Frequently Asked Questions
Who are the instructors?
The founders and lead instructors at Discover Coding are passionate educators and technologists. More information about their background and profile can be found in About Us. Some classes may employ assistant instructors who are personally vetted for teaching qualifications, technology knowledge, and enthusiasm for working with young coders.
What are the classroom sizes?
Class sizes are capped at a maximum of 16 students, and a minimum of 2 instructors.
What is the course cancellation policy?
Registration refunds will be given if cancelled by email at least 14 days prior to the course start date.
Is lunch or snacks provided?
No, students will need to bring their own lunch or snacks, based on the length of the program. Please avoid bringing any nut or peanut products.
What do I need to bring?
Awesome energy and enthusiasm to learn! We will provide laptops, raspberry pis, and all necessary computer accessories.
For hygienic reasons, students may (optionally) bring their own headphones.
How do I register?
For every student you wish to enroll, add a quantity to your cart. On the check-out page, payment can be done via credit card or Paypal. Approximately 1 week prior to the start of your child’s course, our instructors will send out additional emails with details and forms.
Is payment secure?
Yes, absolutely! Connections to our website are encrypted and authenticated using a strong protocol (TLS 1.2), a strong key exchange (ECDHE_RSA with P-256), and a strong cipher (AES_128_GCM). All payments are processed by Stripe or Paypal — both of which use best-in-class security tools and practices to maintain PCI-DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) audited certifications. We DO NOT COLLECT, PROCESS, OR STORE your credit card and billing information.