Keep your child/ren engaged, while providing them an opportunity to gain 21st-century skills from the comfort of your home. The Saturday Bootcamps are offered online only, via instructor-led virtual classes.

The Saturday Bootcamp offers 3 programming language options.  Each language is structured in modules that you can pick from, depending on age, prior coding experience & interest. It takes 30 student-teacher contact hours to complete one module.

Dates for the July – August 2022 Saturday Coding Bootcamp :

  • Dates: Saturday 9th July to Saturday 27th August 2022
  • Venue: Online classes
  • Time: 09:00h to 12:30h (with a 30-minute break)
  • Charges:  KES. 7,000 per student per module
  • Age groups: 6 years to 17 years
Age Group Module Time
6 to 8 Years HTML & CSS 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
9 to 12 Years Python 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
13 Years and above Web App Development 9:00 AM to 12:30 AM

Available Modules

6 – 8 yrs | Web Development with HTML & CSS

This course provides an introductory level to front-end web development (what a person sees on a website) and is ideal for complete beginners. Students learn HTML and CSS, which are the languages most websites are built on and provide a soft landing into text-based programming. Students learn how to design effects, layout and imagery for a great user experience. The key focus areas are:

  • Appreciate HTML as the language most websites are built on
  • Understand the structure of an HTML syntax in structuring web content
  • Perfect the basic tags used to structure heading, paragraphs, format text,  insert images, embed videos, link pages, create a list, insert an iframe from another page and capture comments
  • Style content uses in-line styling as well as a CSS file to change background colour or image, style font properties such as colour and size,  borders,
  • Create and style HTML tables
  • Use layouts and the div tag to define the different parts of a web page such as displaying content in multiple columns

9 – 12yrs | Coding in Python

Students are taught the fundamentals of creating and running scripts in Python. The areas of focus are;

  • Working with data types and variables.
  • Working with numeric data.
  • Working with string data.
  • Python functions.
  • Boolean expressions.
  • Selection structure.
  • Iteration structure.
  • Working with lists.

13 yrs & Above | Web Development Fundamentals – JavaScript

This course begins with the fundamentals required to write simple scripts and builds on them to prepare students for using contemporary JavaScript frameworks and libraries like React and Angular. It does this by utilizing the most recent revision of JavaScript and developer tools. The areas of focus are:

  • Javascript data types and variables
  • Javascript functions.
  • Iterations and conditional statements.
  • Document Object Model manipulation using Javascript.

Payment Instructions

The fee is KES 7,000 per student per module.

Partial payments are accepted, with a minimum amount of KES 3,500 payable on or before the first day of training. Full payment must be cleared by the fourth lesson of the module.

Method 1:
i. Go to Lipa na M-PESA
ii. Select Pay Bill
iii. Under ‘Enter business no.’ – type 987210
iv. Under ‘Account no.’ – type the Student’s Name (e.g. Wambui Otieno).
v. Enter the amount (KES 7,000)
vi. Put your M-PESA PIN and confirm OK
vii. You will get M-PESA notification SMS confirming the money was sent to ‘…DIGIKIDS for account (student’s name)…’

Method 2:
You can do a deposit or bank transfer directly to our bank account:
Bank: NCBA Bank Kenya PLC
Account Name: Digikids Afflatus
Account number: 1003585178
Branch: NCBA House

Thank You!