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Overview

Data, the ‘fuel’ of the digital era, is one of the core assets in every organisation. Leading-edge companies in all industries are using analytics to help them make more accurate decisions. Managers collect and analyse these enormous data sets to identify past trends, unveil new patterns and get insights to make sense of Big Data.

This 2-day workshop provides an introduction to business analytics for professionals. Through a combination of seminars and case studies, participants will be equipped with the knowledge on data preparation and cleansing, effective data storytelling through visual analytics and will experience hands-on practice on the visualisation tool, Power BI.
 

Speakers / Trainers

What You’ll Learn

Overview of Data Analytics
  • To acquire a general understanding and overview of data analytics knowledge in business
Analytics Mindset
  • To apply analytics mindset to maximise the value from data analytics.
Data Literacy
  • To handle and manipulate multiple data sets, data preparation and cleansing.
Data Visualisation: Analysis to Insight
  • To grasp the concept of appropriate visual representation and to distinguish between effective and ineffective visuals.

Who Should Attend

  • Business Professionals who are interested in data analytics
  • Professionals who wish to leverage on data analytics tools to champion data-driven decision making in their organisation
 

Certificate and Assessment

A Certificate of Participation will be issued to participants who:
  • Attend 75% of the course
  • Undertake non-credit bearing assessment (during course)

Schedule

Day 1

8:30 am Registration and Introduction
9:00 am Data Analytics Foundation
10:00 am Teabreak and Networking
10:30 am Data Analytics Foundation
12:30 pm Lunch and Networking
1:30 pm Data Preparation and Cleansing
3:00 pm Teabreak
3:30 pm Data Preparation and Cleansing
5:30 pm End of Day 1

Day 2

8:30 am Registration and Recap
9:00 am Visual Analytics Foundation
10:00 am Teabreak and Networking
10:30 am Visual Analytics Foundation
12:30 pm Lunch and Networking
1:30 pm Visual Analytics in Practice (Power BI)
3:00 pm Teabreak
3:30 pm Visual Analytics in Practice (Power BI)
5:00 pm Assessment, Q&A, Summary
5:30 pm End of Day 2

Fees

Category Full Fee After SF Funding After SF Mid-Career
Enhanced Subsidy
Singapore Citizen (Below 40) / Singapore PR $1,070.00 $321.00 Not Eligible
Singapore Citizen (40 & above) $1,070.00 $321.00 $121.00
Non-Singaporeans $1,070.00 Not Eligible Not Eligible

Note:
  • All figures include GST. GST applies to individuals and Singapore-registered companies.
  • You can opt for either SF Series Funding or Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy. Both cannot be combined.

» Learn more about funding types available

Terms & Conditions:

SkillsFuture Funding


In order to be eligible for the 70% training grant awarded by SkillsFuture, applicants (and/or their sponsoring organisations where applicable) must:
  1.  Be a Singaporean Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident
  2.  Not receive any other funding from government sources in respect of the actual grant disbursed for the programme

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy

To be eligible for the 90% enhanced subsidy awarded, applicants (and/or their sponsoring organisations where applicable) must:
  1.  Be a Singaporean Citizen
  2.  Be at least 40 years old
  3.  Not receive any other funding from government sources in respect of the actual grant disbursed for the programme

SIT reserves the right to collect the balance of the programme fees (i.e. the potential grant amount) directly from the applicants (and/or their sponsoring organisations where applicable) should the above requirements not be fulfilled.

SIT reserves the right to make changes to published course information, including dates, times, venues, fees and instructors without prior notice.

Key Info

Venue SIT@Dover, 10 Dover Drive S138683
Time 08:30 AM to 06:00 PM
Date 13 Mar 2019 (Wed)
14 Mar 2019 (Thu)

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