Certified Blockchain Government Advisor

Certified Blockchain Government Advisor

Empowering the Future of Governance with Blockchain Expertise.

The Certified Blockchain Government Advisor Program is a comprehensive professional education program designed to provide government officials, policy advisors, and other relevant professionals with a deep understanding of blockchain and Web3 technologies. It explores the intricacies of blockchain and its implications for various facets of government operations, from data protection and security to efficient service delivery and improved transparency. The eight-course program bridges the gap between tech-intensive subject matter and real-world application, providing essential insights into how these digital innovations can reshape government operations.

Throughout the program, participants will delve into blockchain’s foundational concepts, the transformative nature of Web3, the intersections of blockchain and artificial intelligence, the role of blockchain in government, and the critical importance of data protection and cyber risk awareness. Additionally, participants will learn about creating blockchain strategies for enterprise-level implementations, thereby ensuring an all-rounded, thorough understanding of this cutting-edge technology.

Courses in this Certificate Program

  • 44 Total Hours
  • OnDemand: 24 Hours
  • LIVE Instructor: 20 Hours
  • Tuition: $1,495
Courses in this ProgramHours Delivery Method
Student Orientation1 HourLIVE Online (optional)
LIVE Instructor AMA - bi-monthly1 Hour +LIVE Online (optional)
Web3 Foundations3 HoursOnDemand - Instructor Supported
Blockchain Foundations6 HoursOnDemand - Instructor Supported
Data Protection Regulation: GDPR, CPRA/CCPA5 HoursLIVE Online
AI Essentials3 HoursLIVE Online
EXAM VOUCHER - Web3 Foundations Level 1 Certification1 HourAI Proctored Online Exam
Blockchain in Government5 HoursLIVE Online
Information Security and Cyber Risk Awareness4 HoursLIVE Online
Blockchain Enterprise Strategy15 HoursOnDemand - Instructor Supported
Blockchain Enterprise Strategy LIVE Workshop3 HoursLIVE Online
EXAM VOUCHER - Blockchain Government Advisor Level 2 Certification2 HoursAI Proctored Online Exam

Upcoming LIVE Instruction Dates

Blockchain Government Advisor Program Objectives

Upon successful completion of this intensive program, participants will be able to:

A deep understanding of blockchain, Web3, and their implications for government operations.

The ability to identify and analyze blockchain applications in government.

Proficiency in understanding and applying data protection regulations to blockchain.

Acquiring the skills to manage information security and mitigate cyber risks in a blockchain context.

Mastery of creating and implementing a blockchain enterprise strategy.

A comprehensive understanding of AI essentials and their interaction with blockchain technology.

Awareness of ethical considerations and compliance in blockchain applications.

The ability to anticipate future trends in blockchain and Web3 technologies.

Development of strategies to protect privacy in a blockchain and Web3 context.

Gain an in-depth understanding of how blockchain can improve transparency, traceability, and security in government data management.

Certificates of Completion

Prepared to sit for two (2) Certifications from the Web3 Certification Board (W3CB)

Review Topic Areas and Exam Competencies on W3CB.org.
W3CB Exam Fees are included.
Practice Exams are not included.


No prior blockchain or computer programming experience is required. Prior experience in government is ideal.

Target Audience

The program is ideal for government officials, policy advisors, IT professionals in the public sector, consultants, strategists, and other professionals seeking to understand and leverage blockchain technology in a governmental context.

Questions Explored

What are blockchain and Web3, and how have they evolved over time?
How can blockchain and AI complement each other?
How can governments leverage blockchain for improved service delivery?
What are the challenges and opportunities in implementing blockchain in government operations?
What are the implications of data protection regulations, such as GDPR and CCPA, on blockchain implementation?
How can we improve cybersecurity and mitigate cyber risks in the blockchain space?
How do you design an enterprise blockchain strategy?
What are the ethical considerations of implementing blockchain?
How will Web3, AI, and blockchain shape the future of government services?
What are the key takeaways and strategies for data privacy in a blockchain context?

Blockchain Government Advisor Program Content

Web3 Foundations

Module 1: Understanding what Web3 is
Module 2: Why Web3
Module 3: Web3 and the Metaverse
Module 4: Blockchain Fundamentals
Module 5: Understanding DeFi
Module 6: Challenges, Risks and Ethics of Web3
Module 7: What comes after Web3?

