

We have a range of other educational options for you – if not registered with the Agentur für Arbeit or Jobcenter

From Professional Certificates with Google & Facebook, to other finance options with career bootcamps.

FAQ

Why should I do an orientation course before a specialised course or bootcamp?

What makes the StartSteps Compass orientation course unique compared to other orientation courses?

Where do I continue my training after the orientation course?

Is the course taught by live teachers?

What is an AVGS (Activation and Placement Voucher) and how do I get one?

What is the difference between an AVGS and a BGS (education voucher)?

Can I receive both an AVGS and a BGS?

Can I do the course in person?

Can I take part even if I have no experience in technology?

Is attendance compulsory?

Will I receive a certificate at the end of the course?

Is there a job guarantee?