IOTA Germany based non-profit organization for DLT has lately announced the IOTA academy program in collaboration with IOT1. The course is devoted largely for the developers, who have curiosity in the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry and wants to get occupied in it. The news surfaced through a tweet on 15th May by the academy.
As per the Tweet, anyone who desires to get enrolled in the course can avail a discount of 50%. They have to shoot an email to the academy with “IOTA Academy discount” on the subject line.
With the evolution of courses like this, it can be understood the financial world is going through a period of change. As per the website of the academy, the course can be availed from anywhere around the world, as they have designed it as an e-learning program so that geographical boundaries do not become a barrier for the aspiring candidate.
Although the Tweet says the academy is looking forward for the developers, non-coders can also apply for it as they have designed a unique program for them. The course is designed to involve as many crypto enthusiasts as possible, as it, in turn, will help in the rapid development of virtual currency sector.
The course material prepared by the academy will be available online. The course and training offered by the academy are tested and approved by IF, even some parts of the training are authored by them as well. The learning will be supported by both hands-on and theoretic training adding the newest DLT knowledge.
It is an app-based learning program in which a participant can enjoy push notifications, quizzes, community messenger, and the app can also be used offline. Toward the finish of the course, the participant will be awarded “Certification of developer IOTA” after the successful conclusion of written and oral test.
In adjunct to the training, the academy will also serve for the advertisement of IOTA network. The foundation is not only involved in the aforementioned training, but they have also got involved in other educational initiative related to blockchain and virtual currencies.
Recently Ripple Labs and Cardano has also joined the bandwagon and have launched their programs related to the emerging technologies.