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Join 21st Century Skills Bootcamp

An online learning programme dedicated to the

development of employability skills

by playing video games. 

Dates: 22nd November - 1st December 2021

Three Live streams. Five Quests on Discord.

One hour a day.

The Bootcamp includes: an analysis of your gaming profile and existing skills,

workshop sessions with a number of successful gamers from a variety

of industries, as well as in-game and real-life challenges to complete.

Here’s our programme, your quest objectives:

Day 1 – Uncover your superpowers and meet fellow travellers (Twitch Stream)

Day 2 - Boost your CV with Game Academy's assessment tool. (Game Academy platform)

Day 3 – Learn by playing games. Be aware! (A personal challenge on Discord)

Day 4 – Get inspired. Meet Gamers who've built Digital Careers (Zoom)

Day 5. Get creative! Look at the box. Climb out of the box. Now think out of it. (Discord)

Days 6-7 – Gaming weekend! Teamwork (Twitch, Discord)

Day 8 – Improve your chances. Set Goals. (Discord)

Day 9 – Be professional. Learn about Labour market trends (Zoom)

Day 10 – Your final quest: Understand what you want. Find your goals. Declare your determination. (Twitch)

There will be recordings available for the three live sessions and activities

in our Discord server that can be completed in your own time within 48 hours.

By the end of the Bootcamp, you will have found a clear action path by:


Bootcamp overview


GA certificate




"Bootcamp made me realise what my 'soft 'skills are.
It allowed me to create a much better CV. "

— WiseUmbreon

"I noticed many small changes and considered things and skills about myself that I didn’t before, specifically in-game."

— Silvera

"I really enjoyed the course. It was great. It opened my eyes to new things like re-training that I thought I couldn’t do."

— Suugy

"I've learnt more about who I am as a gamer and person and
how I can use those skills in life."

— TheLoneRedPen


Bootcamp fees from £ 19.95

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