Practical Data Science

5 Day Course
Hands On

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Classroom Virtual Classroom Private Group - Virtual Self-Paced Online


An introduction to Statistics, R, Python, Analytics, Data Science and Machine Learning. Sets up practitioners with working knowledge of whole field of data science, along with immediate practical knowledge of key analytical tasks.

This 5-day course is hands-on, practical and workshop based. It is the start of an experienced developer’s journey towards becoming a Data Scientist. If you are a software engineer, in business intelligence, or you are an SQL specialist, this is the course for you.

By attending this course you will learn how to become a professional Data Scientist. You're going to be able to demystify and understand the language around data science and understand the core concepts of analytics and automation. You'll also develop practical, hands-on, advanced skills in Python, targeted towards data analysis and Machine Learning and R, so you can create sophisticated statistical models.


At the end of the course attendees will know:

  • Fundamental concepts of Data Science
  • Methodologies used in Machine Learning
  • Summary statistics and how to use statistical inference to analyse data
  • Hands on R programming language for numerical analysis
  • Hands on Python programming language for numerical analysis
  • Most used simple machine learning algorithms

At the end of the course attendees will be able to:

  • Speak the language of data scientists
  • Write R or Python programs to analyse data
  • Understand a R or Python program in the context of data analytics
  • Explore and visualise data using R or Python
  • Build working machine learning models

Target Audience

For fledging data science practitioners, and for IT professionals who wish to move to the exciting world of data analytics and machine learning.

Training Partners

We work with the following best of breed training partners using our bulk buying power to bring you a wider range of dates, locations and prices.


Course Topics (14 topics)

  • Introduction to Data Science
  • Machine Learning: Method
  • Introduction to Python
  • Data Science and Numerical Python
  • R: Intro
  • Data Preparation in R
  • Data Science and Exploration in R
  • Introduction to Mathematics
  • Mathematics: Statistics
  • Mathematics: Algorithms
  • Python Machine Learning
  • Machine Learning: Clustering Python
  • Machine Learning: Classification Python
  • Machine Learning: Deep Learning Python


  • GCSE level mathematics or above. Alternatively, familiar and comfortable with logical and mathematical thinking
  • Familiar with basic knowledge of programming: variables, scope, functions

Scheduled Dates

Please select from the dates below to make an enquiry or booking.


Different pricing structures are available including special offers. These include early bird, late availability, multi-place, corporate volume and self-funding rates. Please arrange a discussion with a training advisor to discover your most cost effective option.

Code Location Duration Price Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug
Virtual Classroom (Attend From Anywhere)
5 Days $5,365
QADMPPDS 5 Days $5,365

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