Python Programming Fundamentals + PCEP Certification Exam Bundle

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Official Certification

  • PCEP-30-01
  • Certification by the Python Institute
  • Official Exam Voucher
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Exam Preparation

  • 8 Hours of Self-Paced Instruction
  • 45 Minute Exam Duration
  • 30 Questions- Multiple Formats
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  • Certification Never Expires
  • Counts Toward Professional Python Certification 

Why Take QuickStart’s Python Programming Fundamentals Course?

After completing this training, students will be able to build websites using Python and develop programs for use in the data science, software development, and game development fields.

Who Should Attend? 




This course is designed for anyone interested in learning the basics of Python, even if they don't have previous programming experience.
No prerequisites for this course.
No prerequisites for this course.

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So far between my instructor and instruction videos, I've found this course very informative. The instructional videos are very much up to date and in-depth. Class times are very flexible. There are coaches available during non-class times to help with any questions you might have.

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Python Programming Fundamentals Curriculum

Our professional instructors teach you everything you need to be an entry-level Python Programmer and prepares you for    PCEP certification.  In this training students will learn the fundamentals of Python program structure, language syntax, and implementation details, and then they would be able to apply this knowledge into their area of interest in Python.  The course covers universal computer programming concepts like data types, containers, functions, conditions, loops, as well as Python programming language syntax, semantics, and the runtime environment.



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Programming concepts like data types, containers, functions, conditions, and loops

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Python Programming Fundamentals & Outline 

This 8-hour course covers python fundamentals and prepares you for the official PCEP Exam from the Python Institute. This certification lays the foundation for obtaining the PCAP – Certified Associate in Python Programming certification.

Module 1: Introduction to Python
Module 2: Language Fundamentals
Module 3: Functions
Module 4: Exception Handling
Module 5: Data Structures
Module 6: Object-Oriented Programming
Module 7: Interacting with Files and Directories
Module 8: Module and Packages
  • Python programming language fundamentals
  • How to set up an environment and test the environment
  • How variables, data types, and functions work in Python
  • How to get inputs and to control the flow of the program
  • Learn what built-in functions are and how to define and call built-in functions in Python
  • How parameters and arguments work in Python
  • What is an exception and how to handle them in Python
  • Learn various types of data structure
  • Learn about list, ranges, tuple, dictionary and sets
  • How to define a class
  • How to add methods and properties to a class
  • How to read and write text files with Python
  • What is directories manipulation etc.
  • Learn techniques including modules and packages
  • Learn to put code in packages which allows other programmers to use it
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Boost your Earnings And Advance Your Career

Here are some career roles and salary data for Python Developers depending on your location.

According to, An entry-level Application Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average salary of $51,000

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According to, The average Entry Level Python Developer salary in the United States is $89,412

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Display Your Credly Badge and Get the Recognition You Deserve. 

Add an Credly badge to your LinkedIn, Facebook, or Twitter accounts to validate your professional and technical expertise. With these Credly badges, you can:

  • Let anyone verify your certification by clicking on the badge.
  • Display details of your certification and skills learned.

Learn From Industry-Expert Instructor

Our instructor has years of real-world experience to guide you through our Python Programming Fundamentals.

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Peter Thorsteinson

Peter Thorsteinson is a certified software developer and instructor with over 25 years of experience in computing technologies and programming languages. He is a Microsoft certified trainer (MCT), Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD) and Sun Certified Programmer for the Java 2 Platform. Peter has taught and developed many courses in a variety of areas, including Blockchain, web development, cryptography and machine learning. He has taught thousands of students across the world who have benefited from his teaching skills. He has a passion for learning, experimenting and teaching with new software development tools and languages.


Python Programming Fundamentals FAQs:


What is PCEP Certification?

Research indicates that employers will need to fill nearly 2.2 million new project-oriented roles each year through 2027. This means skilled project managers are in high demand. The PMP certification is designed by project professionals, for project professionals and validates that you are among the best—highly skilled in:

  • People: emphasizing the soft skills you need to effectively lead a project team in today's changing environment.
  • Process: reinforcing the technical aspects of successfully managing projects.
  • Business Environment: highlighting the connection between projects and organizational strategy. 

PMP certification validates that you have the project leadership skills employers seek. The new PMP includes three key approaches: Predictive (Waterfall), Agile, or Hybrid. 

How much is the Python Programming Fundamentals + PCEP Certification Exam Bundle?

QuickStart's official course is a great deal at $995  This price includes the PCEP official exam voucher.

What are the system requirements for this course?

Students are required to have a basic computer system with minimum off 4 GB RAM and 5 GB free disk space.

What are the prerequisites for passing the PCEP Exam?

There is no prerequisites for this course.

What jobs can I get with a PCEP certification?

Python programming skills apply to various industries and positions and are highly transferable, should you wish to move from one sector to another. A few of the careers you may want to consider include:

  • Python developer
  • Junior developer
  • Software developer

How do I prepare for the Python Programming Fundamentals Course?

QuickStart's essential Python Programming Fundamentals course is all you need to prepare you to pass the PCEP Exam.

Where and how do I get certified?

Once you feel confident with the course material, you can take your official certification voucher to to schedule your exam.

How long does the Python Programming Fundamentals course take?

The course is self-paced and contains about 8 hours of instruction.  You can go slowly or quickly depending on the time you can devote to study.

What is the Python Programming Fundamentals course difficulty level?

The Python Programming Fundamentals course rated as beginner to intermediate difficulty.

What’s the retake policy on the Python Programming Fundamentals exam?

Students that fail an exam must wait 15 days before being allowed to retake that exam. There is no limit to the number of retakes of a failed exam.

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