How to Learn Sketch - 18 Bootcamps to Get You Started

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By: The SwitchUp Team
Last Updated: January 10, 2020

Similar to but not the same as Adobe Illustrator, Sketch is a design tool that is used for visual design, user interface (UI) design, and user experience (UX) design. Learning how to use Sketch makes it possible to create website mockups and clickable prototypes within one program quickly. Sketch files export to different formats, including SVG, PNG, JPEG, and PDF, depending on the use case. Students in a Sketch course or bootcamp generally learn the basics of the software, how to work with key tools (e.g., art-boards, object styles, symbols, and vector drawing), and fundamental workflows for UI and UX design.

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) hasn’t yet mapped the job outlook for the emerging specializations of UI and UX design. However, the average salary offered for a UI designer on Glassdoor is $73,000. For graphic designers, the BLS reports an average salary of $50,370 per year, or a pay rate of about $24 per hour, with an expected growth rate of 3% by 2028.

Bootcamps and courses are available for both beginners and experienced designers who want to familiarize themselves with Sketch. Below are reviews written by people who have already participated in them.

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Springboard is an online learning platform that prepares students for the tech industry’s most in-demand careers with comprehensive, mentor-led online programs in software engineering, data science, machine learning, UI/UX design, cybersecurity, and more. We act as a support system, coach, and cheerleader for working professionals who are ready to level-up or make a major career shift. All Springboard courses are 100% online, remote, and self-paced throughout an average of six to nine months. The Springboard...
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Ironhack is a global tech school with 9 campuses worldwide, located in Miami, Madrid, Barcelona, Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Mexico City, Lisbon and São Paulo. Ironhack offers bootcamps and part-time courses in Web Development, UX/UI Design, Data Analytics and Cyber Security, which are taught both remotely and in-person. With more than 6.000 graduates working at companies like Google, Visa, Twitter, Rocket Internet and Orange, among others, Ironhack has an extensive global network of +600 partner companies....
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Brainstation provides a collaborative, project-based learning experience with training options across the full digital product lifecycle, including data, design, development, marketing, and product. Established in 2012, BrainStation has worked with innovative companies to develop cutting-edge, real-world digital education.
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Founded in 2012 as HackerYou, Juno College of Technology is the school of choice for those underrepresented in tech looking to launch and grow their careers. With an inclusive community, one-on-one career coaching, and a diverse team of industry experts who really care, we're here to help you reach your goals - and have fun doing so! Brand new to tech? We host free monthly online workshops and events for beginners. Looking to level up...
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Courses: UX/UI Design Bootcamp, Full Stack Bootcamp, Data Science Bootcamp, +3 More
Subjects: A/B Testing, Agile, Algorithms, Angular, AngularJS +32 More
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Neoland School specializes in the tech field, offering intensive bootcamps in different areas. Neoland guarantees that students in their bootcamps will acquire skills that are highly in-demand in today's workplace. Once the bootcamp is finished, Neoland's commitment is to help students find a quality job with one of their partner companies.

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Courses: Introduction to Digital Marketing, Web Design + UX/UI (Nights & Weekends), Digital Marketing (Nights & Weekends), +5 More
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Startup Institute offers a 12-week, immersive program for coding students. Two months of dedicated career support are included, and students are also connected to a comprehensive network of startups and tech companies who hire recent graduates.
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Courses: Certificate in Data Science, UX Design Bootcamp, Certificate in Visual Design, +34 More
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Noble Desktop offers a wide range of classes and certificate programs in coding and design. These can be taken in a full-time or part-time format. Courses vary between 2 and 120 hours and cost between $95 and $5,000.
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9-week in-person JavaScript Full-Stack bootcamp JavaScript, React.js, React Native, Node, Express, MongoDB, Git, HTML5, CSS3 Monday to Friday, 9:30 till 19:30 The course is taught in English Financing options are available Take a fast track to the web development world The JavaScript Full-Stack Bootcamp takes place over nine weeks and teaches an up-to-date curriculum to maximize the demand for your skills when you graduate as a full-stack web developer! What you will learn: – How...
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Springboard India is an online school for learning 21st century skills in fields like data science, business analytics, and UI / UX design. Springboard India has served hundreds of students in India through a combination of expert-curated curricula, one-on-one mentorship, virtual classroom sessions. All their programs come with a job guarantee, ensuring students secure a job within six months of graduation or get a full refund. Springboard India's flexible-paced courses offer students the opportunity to...
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New York Code and Design Academy offers web development and UX design courses in full- and part-time intensives. Tuition can be paid in installments or students can work with the school’s financial partners for assistance. The programs cost between $999 and $15,000.

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