Education is empowerment

2017 was a tremendous year of adoption for blockchain technologies and cryptocurrencies. For the first time in history we are able to engineer money, and blockchain technology is being investigated in virtually every industry now.

CoinEd has created courses to assist people from all backgrounds, understanding and professions to learn and understand why this technology is so important, and how it may affect their and their childrens lifestyles in the coming years.

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Bitcoin & Beyond

ZAR 7,500.00

A 16 hour comprehensive introduction to Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies & blockchain technology.

In this course, we cover a range of topics that provide course attendees with the perfect base knowledge to extend their skills into their career and their personal interests. Topics include mining, trading, cold storage, smart contracts, regualtion & taxation, and business use-cases.

Booking essential | 2/3 days

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ZAR 1,500.00

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Cryptocurrency Introductory Course

What is Bitcoin? What are cryptocurrencies? What are blockchains? Will this be the next greatest revolution since the advent of the internet?
This is a 4 hour condensed introduction to the industry.
Next suggested course date - 27 July.

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ZAR 1,500.00

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Private sessions - 3 attendees or less

We host individual sessions for clients that require a personalized workshop with a focus on topics of your choice. Course dates, times and location are flexible.
Booking is essential.

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ZAR 600.00 / person / hr

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Crypto & blockchains for schools

As our future leaders, children should be made aware of technologies that may very well influence every aspect of their lives in their adulthood. This course covers the basics and develops into a yearly curriculum for scholars from Grade 9 onwards. Hosted at your school.

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Priced on request

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Meet Our Educators

Each of the educators and founders of CoinEd have been involved in the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry from as early as 2013, and are also the founders of Blockstarters - SA's first blockchain hub and seed accelerator, amongst other blockchain based businesses.

Kreaan Singh

Kreaan Singh

CEO and Co-founder - Zimpeto.com

Kreaan is a Mechanical Engineer by profession, and was exposed to the cryptocurrency industry in 2013, where he actively traded Bitcoin. Since 2016, he has been involved as an entrepreneur in the Blockchain industry, having founded Zimpeto.com, a blockchain-based academic certification platform.

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Warren Gray

Warren Gray

Partner - CoinFarm

Warren is a mechanical engineer who has been involved with blockchain technology since 2015. He has developed software to harness excess solar power to mine cryptocurrencies using surplus computing power, and is a founder of 21yards, which provides an investable cryptocurrency financial index.

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Tim Ohlsen

Tim Ohlsen

CEO and Co-founder - Eldo Energy

Tim is a founding partner and CEO of Eldo Energy, an energy tech company focusing on the growing Smart Grid ecosystem with various innovative software solutions for all stakeholders in the value chain. Tim's earliest involvement in the cryptocurrency industry was that of mining Bitcoin in 2011.

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Daniel van de Ghinste

Daniel van de Ghinste

CTO and Co-founder - Eldo Energy

Daniel van de Ghinste is a technology entrepreneur and founding partner in Eldo Energy. He is particularly interested in critical services sectors and technologies. As a result, he has particular interest in communication technologies and ways of securely sharing sensitive data.

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We have held a number of courses to date. Our course attendees all agree that we provide the highest quality of material available in South Africa.

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Daniel van de Ghinste

Daniel van de Ghinste

CTO & Co-founder - Eldo Energy

Daniel van de Ghinste is a technology entrepreneur and founding partner in Eldo Energy. He is particularly interested in critical services sectors and technologies. As a result, he has particular interest in communication technologies and ways of securely sharing sensitive data.

With 7 years energy industry experience, Daniel is intimately familiar with energy monitoring, billing, control and analysis, working with Large Power Users, Residential Users, Power Distributors (municipalities, shopping centers etc), and Power Generators. He is a self taught programmer, and (as the CTO of ELDO) deals with real world operational concerns for cloud based platforms, network, and management of remote devices, on a daily basis.

At CoinEd, Daniel focuses on the underlying technological principles which make the blockchain possible. He provides training on the basic concepts from public/private key cryptography, hashing algorithms, mining difficulty, smart contracts and distributed consensus.

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Kreaan Singh

Kreaan Singh

CEO & Co-founder Zimpeto.com

Kreaan is a Mechanical Engineer by profession, and was exposed to the cryptocurrency industry in 2013, where he actively began trading Bitcoin. Since 2016, he has been involved as an entrepreneur in the blockchain industry, and is the founder of Zimpeto.com, a blockchain-based platform to anchor digital certificates to a blockchain for the education industry.

