Quick update, installed all the software and got it to work including the emulator.
Connected to a phone using B4A Bridge Bluetooth. Could not get the USB mode to work.
Did the hello world program created a layout, icon, program name and used an if then sequence
Extremely happy with my first day as I haven't done any programming in the last 5 years.
Hoping to learn some database capturing and conversion to CSV\XLS programming.