Intro 2 Data Program

A Gentle Introduction to Data and Digital Careers.

This course is for anyone and everyone interested in knowing more about data and how it is used in business. It is designed as a beginners course. Whether you have previously worked with data or not, we can guarantee that you will understand it! 

To do this course you will need:

 
You may be eligible for a free or discounted price.

Hybrid learning with live online sessions and pre-recorded videos.

Start:

April ’22

Duration:

6-8 weeks

Time commitment:

15 hours a week including homework

Notes:

New cohorts every 2 months.

Do you think getting into data is hard?

We Believe Anyone Can Do Data.

Do you think getting into data is hard?

We Believe Anyone Can Do Data.

Why choose data?

The World Needs Data. Data Needs You.

Why choose data?

The World Needs Data. Data Needs You.

Course Highlights

During this course, you will learn
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Learning outcomes

A framework to learn data skills

We guide you through a methodology to learn data related skills easily.

Fundamentals of everything data

We will teach you the basics of data management including – data modelling, databases, data analysis, data governance, AI, ML.

How to accelerate your learning

We show you how to use modern tools, your network and peer groups to accelerate learning.

How to increase chances of employment

We also provide key soft skills training that might end up being the key differentiator when it comes to securing a position. 

Extras

Get more, pay less

The benefits don’t end there. For all our learners, we also provide these extra features.

Special access to events

Unique opportunity to network with industry professionals. 

Lifetime access

to resources like templates, documents and videos. 

Showcase your live projects

applied learning on real world projects added to your portfolio.

COURSE OUTLINE

Data Discovery and Collection

You will be introduced to guidelines to ask the right questions to business stakeholders to build data points that makes up a business. You will also be trained to read existing technical systems through SQL queries.
 
This enables you to combine the technical view and the business knowledge to collect and the discover the full scope of data.

Data Cataloguing and Classification

You will learn to organise, catalogue and classify your collected data. We will also train you in GDPR principles and the risk matrix to understand which data is important and why.
 
This enables you to combine your curated data with criticality to present information to business stakeholders.

Data Analysis

You will learn to analyse the curated data and give it the right context for better decision making. 
We will also train you to present the analysed data through story telling & data visualisation tools like Tableau and PowerBI.

Data Operations and Quality

You will learn to create an end-to-end data quality program to build trust in data. This also includes learning to cleanse the data according to the definition of good data. We will train you to identify validations and rules around data quality and apply them. And, also perform data quality issue management.

Data Management 

You will learn to define, document and understand data operations and processes to reduce risk and guarantee quality. We will train you to work with incident and issue management practices and help rectify data issues. Also, learn to help build workflows around approval management processes and the data management lifecycle.

FAQs

Yes, you will receive a certificate of completion from us on completing your course. 
You can learn data skills with commitment, practice and application of knowledge. Data jobs are flexible and can be done from anywhere. There are a variety of roles of different complexity and not all roles are highly technical. See it for yourself, take the You-can-do-data test.
Data skills are in high demand, but there aren’t enough data people around.
We train and prepare you for Data Analyst role. When you finish our course, we are also happy to guide you to further your knowledge of data and get into data analytics, data engineering and data science roles.
No. All we need is your commitment to the course. Employers, too, are now focusing on skills rather than other markers like experience, age, background etc., primarily driven by demand in the sector. 
We match mentors who provide a one-on-one guidance and support during the course. Our partners play a huge role in providing us guidance, internships and recruitment. You will be a part of the alumni network of our mentors and students after course completion.
By the end of the course, you will have a very good understanding fo the fundamental principles of data management, key skills required for jobs like data analyst & data manager. Our capstone projects helps you apply the skills you learnt throughout the course where you experience how it works in the real-world.
All you need is motivation, commitment, a computer and an internet connection. We welcome all skill levels ( beginners upwards). 
We can help you pick the programme that fits you best.

Yes, we would like to talk to you about your interests, motivations, time commitments and other details. This is an opportunity for us to know a little more about you and for you to ask us your questions, if any. We will email to arrange a call with you.

Each cohort of learners will learn through online sessions and pre-recorded videos, course work, Q&A sessions and a capstone project. To help with the learning, each  learner will be assigned a mentor, with whom they can discuss the learning and career prospects. Learners will be assessed on the assignments and the capstone project.  Learners also get support in building their employability skills like adaptive communication, time management and collaboration. Learners will Data aligned tools like SQL, Excel and PowerBI. Learners also get support building resumes, building their LinkedIn profiles and attending interviews for jobs in data.To graduate, the learners must demonstrate required knowledge, understanding and practical skills. 

You need a computer with internet to learn and do assignments. Most tools or applications you will need are free. We will help you access the specialised tools you may need to complete the program at no extra cost.

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