Finding people with current RPG skills can be difficult for employers.
Train your team to maximize IBM i capabilities for your business applications!
Programming in ILE RPG Online Course 
Using the imPower Technologies education and assessment tools, develop the skills to take advantage of the full capabilities of this high-level programming language (HLL) for business applications and prepare an experienced programmer for Common’s RPG certification exam.
This ILE RPG class is instructor-led by world-renowned RPG IV and IBM i expert, Jim Buck. After completing this class the attendee will understand the latest RPG skills. The eight-week course equips a programmer with the RPG skills necessary for writing web service capable programs using IBM’s latest tools.

Training developed by the expert who literally wrote the book on it!

About the instructor, Jim Buck


Train independently to gain the credential and speak authoritatively on updated features and capabilities of RPG to manage and deploy hardware, software, networks, and services in a secure and reliable manner. Be prepared to understand the most difficult questions System i programmers might encounter.

Course Highlights

Weekly live online group meet-ups to ask questions on each section Individual support is available Proven formula 50+ instructional videos Learn anywhere, online

imPower Advantages

10-Week Intensive The ten-week course schedule is more productive than a three-day intensive class. The programmer is taught how to write a program that reinforces the subject matter covered in each section.

Full Program Development This gives the student programmer a better opportunity to grasp the material than the boot camp scenario.

class requirements

Rational Developer for i 9.6 – One Hundred and Twenty Day Trial Available

IBM Access Client Solutions

Programming in ILE RPG 5th Edition


  • Rational Developer for i concepts and debugging
  • Free RPG operation codes
  • Sub-procedures, Modules and Service programs
  • SQL – Using Dynamic and Static in RPG programs
  • Date and String handling using BIF’s
  • Interactive Programming concepts (CRUD and Sub-files)
  • Using Web Services and Service programs to take applications to new UI’s
  • and more…

“I have enjoyed this class. It gets my problem solving juices going again rather than other classes I have taken which are structured to accomplish the goal of passing.”

— David, Programming in ILE RPG Student

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Phone: 833.398.8238

Business Hours: 8a – 6:30p M-F