Data Fundamentals for Business

As Alberta’s technology industry continues to rapidly grow, understanding data and analysis continues to be one of the top digital skills needed by Alberta employers.

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This 3-week workshop will train you to understand the fundamentals of data analytics along with the basic math skills required for efficiently processing data commonly seen in businesses across a wide range of industries. These in-demand skill sets will give you an edge in your everyday job or help you to understand data insights as you transition to a new career or opportunity. Throughout the duration of the training, you will be introduced to the different aspects of data analytics in business, including data governance and strategy, and will learn the fundamentals of creating and evaluating a basic data set.   

Data Fundamentals for Business can be accessed through a hybrid learning environment, where you will be able to engage with the instructor and content in-person or live online, as well as work on individual online learning activities on your time.  

This workshop will be digitally badged, allowing you to highlight your skills with your network. Data Fundamentals for Business is the first workshop in a series of three as part of a new Data Analyst Microcredential. The second workshop will launch early 2022.  

In-person workshops take place at NorQuest College, Edmonton Downtown Campus.

This project was made possible by funding from the Government of Alberta.

Online content requires access to an internet connection.  

Data Fundamentals for Business

Location:
Downtown Campus
Room:
3-120
Tuition & Fees:
CAD $250.00 + GST
Prerequisites:
None

Custom training

We focus on the partnership. We want to support our client's success and prosperity. Whether we use our existing continuing education courses and build on that, or if we start from scratch, we will work with you to deliver results. We customize curriculum based on your business or organizational needs. Talk to us today.

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Save on the cost of training

Whether you are an individual or an organization looking for training for your staff, the Canada-Alberta Job Grant can help save on the costs. Many of our continuing education and custom training programs qualify for the grant. What does that mean? With the grant, you can save two-thirds of the costs.

For details on which courses and programs qualify, talk to one of our program officers.

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Workplace Skills Contact Information

Contact us for more information about our Workplace Skills programs and courses.

Phone:
1.866.534.6480
Email:
continuingeducation@norquest.ca
Main Office:
10230 108 St NW
Room C100
Edmonton, AB Canada T5J 1L4
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