Duration
6 Weeks, min 20h/ week, course start: 6th May 2024

Accelerate Your Career using AI!

"AI Career Essentials": A focused program designed to empower individuals to leverage AI for career acceleration.

  • AI Mastery: Learn how to be more efficent by mastering essential AI tools for all fields of work.
  • Soft Skills and Practical Expertise: Acquire critical skills for self management and job-readyness.
  • Flexible Learning Opportunities: Online learning with the bonus of access to our Tech Labs.
  • Fully Sponsored Access for African Applicants in 2024: Fully funded program participation. No Administration fee required.

Course Duration and Learning Modalities

Program structure
6
Weeks
Min 20 hours per week
15%
Live Learning
3 hours / week
10%
Peer Learning
2 hours / week
70%
Doing Projects
14 hours / week
5%
Taking Quizzes
1 hour / week

How You'll Learn

We produce work-ready graduates equipped with the skills top tech companies need.
downloadable content
Work through downloadable content and online instructional material at your own pace.
Interact with your peers and mentors
Interact with your peers and mentors online or in-person at our Tech Hubs.
interactive content
Supplement your learning with interactive content including video lectures and walk-throughs.
 weekly quizzes
Test your knowledge with weekly quizzes and projects based on the latest in tech.
real-world case studies
Investigate real-world case studies and learn to apply your skills practically

Our Curriculum

You’ll learn about
  • How to define and achieve your own personal career goals.
  • Best practices for building and maintaining your CV.
  • The essential features of entrepreneurship and how to build your own brand.
  • How to communicate effectively and efficiently with stakeholders.
  • How to use AI tools in your work.
Tools you'll learn
CV Building
Leadership
Communication
AI Tools Training
Program Curriculum
Prepare For A Successful Career
Soft skills, like leadership and critical-thinking, are critically important to today’s digital workforce.
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Companies claim that AI is a top priority moving forward
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Organisations reported career readiness opportunities increase employee retention

Your Next Big Career Move Starts Now

You will learn all relevant AI Tools, such as Grammarly, Quillbot, Sudowrite, CopyAI, Anyword, Rytr, HemigwayApp, Jasper, Midjourney, Adobe Firefly, Simplified, Slidebean, Canva, Beautiful AI, Miro, Jimdo, Unbounce, Uizard, Galileo, Components, Prototypr, Visily. Combined with 8 key meta skills that will help you to present your best self to employers and excell in your work projects.

These 8 meta skills include
  • Leading Self
  • Leading Others
  • Critical Thinking
  • Entrepreneurial Thinking
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Communicating for Impact
  • Managing Complex Tasks
  • Freelance Web Developer
Your Next Big Career Move Starts Now
Bring your professional profile to a new level!
Course Start: 6th May 2024

What our Learners have to say:

Mariam Awad - Data Analytics student
"An outstanding learning journey!"
I wasn't expecting that the curriculum would develop me not only as a professional, but also as a person. Learning with ALX is an outstanding journey that prepares you for your career.

Mariam Awad

Data Analytics

Kareem Ahmed Farrag - SE learner
"The perfect network of professionals!"
I found myself lacking essential skills and a reliable network. ALX happened to be the perfect opportunity for me to enhance my skills and enter a local network of professionals, that pushed me to explore new horizons.

Kareem Ahmed Farrag

Software Engineering

Nayera Badr - AWS Cloud Computing
"I wasn't a techy and I still made it!"
As I come from a non-technical background, I wanted to learn about cloud computing and ALX has provided me with everything needed, from knowledge checks, to expert sessions.

Nayera Badr

AWS Cloud Computing

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Who will benefit

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Career Novices

You are just starting your career and want to benefit from key essential skills that will help you land a job and improve your work projects.

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Freelancers and Employees

You are interested in learning how to use AI and other tools to help you be more efficient and improve your workflow.

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Upsillers and Career Switchers

You are looking to switch career paths and need to brush up on leadership and professional skills to put you ahead of the competition.

Program Requirements

There are a few specific criteria potential learners must meet to qualify for our funded tech programs.

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Requirements
Age

18- 34 years old

Requirements
Demographic

of African origin

Requirements
Resources

Access to a computer and stable internet connection.

Requirements
Proficiency

Ability to write and speak English proficiently.

Fees and Financing

World-Class Quality,
ALX Sponsored.

Our partnerships allow us to offer eligible candidates access to world-class training with all program costs waived. In addition all administration fees are waived for the AiCE program.

Enter the world of professionals with a fully funded course!
Course Start: 1st April 2024
What is ALX?

ALX offers job-ready training in the tech fields employers need most. ALX, in partnership with The ROOM, is brought to you by the organisation that leads African Leadership Academy, African Leadership University, and Anzisha Prize Foundation.

Who is this program for?

This programme is designed for both job-seekers and employed people aiming to elevate their professional skill sets. It has a flexible, part-time structure that allows seamless integration with work life and fosters a dynamic learning experience. Made for career-driven individuals who are looking for practical web application experience enriched with AI tools to meet industry demand

Why should I sign up?

This programme highlights the critical role of AI in job readiness and advancement. It equips learners with vital communication, teamwork, and leadership skills taught through 9 key modules. In the end, learners will leave with comprehensive digital proficiency, including how to use AI tools for personal career growth.

What is the Programme objective?

The main objective is for learners to gain comprehensive work readiness skills by integrating elements from various other ALX programmes. By the end, learners will be prepared to access various professional roles. During the process, they will have access to support centres for peer-led learning, collaboration, and knowledge sharing, including our in-person Hubs. In the end, this programme is meant to accelerate your job search, enhance your personal CV and portfolio, and excel in interviews by leveraging specific AI and professional tools.

What makes this programme unique?

Offers a holistic approach to career readiness that combines foundational skills with ALX Foundations and cutting-edge technology expertise with AI tools.

Can I register for multiple programmes at the same time?

You can only register for the one programme at a time due to training requirements rigour. If you have already applied to or are currently enrolled in a programme, you will not be eligible to apply to another programme.

What outcomes can I expect after completing this programme?

By continuously aligning with industry demands, learners will become in-demand professionals. With both technical knowledge and essential soft skills critical to success in the modern workplace, learners can expect career growth and long-term retention.

What are the requirements for this program?

To be eligible for this program you have to bebetween 18-34 years old and haveaccess to a computer and stable internet conection and be proficient in english language .  To be eligibale for the full sponsorship you need to be of African origin.

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