Certification Blockchain Foundation | BLOCKCHAIN & CODING duration Part-time
In 2022 the total expenditure concerning Blockchain solutions will reach 12.4 billions. In Europe alone, investments in this technology will reach 3.5 billions, compared to the 400 million dollars of 2017. The Italian market, still in it's beginning stage, offers real business opportunities to those who present innovative solutions in Fintech and Industry 4.0.
Today, Blockchain technology isn't for insiders only anymore: the business opportunities it offers are within the grasp of anyone with entrepreneurial vision and focused technical know-hows.
Session 1 | Blockchain 4 All
Workshop: introduction to Blockchain technology. Current scene and new developments of cryptocurrencies, smart contract, Dapps, Initial Coin Offering within Data Economy and Cybersecurity.
Session 2 | Blockchain Foundamentals
A deeper look at Blockchain's technological aspects through a practice workshop.
Blockchain Basics; Blockchain Protocol; Blockchain logic; Transaction example; DLT: Distributed Ledger Technologies; Blockchain and security; Consent and timestamp; The double spending; Tokens; The nature of Tokens; Marked Token; Software's tutelage; Public and private Blockchain; Blockcahin: challenges; Smart contract; Smart contract & AI; Bitcoin; Ethereum Blockchain foundation; others blockchain; Initial Coin Offering; Security Token Offering; Blockchain: privacy; Blockchain's governance; Blockchain: world and Europe's geopolitics.
Session 3 | Blockchain Essentials and Foundation (valid for int.le Exin Certificate)
A deeper look at Blockchain solutions for business.
Blockchain Technology; Structure of a Blockchain Network; Blockchain Challenges for a Blockchain; Blockchain Risk Mitigation; Applications of a Blockchain; Blockchain Technology Supporting People; Expanding Blockchain Applications; Blockchain and the World Economy; Blockchain Innovations; Innovations in Blockchain Technology
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Optional sessions (not included in the programme)
- EXIN Blockchain Foundation International Certificate
- Geek Experience study trip. International study trip to the cradles of cutting-edge Blockchain development (Singapore, Zug, Malta, Seoul).
- Chance to become part of a research group developing new and innovative projects with Blockchain technology.
This course is open to anyone with entrepreneurial vision interested in a closer look of blackchain technology, with an extremely practical approach, in a creative and stimulating setting.
If necessary, solo or in group optional study paths will grant additional basic digital competences.
What will you gain from this course?
At the end of this course you will have all the necessary technical knowledge to understand all the potential business applications of the Blockchain technology.
At the same time, you will also develop a strategic vision to catch what new opportunities this ever-evolving field offers.
You will be able to:
- Understand the inner workings of a Blockchain
- Grasp the role of a node in it's net
- Know the differences between public, private and hybrid Blockchains
- Understand how cryptography, private and public keys, and hash are used in a Blockchain
- Find the advantages and disadvantages of the different consensus algorithms
- Understand the many applications of Blockchain concerning digital identity
- Explain what a Blockchain can bring to supply chains and logistics
- Find how to combine a Blockchain with the Internet of Things (IoT) or Artificial Intelligence
- Understand how Blockchain technology can be used to protect intellectual property rights
Diploma & Certifications
At the end of the course, you will receive a certificate of completion “GEEKS ACADEMY DIPLOMA”, a “DIPLOMA SUPPLEMENT” and the EXIN INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATIONS included in your study plan – if you choose to sit the exam, which is not mandatory.
For a period of 5 years after the conclusion of the course, you will have the chance to benefit from our Career Coaching service for free.
Over 95% of our graduates have found a job within 3 months since the end of the course!
To our students we offer the possibility to take part in exciting study trips in Dubai, Seoul, Milan, Rome and Singapore, where the hubs of our international network are located. These immersive experiences represent a great way to enrich students’ wealth of knowledge and increase their career opportunities.
Global Alumni Community
By joining this course, you will automatically become a member of the AGA: the Alumni Geeks Academy.
AGA is the community that gathers all our former students in order to offer them support, help them strengthen and develop professional relationships, provide them with networking opportunities and notify them about the latest job offers. The Alumni International Day represents the community’s most important international networking event, as well as a valuable opportunity to keep up-to-date with the latest trends and technologies.
Teaching Arrangements & Technical Equipment
Smart Education Formula
Course delivery mode: synchronous distance learning
The lessons will take place either in the evening (21: 00-22: 40) and/or during the weekend (Saturday and/or Sunday 10:00-13:20 and/or 14:10-17:40).
*The hours indicated are intended as academic hours of 50 minutes each.
Our flexible approach allows you to study wherever and whenever you want, even if you work and do not have much time.
All lessons are delivered OnlineLive by qualified teachers, and are recorded in real time to give you the opportunity to watch them asynchronously on our e-learning platform, in case you miss one lesson or you want to review some contents. Among other things, on the platform you will also find many useful materials for self-studying, such as self-assessment tests, exercises and exam simulations.
Minimum hardware requirements
Notebook: dual core 64-bit on x86-64 CPU | 8GB RAM (4GB for Host + 4GB for V.M.) | HDD / SSD: (40GB for V.M. Windows + 10GB for V.M. Linux)
Payment must be issued in one single solution before the beginning of the course.
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Information on the Exam
- Language: English
- Type: Multiple answer
- Pass threshold: 65% (26 right answers)
- N° of questions: 40
- Time allowed: 75 min
Since 2019, Geeks Academy has been an accredited EXIN training provider and examination center.
"I'm currently attending the Blockchain Foundation course, a technology destined to be one of the most influential and groundbreaking of the 21st century.
The teachers are top notch and the study material made available by the school is also excellent.
A true flagship of the Geeks Academy ''