Customized learning for the young and young at heart!

  • WVL at Island Savings Centre
  • Kids Classes – ISC
  • Summer Family Classes

WestView Learning is happy to be offering a selection of short workshops at Duncan’s Island Savings Centre. To register for these courses call the Island Savings Centre at 250-748-7529. Remember to register early to avoid the disappointment of a class canceled due to low enrolment.

Circuit Crafts – Ages 7-12

Each week students create an LED circuit craft all while learn the power of serial and parallel circuits.

Dates: Wednesdays, November 7 – December 12 (6 classes)

Time:  3:30 – 5:00

Cost:  $120

Beginner Scratch:  Intro to Block Coding – Ages 7-12

Learn to code simple animations and games with MIT’s Scratch Block Coding program.  Students learn about backdrops, sprites,  basic scripts, and game logic! Excellent introduction to coding for young learners.

Dates: Mondays, September 10 – October 1 (4 classes)

Time:  3:30 – 5:00

Cost:  $92

More Scratch – Ages 7-12

So you know how to create backgrounds, sprites, and easy games in Scratch?  Join this class to learn how to create games that require a wild assortment of unique player controls by using the Makey Makey Invention Kit!

Dates: Mondays, November 26 – December 17 (4 classes)

Time:  3:30 – 5:00

Cost:  $92

Get Coding – Ages 10-14

Participants are introduced  to HTML (Hypertext Markup Language), CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) and simple Javascript as they build a website, an app and a game.  

Note:  students need to be comfortable with the keyboard!

Dates: Mondays October 15 – November 19 (no class Nov 12) 5 classes

Time:  3:30 – 5:00 pm

Cost:  $100

Age Range:  10-14

Learn Python

Python is a highly readable, elegant programming language that is designed to set a precedent of good code writing habits as well as provide a clear understanding of how programming languages work. Because Python is a multi-purpose language, you can do just about anything with it! Participants learn the basic functions of Python , creating a variety of small projects.  Note:  this is a text based language which means students need to be comfortable typing!

Dates: 12-Sep-18 – 24-Oct-18 (7 classes)

Time:   3:30 – 5:00 pm

Cost:  $140

Age Range:  10-14

Join Trevor for Summer 2018’s final class at WestView Learning!

Summer Coding for Ages 12 +

Python is a highly readable, elegant programming language that is designed to set a precedent of good code writing habits as well as provide a clear understanding of how programming languages work. Because Python is a multi-purpose language, you can do just about anything with it! Participants learn the basic functions of Python , creating a variety of small projects.  Note:  this is a text based language which means students need to be comfortable typing!

Learn to Code – Python: Join professional programmer Trevor Barton and learn about the simplicity and power of Python!  This course is for teens and adults. 

Cost for an individual is $125 or for two family members $200

August 20-24:  Monday through Friday, 1:30 – 3:30 pm

Register here:   Python