EMURGO Academy WorkPro is a flexible and comprehensive Blockchain learning program for Working Professionals to Upskill or Re-Skill and to build competency for mainstream Blockchain opportunities.

EMURGO Academy WorkPro is a flexible weekend only comprehensive program. An introductory starter course can be taken by anyone keen to understand the implications of Blockchain in general and in their particular industry.

An extensive developer-builder course is for IT professionals with prior programming skills. This extensive course is a deep dive into Blockchain technology and its applications.

EMURGO Academy WorkPro leverages EMURGO Global’s treasure trove of knowledge and in-house experts to draw up a unique concept-based learning curriculum, delivered through a synergetic platform.

Not limited to learning alone, WorkPro provides a stage to showcase innovative ideas on a global forum through international conferences. With an option to take it further on an entrepreneurial path through accelerator programs.

Objectives

  • To Upskill/ Re-skill Blockchain aspirants with competency for a progressive career.
  • An extensive course for the eager early adopters of Blockchain.

Entry Criteria

  • Working professionals with programming skills with 2 to 15 years of work experience in their field.

High points

SYNCHRONISED LEARNING PLATFORM [SLP]

EMURGO`s one-of-its-kind Synchronized Platform for stakeholders – (Learners, Faculty, Employers & Industry) to collaborate.

Some of its salient features are:

  • Synergistic Platform for Learners, Faculties, Employers & Industry
  • E-Learning Primer
  • Collaborative Learning
  • Recorded Lectures
  • Discussion Forums for stakeholders
  • Performance Tracking

Global approach

  • Provides exposure to varying adoptive stages of Blockchain across the globe.
  • Learners get acquainted with Blockchain use cases across sectors.
  • Provide access to Global Faculty, R&D Projects and exposure to Global Forums
  • Get to work on Real-time/Live Industry projects

Accelerator

  • Recognition and funding for the best idea presented to the Accelerator Team.
  • Preeminent learners have an opportunity to showcase and prove their mettle by participating in EMURGO’s R & D initiatives.

Introduction to Blockchain

The first 25 hours of the 150 hours course is an introduction to Blockchain technology.  This course can be taken by professionals with no prior programming skills.

Course Overview

  • How Blockchain Technology came into being and its rapid transformation
  • Blockchain possibilities – How it redefines global business landscapes
  • Business use cases and applications across various verticals
  • Indian chapter of Blockchain – How India is pioneering in the adoption of Blockchain Technology
  • The future possibilities of Blockchain

Blockchain - Developer Builder Course

The second segment of the course consists of 125 hours. A comprehensive course for working professionals with good command on programming skills.

Course Overview

This intensive course deals with the various blockchain technologies prevalent now in the Ecosystem  – Ethereum, Hyperledger-Fabric and Cardano.

  • How Blockchain Technology came into being and its rapid transformation
  • Blockchain possibilities – How it redefines global business landscapes
  • Blockchain Design Overview
  • Business use cases and applications across various verticals
  • The future possibilities of Blockchain

Introduction to Ethereum

  • History, Concept and design of Ethereum

Basics of Ethereum

  • Understanding network architecture
  • Basic concepts of Ethereum
  • Setup of development environment
  • Toolchain Configuration

Programming the Ethereum Blockchain

  • Smart Contract Development
  • Rapid Development using tools
  • Debugging
  • Token design and implementation
  • Design patterns, SW engineering best practices
  • Understanding security implications

 

Understanding current scenario

  • Limitations in Ethereum

Future of Ethereum

  • Enterprise Ethereum, Sharding, Proof Of Stake

Project work

  • Live Project with specs, mentorship.

Introduction to Hyperledger Fabric

  • Overview of Hyperledger Greenhouse
  • Understanding context of Hyperledger Fabric

Basics of Fabric

  • Understanding network architecture
  • Basic concepts of Hyperledger Fabric
  • Setup of development environment
  • Toolchain Configuration

Programming the Fabric Blockchain

  • Smart Contract Development
  • Rapid POC Development using tools
  • Debugging
  • Network specification

Understanding current scenario

  • Limitations of Hyperledger

Future of Hyperledger Fabric

Project work

  • Live Project with specs, mentorship.

Intro to Cardano

  • History, concept, organizations behind Cardano

Basics of Cardano

  • How cardano blockchain works
  • Basic concepts of Cardano
  • Proof-Of-Stake in depth

Cardano internals

  • Ouroboros consensus algorithm – PoS
  • Interoperability,scalability roadmap

Programming the Cardano Blockchain

  • Introduction to functional programming
  • Plutus foundation
  • Introduction to Marlowe
  • Cardano Testnet

Advanced concepts

  • KFramework – Formal semantic definition
  • IELE and associated Testnet

Understanding current scenario

  • Current state of Cardano blockchain

Future of Cardano

  • Roadmap and key features going ahead

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