Data Shrinkage for Government Training Course

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Course Language

This course is delivered in English.

Course Code

datashrinkgov

Duration Duration

14 hours (usually 2 days including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

Overview Overview

Course Outline Course Outline

Why shrink data

Relational databases

  • Introduction
  • Aggregation and disaggregation
  • Normalisation and denormalisation
  • Null values and zeroes
  • Joining data
  • Complex joins

Cluster analysis

  • Applications
  • Strengths and weaknesses
  • Measuring distance
  • Hierarchical clustering
  • K-means and derivatives
  • Applications in Government

Factor analysis

  • Concepts
  • Exploratory factor analysis
  • Confirmatory factor analysis
  • Principal component analysis
  • Correspondence analysis
  • Software
  • Applications in Government

Predictive analytics

  • Timelines and naming conventions
  • Holdout samples
  • Weights of evidence
  • Information value
  • Scorecard building demonstration using a spreadsheet
  • Regression in predictive analytics
  • Logistic regression in predictive analytics
  • Decision Trees in predictive analytics
  • Neural networks
  • Measuring accuracy
  • Applications in Government

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Public Classroom Public Classroom
Participants from multiple organisations. Topics usually cannot be customised
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Participants are from one organisation only. No external participants are allowed. Usually customised to a specific group, course topics are agreed between the client and the trainer.
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The instructor and the participants are in two different physical locations and communicate via the Internet
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Self-study courses allow you to learn at your own pace on your own time. There is no live instructor involved. The participants use recorded video, quizzes and reading at their own convenience.
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1 $6300 $6300 $4000
2 $3400 $3325 $2175
3 $2433 $2333 $1567
4 $1950 $1838 $1263
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Course Venue Course Date Course Price [Remote/Classroom]
SQL Fundamentals Remote Course Tue, Jul 12 2016, 9:30 am $750 / N/A

Upcoming Courses

VenueCourse DateCourse Price [Remote/Classroom]
ON, Ottawa - Fairmont Chateau LaurierTue, Jun 14 2016, 9:30 am$4000 / $6700
BC, Vancouver Park PlaceWed, Jun 15 2016, 9:30 am$4000 / $6400
NS, Halifax - Purdy's WharfTue, Jun 28 2016, 9:30 am$4000 / $6500
ON, Oakville - Glen AbbeyTue, Jun 28 2016, 9:30 am$4000 / $6360
ON, Scarborough – 10 Milner Business CourtWed, Jun 29 2016, 9:30 am$4000 / $6360

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