Enterprise Big Data Professional Online Course with Exam

Prepare to obtain the Enterprise Big Data Professional® (EBDP) certification and be recognized among the world’s most-qualified Big Data Professionals in the world. The Enterprise Big Data Professional Online Course with Exam provides online, on-demand instruction and is ideal for preparing you and fellow big data analysts for the EBDP certification exam.

The Enterprise Big Data Professional Online Course with Exam contains the complete set of all course materials that you will need in order to prepare for the Enterprise Big Data Professional certification. The EBDP Self Paced Online Review Course has been specifically designed for people who prefer to study training materials in their own pace in their own time. The Enterprise Big Data Professional Self Paced Online Review Course contains the materials that students would normally obtain in a classroom as well as a number of supplementary resources to help you prepare for the examination.

Additionally, the Paced Online Review Course also includes the official EBDP exam voucher, with which you can schedule and participate in the examination online. The EBDA Exam voucher is a prepaid voucher, with which you can schedule your exam with APMG-International directly. Please note that the exam voucher will automatically be generated and is individually assigned based on the student’s name.

Learners will have access to the course for one year from date of purchase and will earn 18 Professional Development Points (PDPs) upon completion. This course has a seat time of approximately 8 hours and is accessed via the EBDFA Member Area.

Course Description

The Enterprise Big Data Professional (EBDP®) course provides an introduction to the core concepts and techniques of Big Data, and provides an overview of the capabilities that organizations need to develop to move towards data-driven decision making. By embedding Big Data capabilities, organization can make faster and more reliable decisions and bring products faster to market.

Big Data and the use of corresponding Big Data technologies have quickly risen in popularity in recent years and many organizations have set up dedicated data analysis or Big Data function in the organization. In this course, we will discuss how organizations can use Big Data technologies and techniques to spot patterns in large quantities of enterprise data and how these patterns can be used to increase overall performance.

The Enterprise Big Data Professional course discusses the core concepts, technologies and practical use of Big Data technologies, based on the capability model of the Big Data Framework. The Big Data Framework provides a holistic and compressive approach for enterprises that aim to leverage the value of data in their organizations. The framework covers all the essential aspects of Big Data that are necessary to understand and analyze massive quantities of data.

The Enterprise Big Data Professional course is an entry-level course that will provide delegates with a fundamental understanding of Big Data and related technologies. In this extensive program, delegates will learn how to adopt, adapt and apply the fundamental principles of Big Data in their own organization to realize business benefits.

The Enterprise Big Data Professional training and corresponding certification is the first level of the Big Data Framework course curriculum and certification program, which is globally accredited by APMG-International. The curriculum provides a vendor-neutral and objective understanding of Big Data architectures, technologies and processes.

This course positions learners to successfully complete the Enterprise Big Data Professional certification exam.

Course Objectives

The course objectives of the Enterprise Big Data Professional course include a practical understanding Big Data concepts and technologies, and will prepare participants to:

  1. Explain the history and context of Big Data in comparison to traditional data analysis techniques and solutions.
  2. Describe the fundamental characteristics of data analysis, big data, machine learning and artificial intelligence and the differences between these concepts.
  3. Describe how to formulate a Big Data strategy that underpins the business drivers of Big Data and Big Data solutions in order to capture the value proposition of Big Data.
  4. Discuss the high-level principles and design elements of contemporary Big Data architectures and explain their core benefits.
  5. Explain fundamental Big Data algorithms and processing techniques in order to select the appropriate techniques to solve practical Big Data problems.
  6. Identify how to apply the Big Data processes that are necessary in enterprise organizations to capture value from massive quantities of data.
  7. Explain key functions, roles and competencies in organizations that are necessary to capture long-term value from Big Data.
  8. Understand the importance and concept of Artificial Intelligence and its relation to Big Data methods and solutions.

Please note that an in-depth course outline with a description of all topics is available here.


The Enterprise Big Data Professional qualification is aimed at individuals who are involved in enterprise Big Data analysis, who require a working knowledge of the principles behind Big Data, who need to know the terminology used and some of the theory behind the practice. The target audience of the Enterprise Big Data Professional qualification therefore includes:

  • Data Analysts
  • Project Managers
  • Business Analysts
  • Digital Marketeers
  • IT Professionals
  • Everyone who wants to learn more about Big Data

The Enterprise Big Data Professional qualification is an entry-level course for all processionals that aim to get a basic understanding of Big Data terminology, core concepts and Big Data solutions.

Learning Materials

Participants to the Enterprise Big Data Professional course will receive the following study materials:

  • 24 hours of instructor-led training and exercise facilitation
  • Learner Manual (excellent post-class reference)
  • Participation in unique exercises designed to apply concepts
  • Sample documents, templates, tools and techniques
  • Access to additional value-added resources and communities


The course will provide an overview of existing technologies, but will not go into programming or implementation. There is no mandatory prerequisite to take the Enterprise Big Data Professional examination.


Successfully passing (65%) the 90-minute examination, consisting of 60 multiple-choice questions, leads to the Enterprise Big Data Professional (EBDP) Certificate. The examination and certification process is administered by APMG-International on behalf of the Enterprise Big Data Framework Alliance.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

All purchases of online learning courses are final. Access to the online learning courses and materials is immediate upon purchasing; therefore no refunds or exchanges will be provided. Prices subject to change without notice.