GSC2021: Build Web & Mobile APPs + Get IBM Certification Badge (Tuition Free)

#GirlsSlayCode: It’s Our Hour of Code

#GSC2021 | Cohort 7

Women account for fewer than 20% of ICT specialists in developing economies and has been estimated that, by 2020, 90% of formal employment across all sectors will require ICT skills.

Diversity is critical in tech, as it enables companies to create better and safer products that takes everyone into consideration, not just one section of society.

Girls Slay Code Academy {GSC} is a program is designed by Tech4her Africa in partnership with our resource partners- IBM, Microsoft, MEST Africa & American Corner-CCHUB. We are passionate about increasing access of women and girls to technology tools, skills and mentoring to help make bolder decisions for leadership and technology roles. Register here….

Our MISSION is to increase the number of women in the digital space by empowering girls of ages 15 to 35 to become Innovators in STEM fields, Leaders in their communities, and Builders of their own futures through exposure to Computer Science and Technology.

Our Vision is To Train The Next 25,000 female tech leaders to watch in Africa zooming on Nigeria by 2025.

There’s a lot to learn when it comes to coding. How do you know where to start? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. We have something for everyone, whether you’re new to coding, or a long time learner, explore the options below for #HourOfCode with #Tech4her. Register here….

Let’s get Started 🙂

In 1 hour, with a network of experts you will be able to master any programming language.

Registration closes February 25, 2021. Classes will start February 28. You can apply from any country in Africa. The classes will be holding virtually and on our e learning portal which helps you to also learn at your pace. You can choose up to 4 {Maximum of 4} modules. Register here….

Themes for the Sessions:

Module 1: Programming Basics in 1hr. Explore HTML5.

Module 2: Cloud Computing in 1hr

Module 3: Slay Python in 1hr

Module 4: Slay Bootstrap 5 In 1hr

Module 5: Build a HTML Website In 1 hr

Module 6: Slay Javascript In 1 hr

Module 7: Slay CSS3 In 1 hr

Module 8: Microsoft Digital Certification Course {Premium Training | Certification Badge issued by Microsoft Free}

Module 9: IBM’s Cybersecurity Certification Course {Premium Training | Certification Badge issued by IBM Free}

Who is it For: The training is open to every woman in different African countries.

  • Senior School students (SS1-3)
  • Undergraduates & Fresh graduates
  • Females from 13-35 years of age.

You can choose how you’d like to experience the event:

  • General session
  • Mentored session. (Extra coaching after classes, Premium)

Register here….

Benefits To Attendees

  • The academy is tuition-free, and 5 best participants will be selected.
  • Coaching and mentoring from the experts.
  • For each course you complete, you’ll earn a digital badge and a certificate from Tech4her Africa. And because the skills you’ll gain are respected by the digital industry, our esteemed industry partners are offering you exclusive rewards and opportunities for finishing our courses.
  • Best student gets a VR Glass + 3G Data Subscription
  • Get a Microsoft certification (Participants who choose this will be prepared for the digital focused exam and write a certification on Microsoft portal. Certification will be issued from Microsoft.)
  • Get a Certification from IBM {Participants who selected this will be prepared to write Cyber Security Certification Course by IBM}

Register here….

Venue & Dates:

  • Classes will hold virtually and on our E learning Portal. You can learn at your pace too.
  • Classes will start February 28. Registration February 25 closes. The schedule will be shared

Get to know more about us here:

Tuition is free, but registration fees apply.

Register here….