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Basic Scala Training for Apache Spark

Scala is a general-purpose programming language providing support for functional programming and a strong static type system. Designed to be concise, many of Scala's design decisions aimed to address criticisms of Java Scala is the preferred programming language for the widely popular Apache Spark. .

The topics include:

  • Scala data types
  • Conditional
  • Loop
  • Function
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Exception

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Course Code: CRS-N-0044012

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$298.00 (GST-exclusive)

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Note the minimal class size to start a class is 3 Pax.

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All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website to choose from the courses available on the SkillsFuture Credit course directory

Course Details

Module 1: Get Started on Scala

  • What is Scala?
  • Installing Scala
  • First Scala Program

Module 2: Scala Data Types

  • Number
  • String
  • Array
  • List
  • Set
  • Map
  • Tuple
  • Operators

Module 3: Conditional

  • If-else
  • Ternary Operator
  • Read data from Console

Module 4: Loop

  • - While
  • - Do While
  • - For
  • - For Comprehension
  • - Foreach

Module 5: Function

  • Function Arguments
  • Return Value
  • Default Argument
  • Variable Arguments
  • Lambda Function
  • High Order Function
  • Closure

Module 6: Object Oriented Programming (Optional)

  • Class and Object
  • Initializing an Object
  • Inheritance

Module 7: Exception (Optional)

Who Should Attend

  • Data Scientists
  • Data Analysts
  • Big Data Analysts




Big Data TrainerSiva Kumar is a Bigdata solution architect with 10 years of IT experience in designing and architecture solutions for the Big Data domain and has been involved with several complex engagements. Technical blogger and owner of and 4+ years of experienced in big data related technologies training across USA, Canada, Singapore and India. Technical strengths include Apache Hadoop (Cloudera and Hortonworks), YARN, Mapreduce, Hive, Sqoop, Flume, Pig, HBase, Phoenix, Oozie, Kafka, Spark, MySQL, Postgres, Oracle, Netezza, Teradata, Java, Scala and Python, Apache Flink, Alluxio, Cassandra, MongoDB. Exposure in Banking, Insurance, Retail domain

Bid Data TrainerDr. Sarita Singh received her Ph.D. degree for her work done in the area of Information Security. She is the recipient of the prestigious Infosys fellowship for pursuing her Ph.D. Programme. She has more than twenty-five years of teaching and research experience in Singapore, Malaysia and India in the field of Programming, Information Security, Web-application Development, Computer Networks and Engineering related modules.

She has presented papers at several National and International Conferences and has written articles for magazines. She has authored text-books for Engineering courses as well.

Chief Trainer in Tertiary CoursesDr. Alfred Ang is the founder of Tertiary Courses. He is a serial entrepreneur. He founded OSWeb2Design Singapore Pte Ltd in 2007 offering web development, e-commerce store development, graphics design, ebook publishing, mobile apps development, and digital marketing services. He established the first online gardening store in Singapore, Eco City Hydroponics Pte Ltd in 2010, offering a wide range of gardening products such as seeds, plant nutrients, hydroponics kits etc. Eco City Hydroponics has become the most popular and successful gardening store in Singapore. He founded Tertiary Infotech Pte Ltd in 2012 and transformed the business to a training platform, Tertiary Courses in 2014. Tertiary Courses offers a wide range of SkillsFuture courses for PMETs to upgrade their skills and knowledge. He also established Tertiary Courses Malaysia in 2016. He also founded Tertiary Robotics in 2015 offering Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Microbit and Robotics products

Dr. Alfred Ang earned his Ph.D. from National University of Singapore in 2000, majoring in Electrical and Electronics Engineering. He also completed an online MBA course with U21 Global based in Australia. He obtained his B.Sc (Hons) from National University of Singapore in 1992, majoring in Physics. He topped his Physics cohort for 3 consecutive years and funded his degree study with Book price, awards and tuition. He has worked in Defence, Electronics and Semiconductor Industries. His current interests include Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Robotics and Programming.

Dr. Alfred Ang was Distinguished Toastmasters (DTM) and Senior Member of IEEE. He has published more than 20 peer reviewed papers and co-inventors for more than 20 inventions.

Big Data TrainerKannan Gopal has a Masters in Computer Applications with over 20 years of experience in creating, delivering and supporting, products, projects and program in the area of enterprise data ops and analytics. Lately he has been involved in the creation of the digital banking app and working on IoT to create smart organizations. His expertise is in using data tools for analysis and visualization to solve challenges in organizations that rely on data for strategic and tactical decisions. He has experience in Design Thinking (HCD- human centered design) techniques and in leading organizations in the quest of digital transformation with data as its core for decisions and information.

Through his career, he has also developed teams and trained / coached many consultants and developers on SAP BI and related products and worked extensively in Europe and Asia. Through his career, he has developed solutions in the area of data modeling, data analysis and analytics – application of tools and process for solving customer issues. While at SAP, his team has won numerous patents for developing and applying data mining methods to enterprise management systems.

His keen interest lies in sharing and collaborating with people on new technologies and to create best practices in the area of analytics.

Big Data TrainerSunny Prakash is a Big Data Architect with Programming Background . He has around 7 years of IT experience. He has worked on Various Enterprise level solution. He is skilled in Cloud computing and Big Data Solution building in various Industrial sector and domain.

With an Strong background in Coding skills, he has a strong grips on Java,Python ,Scala ,HTML,JavaScript, Node Programming. Data Science is another specification where he has worked with larger Enterprises for finding their Data Insight and building Machine Learning mode

Big Data TrainerMohan is certified cloud ear administrator and working as Big data architect in one of telecom Company. He has more than 12 years experience in the IT industry. His skill sets are Expertise in CDH,Hadoop, Spark, Scala, Hive/Hive-server2, Sqoop/Sqoop-Server2, Impala, Sentry, Kafka, solr, Hbase, Pig, Impala, Oozie, Fair scheduler,AWS,Map R. Provide the Big data consultancy services on Planning and sizing of Hadoop Cluster. Backup and recovery strategies, HA, Configure Hadoop security and authorization rules for Hive/Impala Jobs. Performance tunning of Map reduce Jobs, Spark jobs, Solr. Best Recommendations of Hardware and software for Solr,Hbase, Kafka,Zookeeper service ,Hadoop storage formats. Data Analysis using Impala, Impyla, spark. He graduated from S.V.University from India with a

Java TrainerSiva Kumar is an experienced Solutions Architect with a demonstrated history of working in the computer software industry. Skilled in J2EE Web Services, Oracle Database, Maven, C++, and Apache Kafka. He is a strong engineering professional with a Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) focused in Computer Science from JNTU University Hyderabad.

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