What is Bincom Academy?
Bincom Academy is an intensive training / internship programme facilitated by Bincom ICT Solutions.
The PHP/MySQL Programming Class is 3 months of intensive training/internship. During this period, we shall take the participant through our core application development training curriculum in a Montessori approach.
What you will learn?
By the end of the session,
- Participant will have a strong working knowledge of HTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL and other related technologies.
- Participant will have built several projects with the technologies learnt.
- Every participant will participate individually in various Code Sprints and will be exposed to building various working projects.
- There will be several opportunities to showcase all the knowledge acquired within the training programme under the guardian of the various mentors.
How you will learn?
The training is a Montessori type class with lots of practical on a daily basis. You will learn by doing, NO cramming in this class, just pure coding.
How will the Montessori Approach work?
The academy will run Mondays - Fridays from 9am - 4pm. A typical day will consist of 30-45mins of lecture and 7 hours of practice, development & implementation. The course content is also highly skewed towards personal research. Participants will learn by themselves under the guidance of their facilitators or mentors.
Participant will be exposed to projects and may even get the opportunity to work on some aspects of some of our real life projects as determined by the Academy faculty or mentors.
The Mentors and Facilitators
Training facilitators are seasoned professionals who have built and currently work on various advanced projects with Bincom ICT Solutions.
The class would be assigned a facilitator per week. Each participant is also assigned a mentor. The Faculty are developers in the Nigerian programming community. Participant will also have access to some of the key resource in Bincom’s Technology Team.
Is it just PHP/MySQL that will be learnt?
No! Though PHP/MySQL Development Stack will be a core focus of the Training Programme. Participants will be exposed to several other technologies that will enable their work and give them an edge.
Bincom Academy is structured to enable participants learn at their pace.
Participant must attend the training Daily with:
- A laptop (preferably Windows OS)
- Proof of Identification
Participants must have a minimum of average working knowledge of basic computer software including Microsoft Word and Standard web browsers before commencement of the programme.
Prior basic knowledge of HTML though not compulsory is recommended – You can read up basic HTML at www.w3schools.com/html/
Pre Training Reading
Participant are also encouraged to go through various available online resources on PHP including W3Schools quick tutorial on PHP (http://www.w3schools.com/php/) and SQL ( http://www.w3schools.com/sql )
This training will start from beginner level and touch on various theoretical topics, however we will dwell more on applying basic knowledge to build working projects.
Bincom Academy (PHP/MySQL Class) Programme Fee
The programme fee for is 200,000 naira per month ( for the 3 months period). The programme fee is payable on a monthly basis.
Partial scholarship (5 student to get a discount price of 30,000 monthly for the 3 month period.
Full Scholarship available for 2 outstanding student
How to Apply?
Register for the Bincom Academy Class of interest. Register here and make payment to our designated bank accounts upon approval. There are limited spaces available
Click here to apply.
Who is the Scholarship offer designed for?
Bincom Academy scholarship is targeted at fresh graduates who have completed or at various stages of completing their NYSC programme. These candidates can potentially be recruited as Graduate Trainees in Bincom ICT Solutions.
Note: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Scholarship applicants may be invited for interviews.
To apply for scholarship?
Please complete the training application form first before applying for a scholarship. Complete the scholarship application form as accurately as possible for those interested in the scholarship offer.
Why was Bincom Academy created?
Bincom Academy was created when Bincom ICT started experiencing difficulties in filling some of it's vacant roles in its technology team. Realizing the dearth of trained & experienced talents in the industry, Bincom decided to train the talents that it needs. If successful, Bincom Academy will become the point of recruitment for various organisations within the ICT industry in Nigeria.
Where you will learn?
The Training Location for the September session is in Lagos, Nigeria. We shall communicate the exact Training venue to only confirmed trainees.
The next Session
The session starts March 2016 in Lagos. The full course is a total of 3 months (3 hours every working day) but has been broken down into monthly modules.
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