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 2020 below!

2020

February

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Dubai)

Friday, February 7 to Saturday, February 15, 2020

Date Timing Session
Day 1 – Friday, February 7, 2020 10am-4pm Comprehensive Digital Marketing
Day 2 – Saturday, February 8, 2020 10am-4pm Mastering Google Analytics
Day 3 – Monday, February 10, 2020 6:30pm-9:30pm Display Push Marketing (GDN, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Retargeting) Part One
Day 4 – Tuesday, February 11, 2020 6:30pm-9:30pm Display Push Marketing (GDN, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Retargeting) Part Two
Day 5 – Wednesday, February 12, 2020 6:30pm-9:30pm Google AdWords SEM (Search Engine Marketing)
Day 6 – Friday, February 14, 2020 10am-4pm Getting Your Site To Rank on Google Organically – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 7 – Saturday, February 15, 2020 10am-4pm Organic 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

Date Timing Session
Day 1 – Saturday, February 15, 2020 10am-4pm Comprehensive Digital Marketing Workshop
Day 2 – Sunday, February 16, 2020 6pm-10pm Mastering Google Analytics Workshop
Day 3 – Monday, February 17, 2020 6pm-10pm Display Push Marketing Workshop, Advertising with Google Adwords Workshop, Google AdWords Certification Examinations
Day 4 – Tuesday, February 18, 2020 6pm-10pm Getting Your Site To Rank on Google – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 5 – Wednesday, February 19, 2020 6pm-10pm Crafting A Social Media Strategy Workshop
Day 6 – Thursday, February 20, 2020 6pm-10pm Email Marketing & Customer Retention Workshop

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Riyadh)

Note: This course is conducted in Arabic.
Saturday, February 22 to Thursday, February 27, 2020

Date Timing Session
Day 1 – Saturday, February 22, 2020 10am-4pm Comprehensive Digital Marketing Workshop
Day 2 – Sunday, February 23, 2020 6pm-10pm Mastering Google Analytics Workshop
Day 3 – Monday, February 24, 2020 6pm-10pm Display Push Marketing Workshop, Advertising with Google Adwords Workshop, Google AdWords Certification Examinations
Day 4 – Tuesday, February 25, 2020 6pm-10pm Getting Your Site To Rank on Google – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 5 – Wednesday, February 26, 2020 6pm-10pm Crafting A Social Media Strategy Workshop
Day 6 – Thursday, February 27, 2020 6pm-10pm Email Marketing & Customer Retention Workshop

March

Digital Marketing Track (Day Program) (Dubai)

Sunday, March 8 to Thursday, March 12, 2020

Date Timing Session
Day 1 – Sunday, March 8, 2020 10am-5pm Comprehensive Digital Marketing
Day 2 – Monday, March 9, 2020 10am-5pm Google Analytics Reporting and Dashboards Display
Day 3 – Tuesday, March 10, 2020 10am-5pm Push Marketing (GDN, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Retargeting)
Day 4 – Wednesday, March 11, 2020 10am-5pm Google Ads SEM (Search Engine Marketing) + SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 5 – Thursday, March 12, 2020 10am-5pm Social Media Content Strategy, Digital Retention & Email Marketing

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Bahrain)

Saturday, March 14 to Thursday, March 19, 2020

Date Timing Session
Day 1 – Saturday, March 14, 2020 10am-4pm Comprehensive Digital Marketing Workshop
Day 2 – Sunday, March 15, 2020 6pm-10pm Mastering Google Analytics Workshop
Day 3 – Monday, March 16, 2020 6pm-10pm Display Push Marketing Workshop, Advertising with Google Adwords Workshop, Google AdWords Certification Examinations
Day 4 – Tuesday, March 17, 2020 6pm-10pm Getting Your Site To Rank on Google – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 5 – Wednesday, March 18, 2020 6pm-10pm Crafting A Social Media Strategy Workshop
Day 6 – Thursday, March 19, 2020 6pm-10pm Email 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

Date Timing Session
Day 1 – Saturday, March 21, 2020 10am-4pm Comprehensive Digital Marketing Workshop
Day 2 – Sunday, March 22, 2020 6pm-10pm Mastering Google Analytics Workshop
Day 3 – Monday, March 23, 2020 6pm-10pm Display Push Marketing Workshop, Advertising with Google Adwords Workshop, Google AdWords Certification Examinations
Day 4 – Tuesday, March 24, 2020 6pm-10pm Getting Your Site To Rank on Google – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 5 – Wednesday, March 25, 2020 6pm-10pm Crafting A Social Media Strategy Workshop
Day 6 – Thursday, March 26, 2020 6pm-10pm Email Marketing & Customer Retention Workshop

