Certified Ethereum Developer

Certified Ethereum Developer

Elevate your career: Become a Certified Ethereum Blockchain Developer

Take a leap into the world of decentralized applications with our Ethereum Blockchain Developer Program. This enriching career track comprises sixteen finely curated on-demand courses and live-instructor-led workshops, structured to provide an extensive understanding of Ethereum blockchain development.

Explore the nuances of blockchain technology, smart contracts, Solidity, L1 & L2 blockchains, and more. The program equips you with hands-on knowledge of Ethereum Developer Environment, helping you emerge as an expert in creating, testing, and deploying secure Smart Contracts and DApps.

Courses in this Certificate Program

  • 55 Total Hours
  • OnDemand: 43 Hours
  • LIVE Instructor: 12 Hours
  • Tuition: $1,295
Courses in this ProgramHoursDelivery Method
Student Orientation1 HourLive Online (optional)
Live Instructor AMA - bi-monthly1 Hour +Live Online (optional)
Introduction to Blockchain Scrum Master3 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Blockchain Development Decision5 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Introduction to DevOps4 HoursLIVE Online
zk-SNARKS Essentials2 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Smart Contract Security7 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Solidity Smart Contract Development (EVM)7 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Smart Contract Developer LIVE Workshop3 HoursLIVE Online
Understanding L1 & L2 Blockchains2 HoursLIVE Online
EXAM: W3CB Blockchain Smart Contract Developer L1 1 HourAI Proctored Online Exam
Ethereum Enterprise Strategist4 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Ethereum Developer Environment.5 HourOnDemand Instructor Supported
Ethereum DApp Developer5 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Ethereum DApp LIVE Workshop3 HoursLIVE Online
Blockchain Architecture 1014 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Blockchain Architecture 2014 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Scrum Methods for Blockchain2 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Scrum - Architecting Solutions by Combining Agile Methodologies2 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
EXAM: W3CB Ethereum Developer L22 HoursAI Proctored Online Exam

Upcoming LIVE Instruction Dates

Program Objectives

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

Understand the core principles and applications of Ethereum Blockchain.

Master Solidity for creating efficient smart contracts.

Understand and implement smart contract security measures.

Leverage DevOps principles in Ethereum blockchain development.

Comprehend and apply zk-SNARKS for improved blockchain privacy.

Understand the differences and applications of L1 & L2 blockchains.

Learn to design, develop, and deploy decentralized applications (DApps) on Ethereum.

Apply Scrum and Agile methodologies in blockchain development.

Architect efficient and secure solutions on Ethereum Blockchain.

Gain hands-on experience with live workshops and real-world projects.

Two Certifications from the Web3 Certification Board (W3CB)

Review Topic Areas and Exam Competencies on W3CB.org

Blockchain Smart Contract Developer Level 1 Certification

Ethereum Developer Level 2 Certification

Exam Fees are included

Target Audience

Ideal for developers, blockchain enthusiasts, IT professionals, and anyone aspiring to build a career in Ethereum blockchain development using the Solidity programming language.


This program is designed to accommodate both beginners and professionals, and the content will be delivered in a way that ensures every participant, regardless of their previous knowledge, can follow along.

The Ethereum Blockchain Developer Program requires a solid foundation in programming and the following technical prerequisites:

Programming Skills: A good understanding of at least one high-level programming language such as JavaScript, Python, or C++ is essential. Knowledge of JavaScript is particularly beneficial due to its similarity to Solidity, the primary language for Ethereum smart contract development.

Basic Blockchain Knowledge:  While not a strict prerequisite, basic familiarity with blockchain concepts and principles can help learners grasp the course content more effectively.

Web Development Basics:  Understanding of web development basics, including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, is important, as these are often used to build the front end of decentralized applications (DApps).

Knowledge of Node.js and npm:  A basic understanding of Node.js and npm (node package manager) is useful for managing dependencies and packages in Ethereum development.

Git and GitHub: Knowledge of version control systems, particularly Git, and an understanding of how to use GitHub to manage and share your code is also a valuable skill for developers.

