Training

About our TPF Education services
TPF Software offers a comprehensive TPF education service and has developed proprietary training courses for TPF platform and related technologies. Over 700 TPF/ALCS Programmers worldwide have been trained by our instructors. TPFS provides training using its own products and environment which makes us a unique shop with in-house training environment. [Training-Leaflet]

Training Capabilities

TPF Software has a proven track record of training a number of TPF professionals worldwide. Some of the salient features of our training are as follows:

  • One of the very few professional TPF Education providers in the world.
  • Training courses have been conducted worldwide in USA, Singapore, Middle East, Taiwan and India.
  • Can provide TPF training course tailored to meet every customer’s expectation
  • Training is imparted by highly experienced practicing TPF professionals.
  • Our instructors are kept updated on the latest technical knowhow of TPF
  • Our instructors have trained over 500 participants in basic and advanced courses in TPF.
  • Our courses and tutors stress on hands-on learning.
  • Target client specific nomenclature, conventions, usages etc are taught during the training.
  • Training courses include focus on special features or usages, common usages, exception usages.
  • Training is delivered using TPFS’s own mainframe – hence customer does not require a training environment. However, the training can be conducted at the customer location using the customer’s system as well.
  • Our courses include exercises from real world domains such as airlines, cards and hotel systems that would help the students in familiarizing the domain.
  • We combine technical courses along with business domain training so that the trainees can relate the technology to application processing.
  • Our course contents are flexible and so are our trainers. This makes us easy to package the course contents as per the needs of the target audience.

zTPF Courses

  • IBM z-Architecture Introduction
  • zTPF Operating System
  • s/390 and 64 bit Assembly Language
  • zTPFDF and Structured Programming Macros
  • TPF C/C++ Programming
  • zTPF / zTPFDF Dump Solving

Advanced TPF Courses

  • TPF / TPFDF / zTPFDF Database Design / Administration
  • Application Packaging for zTPF
  • Leveraging SOA and XML on TPF
  • TPF C/C++ Dump solving
  • zTPF for operations / operators

Others

  • Introduction to Airline Business
  • Introduction to Hotel Reservation Systems
  • Training in Soft Skills
  • Introduction to Industry standard Quality Processes
  • SDLC Training
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TPF Software offers a comprehensive TPF education service and has developed proprietary training courses for TPF platform and related technologies. Over 700 TPF/ALCS Programmers worldwide have been trained by our instructors. TPFS provides training using its own products and environment which makes us a unique shop with in-house training environment.

Build Operate Transfer

Build Operate Transfer

  • TPF Software hires the fresh college graduates from the market
  • Trains the candidates in TPF / Related technologies and deploys them at the customer locations
  • Candidates will continue to be TPF Software’s employees for a certain period of time. TPF Software takes care of their salaries, benefits, insurance etc.
  • TPF Software provides mentoring and training on weak areas during the deployment period
    When the customer is confident on the quality of the candidates, they can convert them in to their own employees
  • If the customer is unhappy with the quality of any candidate, TPF Software replaces the candidate without additional expense to the customer

Benefits to our Customers

  • No upfront investment as TPF Software invests in Recruitment and Training
  • Replacement option when a candidate does not perform well. Convert to employees when satisfied with the quality
  • Continuous Education provided to candidates even during the deployment period

Key Differentiators

  • Customer gets good trained & tested employees without upfront investments.

Assisted Recruitment and Training

Assisted Recruitment and Training

  • TPF Software takes part in the recruitment of candidates from the universities. We work closely with the HR team of the customer
  • TPF Software uses its proven methodology for recruiting candidates who will fit in the TPF programming world
  • The candidates will be the Employees of the customer from day 1
  • TPF Software trains the candidates in the TPF / Related technologies
  • The customer has the option of using TPF Software to mentor the candidates for a certain period of time, if needed

Benefits to our Customers

  • TPF Software’s proven method of recruiting candidates for TPF Technology will be beneficial to the customers
  • Continuous Education can be provided to candidates even after the training period

Key Differentiators

  • Customer gets the world class TPF Training along with assistance in recruiting employees suitable for TPF Programming

Training Partnership Model

Trainee Partnership Model

  • TPF Software hires the fresh college graduates from the market exclusively for the customer
  • Trains the candidates in TPF / Related technologies and deploys them at the customer locations. Training will be provided in customized way for customer’s applications
  • Candidates will continue to be TPF Software’s employees. TPF Software takes care of their salaries, benefits, insurance etc
  • TPF Software provides mentoring and training on weak areas during the deployment period
  • TPF Software needs a commitment from the customer to use these candidates for a certain period. TPF Software assures that these candidates will not be deployed for any other customers of TPF Software for a pre-agreed term
  • If the customer is unhappy with the quality of any candidate, TPF Software replaces the candidate without additional expense to the customer

Benefits to our Customers

  • No upfront investment as TPF Software invests in Recruitment and Training
  • Replacement option when a candidate does not perform well. Convert to employees when satisfied with the quality
  • Continuous Education provided to candidates even during the deployment period

Key Differentiators

  • Customer develops a good knowledge-base with young TPF professionals without worries of increasing employee base and having the cost advantage of contractors