You’re ready to take the first steps towards joining the CodeSpace Academy! If you get stuck at any point don’t hesitate to email us at academy@codespace.co.za.

Who can apply?

If you would like to apply to the CodeSpace Academy you need to fit the following criteria. Note that applications are open to males and females.

Age: 18 – 25
Location: CodeSpace is based in Woodstock, Cape Town and no accommodation is provided. Therefore, applicants must be able to travel to this location daily.
Nationality: Only South African citizens or people with South African study and work visas may apply.
Full-time: Applicants must be available for the full 5 month period and may not be enrolled in another programme concurrently.
Skill level: Applicants must have computer literacy, but no coding background is required.
Qualifications: Matric exemption with a pass in Maths and English.

Below is an outline of how the application process works.

Step 1: The application
Step 2: The telephonic interview
Step 3: The test
Step 4: Bootcamp
Step 5: You’re in!
Costs

Step 1: The application

The first step is to complete the online application. You will need the following information to complete the application:

  • Personal details (incl. name, address, and ID number)
  • One reference (teacher, lecturer, or mentor preferred)
  • Matric results
  • 200 Word Response: Why do you think you should be accepted into CodeSpace?

Go to the application

Closing date is 24 July 2017

Step 2: The telephonic interview

Once we have gone through your application we will do a telephonic interview with you to find out a bit more about you and how this course will contribute to your career path.

Step 3: The test

One we have gotten to get to know you a bit better we will send you an online test. Don’t worry, it’s not that tough! The purpose of the test is to see whether coding would be a good fit for you.

Step 4: Bootcamp

You will join us and other students for a full day bootcamp. We will do an introduction to web development and you will get a taste of what it will be like for the rest of the semester. There is no cost for the bootcamp.

Bootcamp starts 1 August 2017

Step 5: You’re in!

At the end of bootcamp we will inform you whether you have been accepted into the program or not.

Date for the program: 7 August till 15 December 2017

Costs

Student fees are R2,500, which can be paid as a monthly sum of R500 per month. Students pay for the remainder of their fees retroactively through work placement fees or once they begin working as web developers. Computers will be provided.

Please contact us if financial assistance is needed.

I have more questions

If you still have questions you can get a hold of us on our contact page