10 of the Hottest Online Certifications You Should Sign Up For Today




With the boom in e-Learning, there has been a rise in online course takers. In case you haven’t found a course to boost your knowledge and enhance your learning, below is a list of 10 of the hottest online certifications you should sign up for today.

1. Developing ASP.NET MVC 4 Web Applications

ASP.NET has been used extensively for web application development in the recent times. With this course, you can enhance the performance and scalability of the Web site applications. This course describes the Microsoft Web Technologies stack and helps you choose the right technology for the development of any given application. You also get the power to create Views in an MVC application for displaying and editing data and also for interacting with controllers and models. The course also teaches you how to run unit tests and debugging tools for your applications. The course also comprises of training for writing a Windows Azure web service and MVC application.

2. PHP Professional Course

Designed for beginners, this course is ideal for developing PHP skills. It aids you in your transition from a newbie to a professional PHP developer. Bundled into the course material, you will also get access to lectures about basics of PHP programming. After you have completed the lectures, you would be able to create an authorization system for your website. There are 285 lectures and over 80 hours of content in this bundle.

3. Game Development Fundamentals with Python

People with a fascination for games and a desire to learn game development should take this course. It comes with four hours of video lecture, code samples and also comprises of lab exercises. With exercise practices you can hone your skills, revise, and remember everything you have learned in the course. This course is taught in Python, however, the knowledge you gain through the course can be utilized with other programming languages.

4. CSS Advanced

If you have already done CSS or HTML training and want to enhance your learning, CSS Advanced is the perfect course for you. It is the perfect course for a professional web designer or a freelance web developer. The web developer employment is expected to grow almost 20 percent from 2012 to 2022, which makes it a wonderful career choice for IT career aspirants. The course covers topics like compound Styles, CSS links, links with bullets, and compound links. It is a self-paced learning course with course duration of 1 hour.

5. EXIN Cloud Computing

This course is the perfect combination of cloud technology and its business and management side. It evaluates the auditing and service response of the cloud computing, and also the delegation of IT responsibilities. It covers a variety of areas in cloud computing like processes, OS, licenses, people, hardware, software, power, and backups. By doing this course, you will get familiar with the principles of cloud computing and also the security and compliance features. You will also get familiar with implementing, managing and evaluating cloud computing.

6. Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

By doing this course, you will gain the knowhow of designing and configuring advanced components in an Exchange Server 2016. These components can be advanced security, compliance, and resiliency. You will also learn about coexistence with other exchange organizations or exchange online. Besides addressing technical cloud computing issues, the course also explains how you can fulfill business requirements for the deployment of Exchange Server 2016.

7. iOS 9 App Development for Beginners  

With the popularity of apple products, iOS apps are in high demand. In case, you are looking to start your career as a developer, an iOS 9 App Development course for Beginners can be perfect for you. It has more than 57 lectures and 6.5 hours of content, which will guide you through the complete app building process. It comes with an overview that tells you the steps for becoming an iOS developer. It also leverages your knowledge and you are even able to design interfaces after completing the course. For properly learning this course, you need to be familiar with a few programming languages and you would also need to have a Macintosh computer with Xcode development app.

8. Microsoft Excel Data Analysis with PivotTables

Database management has been a major component of every business. With this course, you will learn how to create PivotTables from multiple spreadsheets of data. You would also gain proper training on excel formulas and important functionalities like customizing PivotTables. There are many modules in this course:

-          Creating PivotTables

-          Structuring the PivotTable

-          Formulas in PivotTables

9. Introduction to SQL Server Integration Services

This course can be taken for familiarizing yourself SQL Server Integration Services advanced course. It introduces SQL server import and export wizard in SQL Server Management Studio. You can also construct a simple ETL package after doing this course. It is a beginner level 2 hour course.

10. 10 Apps in 10 Weeks

This course provides you the knowhow to build a variety of apps every week. While building the app you will learn about different programming languages and new concepts, which will help you a great deal in your future learning. All the apps comprise of a building tutorial and full source code. After doing this course, you would be able to create apps like:

-          Joke Generator App

-          Current Weather App

-          Geolocation App

-          Whack-A-Mole Game App

-          Restaurant Finder App

Online certifications can help you get the breakthrough that you wanted for a long time. By enrolling in a course, you can give yourself an opportunity to pave your path towards your favorite career. Before choosing a course, make sure that you select an institute that has proven record in IT and technical training. QuickStart, with nearly three decades of experience in IT training, is the perfect platform for you to uplift your career to new heights. It has experienced facility and updated course material for all the aforementioned courses.

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Ilya
Account Manager at QuickStart

Ilya Piyevsky

Ilya is a passionate and relationship orientated sales professional. He believes in leveraging past experiences into effective strategies to help IT teams stay current with best practices, while supporting career and knowledge development. As an Account Manager at Quickstart Technologies, he takes a diligent approach to help his clients achieve their training goals, maximize buying power while completing projects on time and within budget.