The course enables you to master the essential skills in Apache Spark & Scala such as Real-time processing, Spark SQL, Spark streaming, Machine learning programming, GraphX programming, and Shell scripting spark. It includes a real life industry-based project on movie reviews to be performed in Spark. The course is best suited for data scientists, IT developers, and analysts.
A must have skill for a career in Big Data Datanami Research Report
Scala: Most common language for Big Data Projects Datanami Research Report
Spark & Scala Professionals are paid $15000 more Datanami Research Report
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 self-paced video
Includes topics on Spark streaming, Spark ML, and GraphX programming
1 industry project for submission and 2 for hands-on practice
Includes downloadable ebooks and 30 demos
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 fulfill 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 fulfill 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.
What are the prerequisites for the course?
The prerequisites for the Apache Spark and Scala course are:
Fundamental knowledge of any programming language
Basic understanding of any database, SQL, and query language for databases
Working knowledge of Linux- or Unix-based systems (not mandatory)
It is recommended to do a Big Data Hadoop Developer Certification Training as a prerequisite as it provides an excellent foundation for Apache Spark & Scala certification.
What do I need to do to unlock my Simplilearn certificate?
Complete 1 project and 1 simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.
Complete 1 project and 1 simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.
Peter Dao Senior Technical Analyst at Sutter Health
Instructor is very experienced in these topics. I like the examples given in the classes.
Amit Pradhan Assistant Manager at HT Media
It was really a great learning experience. Big Data course has been instrumental in laying the foundation for the beginners, both in terms of conceptual content as well as the practical lab. Thanks to Simplilearn team that it was not less than a live classroom..Really Appreciate it..
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.
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.
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.