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We believe in learning by doing. Our industry-relevant classes are hands on, with lots of personal attention from instructors who are pros.



Go further. BAVC Certificates let you dive deep within a chosen field. Emerge with the technical knowhow and a rebuilt professional network to make you truly competitive.



Are you an unemployed and underemployed Bay Area resident seeking employment within the tech industry? For those that qualify, TechSF provides no-cost technical training and career services or direct career services.


Corporate Training (ETP)

For fifteen years, BAVC has provided industry-authorized training to employees at qualifying companies at no cost. Find out if your business or organization is eligible to participate.



Technical expertise can only get you so far. From networking strategies to building a personal brand, our career workshops can take you the rest of the way.


Meet our instructors

BAVC instructors know their material because the work in the industries where the skills and tools they teach are in high demand. They’re designers, coders, videographers, and artists — just like you.

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