AstroLabs Academy Calendar

AstroLabs Academy is your go-to resource for digital skills training in the MENA region. Our goal is to close the knowledge gap in the tech world by providing relevant, practical and job-ready skills. With centers in Dubai and Riyadh we conduct programs, workshops, bootcamps and courses across a wide range of topics, most notably: Digital Marketing, Coding, Data Science / Deep Learning, Design, Sales and Startup Business Development (for other topics not listed, view our Course Offerings page).

View our full Academic calendar for 2019 below!

2019

December

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Riyadh)

Saturday, November 30 to Wednesday, December 4, 2019

DateTimingSession
Day 1 – Saturday, November 3010am-5pmComprehensive Digital Marketing Workshop
Day 2 – Sunday, December 16pm-10pmMastering Google Analytics Workshop
Day 3 – Monday, December 26pm-10pmDisplay Push Marketing Workshop, Advertising with Google Adwords Workshop, Google AdWords Certification Examinations
Day 4 – Tuesday, December 36pm-10pmGetting Your Site To Rank on Google – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 5 – Wednesday, December 46pm-10pmCrafting A Social Media Strategy Workshop, Email Marketing & Customer Retention Workshop

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Jeddah)

Saturday, December 7 to Wednesday, December 11, 2019

DateTimingSession
Saturday, December 7, 201910am-4pmComprehensive Digital Marketing Workshop
Sunday, December 8, 20196pm-10pmMastering Google Analytics Workshop
Monday, December 9, 20196pm-10pmDisplay Push Marketing Workshop, Advertising with Google Adwords Workshop, Google AdWords Certification Examinations
Tuesday, December 10, 20196pm-10pmGetting Your Site To Rank on Google – SEO (Search Engine Optimization), Crafting A Social Media Strategy Workshop
Wednesday, December 11, 20196pm-10pmEmail Marketing & Customer Retention Workshop

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Dubai)

Friday, December 6th to Saturday, December 14th, 2019

DateTimingSession
Friday, December 6th, 201910am-4pmComprehensive Digital Marketing
Saturday, December 7th, 201910am-4pmMastering Google Analytics
Monday, December 9th, 20196:30pm-9:30pm Display Push Marketing (GDN, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Retargeting) Part One
Tuesday, December 10th, 20196:30pm-9:30pmDisplay Push Marketing (GDN, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Retargeting) Part Two
Wednesday, December 11th, 20196:30pm-9:30pmGoogle AdWords SEM (Search Engine Marketing)
Friday, December 13th, 201910am-4pmGetting Your Site To Rank on Google Organically – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Saturday, December 14th, 201910am-4pmOrganic Social Media + Digital Retention & Email Marketing

2020

January

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Madina)

Note: This course is conducted in Arabic.

Thursday, January 2 to Monday, January 6, 2020

DateTimingSession
Day 1 – Thursday, January 2, 202010am-4pmComprehensive Digital Marketing
Day 2 – Friday, January 3, 20203pm-8pmGoogle Analytics and SEO
Day 3 – Saturday, January 4, 20205pm-9pmDisplay Push Advertising, Social Media Marketing
Day 4 – Sunday, January 5, 20205pm-9pmGoogle Ads Network
Day 5 – Monday, January 6, 20205pm-9pmEmail Marketing and Customer Retention

Coding Bootcamp (Dubai)

