Campbell Ritchie wrote:Don't try running before you can walk. It is much more useful to learn programming and do it well than to get a cert. Once somebody is competent, only then should they think about learning for a cert.
Tim Holloway wrote:Welcome to the Ranch!
Typically, the official site for a programming language will offer suggestions. For example, go to http://python.org and click on "Get Started - Start with uur Beginners Guide".