Statistics for Managers Training Course

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Course Language

This course is delivered in English.

Course Code

statsman

Duration Duration

35 hours (usually 5 days including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

Exposure to statistical analysis result at work recommended but not required.

This course does not require in-depth mathematics skills.

Overview Overview

This course has been created for decision makers whose primary goal is not to do the calculation and the analysis, but to understand them.

The course uses a lot of pictures, diagrams, computer simulations, anecdotes and sense of humour to explain concepts and pitfalls of statistics.

Course Outline Course Outline

Introduction to Statistics

  • What are Statistics?
  • Importance of Statistics
  • Descriptive Statistics
  • Inferential Statistics
  • Variables
  • Percentiles
  • Measurement
  • Levels of Measurement
  • Basics of Data Collection
  • Distributions
  • Summation Notation
  • Linear Transformations

Common Pitfalls

  • Biased samples
  • Average, mean or median?
  • Misleading graphs
  • Semi-attached figures
  • Third variable problem
  • Ceteris paribus
  • Errors in reasoning
  • Understanding confidence level

Understanding Results

  • Describing Bivariate Data
  • Probability
  • Normal Distributions
  • Sampling Distributions
  • Estimation
  • Logic of Hypothesis Testing
  • Testing Means
  • Power
  • Prediction
  • ANOVA
  • Chi Square

Case Studies

  • Discussion about case studies chosen by the delegates.

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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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2 $6870 $6795 $5045
3 $5243 $5143 $3977
4 $4430 $4318 $3443
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SQL Fundamentals Remote Course Tue, Jul 12 2016, 9:30 am $750 / N/A

Upcoming Courses

VenueCourse DateCourse Price [Remote/Classroom]
MB, Winnipeg - 201 Portage AvenueMon, Jun 13 2016, 9:30 am$8250 / $12250
NS, Halifax - Purdy's WharfMon, Jun 13 2016, 9:30 am$8250 / $12250
QC, Quebec - Sainte FoyMon, Jun 13 2016, 9:30 am$8250 / $12250
BC, Vancouver Park PlaceMon, Jun 13 2016, 9:30 am$8250 / $12000
NB, Saint JohnMon, Jul 4 2016, 9:30 am$8250 / $13500

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