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Start up a Tech Startup
Start up a Tech Startup
Learn how successful TECH startups get started
The opportunities for starting a new business in technology are unlimited and the rewards can be high, but the basic principles of how to begin are simple. Our tech-loving, business savvy instructors will reveal all, in some of the most exciting and entrepreneurial classes you’ve ever had.
Real world application
You'll get to build and present a pitch to people who understand the process of successfully gaining funding for their startups.
Get the branding right, from designing a standout Logo, to the effects certain colours have on your audience. You'll start defining and building your brand from Day One.
Discover the amazing free tools you can use to plan and budget your business. Determine how much money you could potentially make, and how many people your incredible ideas could help.
What are the course instructors like?
Lead Teachers have a strong background in education coupled with technical expertise in the area they teach. They are supported by Camp Instructors, who are most frequently talented Computer Science …
Lead Teachers have a strong background in education coupled with technical expertise in the area they teach. They are supported by Camp Instructors, who are most frequently talented Computer Science and Engineering students. All our instructors undergo in-person training from the Fire Tech team in the curriculum of the course they are teaching, in the Fire Tech mission and values, and in our Child Safety Policies. We select our instructors on technical expertise but also for great communication skills and a real passion for their subject.
Join the ranks of Steve Jobs (Apple), Bill Gates (Microsoft), Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook) and Cindy Mi (VIPKid) and learn what it takes to begin a start-up that may just change the world. If you love technology, you fancy being your own boss, and you definitely want to work on something you’re passionate about, then starting your own tech company could be the answer. This course teaches you the building blocks for getting your start-up off the ground!
Begin by picking your favourite tech brand and reverse engineer their success. Build a product, learn how to test it, and then market it, create customer personas. Finally, you’ll learn how to pitch the product to investors.
Incredibly, this course will show you how to build an eye-opening set of new startups in just 5 days, and will teach you key entrepreneurial skills that will pay off during your whole career!
What your child will learn
- Introduction to the hottest start up technologies from Artificial Intelligence to eSports, Robotics, Smart Apps, Biotechnology and Self Driving Vehicles.
- Lean Startup: how to quickly build, test and learn about startup ideas
- Customer Development: how to understand a problem your customers face
- Minimum Viable Product: building products to test your idea – fast
- Branding: build your own logo, typeface and colour palette
- Growth Marketing: how to use Facebook to drive users to your product
- Learn the free software tools the experts use to drive explosive growth
- Practise pitching your business to a panel of successful founders and investors
Start up a Tech Startup FAQs
Will studied at the Royal Academy of Music and is one of Fire Tech most long-standing digital music tutors. He's a drummer, composer, and loves teaching young people how to combine technology with music to build sounds, songs, compositions and much more.View Creative Courses >>