Authorized certification for opensource projects

Global recognition of professional ability
"1+X" syllabus for opensource projects

Flexible in time and fees
Customized to individual career orientation
Syllabus design based on industry best practice

Applicable to business needs, not just theoretical content
Comprehensive certificate roadmap with over 300 opensource projects

Favorable to continued career advancement in Big Data

What is CDPOS™?

CDPOS™ (Certified Data Professional in Open-Source Software) is an international Skills Certification designed specifically for Open-source Software.

Anyone (including non-tech personnel and highschool students) can take training courses to learn the basic knowledge of open-source software tools and data literacy required by digital transformation enterprises. He/she can then take an exam to obtain respective international certification.

CDPOS™ is designed for certifying data literacy for an employee in digital transformation enterprise, currently offering 3 types of qualification certification (Data Citizen, Citizen Data Scientist, and Citizen Data Scientist (Advanced)), which includes 5 types of module certification (Big Data and Open Source Essentials, Data Visualisation Essentials, Data Analytics Essentials, Python For Big Data Analytics and
SQL Data Analytics Essentials). This is so-called “1+X” data literacy which represents the new demand in the corporate world on the general employees to merge data literacy (“X”) with their original domain’s knowledge (“1”).


CDPOS™Data Citizen
Prove their ability to use low-cost and high-return open-source technology to perform impactful descriptive analytics. Show their expertness to design and build a data visualisation with best practice.
CDPOS™Citizen Data Scientist
Prove their ability to perform self-service diagnostic analytics for insights discovery. Display their value to use low-cost and high-return open-source technology to improve daily performance.
CDPOS™ Advanced Citizen Data Scientist
Make visible their ability to perform self-service analytics activities from insights discovery to apply machine learning for simple predictive analytics. Exhibit their competencies in using Python for various analytics tasks. Show their competencies to work with the data science team.

Price Book of  CDPOS™ Certification


Certification Exam Fee
Big Data and Open-source Fundamentals Certification (CDPOS-M1) HKD  780
Data Visualisation Essentials Certification (CDPOS-M2) HKD  1,400
Data Analytics Essentials Certification (CDPOS-M3) HKD  2,050
Python for Big Data Analytics Certification (CDPOS-M4) HKD  2,050
SQL Fundamentals for Data Analytics Certification (CDPOS-M5) HKD  1,250