He is now fully focused on developing the entrepreneurial environment for the African continent in cryptocurrency & blockchain technologies, and is a consultant to high profile disruptive consulting houses. Along with Warren, they were 2 of only 100 people invited to the United Nations COP23 global conference for climate change in Bonn, Germany, as blockchain experts through the #hack4climate initiative.

Kreaan focuses on disruptive blockchain applications, mining and cryptocurrency trading.

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Warren Gray

Warren Gray

Partner - CoinFarm

Warren Gray is a mechanical engineer who has been involved with blockchain technology since 2015. He has developed software to harness excess solar power to mine cryptocurrencies using surplus computing power, and is a founder of 21yards, which provides an investable cryptocurrency financial index.

He co-developed the SunHours software tool and is a founding partner of Solid Green Consulting, which he exited in 2018 to persue blockchain ventures. Warren, together with Kreaan, were selected as only 1 of 100 invitees from around the world to attend the COP23 conference on climate change in Bonn, Germany, as a blockchain expert in November 2017.

Warrens areas of expertise lie in crypto economics and industry developments, as well as mining.

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Tim Ohlsen

Tim Ohlsen

CEO and Co-founder - Eldo Energy

Tim has a Business Science (UCT) Degree from the University of Cape Town and Post Graduate in Finance and Economics. Tim is a tech entrepreneur with 8 years of experience and knowledge in the Energy, Smart Grid and Crypto sectors with deep technical and financial understanding.

He acted as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for a 3 years in the Power and Utilities Industry before starting ELDO in 2013, an energy tech company focusing on the growing Smart Grid ecosystem with various innovative software solutions for all stakeholders in the value chain.

Since 2013, Tim has been actively involved in crypto currencies with experience in mining, trading and Blockchain technology applications. His core focus at Coin Ed is regulation, tax and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs).

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Bitcoin & Beyond

No previous experience is required for this course

One of the most comprehensive courses in the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry on offer.

Over 2 or 3 days (at mutual agreement), we cover a range of topics that provide course attendees with the perfect base knowledge to extend their skills into their career and their personal interests. Some of the topics that we cover, but not limited to, is:

  • A history of Bitcoin and other leading cryptocurrencies such as Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple, Monero & Dash - when and how they were created
  • How to safely store cryptocurrencies and general security best-practice such as using hardware and paper wallets and 2FA
  • How to buy & trade Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies
  • Blockchains - what they are and what they are used for
  • Smart contracts - Using the Ethereum blockchain
  • Live demonstrations of mining equipment & cryptocurrency wallets
  • Competing technologies for decentralised currencies and applications
  • The future of the industry, legality and taxation

ZAR 7,500.00 per person

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Cryptocurrency Introductory Course

No previous experience is required for this course

What is Bitcoin? What are Cryptocurrencies? What are Blockchains? Will this be the next technological revolution since the advent of the internet?

In this course we will provide an answer these questions, as well as how Bitcoin came to be, what problem it solves, the growth of Bitcoin, and why cryptocurrencies will potentially be part of your daily life in the coming decade.

We will look at how to purchase Bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies and how to trade both locally and internationally. There will be live demonstrations of mining - using your computer to generate cryptocurrencies, as well as how to use hardware wallets - a critical tool for securing your cryptocurrencies from being stollen. We will also look at current regulations, taxation and industry developments.

Altcoins such as Ethereum, Dash, Monero, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, and others will be discussed.

ZAR 1,500.00 per person

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Private sessions - 3 attendees or less

Course topics tailored to attendees' request

We host individual sessions for clients that require a personalized workshop with a focus on topics of your choice and understanding.

This option is limited to sessions of 3 people or less.

Booking is essential.

ZAR 600.00 per person per hour

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Cryptocurrencies & blockchains for schools

Curricular or extra-curricular topics at your school

As our future leaders, children should be made aware of technologies that may very well influence every aspect of their lives in their adulthood.

In this course we cover aspects such as problems with our current financial system, how cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology are being and will be used in a global economy, and how this will affect young adults in the next decade. We also delve into how cryptocurrencies are created through the process of mining, and discuss why children should be learning how to trade, store and use cryptocurrencies.

This course covers the basics and develops into a yearly curriculum for scholars from Grade 9 onwards.

We also offer short introduction sessions upon request.

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Bitcoin & Beyond

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