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Certified Specialist in AI for Business – Prepare your Organisation for AI

Certificate Programme


Machine Learning, Disruption, Fourth Industrial Revolution or Blockchain are just some of the terms we encounter in the context of Artificial Intelligence (AI). In order to implement the technology successfully, it is first of all necessary to find out how it can explicitly benefit your company and your customers.  

Take part on campus or via live stream!

Usefully implementing AI

To better assess the use and benefits of AI technologies in the business environment, you will learn about the current state of research and discuss in the group how artificial intelligence is applied. You will gain a deep insight into already realised AI projects from different areas (e.g. finance, automotive, pharmaceutical industry) and learn to evaluate the progress of digitisation in your own business area and to manage AI projects. This course will provide you with the necessary know-how so that you can establish the interface to IT and make a competent contribution to the strategic orientation of your company.

Your Advantages

  •  Individual booking of the first workshop possible
  • Examination in German feasible
  • Individual support
  • Valuable networking within the circle of participants
  • Experienced trainer from the practice 
  • Recognised certificate after successful examination

Programme content

The training to become a Certified Specialist in AI for Business takes two to three months. During this time, two workshops of three days each take place on the Frankfurt School campus. You will take the written certificate examination online.

Artificial Intelligence fundamentals and applied AI (Workshop 1)

  • What is AI? - hype versus reality
  • Trends in AI - investments, development areas, the overview of the AI development market
  • How does AI work? - understanding the conceptual layers of different AI applications
  • How does it learn? - data and procedural requirements for AI systems to learn
  • Applications with specific business impacts

Applied AI and introduction in the fundamentals of Data Science and Deep Learning (Workshop 2)

Follow-up: Applications with specific business impacts.
Managing the data capital:

  • Foundational definitions and historical overview of Data Science
  • Task settings, tasks of AI models
  • New roles in an organisation: data manager, data engineer, data scientist
  • The layers of data management: big data, data cleaning, validation

What is Deep Learning? Fundamentals:

  • Introduction to Deep Learning
  • Neural Network Basics
  • Shallow Neural Networks
  • Deep Neural Networks

Key Facts


Certified Specialist in AI for Business (Frankfurt School)

Target Group

Managers, Project Managers, Process manager and Project coordinators in the field of Digital Transformation or business development of banks or companies, Business Analysts etc.

In-house measures for groups from companies are also possible at other times. Feel free to contact us - we will prepare a tailor-made offer for you. .


  • No IT background required
  • All participants should bring laptops with them to work on practical exercises during the course.


2 months, 2 times 3 days on campus + ½ certification day