Certified Ethereum Developer Program Content


Introduction to Blockchain Scrum Master

Module 1: Introduction to Blockchain Scrum Master
Module 2: Agile Economics, Managing, Options, Myths and Benefits
Module 3: Scrum Master Role, Scrum Roles, Teams, Basics
Module 4: Iteration Basics and Elements
Module 5: Blockchain Elements Leadership

Blockchain Development Decision

Module 1: Development Essentials
Module 2: Platforms
Module 3: Hosting and Mining Decisions
Module 4: Associated Technologies
Module 5: Development Languages
Module 6: Security and Implementation Goals
Module 7: Risk Management
Module 8: Digital Transformation & Summary

Introduction to DevOps

Module 1: Introduction to DevOps
Module 2: The DevOps Lifecycle
Module 3: Popular DevOps Tools
Module 4: DevOps Team Structure and Roles
Module 5: DevOps and ITIL
Module 6: Implementing DevOps: Best Practices and Challenges
Module 7: DevOps Culture and Collaboration
Module 8: DevOps in the Future

zk-SNAKRS Essentials

Module 1: Introduction to Zk-SNARKs
Module 2: Technical details of Zk-SNARKs
Module 3: Building a Zk-SNARK application
Module 4: Future developments and research in Zk-SNARKs

Smart Contract Security

Module 1: Intro to Smart Contract Security
Module 2: General Programming Vulnerabilities
Module 3: Blockchain Vulnerabilities
Module 4: Ethereum-Specific Vulnerabilities
  • Developing the First Smart Contract, writing functions, and returning data
  • Adding additional functionality to a Smart Contract with more data and more functions.
  • Detailed exploration of Smart Contracts with user addresses
  • Using enums data types to update state conditions
  • Using structs and mappings to create custom data types and manage them.
  • Introduction to making payments to other users
  • Send virtual cryptocurrency to another user address
  • Transfer cryptocurrency when certain conditions are true
  • Use ERC-20 standard to create fungible tokens. Explore development options such as imported reusable libraries.
  • Use ERC-721 standard to create non-fungible tokens. Explore the metadata associated with each NFT. Also look into such options as imported reusable libraries for NFTs.
  • A Smart Contract for voting. This Smart Contract will be used in a web based user application, distributed application or DApp.


Understanding L1 and L2 Blockchains

Module 1: Introduction
Module 2: Layer 1 Blockchains
Module 3: Layer 2 Blockchains
Module 4: Use Cases
Module 5: Technical Aspects
Module 6: Conclusion
Module 7: Layer 0 and Layer 3 blockchains

Ethereum Enterprise Strategist

Module 1: Blockchain Basics
Module 2: Origins of Ethereum
Module 3: Transactions on Ethereum
Module 4: Ethereum Protocols
Module 5: Ether and Cryptocurrencies
Module 6: Wallets
Module 7: The Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM)
Module 8: Smart Contracts
Module 9: Ethereum Standards: ERC-20, ERC-721, etc
Module 10: Fungible Token
Module 11: Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs)
Module 12: Ethereum Distributed Applications (DApps)
Module 13: Ethereum Networks, testnet and live networks
Module 14: Ethereum Use Cases: ICO, DAO, Games,

Ethereum DApp Developer

Module 1: Basic Concepts and Configuring a Working Environment
Module 2: Introduction to Solidity
Module 3: Exploring Smart Contracts and Ethereum Protocols
Module 4: Finalizing Your App

Blockchain Architecture 101

Module 1: Blockchain Introduction, revisited
Module 2: Development Languages and Tools
Module 3: Consensus Deep Dive
Module 4: The Blockchain Trilemma
Module 5: Blockchain Security Overview

Blockchain Architecture 201

Module 1: Blockchain Security Deep-Dive
Module 2: The Regulatory Landscape
Module 3: Risk Management
Module 4: Blockchain Solution Architecture Considerations
Module 5: Blockchain Governance Concerns
Module 6: Blockchain in the Real World

Scrum Methods for Blockchain

Module 1: User Stories
Module 2: User Story Estimation
Module 3: Team Velocity
Module 4: Scrum Events
Module 5: Prioritize the Backlog
Module 6: Scrum Reporting
Module 7: Scrum Teams
Module 8: Risk Management

Scrum Master Architecting Solutions by Combining Agile Methodologies

Module 1: Architecting Solutions and Continuous Integration
Module 2: Lean Methods
Module 3: Dev Ops and Release Management

Program Info

  • Dates: Rolling Enrollment
  • Location: LIVE Online Instructor Led
  • Tuition: $1,295
  • Tuition Assistance
  • 55 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 Certification Exams:

Level 1 Blockchain Smart Contract Developer Certification

Level 2 Ethereum Developer Certification

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