Databricks - Certified Associate Developer for Apache Spark 3.0

Duration

Duration:

Only 2 Days

Method

Method:

Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

26/9/2022 (Monday)

Overview

On this accelerated Databricks Certified Associate Developer for Apache Spark 3.0 course, you’ll gain an understanding of the Spark DataFrame API and be able to utilise it to complete basic data manipulation tasks within a spark session.

In just 2 days, you’ll learn the basics of the Spark architecture like execution/deployment modes, fault tolerance and broadcasting. You’ll also learn other fundamentals of Spark programming like:

  • Spark architecture
  • The DataFrame API
  • Structured Streaming
  • Query optimisation

At the end of this, you'll take the Databricks Certified Associate Developer for Apache Spark 3.0 exam and achieve your certification.

Through Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology, you’ll get access to certified trainers, courseware, exam, and train at twice the speed of traditional training in a distraction-free environment.

Audience

This course is ideal for anyone in the following roles who want to understand and use the Spark Data Frame API:

  • Data engineer
  • Data scientist
  • Machine Learning engineer
  • Data architect

Benefits

Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified fast. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams**, accommodation* and meals*. No hidden extras.
  4. Pass first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified over 100,000 professionals
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts

Curriculum

  • Module 1: DataFrames
  • Module 2: Transformations
  • Module 3: Spark Optimisation
  • Module 4: Structured Streaming

Exam Track

At the end of this accelerated course, you’ll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

Databricks Certified Associate Developer for Apache Spark 3.0 exam

  • Duration: 120 Minutes
  • Number of questions: 60
  • Format: Multiple choice
  • Passing score: 70%

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)

Prerequisites

Before attending this accelerated course, you should have basic:

  • Programming experience with Python or Scala (syntax, conditions, loops, functions)
  • Knowledge of SQL concepts (select, filter, groupby, join, etc)

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.

Reviews

Here's the Firebrand Training review section. Since 2001 we've trained exactly 124229 students and asked them all to review our Accelerated Learning. Currently, 96.62% have said Firebrand exceeded their expectations.

Read reviews from recent accelerated courses below or visit Firebrand Stories for written and video interviews from our alumni.


"Knowledgeable instructor with lots of experience, using real world examples to make it relatable and focused."
Caroline Yardley. (26/4/2022 (Tuesday) to 29/4/2022 (Friday))

"Intense, clear and lots of fun. Highly recommend."
Anonymous. (26/4/2022 (Tuesday) to 29/4/2022 (Friday))

"Intense, clear and lots of fun, highly recommend."
Anonymous. (26/4/2022 (Tuesday) to 29/4/2022 (Friday))

"The instructor did a good work in delivering the material. Very helpful and willing to go the extra mile to support the students."
KB. (25/4/2022 (Monday) to 30/4/2022 (Saturday))

"It is was proper challenge, but the instructor provided the content with a flamboyant and upbeat style and despite the sometimes try nature of the material, the instructor was able to keep us all well engaged. Probably the best trainer I have had."
Michael Ross, NHS England. (25/4/2022 (Monday) to 30/4/2022 (Saturday))

Course Dates

Start

Finish

Status

Location

Book now

23/5/2022 (Monday)

24/5/2022 (Tuesday)

Finished - Leave feedback

-

 

26/9/2022 (Monday)

27/9/2022 (Tuesday)

Wait list

Nationwide

 

7/11/2022 (Monday)

8/11/2022 (Tuesday)

Limited availability

Nationwide

 

19/12/2022 (Monday)

20/12/2022 (Tuesday)

Open

Nationwide

 

30/1/2023 (Monday)

31/1/2023 (Tuesday)

Open

Nationwide

 

13/3/2023 (Monday)

14/3/2023 (Tuesday)

Open

Nationwide

 

Latest Reviews from our students