Registration is closed as the maximum number of participants have been reached. Please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org to ask if extra registration is still possible This is a two-days course on C++ programming and object oriented techniques (basic level) at Laboratori Nazionali del Sud of INFN on December 13th and 14th 2010. The course will be devoted to the theoretical and practical aspects of basic principles of C++ programming. Half a day will focus on the introduction of two C++ based scientific tools: the ROOT analysis framework and the Geant4 Monte Carlo simulation toolkit. All participants must have a laptop with an installed C++ compiler. Windows users are requested to install, on his own, Dev-C++ BEFORE beginning of the course.