What is a Java Oracle Certification

Further education: Java SE programming I with Oracle certification OCA

Career prospects

The digital change is affecting more and more industries, and the need for employees with in-depth IT skills is increasing - a development that has been intensified by the shortage of skilled workers that has existed for years. Whether in the IT industry or in IT-related areas of activity - the prospects for newcomers and lateral entrants with broad technological knowledge and certified programming skills are promising. Java skills in particular are still very much in demand. The programming language has been one of the top 3 most popular languages ​​worldwide for many years.

Web and software developers and programmers work in particular in information and telecommunications technology companies, in system and software houses as well as in IT departments of commercial enterprises or IT research and development institutions across all sectors. Possible professional positions are: frontend web developer, backend and system developer, full stack developer, game developer, mobile / app developer, software engineer -in, IT project manager and others

target group

  • Jobseekers IT specialists who want to update their Java skills and document it with a certificate
  • Jobseekers interested in IT with relevant prior knowledge who would like to learn the Java programming language and document their acquired knowledge with a certificate
  • Cross-career and re-entry, rehabilitation candidates and university graduates with or without a degree who want to acquire a sought-after additional qualification or want to reorient themselves professionally


  • Good PC skills
  • Successful participation in the "Object-Oriented Programming" course or equivalent knowledge
  • knowledge of the German language in speaking and writing
  • Good English skills in the area of ​​reading comprehension, as training materials and exams are in English
  • Participation in a non-binding consultation

Course content

As an object-oriented programming language, Java is one of the best-known languages ​​and can be used in a variety of ways. It is particularly suitable for large applications and server-side programming, but also for game and app development. In this course you will acquire the necessary basic knowledge to write well-designed code as a Java developer and to develop applications without being tied to a specific operating system.

  • Java basics
  • Working with Java Data Types
  • Use of operators and decision constructions
  • Creating and using arrays
  • Use of loop constructions
  • Working with methods and encapsulation
  • Working with Inheritance
  • Handling exceptions
  • Working with selected classes from the Java API
  • Exam preparation and examination


Internationally recognized Oracle certificate: Oracle Certified Associate (OCA), Java SE Programmer I

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Your advantages at a glance:

  • All GFN training centers can be easily reached by public transport
  • Practical course that broadens your professional perspectives
  • Innovative teaching concept online live training
  • The books and training documents remain with the participants
  • The GFN training centers have individual workstations equipped with modern technology
  • Free e-mail addresses and Microsoft Office 365 licenses for our participants