April

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Abu Dhabi)

Saturday, April 4 to Thursday, April 9, 2020

Date Timing Session
Day 1 – Saturday, April 4, 2020 10am-4pm Comprehensive Digital Marketing Workshop
Day 2 – Sunday, April 5, 2020 6pm-10pm Mastering Google Analytics Workshop
Day 3 – Monday, April 6, 2020 6pm-10pm Display Push Marketing Workshop, Advertising with Google Adwords Workshop, Google AdWords Certification Examinations
Day 4 – Tuesday, April 7, 2020 6pm-10pm Getting Your Site To Rank on Google – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 5 – Wednesday, April 8, 2020 6pm-10pm Crafting A Social Media Strategy Workshop
Day 6 – Thursday, April 9, 2020 6pm-10pm Email Marketing & Customer Retention Workshop

Digital Marketing Track (After Hours) (Dubai)

Friday, April 10 to Saturday, April 18, 2020

Date Timing Session
Day 1 – Friday, April 10, 2020 10am-4pm Comprehensive Digital Marketing
Day 2 – Saturday, April 11, 2020 10am-4pm Mastering Google Analytics
Day 3 – Monday, April 13, 2020 6:30pm-9:30pm Display Push Marketing (GDN, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Retargeting) Part One
Day 4 – Tuesday, April 14, 2020 6:30pm-9:30pm Display Push Marketing (GDN, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Retargeting) Part Two
Day 5 – Wednesday, April 15, 2020 6:30pm-9:30pm Google AdWords SEM (Search Engine Marketing)
Day 6 – Friday, April 17, 2020 10am-4pm Getting Your Site To Rank on Google Organically – SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Day 7 – Saturday, April 18, 2020 10am-4pm Organic Social Media + Digital Retention & Email Marketing

June

AstroLabs Coding Bootcamp (Weekends & After Hours) (Dubai)

Wednesday, June 3 to Wednesday, July 22

Date Timing Session
Week 1 – Wednesday, June 3rd 6:30pm-9:00pm Introduction to program, forming teams and projects
Week 1 – Saturday, June 6th 10am-4pm Workshop: Intro To Coding, Web Development & Building Your First eCommerce Site, and Building Websites From The Ground Up With HTML & CSS
Week 2 – Monday, June 8th 6:30pm-9:00pm Recap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 2 – Wednesday, June 10th 6:30pm-9:00pm Coding Session: In person pair programming at AstroLabs
Week 2 – Saturday, June 13th 10am-4pm Workshop: JavaScript Crash Course
Week 3 – Monday, June 15th 6:30pm-9:00pm Recap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 3 – Wednesday, June 17th 6:30pm-9:00pm Coding Session: In person pair programming at AstroLabs
Week 3 – Saturday, June 20th 10am-4pm Workshop: Frontend Frameworks: React Fundamentals
Week 4 – Monday, June 22nd 6:30pm-9:00pm Recap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 4 – Wednesday, June 24th 6:30pm-9:00pm Coding Session: In person pair programming at AstroLabs
Week 4 – Saturday, June 27th 10am-4pm Workshop: Javascript Backends & Databases Part 1 : Node JS, API’s and working with data
Week 5 – Monday, June 29th 6:30pm-9:00pm Recap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 5 – Wednesday, July 1st 6:30pm-9:00pm Coding Session: In person pair programming at AstroLabs
Week 5 – Saturday, July 4th 10am-4pm Workshop:Javascript Backends & Databases Part 2: Working with MongoDB, Mongoose and Express
Week 6 – Monday, July 6th 6:30pm-9:00pm Recap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 6 – Wednesday, July 8th 6:30pm-9:00pm Coding Session: In person pair programming at AstroLabs
Week 6 – Saturday, July 11th 10am-4pm Workshop: Frontend Frameworks: Advanced React Concepts
Week 7 – Monday, July 13th 6:30pm-9:00pm Recap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 7 – Wednesday, July 15th 6:30pm-9:00pm Coding Session: In person pair programming at AstroLabs
Week 7 – Saturday, July 18th 10am-4pm Building our Full Stack Application, tying the backend to the frontend and deploying online
Week 8 – Monday, July 20th 6:30pm-9:00pm Recap Session and Mentorship / Office Hours
Week 8 – Wednesday, July 22nd 6:30pm-9:00pm Group Project Demos, Wrap Up & Final Day Hackathon

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