The Jamaica Esports Initiative has joined forces with The School of Computing at The University of Technology to provide workshops and Labs for the development of everyone interested in the video game industry. Please see the below in order to register 

Labs and Training


JEI Labs are designed to give everyone an opportunity to train, practice or have individual sessions with an authorized J.E.I coach or tutor. Schedule your time with a coach or await announcements for group training Labs.



Workshops are designed to dig deep into the world of Video Games and E-Sports. Come and be tutored by the best talent in the country as well as specially invited tutors in the global industry.  Identify where you fit in in order to pursue your Gaming and E-sports Dreams

Upcoming Workshops

Game Development & Design

Join The Jamaica Game Development Hub and The Jamaica Game Development Society as they open the world of video game creation. These introductory workshops will cover all the basics necessary for anyone interested in pursuing a career in Video Game creation

Date: Aug 22nd to Sep 22nd

Thursday 3PM-5PM

Saturdays 2PM-4PM

Cost: JMD $6000 4 weeks

Girls Play

Empowering girls in I.C.T through E-sports. Gender equality is on the tongues of everyone. The JEI believes this, as females are highly portrayed in the video game industry as women of power. Our Lead female moderator and former champion of Girls in I.C.T will conduct these workshops geared towards exposing young ladies to the world of Video Games and E-Sports.

Date: Monday  Aug 26th (Girls and Women Only)

Time: 10AM - 5PM

Cost : $2000

Video Games & E-Sports for Parents

Join JEI Chairman Gregory Moore as he explains this industry in detail. He will break it down for all parents to understand how to appreciate, encourage, manage and guide their children through the world of Video Games and E-sports

Date: Tuesday Sept 10th

Time: 6:30PM - 8:30PM

Cost: $2000

Introduction to E-Sports

Understanding E-sports can be complicated. JEI Chariman will explain it for all to understand. If you wish to Identify  opportunities for you to explore, let the JEI open the window.

Date: Tuesday Sept 17th

Time: 6:30PM - 8:30PM

Cost: $1500

E-Sports and Marketing

Join the JEI and Multi Award winning Digital marketing expert Conrad Mathison as we speak about using E-Sports to grow your brand. Video Games captivate the future generation way more than movies and even music. Why not arm yourself with the knowledge of this industry in order to ensure your product is accepted by the digital age.

Date: Tuesday Sept 24th

Time: 6:30PM - 8:30PM

Cost: $2000

Tournament Management

Managing a tournament is very hard work. JEI Vice President and established Tournament Organizer Andrew "Anjupang" Johnson, will  walk through all the relevant steps and the process of hosting a successful  E-sports event .

Date: Tuesday Oct 1st

Time: 6:30PM -8:30PM

Cost $2000

E-Sports Labs and Coaching

Super Smash Brothers Ultimate

 Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is a 2018 crossover fighting game developed by Bandai Namco Studios and Sora Ltd., and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. 

Coach: Christopher "Yuffy" Reid

Cost: $300 per workshop

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Fortnite Battle Royale

 Fortnite Battle Royale is a player-versus-player battle royale game for up to 100 players, allowing one to play alone, in a duo, or in a squad . Weaponless players airdrop from a "Battle Bus" that crosses the game's map. 

Coming Soon

Call of Duty

Join the First Person Shooter community including national squad members to improve your skills. They will be there to guide you, coach you host friendly tournaments to get you used to the competition.

Coming Soon