Introduction to Bitcoin, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

Cointelligence Academy allows us to offer cryptocurrency education to everyone who wants to learn.
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (225 ratings)
4,398 students
How Bitcoin works
What is a Blockchain
How to Buy Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies
Introduction to more cryptocurrencies: Litecoin & Ethereum
What are Smart Contracts
What are ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings)
How to choose your crypto wallet
How to protect yourself on crypto exchanges


  • None! everyone who knows how to use a computer can enroll.


Cointelligence Academy is a unique online cryptocurrency education platform. Our courses are very hands-on and taught by professionals actively working in cryptocurrency research and other aspects of the industry.

We are now offering our classes as pre-recorded sessions so that you can watch them on your own schedule and pause, fast forward, and rewind at will. We will also be offering live Q&A chats for each session, so that you can ask your questions about the topics covered, or any other crypto subject you're curious about.

Who this course is for:

  • Everyone who is interested in learning about the cryptocurrency market and technology

Course content

1 section • 7 lectures • 7h 19m total length
  • Background & Intro to Bitcoin
  • Bitcoin Continued: Mining & Wallets
  • Cryptocurrency Market: Beginnings & Overview
  • Crypto Market: Metrics & Aggregators
  • Choosing a Wallet
  • Stablecoins
  • Payment Coins


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  • 4.4 Instructor Rating
  • 225 Reviews
  • 4,402 Students
  • 2 Courses

Cointelligence Academy provides cryptocurrency education to everyone who wants to learn.

Our goal is to educate both technical and non-technical individuals who want to learn blockchain and cryptocurrency focused topics.

Cointelligence is one of the most trusted sources of information in the cryptocurrency and blockchain space. We created Cointelligence Academy to promote high-quality education on cryptocurrency and blockchain technology for everyone - offering an unbiased, objective, agenda-free learning environment. Our classes are taught by industry experts, and are self-paced to allow students to learn in the way that is most convenient for them.