Where Can I Learn Coding In South Africa

What is a Coding?

Computer programming or coding is the composition of sequences of instructions, called programs, that computers can follow to perform tasks.

It involves designing and implementing algorithms, and step-by-step specifications of procedures, by writing code in one or more programming languages.

Where Can I Learn Coding In South Africa?

Overall South Africa is a country on the southernmost tip of the African continent, marked by several distinct ecosystems. Inland safari destination Kruger National Park is populated by big game.

The Western Cape offers beaches, historical Winelands around Stellenbosch to Paarl, jagged cliffs at the Cape of Good Hope, lush forest and lakes along the Garden Route, and beneath flat-topped Table Mountain is the city of Cape Town.

What coding boot camps are offered in South Africa?

  • CodeSpace Academy
  • CodeX
  • iXperience
  • School of IT
  • Umuzi
  • School of IT International
  • WeThinkCode.

How much is a coding course in South Africa?

Coding Course Highlights

Following are the major highlights of the Software Developer or Coding course:

Course NameIntro to programming & Python Certified Associate Programmer – PCAP, PCEP or OCA and OCP
Course TypeCertificate Course: International Exams are additional in price
Course DurationVaries (1 month to 10 months)
Eligibility Criteriajob experience (in some cases)
Admission Processno requirements
Course FeesR13900 to R129000
Career OptionsJunior Programmer, Software Developer, Software Engineer, Developer, Front End Developer, Back End Developer, Full Stack Developer, App Developer
Starting SalaryAccording to payscale, An entry-level Junior Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R201,389 based on 82 salaries. An early career Junior Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R215,179 based on 314 salaries. A mid-career Junior Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R324,000 based on 7 salaries.

Is coding boot camp worth it in South Africa?

In short, yes, a coding boot camp can help you get a job. According to the CIRR, over 70% of coding boot camp graduates find employment in the tech industry within 180 days.

How much do coding boot camps cost in South Africa?

The price of coding boot camps varies in cost depending on the organization offering the course, the specialisation, the length of the course, its quality, and the end certification. On average, coding boot camps can cost anywhere from R10 000 up to R80 000 for entire boot camps.