2021 LearnKey Release Schedule

Updated 4/19/21

2021 Releases

Course: CompTIA IT Fundamentals

Exam: FC0-U61

Description: This course, a core course in the CompTIA series of certifications, introduces one to IT concepts from both a hardware and software standpoint. The course is built for those looking to learn IT concepts, obtain the IT Fundamentals certification, and move on to other CompTIA certifications such as A+, Network+, and Security+. This course also will help one's employability prospects for entry-level IT positions. Topics covered in this course include IT concepts and terminology, infrastructure, applications and software, software development concepts, database fundamentals, and security.


Course: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals

Exam: MS-900

Description: This course covers concepts of the Software as a Service (SaaS) portion of the cloud through introducing one to manage implementations through Microsoft 365. This course is excellent for those wanting to obtain the Microsoft 365 Fundamentals certification and become more employable in the area of SaaS administration. Specific topics in this course include: cloud concepts, core Microsoft 365 services and concepts, security, compliance, privacy and trust in Microsoft 365, and Microsoft 365 pricing and support.


Course: Azure AI Fundamentals

Exam: AI-900

Description: This course is an introduction to building artificial intelligence (AI) machine learning models through Azure. The course also covers basic AI concepts, giving those who take this course an increase in skills needed to land an introductory AI-based job. Specific exam topics include AI workloads and considerations, fundamental principles of machine learning, computer vision workloads, Natural Language Processing (NLP) workloads, and conversational AI workloads.


Course: Java

Exam: INF-304

Description: The Java (INF-304) course is excellent for someone wanting to learn how to code in Java, a powerful object-oriented programming language. This course will also help students get ready to pass the IT Specialist INF-304 Java exam and improve employability prospects for any software development position requiring Java coding skills. Specifically, this course covers Java fundamentals, data types and variables, flow control, object-oriented principles, and compiling and debugging code. These concepts are covered through simulating writing code for an online store, thus adding a real-life scenario to this course.


Course: JavaScript

Exam: INF-302

Description: LearnKey's JavaScript (INF-302) course is an excellent course for those looking to gain valuable introductory JavaScript skills. Topics covered include: learning about JavaScript operators, keywords, and methods, using variables, data types, and functions, implementing decisions and loops, interacting with the DOM (Document Object Model), and interacting with forms. In all of these topics, students will clearly see how JavaScript is used to enhance existing webpages. Furthermore, this course covers the material on the INF-302 exam, and will help anyone looking to improve their employability prospects in the areas of designing and building webpages.


Course: Python

Exam: INF-303

Description: LearnKey’s Python (INF-303) course covers Python, a very versatile programming language which can be used to power websites, build games, and even program hardware. This course is also an excellent course for someone new to programming, as many of the topics covered are basic programming topics which carry over well to other programming languages. Specifically, this course covers data types and operators, decisions and loops, input and output, code documentation and structure, troubleshooting, and modules and tools. The course topics directly map to the INF-303 exam and will help anyone looking to improve their employability prospects in Python and for programming jobs in general.


Upcoming Releases - Q2-2021

Course: Networking

Exam: INF-101


Course: HTML and CSS

Exam: INF-301


Course: Network Security

Exam: INF-102


Course: CompTIA Security+

Exam: SY0-601

Description: Security+ is one of the core CompTIA certifications and this version of Security+, compared to previous versions of Security+, places far more emphasis on newer IT security needs, such as for cloud and the Internet of Things (IoT). This certification will be of tremendous help to anyone looking to become an IT security professional. Topics covered in this course include attacks, threats and vulnerabilities, architecture and design, implementation, operations and incident response, and governance, risk, and compliance.


Course: QuickBooks Online

Exam: QuickBooks Certified User

Description: This course introduces one to the online version of QuickBooks, an industry-wide accounting software app. Specific topics, which are also on the QuickBooks Certified User exam, include QuickBooks setup and maintenance, list management, sales, purchases, basic accounting, reports, and customization. Like the desktop version of this course and exam, this course will help one increase employability prospects for any position needing accounting software knowledge.


Upcoming Releases - Q3-2021

Course: Databases

Exam: INF-201


Course: Software Development

Exam: INF-305


Course: Devices

Exam: INF-103


Course: HTML5 Application Development

Exam: INF-306


Course: Microsoft Azure Data Fundamentals

Exam: DP-900

Description: This course is a starting point for those looking to learn how data, both relational and non-relational, is worked with in the cloud. Specific topics, which are covered on the exam, include core data concepts, working with relational data on Azure, working with non-relational data on Azure, and analytics workloads. This course will help increase the employability chances for anyone looking to become a data professional.


