Blockchain Training: An Overview for Business Professionals

Blockchain Training: An Overview for Business Professionals

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Course ID: D8001

Duration: 1 Day

Location: Flex - San Francisco or Live Online | Click here to schedule private course.


Blockchain Training: An Overview for Business Professionals is a course designed to teach professionals about blockchain technology itself, and how blockchain affects modern businesses. Rather than using intense technical jargon, this course explains everything in simple English, while still covering core topics including a technology overview, and the future of blockchain.

Here is a quick overview of the questions this course will answer:

  • What is Blockchain?

  • How does it work?

  • What are the benefits of blockchain?

  • Where and for what applications is it appropriate?

  • Who is using it and for what?

  • How do I get started?

  • What does it costs to use this technology?

  • What is the future of blockchain? 

+ Who Should Attend

Anyone interested in Blockchain.

+ Course Outline

Module 1: What is Blockchain?

  • Technology overview
  • History of Blockchain
  • Cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin) and Blockchain

Module 2: Non-Technical Technology Overview

  • Cryptography for executives
  • Key concepts
  • Public ledgers
  • Hashes and block hashes
  • Distributed and peer-to-peer technologies
  • Digital tokens
  • Smart contracts
  • Bitcoin mining
  • Authorization and authentication
  • Security

Module 3: Benefits of Blockchain – Myths and Facts

  • Benefits of Blockchain and myths and facts
  • Value of Blockchain
  • Value of smart contracts
  • Role and value of digital tokens
  • Common misconceptions about Blockchain
  • Limitations

Module 4: Use Cases

  • When is it appropriate or not appropriate to use Blockchain
  • Digital wallets and payment systems
  • Money transfers
  • Transaction tracking and management
  • Record keeping
  • Asset management
  • Financial settlements
  • Securities transactions
  • Contracts

Module 5: Industry Adoption

  • Who is using it and for what?
  • Financial Services
  • Banking
  • Securities and Trading
  • Real Estate
  • Education
  • Technology
  • Legal
  • Insurance
  • Healthcare
  • Supply Chain
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail
  • Governments

Module 6: Implementation

  • How do I get started?
  • Requirements definition and business use case
  • Proof of concept development
  • Tools and technology infrastructure
  • Deployment strategy
  • Costs what does it cost to use this technology?

Module 7: Future of Blockchain

  • What is its future?
  • Industry outlooks

+ Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

+ Certifications