Registration for the IBM z Enterprise Computing Kickstart

IBM and Interskill Learning is pleased to offer you this Curriculum of Mainframe eLearning Courses at no cost to qualifying universities and schools! We hope that this training brings positive results in your mainframe computing career! We wish you all the best for the future!

Please enter the information requested below to get your LoginID and Password to access your 14 Mainframe eLearning Courses.

This program will be ending on August 31, 2024. If you have completed all or part of the program, be sure to print out your historical records before August 31, 2024. Please be aware that the total estimated hours to complete all courses is about 80 hours.

Important items before you register.

  • If you have reached this page without first registering via the IBM website, your registration will not be processed.
  • The form below requires the IBMid you used to register on IBM’s website – Please register at to receive your IBMid.
  • Once you register below, it can take up to 48 hours during normal business hours before you receive the email with your login credentials. Please DO NOT attempt to register more than once.
  • If you have not received your registration email from Interskill Learning after 48 hours, please be sure to check your SPAM/JUNK folder prior to submitting a support case to Interskill Learning at

Course List Offering

  • Introduction to z/OS JCL
  • CICS TS – Controlling CICS Transaction Server Operations 5.6
  • CICS TS – Concepts and Operation Assessment 5.6
  • CICS TS: CICS Transaction Server Introduction 5.6
  • CICS TS: CICS Explorer Fundamentals 5.6
  • CICS TS: CICS Command Simulation 5.6
  • z/OS Connect EE – IBM z/OS Connect Enterprise Edition v3
  • Db2 – Db2 Fundamentals v12
  • Db2 – Managing Db2 Operations v12
  • Db2 – Introduction to RDBMSs and Db2 V12
  • Db2 – Manage Data Definitions with Db2 V12
  • Db2 – Db2 SQL Fundamentals V12
  • Db2 – Advanced Db2 SQL V12
  • Db2 – Create and Maintain Db2 Programs V12
  • Db2 – Db2 Stored Procedures V12
  • Db2 – Optimize Db2 Application Performance V12