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Data Analysis Boot Camp

  • Tuition USD $1,695
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 853 Ratings
  • Course Code DATA-ANA-BC
  • Duration 3 days
  • Available Formats Classroom, Virtual

This course, organized into key topic areas, leverages straightforward business examples to explain practical techniques for understanding and reviewing data quality and how to translate data into analysis of business problems to begin making informed, intelligent decisions.Get an overview of data quality and data management, followed by foundational analysis and statistical techniques. Throughout the course, you will learn to communicate about data and findings to stakeholders who need to quickly make the decisions that drive your organization forward. This data analysis training class is a lively blend of expert instruction combined with hands-on exercises so you can practice new skills. Leave prepared to start performing practical analysis techniques the moment you return to work.

Skills Gained

  • Identify opportunities, manage change and develop deep visibility into your organization
  • Understand the terminology and jargon of analytics, business intelligence and statistics
  • Learn a wealth of practical applications for applying data analysis capability
  • Visualize both data and the results of your analysis for straightforward graphical presentation to stakeholders
  • Learn to estimate more accurately than ever, while accounting for variance, error, and Confidence Intervals
  • Practice creating a valuable array of plots and charts to reveal hidden trends and patterns in your data
  • Differentiate between "signal" and "noise" in your data
  • Understand and leverage different distribution models, and how each applies in the real world
  • Form and test hypotheses – use multiple methods to define and interpret useful predictions
  • Learn about statistical inference and drawing conclusions about the population

Who Can Benefit

  • Business Analyst, Business Systems Analyst, CBAP, CCBA
  • Systems, Operations Research, Marketing, and other Analysts
  • Project Manager, Program Manager, Team Leader, PMP, CAPM
  • Data Modelers and Administrators, DBAs
  • IT Manager, Director, VP
  • Finance Manager, Director, VP
  • Operations Supervisor, Manager, Director, VP
  • Risk Managers, Operations Risk Professionals
  • Process Improvement, Audit, Internal Consultants and Staff
  • Executives exploring cost reduction and process improvement options
  • Job seekers and those who want to show dedication to process improvement
  • Senior staff who make or recommend decisions to executives

Prerequisites

If you have basic familiarity with Excel, this three-day course can teach you practical applied analysis techniques to leverage data for relatively common decision making methods.

Course Details

1. Data Fundamentals

  • Course Overview and Level Set
  • Understanding "real-world" data
  • Types of Data
  • LAB: Getting started with our classroom data
  • Data-related Risk
  • Data Quality
  • LAB: Data Quality
  • LAB: Relationships in a dataset

2. Analysis Foundations

  • Statistical Practices: Overview
  • Domains of data analysis

3. Analyzing Data

  • Averages in data
  • Central Tendency
  • LAB: Hands-On – Central Tendency
  • LAB: Hands-On – Linear Regression
  • Overview of commonly useful distributions
  • Correlation
  • LAB: Distributions
  • Analytical Graphics for Data

4. Analytics & Modeling

  • ROI & Financial Decisions
  • Common uses of financial data
  • Common uses for random numbers
  • Demo / Lab – Random numbers in Excel
  • An introduction to Predictive Analytics
  • Demo / Lab – Getting started with R
  • Understanding Clustering
  • Fundamentals of Data Modeling
  • Understanding Data Warehousing

5. Visualizing & Presenting Data

  • Goals of Visualization
  • Visualization Essentials
  • Communicating Data-Driven Knowledge

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How do I pay for a class?

You can pay at the time of registration using credit card (Mastercard/Visa/American Express) cheque or PO.

What if I have training credits?

ExitCertified honors all savings programs from the partners we work with. ExitCertified also offers training credits across multiple partners through our FLEX Account.

When does class start/end?

Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.

Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?

Lunch is normally an hour long and begins at noon. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice are available all day in the kitchen. Fruit, muffins and bagels are served each morning. There are numerous restaurants near each of our centers, and some popular ones are indicated on the Area Map in the Student Welcome Handbooks - these can be picked up in the lobby or requested from one of our ExitCertified staff.

How can someone reach me during class?

If someone should need to contact you while you are in class, please have them call the center telephone number and leave a message with the receptionist.

What languages are used to deliver training?

Most courses are conducted in English, unless otherwise specified. Some courses will have the word "FRENCH" marked in red beside the scheduled date(s) indicating the language of instruction.

What does GTR stand for?

GTR stands for Guaranteed to Run; if you see a course with this status, it means this event is confirmed to run. View our GTR page to see our full list of Guaranteed to Run courses.

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Classromm confortable and enviroment. Instructir knowlegeable of course matarial but need to align to students working in the Canadian Federal Govt. ve US Federal govt.

Es recomendable, pero no puedo hablar sobre todos los cursos, solo el que tome que fue el de Spark trainning, en especifico ese curso, estuvo muy bueno, la verdad.

Course content and labs were helpful. The instructor was knowledgeable and easy to understand.

Awesome instructor with in-depth knowledge and the ability to present in a meaningful & understandable way. This course will provide a solid foundation within DataStage that can be used immediately. I highly recommend this course.

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