Data Shrinkage for Government Training Course

Primary tabs

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

Course Code

datashrinkgov

Bookings, Prices and Enquiries

Guaranteed to run even with a single delegate!
Public Classroom Public Classroom
From $7350
(98)
Public Classroom
Participants from multiple organisations. Topics usually cannot be customised
Private Classroom
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.
Private Remote
The instructor and the participants are in two different physical locations and communicate via the Internet

The more delegates, the greater the savings per delegate. Table reflects price per delegate and is used for illustration purposes only, actual prices may differ.

Number of Delegates Public Classroom Private Remote
1 $7350 $5050
2 $4125 $2900
3 $3050 $2183
4 $2513 $1825
Cannot find a suitable date? Choose Your Course Date >>
Too expensive? Suggest your price

Related Categories


Upcoming Courses

VenueCourse DateCourse Price [Remote / Classroom]
BC, Burnaby Mon, Apr 10 2017, 9:30 am$5050 / $7450
ON, London - London City CentreMon, Apr 10 2017, 9:30 am$5050 / $7410
ON, Scarborough – 10 Milner Business CourtMon, Apr 10 2017, 9:30 am$5050 / $7410
AB, Calgary – One Executive PlaceMon, Apr 10 2017, 9:30 am$5050 / $7550
ON, Markham - Trillium Executive CentreWed, Apr 12 2017, 9:30 am$5050 / $7350

Course Discounts

Course Discounts Newsletter

We respect the privacy of your email address. We will not pass on or sell your address to others.
You can always change your preferences or unsubscribe completely.

Some of our clients