including changes in the workplace and the jobs that people do. With an increase in new development frontiers like artificial intelligence, machine learning and Advancement in technology is causing the world to change at a fast pace, quantum computing, it is necessary to prepare children and adults for a career in software development.
If you want to give your child something enjoyable to do which will also help to develop logic and help him/her to learn, learning to code is the perfect gift. There are several reasons why coding is important, but one of the main ones is to have fun while solving a programming challenge!
It is advantageous to teach children to code from an early age as coding skills not only teach them to think logically and develop problem-solving skills, but it will improve their mathematics and writing skills too. It stimulates creativity, builds confidence, focus and organisasion, whilst strengthening both verbal and written communication skills. In fact, the earlier children learn to code, the better their chance at success in life.
We offer a program for primary school children to introduce them to a very easy programming language. It is a very enjoyable but gentle introduction to coding and we use a free development environment program that can be downloaded on your computer. This course is currently offered in Centurion only, but will be made available online soon, including online mentoring.
For secondary school children, unemployed youth and adults, we offer an introductory programming course in Java. This course is offered online with mentoring.
Academix Excellence is actively involved in upskilling unemployed youth through developing skills in selling, education and coding. We do sales and business training as well and invite you to consider sponsoring a course We also accept any old, unused laptops or computers that can still be used and appreciate your contributions.