December 12, 2016

Blockchain Training

What do you need to know about blockchain technology in one day?

  1. Introduction                                                                                         1 hour
  2. What is bitcoin?                                                                                   15 minutes
  3. What is blockchain?                                                                            15 minutes
  4. What is ethereum?                                                                              15 minutes
  5. What is private chains?                                                                      15 minutes
  6. As a currency                                                                                        2 hours
  7. Exchanges / Buy and sell                                                                   15 minutes
  8. How to get your first 0.001 bitcoin                                                 15 minutes
  9. Wallets                                                                                                   15 minutes
  10. Transactions/payments                                                                     15 minutes
  11. Technology                                                                                            2 to 4 hours
  12. Mining / Coin insurance and security                                             30 minutes
  13. Network                                                                                                 30 minutes
  14. Blockchain / Distributed ledger                                                        30 minutes
  15. API/integrations                                                                                   30 minutes
  16. Economics/regulations/echo system
  17. Who are the targeted audience?

Option A: Technical

  • Programing background
  • Security ++
  • Cryptography
  • Fintech/ fin industry experience
  • Networking/peer to peer ++
  • Javascript ++
  • Node, javascript ++
  • Rest, JSON, RPC, HTTPs, SSL ++
  • Open source, git, github

Option B: Non-technical

  • Financial industry experience ++
  • Loaning, trading, securities, etc.
  • Economical background
  • Micro, macro investments, etc.
  • Business, entrepreneurship, VC funding, trends.

General:

  • Interested in the technology.
  • Wants a deeper dive.
  • Jobs, careers, market, etc.

What do the trainees need to know or prepare before the course?

  • Heard about bitcoin/blockchain in the last 7 years.
  • BONUS: If they have a bitcoin wallet installed in their phones and computers: they get 0.001 bitcoins (1 bitcoin = $600).

Format/intended period?

  • 5 hours/one day

For option A (Technical):

  • Introduction 1 hour
  • Technology 4 hours

For option B (Non-technical):

  • Introduction 1 hour
  • Currency 2 hours
  • Market 2 hours

For option C (General/mix):

  • Introduction 1 hour
  • Currency 2 hours
  • Technology 2 hours

What to expect?

  • Legality and regulations
  • Security
  • Tools and applications that use bitcoin
  • Payments (Where and how)
  • How to get bitcoins?
  • How it could affect their work?
  • Fin/business
  • Non-profit
  • Government