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

Advanced Social Media Workshop (Day Program) (Dubai)

Monday, December 16 to Wednesday, December 18, 2019

DateTimingSession
Monday, December 16, 201910 am – 4 pmIntro to Social Media Marketing, Advanced Social Media Strategy for Business Success
Tuesday, December 17, 201910 am – 4 pmAdvanced Social Media Advertising, Crafting Purposeful Content for Social
Wednesday, December 18, 201910 am – 4 pmSocial Media Moderation – Leading conversations online, Social Metrics That Matter, Working with Brand Advocates

2020

January

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

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