ReBootKamp (RBK)

About the Project

This project is one of the 2019 WISE Awards finalists. 

RBK is a career accelerator based in Amman, Jordan. RBK uses a powerful new form of education technology called eXtreme Learning to rapidly move youth from poverty to prosperity.

 

Context and Issue

RBK’s education is future-proof meaning the highest value skills imparted are congruent with 21st century industry needs. These include:

  • English literacy
  • Soft skills
  • Creative problem solving
  • Autonomous learning

These skills are not taught independently but baked into every minute of the 1,500 hours of training across 4 months.

 

The Solution and Impact

The result, RBK produces good humans with skills required to fuel the 4th Industrial Revolution.

 

Future Developments

Given the high demand for RBK’s training, expansion into 9 countries in the the Middle East and Africa is forecast in the next 2-3 years.

May 23, 2019 (last update 09-11-2019)