In this introductory workshop, you’ll get hands-on experience learning skills in digital design, coding, and digital marketing.


In the last 5 years, the tech industry in Alberta has grown rapidly. In 2018 alone, nearly 30,000 employees were employed in the tech sector in the city of Edmonton, and nearly 400 tech companies are based in Edmonton. Almost 50% of those companies are start-ups.

If you’re interested in learning about tech and how you can launch a career in this industry, then we have the event for you. Come to the First Step into Tech Workshop with RED Academy at the University of Alberta Faculty of Extension.

In this introductory workshop, you’ll get hands-on experience learning skills in digital design, coding and digital marketing. It’s the perfect chance to see what all the hype is about, figure out if it’s right for you, and learn how you can break into Alberta’s growing tech industry in just 12 weeks.

Our workshops will allow you to experience what it’s like to learn at RED, check out our workspace at the UofA and ask questions about our bootcamps.

If you’re looking to pivot your career journey into the tech industry, we can help you get into this in-demand field – starting with this workshop!

*Downtown Business Associations 2019 Accelerating in Tech – Impacts and Opportunities

December 46:00 PM – 8:30 PM MST

RED Academy Edmonton

10230 Jasper Avenue

Faculty of Extension Enterprise Square, Room 2-630J

Edmonton, AB T5J 4P6

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