BCS Blockchain Essentials Certificate – Virtual Classroom


Course Overview

Our BCS Blockchain Essentials training course will show you how to get started in this exciting sector and teach you blockchain fundamentals. You will also discover the challenges you can face in Blockchain and learn how to apply Blockchain principles to your work.

You will learn the fundamental concepts of Blockchain and the potential areas you can apply Blockchain.

So, what is Blockchain? Simply put, Blockchain is a list of records, which comprise encrypted data. One know example of Blockchain in action is with Bitcoin transactions.

Earning your BCS Essentials Certificate in Blockchain will validate your understanding of Blockchain as a ledger and show you know of the potential Blockchain has to be a global, decentralised record, used for the registration, inventory, and transfer of assets.

During this Blockchain training course, you will gain a fundamental understanding of Blockchain concepts, fields of application, and the potential to drive technology forward.

You will learn:

  • Blockchain Basics
  • Blockchain Challenges
  • Applications of a Blockchain
  • Blockchain Innovations

This course benefits from 1 year BCS membership worth £92 and our Exam Pass Guarantee*.

View our full range of Professional IT qualifications

Course code







Is the BCS Blockchain Essentials Certificate suitable for me?

Are you a professional involved in business operations? If you’re interested in Blockchain as a cryptographic and intelligent contract solution, this Blockchain training course is suitable for you and your career goals.

For those looking to learn more about Blockchain and its benefits, this course would also be a beneficial learning tool for you to see if Blockchain can help you with future projects.

Explore our range of Professional IT qualifications


How will the BCS Blockchain Essentials Certificate course benefit me?

This Blockchain training course will teach you the fundamentals of Blockchain and help you implement principles and techniques into your workflow.

You will also benefit from:

  • Exam Pass Guarantee*
  • 1-year BCS membership included, worth £92!
  • Fast-track your learning with our Virtual Classroom course
  • Enhance your career prospects
  • Learn from expert trainers with vast experience in this field
  • Interest-free payment options

We’re proud of our excellent rating on Trustpilot, with over 13,000 reviews from our past students.

BCS Membership Benefits

This course benefits from 1-year BCS membership worth £92, which is available when you pass your first exam.

Benefits of Associate Membership include:

  • Professional recognition
  • Career development
  • Networking
  • Knowledge and best practice
  • Exclusive discounts and offers

Read the full membership details.


What jobs can I apply for after my BCS Blockchain Essentials training?

Blockchain training helps to support your career progression as a Blockchain specialist and will also help support your job function in a range of other careers, including:

  • QA Engineer – £50k
  • Blockchain Analyst – £60k
  • Blockchain Project Manager – £60k
  • Blockchain Developer – £88k
  • Blockchain Engineer – 90k

(Source: ITJobsWatch)

Why Us

Why choose to study the BCS Blockchain Essentials course with e-Careers?

We have developed an expert team over the last 10 years since our inception. In that time, we have trained over 625,000 delegates globally, which has helped offer the highest quality training, and we have earned a 5-star rating on Trustpilot, from over 10,000 students.

By refining our processes, partner relationships, and course materials, we can offer high-quality training solutions for our delegates.

*Exam Pass Guarantee to give you peace of mind to succeed

Our virtual classroom training has provided high pass rates, which has made us confident to offer an Exam Pass Guarantee. Have peace of mind, knowing we’ll support you until you are certified.

With our Exam Pass Guarantee, if you do not pass the exam after attending our training course, you can attend the same training again for free.

All we ask is that you:

  • Attend all class days and complete all assignments
  • Take the exam within 30 days of your Virtual Classroom training
  • Request your course re-enrolment within 30 days of the failed exam attempt

Please note: Students retaking the course must use any materials or books distributed to them in their original course session. Failure to provide these materials will result in the student being charged for replacement(s).

Exam Pass Guarantee does not include the resit exam; this would be an additional cost.

Syllabus & Exams

BCS Blockchain Essentials Syllabus

Learning Outcomes

You will be able to demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of the fundamental Blockchain concepts in the following areas:

  • Blockchain Basics
  • Blockchain Challenges
  • Applications of a Blockchain
  • Blockchain Innovations

Blockchain Basics (30%)

  • Blockchain Technology
  • Additional Blockchain Elements

Blockchain Challenges (20%)

  • Challenges for a Blockchain
  • Blockchain Risk Mitigation

Applications of a Blockchain (35%)

  • Blockchain Use Case
  • Blockchain Technology Supporting Businesses
  • Blockchain Technology Supporting People
  • Expanding Blockchain Applications
  • Blockchain and the World Economy

Blockchain Innovations (15%)

  • Innovations in Blockchain Technology

BCS Blockchain Essentials Exam Details

Exam format: Multiple-choice.

Number of questions: 20.

Duration: 30-Mins.

Supervised: Yes.

Open book: No.

Pass mark: 13/20 (65%).

Other Courses at DGC

Introduction to Python Training Course – Virtual Classroom

e-careers the home of professional qualifications. Book Today!

Course OverviewA high-level programming language that has an English-like syntax, Python is easy to read, write and learn. It's one of the leading programming languages from Microsoft, making it a great course to study.Improve productivity with Python due to its simplicity. Python has lots of support and is very portable, where you can wr...

BCS Foundation Certificate in Information Security Management Principles – Virtual Classroom

e-careers the home of professional qualifications. Book Today!

Course OverviewCovering a broad range of approaches, concepts and techniques, the BCS Foundation Certificate in Information Security Management Principles will help to provide you with a good understanding of information security management issues, including risk management, security standards, legislation, and business continuity.Our cla...

Cyber Security HNC @ SCQF Level 7

Computing and IT - cyber security

This course gives you the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills in areas such as data security and ethical hacking. This course is equivalent to the first year of degree study and we offer this course as a standalone HNC or as part of a three-year programme which will allow you to graduate with the University of West of Scotland Ba...