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

  • 70 Total Hours
  • OnDemand: 58 Hours
  • LIVE Instructor: 12 Hours
  • Tuition: $1,795
Courses in this ProgramHoursDelivery 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
Bitcoin Intensive6 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Blockchain Development Decision5 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Introduction to Blockchain Scrum Master3 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Introduction to DevOps4 HoursLIVE Online
Understanding L1 & L2 Blockchains2 HoursLIVE Online
zk-SNARKS Essentials2 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Solidity Smart Contract Developer (EVM)7 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
Smart Contract Developer LIVE Workshop3 HoursLIVE Online
Smart Contract Security7 HoursOnDemand Instructor Supported
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

Upcoming LIVE Instruction Dates

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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.

Certificates of Completion

Prepared to sit for three (3) 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.

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

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

Blockchain & Bitcoin Intensive

Module 1: Bitcoin Overview
Module 2: Technical Limitations & Mining Introduction
Module 3: Mining
Module 4: Bitcoin vs Protocols 2.0, 3.0, 4.0…etc.
Module 5: The New Database
Module 6: Payments, Voting and other Use Cases
Module 7: What’s next?

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 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

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

Solidity Smart Contract Developer (EVM)

Module 1: First Smart Contract
Module 2: Adding Functionality
Module 3: User Addresses
Module 4: Update State Conditions
Module 5: Payments Introduction
Module 6: Sending Crypto to an address
Module 7: Conditional Transfer
Module 8: ERC-20 Development Options to create fungible tokens
Module 9: ERC-721 Development Options to create non fungible tokens
Module 10: Smart Contract Voting
Module 11: Demo a DApp (Decentralized Application)

Smart Contract Security

Module 1: Intro to Smart Contract Security
Module 2: General Programming Vulnerabilities
Module 3: Blockchain Vulnerabilities
Module 4: Ethereum-Specific Vulnerabilities
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

Program Info

  • Dates: Rolling Enrollment
  • Location: LIVE Online Instructor Led
  • Tuition: $1,795
  • Tuition Assistance
  • 70 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:

Blockchain+ Certification Exam

Blockchain Smart Contract Developer Certification

Ethereum Developer Certification

Alternative Technical Track


  • Web3 Foundations
  • Blockchain Foundations
  • Blockchain & Bitcoin Intensive
  • Development Decision
  • Exam Voucher: W3CB Web3+ Certification
  • Introduction to DevOps
  • Key Management
  • Blockchain Security
  • Smart Contract Security
  • Information Security and Cyber Risk Awareness
  • Risk Management for Blockchain-Based Technology Companies
  • Understanding L1 and L2 Blockchains
  • Exam Voucher: W3CB Blockchain Security Professional Certification

Alternative Non-Technical Track


  • AI Essentials
  • Web3 Foundations
  • Blockchain Foundations
  • Blockchain & Bitcoin Intensive
  • Exam Voucher: W3CB Web3+ Certification
  • Prompt Engineering 101: AI Chat Bot (ChatGPT)
  • AI Prompt Engineering 201: Advanced Topics
  • AI Prompt Engineering 301: Developer Topics
  • Mastering Image Generative AI
  • Mastering Music Generative AI
  • Exam Voucher: W3CB AI Prompt Engineer Certification

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