Certified Blockchain Professional – 30 hours

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Program Overview

The Learner will be able to understand the Blockchain basics, different components of Blockchain, and its usage across business domains. Core components like Smart Contracts, Consensus Mechanism, Types of Blockchains, Cryptography, different Blockchain Protocols, and their use across different business domains. The learner will get a 6 month lab access to practice what they learn in the class. Internship opportunities also available to deserving students

Key Highlights:

  • a. Designed for Technology and Business Professionals. The key technology decision makers in any organization.
  • b. 30 hour in class / online learning. Delivered over 15 days.
  • c. In depth discussion on Distribution Ledger technology, Smart Contracts, Cryptography, Consensus Mechanism, and other components of Blockchain based solutions
  • d. Discuss different Blockchain Types, Protocols, and how to make decision on what to use
  • e. Hands-On Lab and continued access for 6 months
  • f. One-on-One with industry mentors
  • g. Internship opportunity

What You’ll Learn

Blockchain Basics, Classifications, Use Cases across Business Domains, all core components of Blockchain, Blockchain Types, Blockchain Protocols, Performance parameters, How to decided when and what type of Blockchain to use, industry specific Use Case, code repository, internship opportunity

  • Distributed systems and it’s applications – 1 Hour
    • What are Distributed Systems
    • Syncronization challenges with Distributed Systems and previous approaches
  • Blockchain and its Impact?– 1 Hour
    • Definition of a Blockchain; Why Blockchain is better than a traditional systems
    • History of Bitcoin; Blockchain Industry Developments
  • Cryptography & Blockchain Concepts– 1.5 Hour
    • Asymmetric & Symmetric cryptography
    • Digital Signatures, nonce, hashing and their algorithms
    • Data Structures in Blockchain – Ledgers, Blocks, Transaction and Understanding Wallets
  • Distributed Ledgers and P2P Networks– 1 Hour
    • P2P Architectures and advantages of P2P Paradigm
    • Decentralized applications (dApps) and DLT’s as a backbone
  • Understanding Immutability and Consensus Mechanisms – 3 Hour
    • Understanding Immutability
    • Requirement of Establishing Consensus and Consensus Mechanisms (PoW (Double Spend Problem), PoS, PoET Mechanisms
  • Decentralization – 1.5 Hour
    • Reliance on Intermediaries in Legacy Systems
    • Definition of Decentralization – Levels & Extents
    • Offchain & Onchain
  • Blockchain Classifications – 1 Hour
    • Types of Blockchain & their Features – Private, Public, and Permissioned Blockchain
  • Smart Contracts and Logic Tier
    • Types of Blockchain & their Features – Private, Public, and Permissioned Blockchain
  • Smart Contracts and Logic Tier – 3 Hour
    • Smart Contracts as the next Logical Frontier
    • Definition of Smart Contracts
    • Applicability of Smart Contracts
  • Introduction to Blockchain Protocols – 3 Hour
    • Permissioned – Hyperledger Sawtooth and fabric, R3 Corda Public – Ethereum, Algorand
    • Properties and characteristics
    • Wallets, currencies and token-economics
  • Use Cases & Applications– 3 Hour
    • Describing some use cases (Supply Chain & Peer-to-Peer Power Trading)
  • Planning and implementing the use case– 3 Hour
    • To use BCT or not? Decision parameters.
    • Blockchain Adoption Challenges – Business & Technical
    • How to choose a protocol?
      – Type of BCT (Permissioned / Public)
      – Permissiond? (Which one) or Public (Which one)
  • Architecture & Integrations– 3 Hour
    • Architecting the solution for the chosen use case on chosen protocol
      – Planning on-chain / off-chain data sets
      – d-Governance
      – Throughput & Scaling
    • Importance of integrating the BCT based solution right
      – IoT
      – AI / ML
  • Hands-on with Blockchain Lab – 4 Hour
    • Setting up a Network for your use case and deploying your dApp / Smart Contract on the network
      – Use case in action
  • Production readiness and life after – 1 Hour
    • Managing your netwrok post go-live:
      – Monitoring network and system health
      – Smart Contract & Transactions
      – regular updates & upgrades
  • Project
    • Project work (Off site, Cloud VM for individual trainee, email Q&A, Final review)

Prerequisites

Conceptual understanding of Computer Networks and Databases; Good understanding of a business domain

Certifications & Lab Access

Blockchain Fundamentals advance Certification powered by ZEEVE & CERTIZA and Blockchain Lab access for 6 months

Who Should Attend?

Influencers and decision makers in an organization who are keen to get into deep learning of Blockchain and wanting to make a career into Blockchain technology

Ravi Chamria

ITpreneur and Blockchain thought leader backed by 20+ years of experience in creating IT products and ventures in the areas of Fintech, InsurTech, Supply Chain and eCommerce. Ravi has been an evangelist and early adopter of Blockchain Technology and has designed various products and solutions. As founder of Sofocle Technologies, a leading Enterprise Blockchain company in the world, Ravi has experience of more than 3 years in Blockchain and Smart Contracts.

Ravi has been a keynote speaker and moderator for Blockchain in various conferences and seminars across the globe. Has conducted workshops for various Banks and Enterprises.

Ghan Vashishtha

Technology enthusiast and inventive speaker on Blockchain, IOT, AI/ML with more than a decade of expertise in niche industry sets including Telecommunication, Defense & Aerospace and Media & Broadcasting. Exploring futuristic technology trends and innovating Blockchain platforms for supply chains, Fintech and Energy segments intriguing IoT, Big Data & AI/ML. In past has played an Integral role in migration to VOIP when twisted pair ruled the world. Led game changing, futuristic & combat ready solutions for international Defense market.

Jeeven Saini

Blockchain enthusiast and a global Leader backed by 30+ years of exceptional experience in setting up technology delivery units, delivering TCO reduction, building high performing teams, delivering innovative business solutions, managing technology risk & security and large transformational programs for global IT organizations and Banks across India, APAC, Middle-East, Europe and North America.

A leader with more than 4000 hours of global experience in mentoring, coaching and training covering more than 1000 professionals at different levels.

Sankalp Sharma

Blockchain Architect, Innovating and leading a team of engineers in the space of distributed systems, supervising development in variety of products in different domains like, Fintech, Supply-chain, Insurance, Healthcare etc.