South Africa: Academy Buzz

Today the RLabs academy was in full swing at 3 different Living Labs across the country (Cape Town, Atlantis and Johannesburg). The variety of courses on offer were Social and Digital Media, Project Management, Events Management, Photo Editing and Entrepreneurship with more than 500 community learners (young and old) attending.

The Entrepreneurship groups were learning the Business Model canvas (see presentation below), digital and social media groups were introduced to tools such as Google Apps, Facebook, Twitter, Blogger and YouTube, events and project management teams were introduced to their respective projects while the photo editing participants were learning how to master open source editing software. The buzz at the academy proved to us once more that the appetite for learning in our communities are on the rise and that the possibilities for reconstruction are endless.

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7 thoughts on “South Africa: Academy Buzz

  1. Thanks for your reply. I would certainly be interested in joining the academy next year and would appreciate receiving details later in November when you open the call for applicants.

  2. Hi there,

    when do applications open to your 2013 training courses or is it first come first serve on the day of registration

    1. Applications will be available from Monday 10 December onwards. We offering scholarships that have to be completed before the registration.

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