The Binance Masterclass through a webinar aimed at helping users understand the fundamentals of cryptocurrencies, how to identify scams and keep their crypto safe, has provided free crypto education to over 350,000 Africans.
The classes also focused on teaching new skills such as crypto trading and careers in blockchain development.
As part of it’s target to training newbies and enthusiasts, Binance is also committed to blockchain developers and equipping them with tools and skills required to build solutions and emerge as exceptional blockchain talent.
Director at Binance Africa Emmanuel Babalola said, “Blockchain education is at the heart of our focus in the global market. As a blockchain infrastructure provider, we are committed to ensuring that more people have access to the right information about the workings of the ecosystem. Africa is important market for Binance because we see the profound opportunity blockchain brings to the entire continent.”
The eight-week masterclass was concluded with a demo show by top attendees, showcasing newly-built products using blockchain technology and skills acquired from the course.
Opeyemi Olabode, one of the Binance Masterclass graduates said, “The 8-week Masterclass exceeded my expectations. I got to learn so much technically as well as the business side. Also, being given the opportunity to lead a team also helped to boost my leadership abilities considering students with diverse backgrounds, cultures and time zones.”