Course: CISSP (2021 Edition)

Exam: CISSP

Description: The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification is an industry-recognized security certification for both technical and managerial skills. This course covers the exam topics for this certification. The topics include: security and risk management, asset security, security architecture and engineering, communication and network security, identity and access management, security assessment and testing, security operations, and software development security. This certification carries a high level of recognition for anyone seeking a security management type of position.


Course: Designing and Implementing an Azure AI Solution

Exam: AI-102

Description: This course builds on the basics of AI machine learning covered in the Azure AI Fundamentals course and narrows the focus to building specific types of AI machine learning solutions. Specific topics covered include analyzing solution requirements, designing AI solutions, and implementing and monitoring AI solutions. This course will also help those wanting to become AI solution architects be more employable in that and related fields.


Course: Designing and Implementing a Data Science Solution on Azure

Exam: DP-100

Description: This course, which maps to the Azure Data Scientist Associate certification, focuses mainly on running, modifying, and deploying machine learning models from within Azure. Specific topics include setting up an Azure Machine Learning workspace, running experiments and training models, optimizing and managing models, and deploying and consuming models. This course will help those who want to become data solution architects become more employable in that field.


Course: Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals

Exam: PL-900

Description: Power Platform combines apps, business intelligence, and workflows into an umbrella solution for improving business processes. This course provides an introduction to all three of these aspects of Power Platform and helps one to obtain the Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals certification. Specific topics covered include the business value of Power Platform, core components, Power BI capabilities, Power Apps capabilities, Power Automate capabilities, and Power Virtual Agents.


Upcoming Releases - Q4-2021

Course: Managing Microsoft Teams

Exam: MS-700

Description: This course is best suited for Teams administrators or, more importantly, those looking to become Teams administrators. This course touches on all facets of Teams: apps, channels, calling, live events, and audio conferencing. This course is mapped toward the Teams Administrator Associate certification and will help anyone who wants or needs to become more employable in positions needing a Teams administrator. Specific topics covered include planning and configuring a Microsoft Teams environment, managing chat, calling and meetings, and managing Teams and app policies.


Course: Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure

Exam: AZ-204

Description: This course is for app developers looking to further their knowledge on Azure solutions development and gain the Azure Developer Associate certification and become employable for developer positions centering around Azure. Specific topics covered include developing Azure compute solutions, developing for Azure storage, implementing Azure security, monitoring, troubleshooting, and optimizing Azure solutions, and connecting to and consuming Azure services and third-party services.


Course: Microsoft Dynamics 365 Fundamentals

Exam: MB-901

Description: This course covers what it takes to adopt Dynamics 365, an end-to-end Customer Relationship Management (CRM) app with multiple modules. As there are multiple platforms to the app, this course covers those platform components, AI and mixed reality within Dynamics, model-driven apps, and finance and operations apps. This course will help the employability prospects for any position requiring Dynamics knowledge.


Course: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies

Exam: AZ-303

Description: This course encompasses the entirety of designing and building secure and scalable cloud solutions. Specific topics include implementing and monitoring an Azure infrastructure, implementing management and security solutions, implementing solutions for apps, and implementing and managing data platforms. This course will help the employability prospects for anyone wanting to become a mid-to-senior Azure administrator.


Course: Implementing an Azure Data Solution

Exam: DP-200

Description: This course focuses on implementing data solutions using a number of Azure services. The course is geared toward improving employability for those looking to become an Azure Data Solutions Architect. Specifically, this course covers implementing data storage solutions, managing and developing data processing, and monitoring and optimizing data solutions.


Course: Designing an Azure Data Solution

Exam: DP-201

Description: This course focuses on the skills necessary to design data solutions using one or more Azure services and help stakeholders identify data requirements for data solutions. The course maps to the Azure Data Engineer Associate certification and covers the following topics: designing Azure data storage solutions, designing data processing solutions, and designing for data security and compliance.


Course: Flutter Application Development

Exam: AFD-200

Description: This course in an introduction to mobile app development for both Android and iOS on the Flutter platform, using the Dart programming language. This course and certification is an excellent starting point for those looking for a career in mobile app development. Specific topics covered in this course include: an introduction to Flutter and the Dart programming language, Dart syntax, functions and object-oriented programming, an introduction to Flutter, widgets, navigation and routing, material design, firebase, GPS, and app testing.


Course: Oracle Certified Associate

Exam: 1Z0-808

Description: This course is the next step up from MTA Introduction to Programming using Java as it covers Java at a higher level of detail and thus will help those looking for programming careers to be more employable in those fields, especially for Java. Specific topics, which map to the Oracle Certified Associate, Java SE 8 Programmer certification, include Java basics, operators and decision constructs, loop constructs, inheritance, classes, data types, arrays, methods and encapsulation, and exceptions.


*LearnKey's course release schedule is tentative and subject to change. Please direct any questions/clarifications to your representative. Thank you as we do our best to better serve you.

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