SheCodes is a 16-weeks’ training program for young women 20 – 30 years old. We seek to empower economically marginalized women, with relevant digital skills and give them a chance to start a career in tech with or without prior knowledge. Upon completion, participants are linked to potential employers for job opportunities.
About 90% of future jobs will require digital skills. Putting women and girls at the fore front and equipping them with relevant digital skills is a catalyst to entrepreneurship and closing the gender digital divide.
This course prepares participants for a careers as entry-level software developers. 16 weeks of intense study are allocated to cover a full suit of development modules.
Following extensive training and preparation, participants are placed in mentorship or internship opportunities to practice their skills and secure employment opportunities.