Certified Blockchain Associate
ABOUT THIS COURSE
Certified Blockchain Associate (CBA) is the flagship certification program of Kerala Blockchain Academy, which aims to provide basic knowledge on Blockchain – the most disruptive technologies since the Internet. The syllabus is designed in such a way that it accommodate latest happenings in the Blockchain space which will be easily understandable for everyone. While majority of the contents are theoretical, CBA program also have 5 – 6 hours of lab sessions which aims to provide hands-on experience for the aspiring Blockchain developers. This program is offered in collaboration with MLG Blockchain, Canada.
DURATION, MODE OF DELIVERY
The 30 hours Certified Blockchain Associate (CBA) program runs virtually in both instructor-led and self-paced model. The virtual instructor-led classroom training runs for a total of 10 days with 30-hours of estimated effort while self-paced training calls for more comfy learning at own pace.
The prerequisite for joining the CBA program is basic computer skills.
Certification is based on Continuous Evaluation through online quizzes and final project idea presentation.
Contemporary blockchain concepts like the evolution of currency and ledgers. Difference between a Blockchain and a Distributed Ledger Technology. Different types of Distributed Ledgers Technologies.
Principles and technologies underlying blockchain including Hashing, Merkle trees, Public-Key Cryptography, Digital Signatures, Transactions and more Difference between a Traditional Transaction and a Blockchain Transaction.
A high-level overview of Bitcoin blockchain. Understanding Bitcoin working, Consensus Algorithms, Proof of Work, Mining, Cryptographic Puzzle, Concept of Difficulty, and Blockchain Limitations. Proof of Stake Practical Byzantine Fault Tolerance Proof of Elapsed Time
A brief introduction to Ethereum and other programmable blockchains. Its importance, working, components, consensus algorithms, Proof of Stake, Delegated Proof of Stake. The theory behind Smart Contracts. How to deploy a simple Smart Contract in Ethereum blockchain.
Need for Permissioned blockchains in businesses. Role of Linux Foundation in crafting private distributed ledger technologies. Introduction to Hyperledger projects- Fabric, Sawtooth, Indy, Iroha. Understanding tools like Composer, Caliper, Aries, and more. Demo on how to run Hyperledger network and deploy sample applications.
Role of R3 Consortium in crafting private distributed ledger technologies. The theory behind Corda, its components and working
Introduction to IPFS, BigChainDB, Storj, and other technologies complementing blockchain
Understanding the far-reaching implications of blockchain for society and the economy. Understanding practical use-cases of blockchain in industry sectors such as Healthcare, Supply chain, Governance, Banking, and more.
Paid Self-Paced Program
₹ 5000 * (Candidates from India) USD 100 * (Candidates outside India) *Applicable Taxes extra