TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 5, 2018--MLG Blockchain, a global consulting and development firm, today announced a Blockchain Certification Program accessible to anyone in the world. With the ever expanding reach of crypto, this course offers individuals and businesses a comprehensive introduction to cryptocurrency, investing, regulation, and real-world applications of blockchain technology.

Bitmaker GA is sponsoring the first MLG Blockchain Bootcamp on September 15 and 16 and the course will take place at their teaching space in downtown Toronto. The class curriculum will cover:

1. Blockchain Basics 2. History of Money and Ledger-based Economics 3. Bitcoin 4. Ethereum 5. Hyperledger 6. Basic Cryptography 7. Mining 8. Wallets & Clients 9. Exchanges 10. Initial Coin Offerings 11. Regulation 12. Blockchain in the Real World

The intensive bootcamp is designed for students and professionals who want to understand the fundamental systems and technologies shaping the future of blockchain. In addition, the course has been designed to contextualize cryptocurrency by looking to the past and future of economics/regulation.

The bootcamp will conclude with a final exam and successful participants will be MLG Certified.

Participants can register and purchase tickets for the 2-day session here.

“The MLG Blockchain Institute evolved from our firm’s unmatched expertise in blockchain technology development,” said Michael Gord, CEO of MLG Blockchain. “Technology advancements like blockchain and cryptocurrency are redefining job roles and driving the need for new skill sets. Our Certificate program will support students and professionals adopting these technologies and using them as tools for improving and re-inventing business processes.”

About Bitmaker

Bitmaker is Canada’s leading tech skill accelerator. They surround you with a cohort of highly motivated, entrepreneurial learners and team of tech industry experts. Bitmaker organizes immersive programs for students and helps them launch new careers in tech. For more information, visit: https://bitmaker.co/

About MLG Blockchain

MLG Blockchain is a global consulting and development firm that builds solutions using blockchains and smart contract technology. We are headquartered in Toronto and New York City with a decentralized team that provides end-to-end solutions for startups, enterprise and government clients. MLG is a blockchain agnostic firm with expertise that covers all aspects of the ecosystem. Our years of industry experience and international network will accelerate your understanding and implementation of blockchain technology to stay competitive.

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