The Digital Women Bootcamp (#DWBC) is a free, virtual, 8-week tech bootcamp designed for women especially mothers. The program is 100% virtual, donor driven and volunteer led.
#DWBC is designed to equip women especially mums with digital and technical skills to enable them actively participate in and contribute to the digital economy, boost their careers and earn higher incomes.
We seek to raise more awareness, encourage the entry, retention and advancement of more women into tech careers by providing digital and technical skills training to 2000 mums and women yearly and 10,000 by the year 2025.
The objectives of the program are as follows:
- To support mums returning to career life after their nursing breaks seeking careers in tech;
- To provide training and mentorship for career women especially mums from non-traditional tech background aspiring to be computer programmers;
- To equip women especially mums with digital literacy skills for work/life.