About this Professional Certificate

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Shareable Certificate

Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online courses

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible Schedule

Set and maintain flexible deadlines.

Beginner Level

Ideal candidates will have some background in computer programming or system admininstation.

Approx. 1 month to complete

Suggested 17 hours/week

English

Subtitles: English

Skills you will gain

LinuxMainframez systemssecurityIBM Z

Shareable Certificate

Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online courses

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible Schedule

Set and maintain flexible deadlines.

Beginner Level

Ideal candidates will have some background in computer programming or system admininstation.

Approx. 1 month to complete

Suggested 17 hours/week

English

Subtitles: English

What is a Professional Certificate?

Build the Skills to Get Job Ready

Whether you’re looking to start a new career, or change your current one, Professional Certificates on Coursera help you become job ready. Learn at your own pace, whenever and wherever it’s most convenient for you. Enroll today and explore a new career path with a 7 day free trial. You can pause your learning or end your subscription at any time.

Hands-On Projects

Apply your skills with hands-on projects and build a portfolio that showcases your job readiness to potential employers. You'll need to successfully finish the project(s) to earn your Certificate.

Earn a Career Credential

When you complete all of the courses in the program, you'll earn a Certificate to share with your professional network as well as unlock access to career support resources to help you kickstart your new career. Many Professional Certificates have hiring partners that recognize the Professional Certificate credential and others can help prepare you for a certification exam. You can find more information on individual Professional Certificate pages where it applies.

how it works

There are 3 Courses in this Professional Certificate

Course1

Course 1

Introduction to Enterprise Computing

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stars
196 ratings
50 reviews
Course2

Course 2

Getting Started on Mainframe with z/OS Commands and Panels

4.8
stars
110 ratings
15 reviews
Course3

Course 3

Basic System Programming on IBM Z

4.9
stars
95 ratings
11 reviews

Offered by

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IBM

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Yes! To get started, click the course card that interests you and enroll. You can enroll and complete the course to earn a shareable certificate, or you can audit it to view the course materials for free. When you subscribe to a course that is part of a Certificate, you’re automatically subscribed to the full Certificate. Visit your learner dashboard to track your progress.

  • This course is completely online, so there’s no need to show up to a classroom in person. You can access your lectures, readings and assignments anytime and anywhere via the web or your mobile device.

  • Ideal candidates will have some background in computer programming or, system admininstation.

  • P​lease go in the right order to optimize your time and learning:

    Introduction to Enterprise Computing

    G​etting Started on Mainframe with z/OS Commands and Panels

    B​asic System Programming on IBM Z

  • N​o, however, you will earn a professional certificate badge

  • A​ rapidly retiring workforce is leading to a skills gap that needs new professionals ready to take on IBM Z administration and system programming.

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