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Cisco Networking Academy self-paced courses can be taken independently or are stackable. The courses are offered at no cost by the IT Sector Partnership and Cisco Networking Academy. Begin earning creditable badges and certifications that will prepare you for industry-leading careers!
Python Essentials 1
Used by startups and tech giants like Google, Facebook, Netflix, and more, Python offers you endless possibilities for creating small and large-scale software projects. you will learn in-demand skills such as how to design, develop, and improve computer programs, methods for analyzing problems using programming, programming best practices, and more.
Python Essentials 2
This course is the second in the two-course Python Essentials series and is designed for learners already familiar with the basics of Python. Dive into advanced Python concepts, learn Object-Oriented Programming (OOP), and develop your own programming portfolio. This course prepares you for the PCAP – Certified Associate in Python Programming certification (Exam PCAP-31-0x).
Introduction to Data Science
You will learn the basics of data science, data analytics, and data engineering to understand how machine learning is shaping the future of business, healthcare education, and more. Data science professionals who can provide actionable insights for data-driven decisions are in high demand all over the world.
Data Analytics Essentials
You will learn to transform, organize, and visualize data with spreadsheet tools such as Excel. You will also learn how to query data from a relational database using SQL and how to improve your data presentations using powerful business intelligence tools like Tableau. By the end of the course, you will have an analytics portfolio complete with an analysis of the popular movies dataset, showcasing your skills in Excel, SQL, and Tableau.
Career Paths for Python Developers
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Entry-level Help Desk Technician
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Tier 1 Help Desk Support
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IT Systems Analyst
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