Blockchain Foundations

Module 1: Blockchain Background and Basics
Module 2: Different Types of Blockchains
Module 3: Consensus
Module 4: Cryptography and Hashing
Module 5: Smart Contracts
Module 6: Blockchain Wallets
Module 7: Pros and Cons
Module 8: Public Blockchain-Based Applications
Module 9: Blockchain and Crypto Regulation
Module 10: Regulatory Reporting
Module 11: Distributed Autonomous Organizations
Module 12: Blockchain Today
Module 13: The Trilemma

Data Protection Regulation: GDPR, CPRA/CCPA

Module 1: Introduction to Data Privacy and GDPR
Module 2: GDPR Compliance
Module 3: Module: Understanding the Digital Services Act (DSA)
Module 4: Understanding the Digital Markets Act (DMA)
Module 5: CPRA and CCPA
Module 6: Other US State Privacy Laws
Module 7: Blockchain and Web3: Data Protection and Privacy
Module 8: Data Privacy in Practice
Module 9: Data Privacy in the Future

AI Essentials

Module 0: AI Introduction
Module 1: AI Concepts
Module 2: Blockchain Basics
Module 3: AI Use Cases
Module 4: Ethical Considerations
Module 5: Challenges and Opportunities
Module 6: The Future with AI
Module 7: Key Takeaways

Blockchain in Government

Module 1: Introduction to Blockchain Technology
Module 2: Blockchain Applications in Government
Module 3: Blockchain for Digital Identity
Module 4: Smart Contracts and Blockchain in Government
Module 5: Blockchain for Transparency and Traceability
Module 6: Blockchain for Secure Data Management
Module 7: Future of Blockchain in Government

Information Security and Cyber Risk Awareness

Module 1: Introduction to Information Security and Cyber Risk
Module 2: Cyber Risk Assessment and Management
Module 3: Securing Networks and Systems
Module 4: Social Engineering and User Awareness
Module 5: Regulatory Compliance and Emerging Technologies

Blockchain Enterprise Strategy

Module 1: Basics of Blockchain Part 1
Module 2: Basics of Blockchain Part 2
Module 3: Understanding Smart Contracts
Module 4: Blockchain Security / Risk
Module 5: Understanding ICO’s and Cryptocurrencies
Module 6: DAO
Module 7: Use case examples of how blockchains are being used today
Module 8: Blockchain Use case Solution Workshop
Module 9: Blockchain Pros and Cons
Module 10: Barriers to Adoption
Module 11: How to prepare your firm for blockchain;
Module 12: Regulatory Impact on Blockchain
Module 13: What does Blockchain Future Look Like?
Module 14: Leading in a Technological Disruptive Market

Program Info

  • Dates: Rolling Enrollment
  • Location: OnDemand & LIVE Online
  • Tuition: $1,495
  • Tuition Assistance
  • 44 Total Hours
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Additional Information

  • Module Quizzes and Knowledge Checks
  • Guest Lectures & Networking
  • Student Orientation
  • LIVE Online Instructor AMAs
  • LIVE Workshops

Certification Competencies


The material covered in this course contributes to 100% of the Focus Areas as defined in the Web3 Certification Association (W3CB) Exam Competencies for two AI Proctored Exams.

Web3+ Certification

Blockchain Government Advisor Certification

Advanced Certification Track


  • AI Essentials
  • Web3 Foundations
  • Blockchain Foundations
  • Blockchain & Bitcoin Intensive
  • Exam Voucher: W3CB Web3 Foundations Level 1 Certification
  • Blockchain Development Decision
  • Key Management
  • Blockchain Enterprise Strategy
  • Fundamentals of DeFi & Primitives
  • Non-fungible Token Essentials
  • Tokenomic Essentials
  • Understanding L1 and L2 Blockchains
  • Exam Voucher: W3CB Blockchain Enterprise Advocate Level 2 Certification
  • Introduction to DevOps
  • Information Security and Cyber Risk Awareness
  • Risk Management for Blockchain-Based Technology Companies
  • Data Protection Regulation: GDPR, CPRA/CCPA
  • OFAC Compliance Essentials
  • Introduction to Blockchain Scrum Master
  • Blockchain Architecture 101
  • Blockchain Architecture 201
  • Exam Voucher: W3CB Blockchain Enterprise Professional Level 3 Certification

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