Wednesday, January 8th to Saturday, February 29th, 2020

DateTimingSession
Week 1 – Wednesday, January 8th6:30pm-9:00pmIntroduction to program, forming teams and projects
Week 1 – Saturday, January 11th10am-4pmWorkshop: Intro To Coding, Web Development & Building Your First eCommerce Site, and Building Websites From The Ground Up With HTML & CSS
Week 2 – Monday, January 13th6:30pm-9:00pmRecap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 2 – Wednesday, January 15th6:30pm-9:00pmCoding Session: In person pair programming at AstroLabs
Week 2 – Saturday, January 18th10am-4pmWorkshop: JavaScript Crash Course
Week 3 – Monday, January 20th6:30pm-9:00pmRecap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 3 – Wednesday, January 22nd6:30pm-9:00pmCoding Session: In person pair programming at AstroLabs
Week 3 – Saturday, January 25th10am-4pmWorkshop: Frontend Frameworks: React Fundamentals
Week 4 – Monday, January 27th6:30pm-9:00pmRecap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 4 – Wednesday, January 29th6:30pm-9:00pmCoding Session: In person pair programming at AstroLabs
Week 4 – Saturday, February 1st10am-4pmWorkshop: Javascript Backends & Databases Part 1 : Node JS, API’s and working with data
Week 5 – Monday, February 3rd6:30pm-9:00pmRecap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 5 – Wednesday, February 5th6:30pm-9:00pmCoding Session: In person pair programming at AstroLabs
Week 5 – Saturday, February 8th10am-4pmWorkshop:Javascript Backends & Databases Part 2: Working with MongoDB, Mongoose and Express
Week 6 – Monday, February 10th6:30pm-9:00pmRecap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 6 – Wednesday, February 12th6:30pm-9:00pmCoding Session: In person pair programming at AstroLabs
Week 6 – Saturday, February 15th10am-4pmWorkshop: Frontend Frameworks: Advanced React Concepts
Week 7 – Monday, February 17th6:30pm-9:00pmRecap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 7 – Wednesday, February 19th6:30pm-9:00pmCoding Session: In person pair programming at AstroLabs
Week 7 – Saturday, February 22nd10am-4pmBuilding our Full Stack Application, tying the backend to the frontend and deploying online
Week 8 – Monday, February 24th6:30pm-9:00pmRecap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 8 – Wednesday, February 26th6:30pm-9:00pmCoding Session: In person pair programming at AstroLabs
Week 8 – Saturday, February 29th10am-4pmGroup Project Demos,Wrap Up & Final Day Hackathon

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Dubai)

Friday, January 10 to Saturday, January 18, 2020

DateTimingSession
Day 1 – Friday, January 10, 202010am-4pmComprehensive Digital Marketing
Day 2 – Saturday, January 11, 202010am-4pmMastering Google Analytics
Day 3 – Monday, January 13, 20206:30pm-9:30pmDisplay Push Marketing (GDN, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Retargeting) Part One
Day 4 – Tuesday, January 14, 20206:30pm-9:30pmDisplay Push Marketing (GDN, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Retargeting) Part Two
Day 5 – Wednesday, January 15, 20206:30pm-9:30pmGoogle AdWords SEM (Search Engine Marketing)
Day 6 – Friday, January 17, 202010am-4pmGetting Your Site To Rank on Google Organically – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 7 – Saturday, January 18, 202010am-4pmOrganic Social Media + Digital Retention & Email Marketing

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Kuwait)

Saturday, January 18 to Thursday, January 23, 2020

DateTimingSession
Day 1 – Saturday, January 18, 202010am-4pmComprehensive Digital Marketing Workshop
Day 2 – Sunday, January 19, 20206pm-10pmMastering Google Analytics Workshop
Day 3 – Monday, January 20, 20206pm-10pmDisplay Push Marketing Workshop, Advertising with Google Adwords Workshop, Google AdWords Certification Examinations
Day 4 – Tuesday, January 21, 20206pm-10pmGetting Your Site To Rank on Google – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 5 – Wednesday, January 22, 20206pm-10pmCrafting A Social Media Strategy Workshop
Day 6 – Thursday, January 23, 20206pm-10pmEmail Marketing & Customer Retention Workshop

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Riyadh)


Note: This course is conducted in Arabic.
Saturday, January 25 to Thursday, January 30, 2020

DateTimingSession
Day 1 – Saturday, January 25, 202010am-4pmComprehensive Digital Marketing Workshop
Day 2 – Sunday, January 26, 20206pm-10pmMastering Google Analytics Workshop
Day 3 – Monday, January 27, 20206pm-10pmDisplay Push Marketing Workshop, Advertising with Google Adwords Workshop, Google AdWords Certification Examinations
Day 4 – Tuesday, January 28, 20206pm-10pmGetting Your Site To Rank on Google – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 5 – Wednesday, January 29, 20206pm-10pmCrafting A Social Media Strategy Workshop
Day 6 – Thursday, January 30, 20206pm-10pmEmail Marketing & Customer Retention Workshop

February

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Abu Dhabi)

Saturday, February 1 to Thursday, February 6, 2020

DateTimingSession
Day 1 – Saturday, February 1, 202010am-4pmComprehensive Digital Marketing Workshop
Day 2 – Sunday, February 2, 20206pm-10pmMastering Google Analytics Workshop
Day 3 – Monday, February 3, 20206pm-10pmDisplay Push Marketing Workshop, Advertising with Google Adwords Workshop, Google AdWords Certification Examinations
Day 4 – Tuesday, February 4, 20206pm-10pmGetting Your Site To Rank on Google – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 5 – Wednesday, February 5, 20206pm-10pmCrafting A Social Media Strategy Workshop
Day 6 – Thursday, February 6, 20206pm-10pmEmail Marketing & Customer Retention Workshop

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Dubai)

