OCP Java SE8 Programmer


This Java SE 8 Fundamentals training introduces you to object oriented programming using the Java language. Through hands on exercises, you'll begin to build a baseline of knowledge to propel your career in development.

  • 1

    Further your career

    Covering the fundamentals of Java SE8 programming, this certification is a prerequisite to a number of other Java related certifications so is a firm foundation in your programming career.

  • 2

    Prove you have what it takes

    Proves that you understand the basic syntax and structure of the Java programming language and can create Java technology applications that run on server and desktop systems using Java SE8.

  • 3

    Get hired

    Relevant job roles for certified professionals include: Application Developers, System Administrator, Project Manager, Developer, Technical Consultant, Technical Administrator, Team Leader, Web Administrator.

Your quick course guide

Certification: OCP Java SE8 Programmer

Study time: Full time - 18 to 30 days | Part time - three to four months

Vendor: Oracle

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™ and expert mentors

Prerequisites: None

Assessment: Exam based - 1Z0-808 and 1Z0-809 

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: Programmers

Included in your modules


  •  Introduction to Java
  • Classes and Objects
  • Methods, Encapsulation, and Conditionals
  • Data Manipulation and Inheritance
  • Interfaces, Exceptions, and Deployment


  • Encapsulation, Polymorphism, and Abstraction
  • Interfaces, Lambda Expressions, Collections, and Generics
  • Inheritance, Interfaces, Exceptions, and Deployment
  • Date/Time API, I/O and File I/O (NIO.2), and Concurrency
  • Concurrency, Parallelism, the JDBC API, and Localization

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  • World's #1 eLearning portal
  • 12 months unlimited access
  • Global community of peers
  • Expert mentor support
  • Test prep
  • Award winning training used globally by leading corporate clients

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Why join us?

  • Award winning customer support
  • We know the job market inside out
  • Trusted by the giants
  • Value for money
  • CV detox - exclusive to our students
  • We're with you from start to finish
  • Expert career advice
  • Progress reports
  • Exam booking support
  • All UK students receive an NUS student discount card
  • Your success is our success

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