Regular Training (January to April)
The regular training consists of 12 days, each divided into two sessions (AM/PM). The AM sessions are further divided into two difficulty levels (Intermediate/Advanced), which DO NOT correspond to Junior/Senior. New training team members are recommended to participate in the Intermediate sessions. The PM sessions contain contents that are suitable for all members and are refreshed every year. Trainings are conducted in Cantonese with English materials.
Team Formation Test / Asia-Pacific Informatics Olympiad (May)
Results of the Team Formation Test and APIO will be used as a reference to select members to participate in external competitions and other learning opportunities. In 2017, the team participated in the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI), China National Olympiad in Informatics (NOI), International Olympiad of Metropolises (IOM), ACM-ICPC Hong Kong Regional Contest and ACM-HK Collegiate Programming Contest.
Note: Only holders of the Permanent Hong Kong Identity Card may participate in APIO and inter-territory external competitions such as IOI, NOI.
Hong Kong Team Training (June to August)
The Hong Kong Team training is by invitation only and is compulsory for members selected to participate in external competitions.