Professional Diploma in Python Programming

Taste the emerging world of web and app development, machine learning, data science, AI and more.
No prior programming experience needed.

September 14, 2023

11 weeks
(1 evening p/wk)

3 hours per week

Delivery mode
Online-Live Classroom

€895 (approx. £810)

Industry Focused Diploma Programmes Taught Online Live

Gain an Industry Focused Professional Diploma in Python Programming delivered online-live by subject matter experts without leaving your home.

Access this industry focused course to gain skills to compete and advance in the modern workplace.

Classes are recorded providing you with the flexibility to learn and revise at your own pace and intensity.

On successful graduation you will get a diploma certificate issued on a secure portal that you can share with employers and colleagues on LinkedIn.

What will I learn?

Learn the hottest language of the internet. The Professional Diploma in Python is designed to give you the foundational skills that will prove important for any type of programming you want to do. You’ll learn the basics of coding and programming logic using the Python programming language.

Get confident in your ability to think and problem-solve like a programmer. Python is an excellent programming language for web development as well as manipulating and analyzing data. This programme is an excellent starting point for a career in web and app development, data science, AI and machine learning.

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Programme Curriculum

During your first class, you will explore the course content and format, including what you can expect from the programme and how it is assessed.  You will also be introduced to programming and scripting in Python. The class will include:

  • Introduction to programming
  • Install and set up Python IDE
  • Arithmetic, strings & variables

Learn how to write programs in Python and use flow controls.

  • Writing programs
  • IF statements & loops

Learn to explore Python built in functions and how to manipulate strings.

  • Arrays
  • Lamdba function
  • Modifying & slicing strings

Understand data structures and Python built in data structures. Learn how to write your own functions and handle exceptions. 

  • Lists, tuples, range & dictionaries
  • User input & output
  • Exception handling

Develop your skills and learn how applications are created in Python. Learn how to host and run a Python website server. 

  • Create web app & Python
  • Hosting web site

During your final class, the subject matter expert will summarise the key topics covered during the programme. The Assessment will be outlined in detail with plenty of opportunity to ask any clarifying questions. 


(approx. £810)

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Learn from the best

Abdu Salah

Abdu holds a Masters of Arts in Education and a Masters in Computer Science and is currently studying for a Masters of Data Science. He has 20 years experience in teaching and training for global companies such as Ericsson and Seagate and lecturing at State colleges. He is proficient in Machine Learning, Python and Java. Abdu works as a trainer and training consultant for private and government sectors. He is passionate about bridging the gap between education and emerging techologies to empower the learner. 

Why should I enrol?

The tech sector is booming across the globe.  A knowledge of Python programming underpins many of the most exciting and hottest developments that the internet is driving today including Machine Learning and Internet of Things.

Knowing how to code will open up one of the most in-demand skills. This course will teach the basic, foundation concepts of programming in an easy to follow manner.

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What jobs will this programme prepare me for ?

Big Data is on the rise meaning the need for Python-savvy business analysts, data scientists and Python programming engineers will continue to grow at a rapid pace.

Python is the language of the internet.

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Globally recognised, your qualification travels with you

Questions & Answers?

Python is the programming language of the internet. It is the favoured programming language of developers, data scientists, software engineers and even hackers because of its versatility, flexibility and object-oriented features. Many of the web and mobile applications enjoyed today are due to Python’s abundant libraries, various frameworks, vast collections of modules and file extensions.  

Python is the fastest growing programming language today. Python is arguably the best language for beginners due to the underlying principles of the design of the language that focus on clarity and simplicity. This Python programme is ideal for professionals seeking to become software developers or preparing for any data-related role like a data scientist, data analyst or AI engineer. The 3 most popular uses of Python are data crunching, writing web application back ends and automation scripts. Python can be used for many applications like building web applications, game development, machine learning, scientific and numerical computing. 

The main job roles in machine learning include data scientists, machine learning engineers, NLP scientists, computer vision engineers and data architects. This Machine Learning course combined with your prior experience and qualifications gives you all the necessary skills to successfully transition into one of these roles.

The average salary for a python developer is €69,545 per year in Dublin. (Source:, February 2021. Python Developer average basic salary in Dublin)

The average salary for a python developer is £72,258 per year in London. (Source:, February 2021. Python Developer average basic salary in London)

Programme graduates earn a Learnful Professional Diploma Certificate, issued electronically on a secure platform, with a link that you can share with employers and others wishing to verify your credentials. You'll also be able to add the diploma to your LinkedIn profile to demonstrate your achievement to your network as well as recruiters and potential employers searching for individuals with your skills and experience.

Learnful provides recordings of each of the classes so you can review them as needed before the next session. Students will continue to have access to all recordings for a minimum of 30 days after course completion so that you can continue to refer to sessions of interest, complete a reflective diary or access materials to help complete assignments.

Professional Diplomas are career-oriented, short courses that focus on a particular subject or skill. Short, sharp, and concentrated courses that allow you tailor your qualifications to your specific needs. They help you to put yourself at the top of any hiring shortlist or learn things you need to make a change – even if it’s lateral or into self-employment. In an increasingly volatile and complex business landscape, Professionals are increasingly leveraging Professional Diplomas to accelerate their career ambitions.

Please call us directly on (UK) / (IRE) , complete the enquire now form on the programme page or select the Live Chat link. Alternatively you can schedule a 15 minute zoom meeting with a Programme expert.


(approx. £810)

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or Enrol now with a 10% deposit