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Upcoming live online training courses

December 12, 2022

Data Science with Big Datasets Using Dask, Ray, and Other Best-of-Breed Tools

You’re a data scientist, team lead, manager, or architect in charge of data science projects at scale. You’ve relied on Apache Spark or home-built solutions in the past and would like ...

December 13, 2022

Applying Monte Carlo simulations in finance

This course is for you because… You’re a business manager, project manager, financial analyst, investor, or trader who wants to apply MCS to quantify and manage the uncertainty of financial problems. ...

December 19, 2022

Kubernetes Microservices Testing Techniques—with Interactivity

You’ll use the Pact open source software project’s set of tools to write and run CDC tests on Kubernetes and you’ll get hands-on with a few chaos engines to learn how ...

December 20, 2022

Blockchain, Bitcoin, Crypto, NFTs and the Metaverse

With blockchain considered as a leading job skill and over 2 trillion dollars in market value in the global cryptocurrency market, this course will help you clearly understand blockchain, Bitcoin, NFTs, ...

January 5, 12 & 19, 2023

Microservices in 3 Weeks

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. ...

January 5, 2023

Software architecture by example

In this four-hour intensive course, Mark Richards and Neal Ford—software architects and the authors of numerous books and videos, including the popular video training course series Software Architecture Fundamentals—lead you on ...

January 6, 2023

Building your personal brand

Expert Roy Weissman explains how you can raise your profile and be viewed as an authority and leader in your industry. These are the people invited to speak at seminars and ...

January 9, 2023

Software Development Hour: The Staff Engineer's Path with Tanya Reilly

They’ll also explore what it means to be a leader without direct authority, how to plan ahead to make the right technical decisions, and how to make everyone around you better ...

January 10, 2023

Learn Infrastructure as Code with the AWS CDK

You are a software developer who needs to create cloud infrastructure using tools you already know You are an infrastructure engineer and would like to provide reusable, tested infrastructure code to ...

January 12, 2023

Cloud-based Process Automation for Decision Makers

You’re a technology leader or manager, senior cloud architect, or principal engineer who leads digital transformation projects. You brief business executives and leaders on digital transformation and automation. ...

January 12, 2023

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 ...

January 13, 2023

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, ...

January 13, 20 & 27, 2023

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 ...

January 17, 24 & 31, 2023

PostgreSQL Bootcamp in 3 Weeks

You’ll review how a hash index and a block range index work and discuss common SQL patterns that can prevent the database from optimizing a query and lead to degraded performance. ...

January 18, 2023

Graph-Powered Machine Learning First Steps

You’ll learn why graphs are such a powerful abstraction and discover how to leverage them in your machine learning projects. You’re a data scientist who wants to extend your toolset. You’re ...

January 20, 2023

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 ...

January 20, 2023

Introduction to strategic thinking skills

Focus on the right things, deliver results, and outperform competitors If managing a team or leading a group seems really hectic these days, that’s because it is. The pace of global ...

January 20, 2023

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 ...

January 23, 2023

API Hacking in 90 Minutes

An introduction to the OWASP Top 10 According to a recent Salt Security report, 95% of companies surveyed suffered an API security incident in 2021, indicating a serious lack of understanding ...

January 24, 2023

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 ...

January 25, 2023

Building Single-Page Applications with Vue.js

You're a technical lead attempting to assess if Vue is the right framework for your team. You work with other frameworks like React and Angular and want to learn how Vue ...

January 31, 2023

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 ...

February 1, 2023

Terraform In the Cloud

You’ll explore Terraform’s architecture and tooling as you learn how it helps reduce lead times to production using immutable infrastructure—and discover how it aligns with the DevOps mindset. Join in to ...

February 2, 2023

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, ...

February 6, 2023

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 ...

February 7, 2023

UiPath Certified Advanced RPA Developer (UiARD) Crash Course

By the end of the live online course, you’ll understand: UiPath Studio Activities, Properties and Robotic Enterprise (RE) Framework Classic Selectors .NET Classes and Objects Advanced Functions Error Handling and Troubleshooting ...

February 10, 2023

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 ...

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.