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Upcoming live online training courses

May 14, 2024

Python® Data Science Full Throttle with Paul Deitel: Introductory Artificial Intelligence (AI), Big Data and Cloud Case Studies

In this live training for Python programmers, Paul introduces some of today's most compelling, leading-edge computing technologies with cool examples on natural language processing, data mining Twitter® for sentiment analysis (updated ...

May 14, 2024

Salary negotiation fundamentals

Best practices that lead to salary negotiation success Negotiation is part of life. We regularly bargain with other people to fulfill our needs—monetary or otherwise (something with which parents are no ...

May 14, 2024

Introduction to the Go Programming Language

And features of other languages that tend to lead to bugs and bad design, such as class inheritance or threads, have been replaced with less error-prone concepts. Switch your project to ...

May 23, 2024

AI and LLM Cyber Risks and Mitigation

Implement practical defense strategies to protect LLMs from the OWASP Top-10 Risks and other potential threats. Effectively segregate and denote untrusted content within user prompts to limit its influence on LLM ...

May 29, 2024

Jira Up and Running

You’re a project manager transitioning into an Agile team lead role for a team that uses Jira. You’re an Agile team lead who’s being asked to create and configure Jira projects. ...

June 4, 2024

Master PowerPoint Presentations

It is easy to get distracted by all the tools and options that lead you to create presentations that are bloated, unfocused, and ultimately ineffective. You need to communicate with others ...

June 5, 2024

Leadership Communication Skills for Managers

Executives, project managers, creative directors, team leaders, and other professionals in leadership roles must be able to establish a vision, inspire others to believe and act upon that vision, maintain a ...

June 7, 2024

Jira for Agile Projects

You’re a leader or manager who wants to help your agile team(s) use Jira more effectively. By the end of the live online course, you’ll understand: Jira project customization options. Jira’s ...

June 11, 2024

Hugging Face in 4 Hours

Contribute to and Grow with the AI Community: Tap into the shared wisdom of a global network of AI practitioners and enthusiasts, enhancing your own projects with contributions and discoveries from ...

June 13, 2024

Architecture for Modern Engineering Practices

You'll leave with the knowledge and tools to immediately put these ideas into practice in your own projects. You're a software architect who needs to understand modern engineering practices. You're a ...

June 17, 18 & 20, 2024

PMP Exam Prep Boot Camp

To pass the certification exam, you need the necessary project management know-how, training, and experience. Success depends on careful attention to a wide range of considerations, such as people, time, resources, ...

June 18, 2024

Microservice fundamentals

You want to become more of a technical leader and need to better understand how to determine the right solutions for your problems. By the end of this live online course, ...

June 20, 2024

LLM Safety and Security

Thankfully, systems-oriented thinking can help us identify these risks and hazards, and break out of the task-oriented mindset that has become pervasive in the “move fast, break things” culture. We will ...

June 20, 2024

Job Search Strategies: How to Identify and Land Your Next Job

You're a project manager, product manager, developer, or other professional who wants to become more effective at searching for a job. You'd like to create an effective job search system for ...

June 27, 2024

Generative AI for Business Analysts in 60 Minutes

You’re a business analyst, product owner, business systems analyst, or project manager. You work on project teams changing systems and processes. Identify how to use generative AI to be more productive ...

July 1, 2024

Spring AI

You're a technical lead or manager who oversees development teams, project management, and technology strategy, and you want to know the capabilities and limitations of integrating AI into Java-based systems. Configure ...

July 1, 2024

Cybersecurity Frameworks in 90 Minutes

You’re a project, team, or department leader who collaborates with cybersecurity teams. You're a cybersecurity professional who's preparing for the CISSP, CISM, or CISA certification exams. By the end of this ...

July 1, 8 & 15, 2024

Hands-On Spring Boot in 3 Weeks

Each week includes deep-dive training with Q&A and hands-on exercises so you can see real projects in action. You are given a homework assignment so you can test your own skills ...

July 9, 2024

Introduction to Docker and Containers

As a software developer, DevOps or software systems architect you need to be up-to-date with the latest technology As a project leader, you would like to have an overview of the ...

July 12, 2024

Agile Collaboration through Productive Conflict

You regularly need to moderate and facilitate conflict among your team in your role as a manager, team lead, Scrum Master, or Agile Coach. You build budgets and strategic plans for ...

July 15, 16 & 17, 2024

Microservices Bootcamp

You want to become more of a technical leader and need to better understand how to determine the right solutions for your problems. You're currently struggling with a large monolithic system. ...

July 15, 2024

Identity and Access Management Fundamentals

You’re a project, team, or department leader who requires the knowledge to collaborate with cybersecurity teams. You’re a manager, administrator, or executive who wants to understand cybersecurity security responsibilities and best ...

July 17, 2024

AI and LLM Cyber Risks and Mitigation

Implement practical defense strategies to protect LLMs from the OWASP Top-10 Risks and other potential threats. Effectively segregate and denote untrusted content within user prompts to limit its influence on LLM ...

July 18, 2024

Effective Project Management Skills

You’re in a technical role and need to manage projects more effectively You’re currently managing projects and are hoping to upskill to become more effective You are looking at moving into ...

August 21, 2024

Generative AI for Business Analysts in 60 Minutes

You’re a business analyst, product owner, business systems analyst, or project manager. You work on project teams changing systems and processes. Identify how to use generative AI to be more productive ...

Bio

The LEAD Project (Learning through Engineering, Art and Design) promotes hands-on, design-based activities with the creative use of technology and is part of the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups, a nonprofit educational group with years of practical experience teaching children how to make cool things.