Official Node.js Certification: Price, Syllabus and popular online courses

Node.js foundation has now opened an access to official certification for developers all around the world.

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Node.js has been said as the future of web development due to its features like non-blocking I/O and asynchronous functionality.

  • Price: $300
  • Location: Remote, Online
  • Retake: Allowed once
  • Preparation: Material is included in the price.
  • Average salary: $115K

According to the certification specification, the exam syllabus covers the following topics:

  • Unit Testing – 5%
  • Diagnostics (Basics, Debugging, Performance) – 5%
  • HTTP(S)/TCP -11%
  • Events- 9%
  • Child Processes (Basics, no IPC/fork)- 7%
  • Buffer and Streams -9%
  • Error Handling -7%
  • File System -7%
  • Control flow (Async tasks, Callbacks) -10%
  • CLI (-E, -R, etc) -3%
  • Package.json- 5%
  • JavaScript Prerequisites (Closures, prototypes, var/let/const) -6%
  • Security -5%
  • Module system (Scope) -6%
  • Process/Operating System (no IPC)- 5%

Find more information on the exam site or in a Node.js blog post.

Popular Courses on node.js:

Learn and Understand node.js – Udemy

node.js tutorials – Pluralsight

https://www.coursera.org/learn/server-side-nodejs

Things you can build using node.js

  • Web Apps
  • Mobile Apps
  • Web APIs
  • Chat Bots
  • Write Automation scripts

 

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