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PCPP1™ – Certified Professional in Python Programming 1 certification (Exam PCPP-32-101) is a professional credential that measures the candidate’s ability to accomplish coding tasks related to advanced programming in the Python language and related technologies, advanced notions and techniques used in object-oriented programming, the use of selected Python Standard Library modules and packages, designing, building and improving programs and applications utilizing the concepts of GUI and network programming, as well as adopting the coding conventions and best practices for code writing.

The PCPP1™ certification shows that the individual is familiar with the following concepts: advanced use of classes and modelling real-life problems in the OOP categories (classes, instances, attributes, methods; class and instance data; shallow and deep operations; inheritance and polymorphism; extended function argument syntax and decorators; static and class methods; attribute encapsulation; composition and inheritance; advanced exceptions; copying object data; serialization; metaclasses), best practices and standardization (PEP8, PEP 257, code layout, comments and docstrings, naming conventions, string quotes and whitespaces, programming recommendations), GUI programming (events, widgets, geometry, tools and toolkits, conventions), the elements of network programming (network sockets, client-server communication, JSON and XML files in network communication, HTTP methods, CRUD, building a simple REST client), and file processing and communicating with a program’s environment (processing files: sqlite3, xml, csv, logging, and configparser; communication: os, datetime, io, and time).

Skills Covered

  • Please refer to course overview

Who Should Attend

  • learners looking to boost their skills and knowledge for a junior-level and middle-level role as a software developernetwork programmerdata analyst, or tester;
  • industry professionals wishing to explore technologies that are connected with Python, or that utilize it as a foundation;

Course Curriculum


Basic Python programming knowledge in highly recommended or have attended any of the following courses:


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