Welcome to the Center for Learning, Applying and Becoming (C-LAB)
In this program learners are equipped with tools & hands-on experience, insights and knowledge to thrive in software development careers. The program aims to help to provide clarity to learners on their professional journey and to position them as a highly sought after world class entry level software development talent capable of filling positions in the top tier IT companies globally.
This program is built for you if:
- You’re excited about the possibilities that software development can offer and how you can build and contribute to it.
- Are above 18 years.
- Open to online learning.
- Own a laptop and have reliable internet.
Goal of the Program
To prepare holistic, world class competitive and highly sought entry level software development professionals capable of working, building and thriving in distributed, multicultural software development teams.
How Do We Do This?
The hands-on program will equip learners with current in-demand marketplace software development and employability skills to become outstanding picks for opportunities in the software development industry.
Our learning Philosophy and Approach
- Learning by doing.
- Project based learning (building an app/ project)
- Self paced learning.
- Value of team and professional skills.
Using the learning science of Cognition, Creation, and Community. The theme and focus are to be delivered using blended learning that uses online learning, group sessions and a class like facilitation.
- Team & Professional skills e.g. communication, leadership & entrepreneurship.
- A community of practice and learning for learners to have support and accountability as they navigate their professional journey.
- Access to mentorship and training by experienced and reputable Senior Software Engineers as mentors.
- Learning by doing (building real life projects) that builds your portfolio.
The curriculum has been intentionally designed to give learners an integrated practical experience that is relevant to market needs and sets you up for a successful software development career.
- Team & Professional Skills.
- Self Management.
- Business Communication.
- Stakeholder Management.
- Team work and collaboration.
- Remote working skills.
- Job seeking skills.
- Digital Entrepreneurship.
- Software Engineering:
- Track Specialisation -
- Frontend Development.
- Backend Development.
- UI/UX Design.
- *Development and IT Operations(DevOps).
- *Machine Learning & AI.
- *Product Management.
*Not available in current cycle
The 6 step application process is designed to rapidly introduce you to basics of software development.
- Submit your application.
- Take an aptitude test.
- Get your home study pack and prepare for a week or so.
- Pass an online technical assessment.
- Participate in our 2 week skills bootcamp.
- Join C-LAB Tech and jump-start your career!
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USD $319.40 per month
8.00 am - 5.00 pm EAT
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Frequently Asked Questions
We require you to have gone through high school, or currently in University or employment and should be computer proficient and be a self driven person with a passion for Software Development.
Great question! We are currently taking in our very first Squad so we do not have data on our graduates employment rates. We can absolutely guarantee you the skills to get into amazing companies, connections to, and mentorship by real people who work in your dream companies and smart job seeking skills to ace your tech and professional skills interviews.
We have structured the program for a monthly payment whoever you are free to make payment in full.
We are accredited University with the regulators therefore our credentials are well recognized locally and internationally.
Yes, we have provided a link on our University Website where you can apply and you can also call in to get assisted by one of Our Student Advisors on +254 706 622 557 or +254 719 034 500 or you can write email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will have a two weeks Virtual Boot Camp through our online platform, but in future cohorts consideration will be made for a physical boot camp in such a case accomodation will be offered at a cost.
Yes, the program will be offered through our Learning Management System blended with Collaborative tools where you will be able to reach and work with our industry mentors.
Yes, we accept Students across the World since the program is being offered through remote learning.
Currently we don’t have a financial aid support mechanism in place but we are working to get partners on board to assist realize this need.
Our C-LAB program introduces you to basic programming and at the end of 26 weeks you will be equipped with tools & hands-on experience, insights and knowledge to thrive in software development careers. The program aims to help to provide clarity to learners on their professional journey and to position them as a highly sought after world class entry level software development talent capable of filling positions in the top tier IT companies globally. Visit the courses page to learn more.
No, we don't offer, we are hoping in future opportunities will arise and we will share them out.
Our training is competency based and blended with support of great mentorship activities from dependable industry practitioners. Additionally, by the end of week 26 you will be ready to work in the industry or join the University business incubation center to start and Bootstrap your Software Development Business.
You will get a Completion Certificate from the University and Popote Learning with all the key projects done.
Yes, you can access the University facilities with proper identification and observing Covid-19 Protocols the Program Coordinator will assist you.
Don't worry. You are in great hands. You do not even have to make up your mind within the first two months of learning. During these introductory months, you will be guided with plenty of career advice to help you hone in to your interests and inclinations. What you need right now is a genuine interest in becoming a world class developer and you are set to go.
Yes, we will assist you to create a GitHub account and have all your projects published, and showcase achievements to potential Employers and Clients.