AI Apprentice to AI Architect

R12 789.00

The popularity of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is growing at a very fast pace. Industries are implementing AI as it can replicate human actions but do it faster and more accurately. This Journey will teach you the skills required to go from an AI Apprentice to AI Architect.

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Certificate Certified by Optimi College

Course code: C01040



AI Architect Track 1: AI Apprentice

Artificial Intelligence: Basic AI Theory
Artificial Intelligence: Types of Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence: Human-computer Interaction Overview
Artificial Intelligence: Human-computer Interaction Methodologies
Python AI Development: Introduction
Python AI Development: Practice
Computer Vision: Introduction
Computer Vision: AI & Computer Vision
Cognitive Models: Overview of Cognitive Models
Cognitive Models: Approaches to Cognitive Learning
Final Exam: AI Apprentice


AI Architect Track 2: AI Developer

AI Framework Overview: AI Developer Role
AI Framework Overview: Development Frameworks
Working With Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit (CNTK)
Deep Learning Packages: Keras – a Neural Network Framework
Introducing Apache Spark for AI Development
Implementing AI With Amazon ML
Implementing AI Using Cognitive Modeling
Applying AI to Robotics
Working with Google BERT: Elements of BERT
Final Exam: AI Developer


AI Architect Track 3: AI Practitioner

The AI Practitioner: Role & Responsibilities
The AI Practitioner: Optimising AI Solutions
The AI Practitioner: Tuning AI Solutions
Advanced Functionality of Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit (CNTK)
Working With the Keras Framework
Using Apache Spark for AI Development
Extending Amazon Machine Learning
Using Intelligent Information Systems in AI
Final Exam: AI Practitioner


AI Architect Track 4: AI Architect

Elements of an Artificial Intelligence Architect
AI Enterprise Planning
AI in Industry
Leveraging Reusable AI Architecture Patterns
Evaluating Current and Future AI Technologies and Frameworks
Explainable AI
Final Exam: AI Architect

The ability to read and write in English.

Learners must be at least 16 years of age.

Expertise level: Intermediate

Course type: Short course

Certification: Certificate confirming course completion.

Certification issued by: Optimi College

Assessment information:

  • Internal online exam for each Track.
  • The exam will test your knowledge and application of the topics presented throughout course.


Course fee: R12 789.00

Deposit: R2 200.00

Monthly instalment: R882.42

Payment duration: 12 months

Study duration: You will have course access for 12 months. To complete the course, we recommend a total of 120 hours of study, e.g. study 1 hour per day and complete your course in 4 months.

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Online Skillsoft mentor

Skillsoft Learner Management System (LMS) access

Skillsoft app access

Skillsoft practice labs (online)