Greetings & Welcome
LEARN TO BUILD APPS
CodeGaia's mission is to improve lives by helping students to learn to code and create their own web, mobile and desktop applications. Courses here are aimed at teaching students from scratch to help them know the basic building blocks of modern applications. The courses are not owned by businesses but by individuals who are experts in their respective fields of programming.
WHAT DATA WE GET
We collect certain data from you directly. Some of them include the data you enter yourself, the number of courses you participate in and data we take from the third-party apps you connect with CodeGaia.
The account data is the information you provide us during account creation. We collect data about your full name, email and your password which is encrypted in the sense that no one can read it directly from its storage point.
The profile data we collect are the ones we take when your account is set up. Among the information we collect from here are your profile photo, nationality, age, what you do and a little description about you.
Also, we collect data on the courses you are studying on this platform. We track the progress of the course, the details surrounding the course and the category within which the course is found.
Student payment data
When a course a purchased, we take information on payment through Mobile Money, Vodafone, Airtel, and Coupon codes. Along with those data, we take the name, and other vital information concerning the transaction.
Data we get through automated means
Usage data: We get this data through the pages you visit, items added to cart, searches made, browser, platforms, IP addresses and other related data.
Geolocation: Based on your IP address, we take your location by getting your coordinates using your IP. The IP address gives us the name of the location, city, country and others.
HOW WE GET YOUR DATA
Cookies: With cookies, we store information on your browsing habits on this platform, remember login details, pages visited, data on the time spent on different pages and others.
Online advertising: Online advertising also serves as a way through which we get your data. We sometimes advertise on websites which you frequently visit like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and others. On these platforms, new students can be acquired through advertising.
Google analytics: This platform help us to know which pages you arrived from on our website, the page you visit most often, the amount of time you spent of these pages and few others.
WHAT WE USE YOUR DATA FOR
We use your data to protect you against fraud, detect better courses for you, know your preferred way of using this platform, suggest personalized ads, troubleshoot issues, suggest courses, stat up to date with you, effective communication and improve our services to students.
Stay up to date with you
Improve our quality and quantity of service
Protect users against fraud, identity theft and others
Improve your browsing experience with this platform
Help find better information on other students
Solicit feedback from students.
WHO WE SHARE YOUR DATA WITH
Your data is shared with business partners, advertisers and other social media platforms where we carry out our campaigns. Mostly, we provide these third-party and business partners with your preferences and browsing habits on this platform. With your courses and others, we are able to find out similar students who wish to take the path you have chosen in learning.
Social media websites
Social media websites are where we carry out campaigns to target students alike or aspirants who aim to take the same learning path as yours. The data analytics we produce from your browsing activities help us reach out to others who are like you on these social networking platforms.
We share your data with instructors on and off the platform. This helps them to know your taste and how you want things to be done. Based on your feedbacks, instructors are able to capitalize on it to find out better ways to serve your needs according to how you want them to.
Again, we have partners which we work with to reach as many students as possible. To help them to a better job, we share some of the data we have collected from you with them to help target other aspirants who would like to learn. With this data, they are able to make accurate predictions on the locations they need to have campaigns as well as particular people they need to reach out to.
Terms & Agreement
Using (“we”, “us”, “CodeGaia” ) represent this platform. The following content on Terms & Conditions are what all parties seeking to get involved in the services of this in one way or the way are to obey. The following are the therefore binding and without agreeing to them, the services on this platform cannot be patronized.
This platform is available to persons above the age of 13 years and older. By clicking “I Agree”, you hereby accept to be bound by the terms and conditions here. To help us avoid any miscommunication and ensure fairness and transparency on this platform, please read on to know more on how this platform operates in relation to set laws and policies by government and other institutions. The following are the terms which one has to agree before making use of any feature or service on this platform:
You cannot delete a course once it has been bought by a student unless you contact us to give us a reason to remove the course. We cannot risk loosing out trust to students who patronize courses created by our instructors.
Your course will be automatically switched to unpublished once you hit the edit button to modify it. You will have to manually to republish it once you are done with the modification.
You can withdraw the money earned on your courses when you manually request for it.
The amount spent on buying a course is only refundable after 1 week of buying the course. Any period after that will not be appreciated.
We shall share your course data with other instructors.
We shall predict courses to you to help improve the quality of service for you.
You shall receive emails on new courses, blog, changes to policies and others.
We shall not tolerate the use of any vulgar language on this platform. Failure to affirm to this will render your account being banned.
If you have any issue with a course or instructor, please kindly send us a message on firstname.lastname@example.org to help us address and solve the issue.
In case you encounter an error, please kindly contact us email@example.com to help us improve our codes to handle any demand from all platforms we currently support.
We shall store information on your location and store more data on your browsing habits. This data includes the pages you have visited, courses learnt, login details and few others.
Currently, we have no refund policy on any of the courses we offer on CodeGaia.
Help & Support
I MADE A PAYMENT BUT DID NOT RECEIVE ANY COURSES
If you made a payment and did not receive your courses, kindly send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on +233-558-289-704.
I WANT TO LEARN BUT DON'T KNOW HOW TO START
Kindly send us an email to email@example.com and we will be happy to help or call us on +233-558-289-704.
WHAT IS A COOKIE?
Track the pages you visit.
Store login information.
Save information on the device or platform you are currently making use of.
Store information on the items added to cart.
Detect the amount of time you spend on pages.
Store information on geographical location.
IS CODEGAIA AN ACCREDITED PLATFORM?
Courses on CodeGaia are not accredited. Instructors are the sole owners of the courses uploaded on platform. However, you shall be given a Certificate of Completion once the course is done. Note that you cannot have a certificate if you are the instructor for a course. If you have difficulties in printing the certificate, then it may be that the course details or your student details were not found or a technical issue. The Certificate of Completion download link will show on the course description page once you reach a progress of 100% for the course.
WHAT DOES COURSES INCLUDE?
Courses are recorded in video format. Instructors add the description of the course prior to the upload. There is a portal where students can ask questions whilst study goes on. Iinstructors can edit and add multiple resources to the course as part of updates to help improve the course.
HOW DO I TAKE A COURSE ON CODEGAIA?
You can begin the course at any time you feel comfortable to. Since our courses are recorded in video format, students are opened to learning at their own pace. The platform can be accessed from all browsers on both mobile and desktop devices. After you purchase the course, you can start by following a link which will take you to the list of lessons for that particular course.
WHERE CAN I GET HELP?
If you need any help, we are there for provide support 24/7/365. To send us an email, use firstname.lastname@example.org. If you want to reach us through a phone call, kindly call us on the following line: +233-558-289-704. Send us a message
The courses you purchase on CodeGaia have Lifetime access. You can access them at any point in time and they are forever yours to consume.
WANT TO TEACH ON CODEGAIA?
Do you want to be an instructor on CodeGaia, please go ahead to send us an email with email@example.com.
PURCHASING COURSES ON CODEGAIA?
We accept Mobile Money and Credit Card payments on CodeGaia. Also, we have Coupon Codes available which can be used to purchase a limited number of courses. To make use of your Coupon Code, you need to add your courses to the cart and proceed to the checkout page to make use of the Coupon Code.
Co-founder & CEO of CodeGaia