Digital IQ – Online Training
The DigitalIQ online course covers close to 200 minutes of learning through short videos divided into 6 sections:
- Welcome and Introduction to DigitalIQ
- Machine Learning
- Big Data
- The Cloud
- Internet of Things (IoT)
Your Digital IQ
What is your Digital IQ?
Demystified all things digital
From Cryptocurrencies to self-driving cars, technology is pushing the boundaries of everyday life. The way we make payments, travel and manage our home is being revolutionized by technological advances. Understanding how this technology works is fundamental to help you make the right choices both professionally and personally.
Whether you work with clients internally or externally, having meaningful conversations around concepts like ‘The Cloud’ or being able to understand and meaningfully explain ‘The Blockchain’, will mark the difference between good and amazing.
Show the world you mean business. The DigitalIQ program is certified, so not only will you understand the fundamentals of technology, you can demonstrate your knowledge too.
You can watch the videos as many times as you would like and after each section you will have a number of practice questions to go through.
A learner gets 3 attempts to the final assessment after which it locks out. However, the practice questions can be attempted unlimited number of times.
Upon completion of the online test, you will receive the certificate from CFT: Certificate in Finance and Technology
A structured online course designed to help you understand all aspects of the new digital landscape.
- Knowledge level is beginner to intermmediate
- Certifcate upon completion for recognition
- Testing throughout & examination at the end of the program to prove knowledge aquisition
- All the key areas of tech innovation covered and demystifed
- Online video based lectures, taught in an interview format to aid learning
- Access across all devices – learn at your own pace, anytime, anywhere
Who should attend?
We have designed this program for people that are in an industry that is going to be disrupted by technology. And, practically speaking, that is every industry. Whether you are in Finance, Enginnering or Healthcare it is really important that you understand how technology works, and how you can shape the impact it will have. This new digital world is going to affect you industry, your company and ultimately your role.
The DigitalIQ program will not teach you how to program a Machine Learning model, but you will learn about the paradigms of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and how to apply these to your business area, so when you employ digital specialists you can take control of the conversation.
What makes this course unique
What makes this course unique?
Assessments that aid learning
We use a variety of interactive assessments to ensure that what you learn sticks. The assessments are built so that they are a part of your learning journey. They are designed to be challenging and fun, providing a sense of acheivement and understanding.
Clear and simple learning
Learning how technology works can be daunting. Our faculty are some of the brightest minds in the world. They have taken these complex technology subjects and made them simple for all to understand. You don’t have to be a technology expert before embarking on this course, the DigitalIQ program will get you there.
Digital subjects all in one place
We focus on all of the core digital subjects in one program. There is no need to take seperate courses on each of the subjects. Everything relevant in the world of technology, all in one place, broken down in easy to digest chunks of learning.
What you get from the course?
Jargon busting tech abilities
Have you ever felt like you have been left out of the tech conversation? Has anyone in your team ever proposed a ‘novel’ idea, thrown around jargon that you’ve never heard or, even if you have heard of it, you’re not sure what it means? Sometimes you may even put yourself down, believing you are tech illiterate. There is a better way, be informed, make the right choices and decisions – stay ahead of the tech curve with DigitalIQ.
Become the innovator
If knowledge is power, understanding is wisdom. We help you understand the most disruptive technologies so that you can be an innovator of the future. Our expert faculty guide you through how this new technology works – cutting through the hype so that you can diﬀerentiate between a potential game changer vs. potential money waster.
How Artificial Intelligence works – The inner workings of Machine Learning
- What is Artificial Intelligence?
- What does the future of machines look like?
- Understand how machines learn and adapt
- Know how self-driving cars work and how they will change our cities forever
- Learn about the different types of algorithms used in Artificial Intelligence
Big Data – What does it mean for you, clients and consumers?
- Volume, Velocity, Variety and Value the four Vs of Big Data
- Why understanding Big Data is critical to your organisation?
- How can my organization benefit from a data strategy?
- Understanding data fluency
The Cloud – Understanding the revolution of distributed computing
- The various deployment models of The Cloud infrastructure
- Efficiencies through using cloud computing
- When to use and not use the Cloud
- Understanding the jargon – virtualization, rapid elasticity
The Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies
- Cutting through the hype – Blockchain origins
- Cryptocurrencies – what are they and how do they work?
- How can this technology revolutionize the way we make payments?
- Understand distributed ledger technology and the impact on existing banking
IoT – Internet of things – Smart homes, cities, and nations?
- From our houses to our roads, how automation and connectivity will revolutionize our everyday lives
- The benefits and risks to business, work and pleasure
- Mitigating and managing potential security hacks
- From doorbells, televisions, and kettles to beds, shoes and cutlery. Is there any “thing” which won’t be impacted by IoT revolution?
Cybersecurity – Look before you click
- Domains of cybersecurity, best practices, do’s and don’ts
- Predict a hack before it turns into your worst nightmare
- Knowing how to build a safe cyber environment at home and at work
The Digital IQ program is accredited by the CFT, the creator of The Certificate in Finance and Technology, the first and only global qualification designed for professionals who build technological solutions in finance. The Digital IQ program is designed for people that are in an industry that is going to be disrupted by technology. And, practically speaking, that is every industry! Having an informed workforce allows you to take advantage of these technologies but also carefully identify the risks and separate hype from reality. This new digital world is going to affect your industry, your company and ultimately your role.
- Standard Pricing$500.00
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