Blockchain Training Alliance Certifications

Crystal Echo is a Blockchain Training Alliance Accredited Delivery Partner offering Blockchain training to organisations within the Asia Pacific Region.  We offer a full compliment of Blockchain training as Instructor-led, Remote, On Demand self-paced and the worlds only recognised Blockchain Certification through Pearson VUE.

A world recognised Blockchain certification has likely not been at the forefront of one’s mind when looking to for education programs that specialise in Blockchain technologies.  Additionally there are many courses that despite claiming to address the operation of Blockchain it has a slight bias towards crypo currencies.

Crystal Echo through it’s authorisation of the Blockchain Trianing Alliance is able to offer you a range of instructor led and self-paced online training that we are certain will address Blockchain and the practicalities of how it meets today’s business requirements, but it also has a clear certification path that is word recognised with exams available worldwide at Pearson VUE testing centres.

Currently you will find the following Blockchain certifications:

BTA Certified Blockchain Solution Architect (CBSA)

BTA Certified Blockchain Developer Ethereum (CBDE)

Certified Blockchain Developer Hyperledger Fabric (CBDH)

Certified Blockchain Security Professional (CBSP)

BTA Certified Blockchain Business Foundations (CBBF)

The exam tests on four sections:

  • General Blockchain Knowledge
  • Why Use Blockchain
  • How Blockchain Works
  • Using Blockchain for Business

The CBBF exam is a 70 question multiple-choice exam that lasts 1.5 hours

Certified Blockchain Solution Architect (CBSA)


  • Consultants
  • Programmers & Developers
  • University Professors
  • Software Engineers
  • Government Officials

A person who holds this certification demonstrates their ability to:

  • Architect blockchain solutions
  • Work effectively with blockchain engineers and technical leaders
  • Choose appropriate blockchain systems for various use cases
  • Work effectively with both public and permissioned blockchain systems

This exam will prove that a student completely understands:

  • The difference between proof of work, proof of stake, and other proof systems and why they exist
  • Why cryptocurrency is needed on certain types of blockchains
  • The difference between public, private, and permissioned blockchains
  • How blocks are written to the blockchain
  • Where cryptography fits into blockchain and the most commonly used systems
  • Common use cases for public blockchains
  • Common use cases for private & permissioned blockchains
  • What is needed to launch your own blockchain
  • Common problems & considerations in working with public blockchains
  • Awareness of the tech behind common blockchains
  • When is mining needed and when it is not
  • Byzantine Fault Tolerance
  • Consensus among blockchains
  • What is hashing
  • How addresses, public keys, and private keys work
  • What is a smart contract
  • Security in blockchain
  • Brief history of blockchain
  • The programming languages of the most common blockchains
  • Common testing and deployment practices for blockchains and blockchain-based apps