CODING BOOT CAMPS FOR CHILDREN

WELCOME TO SCOTLAND'S FAVOURITE DIGITAL SKILLS ACADEMY FOR CHILDREN!


KEY FACTS:

1. SCOTTISH CODING ACADEMY IS A FRIENDLY PLACE FOR EVERYONE, WHO WISHES TO LEARN HOW TO CODE IN A CLASSROOM-BASED BOOT CAMPS.
2. DURING THE CODING BOOT CAMPS WE ENCOURAGE CHILDREN AT ALL AGE TO LEARN AND THEN APPLY THE CODING SKILLS THEY’VE LEARNED BY DEVELOPING THEIR OWN IT PROJECTS IN CLASS-BASED ENVIRONMENT. 
3. OUR SELF-PACED, PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS-ALIGNED CURRICULUM MAKES TEACHING CODING AND COMPUTER SCIENCE IN GENERAL POSSIBLE FOR EVERYONE!

WHAT WE OFFER:

1. OUR CODING BOOT CAMP IS OPEN FOR CHILDREN AT DIFFERENT AGE 5+, 7+, 10+ AND 15+
2. EVERY CHILD WILL BE GIVEN ACCESS TO LEARNING MATERIALS, AND WILL BE SUPPORTED BY QUALIFIED STAFF IN A GROUP SETTING.
3. LEARNING WILL BE DELIVERED IN DESIGNATED PLACES IN SCOTLAND AND CAN BE CONTINUED DURING THE WEEK INDIVIDUALLY THROUGH OUR ONLINE LEARNING PLATFORM.
4. OUR LEARNING MODULES ARE TAILORED TO DIFFERENT AGE GROUPS AND ABILITIES, TO MAKE IT MORE ENGAGING - NOT ALL LEARNING WILL TAKE PLACE ON THE COMPUTERS.
5. STUDENTS WILL BE ISSUED CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION ON SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF EACH COURSE.
6. PARENTS CAN JOIN-IN AND SUPPORT LEARNING, ACCESS E-LEARNING PLATFORM AND OBSERVE THEIR CHILDREN'S DEVELOPMENT.

OUR LEARNING PROGRAMME IS TAILORED TO THE FOLLOWING AGE GROUPS:

5+ STUDENTS WILL LEARN HOW TO ACCESS OUR E-LEARNING PLATFORM INDEPENDENTLY. OUR PROGRAMME OFFERS EXPERIENCES THAT INTEGRATE IMAGINATION, CREATIVITY, COMMUNICATION, CRITICAL THINKING AND PROBLEM SOLVING. THESE ARE 21ST CENTURY SKILLS THAT ARE VALUABLE FOR CHILDREN'S FUTURE SUCCESS, NOT JUST IN DIGITAL WORLD BUT IN LIFE. WE HAVE PREPARED MANY LEARNING ACTIVITIES WHERE CHILDREN ENGAGE IN CODING BEFORE THEY EVEN START TO CODE.

7+ STUDENTS WILL ACCESS OUR E-LEARNING PLATFORM INDEPENDENTLY AT HOME AND TAKE PART IN GAME-BASED COMPUTER SCIENCE PROGRAM WHERE THEY EXPLORE DIFFERENT TYPES OF CHALLENGES AND FUN. STUDENTS TYPE REAL CODE WHILE PLAYING GAMES THAT ENCOURAGE TRIAL-AND-ERROR, CRITICAL THINKING AND CREATIVITY. 

10+ STUDENTS WILL USE E-LEARNING PLATFORM AND GAIN MORE RESPONSIBILITIES WITHIN OUR ACADEMY. FOR THOSE WHO WOULD LIKE TO TAKES THEIR LEARNING TO THE NEXT LEVEL THERE WILL BE AN OPTION TO SHARE KNOWLEDGE WITH OTHER STUDENTS AND WORK TOGETHER. LEARNING BY TEACHING OTHERS IS EXTREMELY EFFECTIVE. STUDENTS WHO SPEND TIME TEACHING WHAT THEY’VE LEARNED GO ON TO SHOW BETTER UNDERSTANDING AND KNOWLEDGE RETENTION THAN STUDENTS WHO SIMPLY SPEND THE SAME TIME RE-STUDYING. 

15+ STUDENTS WILL USE E-LEARNING PLATFORM AND EXTERNAL RESOURCES TO LEARN CODING. NEW SKILLS CAN BE LISTED IN THEIR PROFESSIONAL PORTFOLIO AND CV ON OUR PLATFORM ONLINE, WHICH CAN BE USED IN THE FUTURE.

THE COST

THE COST OF 5 WEEK CODING BOOT CAMP IS ONLY £120. THIS INCLUDES A LIFETIME OF KNOWLEDGE, CONFIDENCE AND SKILLS. 

FOR YOUR INFORMATION

- CHILDREN CAN BRING THEIR OWN LAPTOPS (WITH FULL ADMIN ACCESS), BUT THIS IS NOT REQUIRED!
- FOR THOSE, WHO WOULD LIKE TO ACCESS E-LEARNING MODULES ONLY WITHOUT ATTENDING THE CODING BOOT CAMP WE RECOMMEND TO CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION
- ALL CLASSES WILL BE DELIVERED IN A GROUP SETTING IN FIVE CONSECUTIVE 2H SESSIONS WITH A PROFESSIONAL TUTOR
- ALL STUDENTS WILL BE OFFERED AN OPPORTUNITY TO EXPLORE DIFFERENT CAREER ROUTES WITH A CAREER ADVISOR FREE OF CHARGE

TO BOOK A PLACE AND PRE-REGISTER WITH THE CODING BOOT CAMP:

1. BOOK A PLACE ON OUR ONLINE BOOKING SYSTEM BELOW FOR EACH CHILD SEPARATELY. 
2. ONCE WE RECEIVE YOUR MESSAGE WE WILL CONTACT YOU TO CONFIRM YOUR BOOKING.
3. WE WILL ALSO SEND YOU AN INDIVIDUAL REGISTRATION FORM FOR YOUR CHILD / CHILDREN. 
4. PLEASE RETURN REGISTRATION FORM (S) TO US BEFORE YOUR CHILD / CHILDREN WILL ATTEND THE CODING BOOT CAMP.
5. THAT'S ALL!


NEW STUDENT - REGISTRATION FORM