I am inspired by these young people I trained that later found work while some started businesses with skills gained.
As a Training Coordinator / lecturer for 2 years at KampaBits Digital Design School, I trained over 100 youth from slums with employable web and graphic designing skills as well as identified internship placements for them. I learnt to identify and implement the suitable education options of learning for marginalized communities especially targeting education for girls.
During a class ICT session.
Lectured 100 students in Diploma in Visual Communication.
Topics lectured; Introduction to computers, Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite – Photoshop, Illustrator, Premier Pro, In Design.
Content Management Systems; WordPress and Joomla
Operating systems: Windows, Linux, Mac Os.
Lectured Entrepreneurship skills; How to start and grow your business. Rising capital for your business.
Lectured Photography and Video Editing; Basic shooting and composition, creative capture, advanced video and image editing, creating your portfolio and social media sharing.
Identified companies seeking interns and strategically placed the students in these companies for further skills development and possible employment.
Repaired and serviced institute computers.
Maintained and updated the institute website.
Posted regular blogs and also participated in institute branding.