Ronald van Loon
Top 10 Big Data & Data Science Influencer, Director - Adversitement
Named by Onalytica as one of the three most influential people in Big Data, Ronald is also an author for a number of leading Big Data and Data Science websites, including Datafloq, Data Science Central, and The Guardian, and he regularly speaks at renowned events.
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32 hours of instructor led training
15 hours of high quality e-learning content
30 demos explaining key concepts
Get experience certificate in Apache Spark and Scala
Downloadable e-book included
1 live industry project
What is the focus of this course?
With Simplilearn’s Apache Spark and Scala certification training you would advance your expertise in Big Data Hadoop Ecosystem.
With this Apache Spark certification you will master the essential skills such as Spark Streaming, Spark SQL, Machine Learning Programming, GraphX Programming, Shell Scripting Spark.
And with real life industry project coupled with 30 demos you would be ready to take up Hadoop developer job requiring Apache Spark expertise.
What learning outcomes can be expected?
With Certification in Apache Spark and Scala training, you will be able to-
Get clear understanding of the limitations of MapReduce and role of Spark in overcoming these limitations
Understand fundamentals of Scala Programming Language and it’s features
Explain & master the process of installing Spark as a standalone cluster
Expertise in using RDD for creating applications in Spark
Mastering SQL queries using SparkSQL
Gain thorough understanding of Spark Streaming features
Master & describe the features of Spark ML Programming and GraphX Programming
Who should do this course?
Professionals aspiring for a career in field of real time Big data analytics
IT developers and testers
BI and reporting professionals
Students who wish to gain a thorough understanding of Apache Spark
What projects are included in this course?
US based university has collected datasets which represent reviews of movies from multiple reviewers as a part of Research Project. To gain in depth insights from research data collected you have to perform a series of tasks in Spark on the data set provided.
How to become a Certified Apache Spark and Scala Professional?
To become a Certified Apache Spark and Scala professional, it is mandatory to fulfil both the following criteria:
Completing project given by Simplilearn. The project is evaluated by the lead trainer. You can submit your project through LMS. In case, you have any queries or difficulties while solving project then you can get assistance from experts at SimpliTalk to clarify such queries & difficulties. For Online Classroom Training, in case you have doubts in implementing the project, you may attend any of the ongoing batches of Apache Spark and Scala Certification Training to get help in Project work.
Clearing the online examination with a minimum score of 80%. In case, you don’t clear the online exam in the first attempt, you can re-attempt the exam one more time.
At the end of the course, you will receive an experience certificate stating that you have 3 months experience in implementing Spark and Scala Project.
Note: It is mandatory that you fulfil both the criteria i.e. completion of any one Project and clearing the online exam with minimum score of 80%, to become a Certified Spark and Scala Professional.
Peter Dao Senior Technical Analyst at Sutter Health
Instructor is very experienced in these topics. I like the examples given in the classes.
Aravinda Reddy Lead Software Engineer at Thomson Reuters
The training has been very good. Trainer was right on the targeted agenda with great technical skills. He covered all the topics with good number of examples and allowed us to do hands-on as well.
Your system needs to fulfil the following requirements:
64-bit Operating System
How will the Labs be conducted?
We will help you to set up a Virtual Machine with local access. The detailed installation guide is provided in the Learning Management System.
How will you do the projects and get certified?
Problem statements along with Data points are provided in the Learning Management System.
On the completion of the course, you have to submit the project which will be evaluated by the trainer. On successful evaluation of the project and completion of the online exam, you will get certified as Spark and Scala Professional.
Who are the trainers?
Highly qualified and certified instructors with industry relevant experience deliver trainings.
What are the modes of training offered for this course?
We offer this training in the following modes:
Live Virtual Classroom or Online Classroom: With instructor led online classroom training, you have the option to attend the course remotely from your desktop, laptop via video conferencing. This format saves productivity challenges and decreases your time spent away from work or home.
Online Self-Learning: In this mode, you will get the lecture videos and you can go through the course as per your comfort level.
What if I miss a class?
We provide the recordings of the class after the session is conducted. So, if you miss a class then you can go through the recordings before the next session.
Can I cancel my enrolment? Do I get a refund?
Yes, you can cancel your enrolment. We provide a complete refund after deducting the administration fee. To know more, please go through our refund policy.
How will I get my course completion certificate from Simplilearn?
Your course completion certificate will be auto generated in the LMS once you meet the below criteria:
Completion of at least 85% of the eLearning course
Submission of project as per course requirements
Successfully meeting the project evaluation criteria set by our experts
What are the payment options?
Payments can be made using any of the following options and a receipt of the same will be issued to you automatically via email.
Visa Debit/credit Card
American Express and Diners Club Card
I want to know more about the training program. Whom do I contact?
Please join our Live Chat for instant support, call us, or Request a Call Back to have your query resolved.
Simplilearn has a well-defined certification process that helps you face the challenges of the IT world. You need to meet following conditions to unlock the certificate –
You need to complete at least 85% of the course or attend one complete batch
If your course has simulation exams you will need to complete it with the minimum passing score.
You need to submit a project and get it approved by our panel of Subject Matter Experts.
In case your project is rejected, our subject matter experts would provide all necessary help to clear the project in your next attempt.
Who are our Faculties and how are they selected?
All our trainers are working professionals and industry experts with at least 10-12 years of relevant teaching experience.
Each of them have gone through a rigorous selection process which includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and training demo before they are certified to train for us.
We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating continue to train for us.
What is Global Teaching Assistance?
Our teaching assistants are here to help you get certified in your first attempt.
They are a dedicated team of subject matter experts to help you at every step and enrich your learning experience from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.
They engage with the students proactively to ensure the course path is followed.
Teaching Assistance is available during business hours.
What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?
We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls.
We also have a dedicated team that provides on demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course with us.