Friday, February 7 to Saturday, February 15, 2020

DateTimingSession
Day 1 – Friday, February 7, 202010am-4pmComprehensive Digital Marketing
Day 2 – Saturday, February 8, 202010am-4pmMastering Google Analytics
Day 3 – Monday, February 10, 20206:30pm-9:30pm Display Push Marketing (GDN, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Retargeting) Part One
Day 4 – Tuesday, February 11, 20206:30pm-9:30pmDisplay Push Marketing (GDN, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Retargeting) Part Two
Day 5 – Wednesday, February 12, 20206:30pm-9:30pmGoogle AdWords SEM (Search Engine Marketing)
Day 6 – Friday, February 14, 202010am-4pmGetting Your Site To Rank on Google Organically – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 7 – Saturday, February 15, 202010am-4pmOrganic Social Media + Digital Retention & Email Marketing

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Jeddah)

Note: This course is conducted in Arabic.
Saturday, February 15 to Thursday, February 20, 2020

DateTimingSession
Day 1 – Saturday, February 15, 202010am-4pmComprehensive Digital Marketing Workshop
Day 2 – Sunday, February 16, 20206pm-10pmMastering Google Analytics Workshop
Day 3 – Monday, February 17, 20206pm-10pmDisplay Push Marketing Workshop, Advertising with Google Adwords Workshop, Google AdWords Certification Examinations
Day 4 – Tuesday, February 18, 20206pm-10pmGetting Your Site To Rank on Google – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 5 – Wednesday, February 19, 20206pm-10pmCrafting A Social Media Strategy Workshop
Day 6 – Thursday, February 20, 20206pm-10pmEmail Marketing & Customer Retention Workshop

Digital Marketing Track (Day Program) (Riyadh)

Note: This course is conducted in Arabic.
Sunday, February 23 to Thursday, February 27, 2020

DateTimingSession
Day 1 – Sunday, February 23, 202010am-5pmComprehensive Digital Marketing
Day 2 – Monday, February 24, 202010am-5pmDisplay Push Marketing (GDN, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Retargeting)
Day 3 – Tuesday, February 25, 202010am-5pmGoogle Ads SEM (Search Engine Marketing) + SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 4 – Wednesday, February 26, 202010am-5pmGoogle Analytics Reporting and Dashboards
Day 5 – Thursday, February 27, 202010am-5pmSocial Media Content Strategy, Digital Retention & Email Marketing

March

Digital Marketing Track (Day Program) (Dubai)

Sunday, March 8 to Thursday, March 12, 2020

DateTimingSession
Day 1 – Sunday, March 8, 202010am-5pmComprehensive Digital Marketing
Day 2 – Monday, March 9, 202010am-5pmDisplay Push Marketing (GDN, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Retargeting)
Day 3 – Tuesday, March 10, 202010am-5pmGoogle Ads SEM (Search Engine Marketing) + SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 4 – Wednesday, March 11, 202010am-5pmGoogle Analytics Reporting and Dashboards
Day 5 – Thursday, March 12, 202010am-5pmSocial Media Content Strategy, Digital Retention & Email Marketing

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Bahrain)

Saturday, March 14 to Thursday, March 19, 2020

DateTimingSession
Day 1 – Saturday, March 14, 202010am-4pmComprehensive Digital Marketing Workshop
Day 2 – Sunday, March 15, 20206pm-10pmMastering Google Analytics Workshop
Day 3 – Monday, March 16, 20206pm-10pmDisplay Push Marketing Workshop, Advertising with Google Adwords Workshop, Google AdWords Certification Examinations
Day 4 – Tuesday, March 17, 20206pm-10pmGetting Your Site To Rank on Google – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 5 – Wednesday, March 18, 20206pm-10pmCrafting A Social Media Strategy Workshop
Day 6 – Thursday, March 19, 20206pm-10pmEmail Marketing & Customer Retention Workshop

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Riyadh)

Note: This course is conducted in Arabic.
Saturday, March 21 to Thursday, March 26, 2020

DateTimingSession
Day 1 – Saturday, March 21, 202010am-4pmComprehensive Digital Marketing Workshop
Day 2 – Sunday, March 22, 20206pm-10pmMastering Google Analytics Workshop
Day 3 – Monday, March 23, 20206pm-10pmDisplay Push Marketing Workshop, Advertising with Google Adwords Workshop, Google AdWords Certification Examinations
Day 4 – Tuesday, March 24, 20206pm-10pmGetting Your Site To Rank on Google – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 5 – Wednesday, March 25, 20206pm-10pmCrafting A Social Media Strategy Workshop
Day 6 – Thursday, March 26, 20206pm-10pmEmail Marketing & Customer Retention Workshop

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