Our Courses

At Surge Academy, we offer a diverse array of engaging courses designed to empower and inspire learners of all levels. Unleash your child’s potential with our fun and engaging projects, and pave the way for a successful journey into the world of coding and digital design.

Starting February 20th

Game Design & Coding

2D Video Game Design - Platformer Games

Students will learn about game design by create their own platformer video game using an engine that helps them create 2D games with little to no code! At the end of the course, each student will have a game that can be uploaded to the web to share with friends and family.

Intro to Programming With Scratch

This course introduces young students to the fundamentals of  programming using Scratch, a visual programming language designed at MIT’s Media Lab.  This course will empower young students with no prior programming experience to design their own animations, games, interactive art, and stories.

Game Development with Unity and C#

Students will learn how to develop video games using the Unity game engine and by learning the C# programming language. Students will follow Unity’s Create with Code course to create a series of game prototypes and the basics of creating a functioning and engaging video game.

IT Career Training

LInux & Sql Core Training

(Live sessions will be recorded for replay)

This intensive course offers a thorough introduction to Linux administration and SQL database management. Participants will explore the core concepts of Linux operating systems, from installation and configuration to command-line operations. Additionally, students will develop proficiency in SQL database skills, encompassing database design principles, querying methods, data manipulation, and administrative tasks.

COmptia A+ Certification Training

Designed to equip learners with the foundational knowledge and practical skills required in modern IT environments, this course covers essential topics such as hardware, software, networking, security, and troubleshooting. Upon completion, students will be well-prepared to pass the CompTIA A+ certification exams (220-1001 and 220-1002), setting them on a path towards a successful career in IT support and administration.

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Introduction to Coding

In this course, students will learn basic coding principles step by step. Students will complete fun projects in web design, animation, music, and gaming, all while learning HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. This course aims to cultivate a passion for coding and effectively prepares students for tackling more advanced programming languages in the future.

Programming Adventures with Scratch Jr.

In this hands-on course, our youngest students will become digital explorers, discovering the fundamentals of coding through creative storytelling, games, and interactive activities. Students will work with Scratch Jr., an introductory visual programming language. As they navigate through exciting coding challenges, our young coders will not only hone their logical and thinking and computational skills, but also gain confidence, learn to collaborate with peers, and develop a lifelong love for learning.