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Blockchain Fundamentals Certificate Update
CPE Self-study

Blockchain Fundamentals Certificate Update

Stay at the forefront of blockchain technology by constantly updating your knowledge and retaining your blockchain certificate.

$84 - $135
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NASBA Field of Study

Information Technology



CPE Credits



Kirk Phillips


1 year

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 Business & partner 
MyCPE Manager compatible
Product Details

Boost your blockchain knowledge!

Remember when you earned your certificate in Blockchain Fundamentals?

Now you can refresh your blockchain knowledge without taking the full course.

Available exclusively to current certificate holders, this self-paced supplemental course updates you on new developments such as applications and regulations.

Stay at the forefront of blockchain technology by constantly updating your knowledge and retaining your blockchain certificate.

Who Will Benefit
  • Existing certificate holders seeking to renew their badges
Key Topics
  • Zero-knowledge proof
  • Public and private blockchain
  • DApps, DeFi, and DAO
  • Airdrops, chain-splits, token swaps, and atomic swaps
  • COs, STOs, and IEOs
  • Real-time assurance, Auditchain, and DCARPE Alliance
Learning Outcomes
  • Distinguish between public and private blockchains, distributed ledger technology (DLT), and crypto assets including examples.
  • Recall the benefits and challenges of ICOs, STOs, IEOs, and the SEC Howey test.
  • Recall the zero-knowledge proof concept and the problems the concept solves.
  • Distinguish industry-specific applications of blockchain for accounting and auditing.
  • Recall benefits of blockchain in government.
  • Recognize the differences among airdrops, chain-splits, token swaps, and atomic swaps.
  • Identify updated regulatory standards associated with blockchain and crypto asset adoption.
  • Recall assurance needs within the blockchain ecosystem.
  • Identify the attributes of DApps, DeFi, and DAOs.
  • Recognize the importance of oracles for smart contracts.
  • Recall the concept of staking
Credit Info
CPE Credits
NASBA Field of Study
Information Technology
This is a digital product. With full paid access the content will be available to you for 1 year after purchase date.
Digital Badge
After completing the course, you will receive a digital badge that can be easily shared with your professional network
For more information, please refer to CPE requirements and NASBA sponsorship information
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Kirk Phillips
Kirk is author of The Ultimate Bitcoin Business Guide for Entrepreneurs and Business Advisors and was the first CPA to accept bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. He's a contributor to Bitcoin Magazine. As a speaker and continuing education crypto lecturer for CPAs and attorneys, he's a recognized thought leader on crypto security, strategy, accounting and taxation. Kirk is a cryptocurrency, blockchain and ICO advisor, investor and evangelist who weaves risk management into business processes. He is Digital Currency Council Certified, a Certified Bitcoin Professional and holds a certificate for the Introduction to Digital Currencies Course by the University of Nicosia.

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