On this Firebrand course, you'll get the knowledge and skills you need to participate in your businesses big data and analytics projects.
In just five days, you'll get practical foundation-level training, including an introduction to big data analytics technology and tools. Firebrand's unique Lab | Lecture | Review approach means you'll get hands on experience of how these methods are applied to real world business challenges by a practicing data scientist.
The course takes an "Open", technology-neutral approach. This includes a final lab which addresses a big data analytics challenge by applying the concepts taught in the course in the context of the Data Analytics Lifecycle.
Firebrand's training for EMC's Data Science Associate certification will teach you how to use advanced analytic methods and big data analytics tools like MapReduce and Hadoop. After completing this course, you'll have the skills to:
You will also have knowledge of the following areas:
This course is ideal for anyone who wants to build an understanding of Data Science, including managers of business intelligence teams, data and database professionals and current business/data analysts.
Firebrand's course will prepare you for for the Proven™ Professional Data Scientist Associate (EMCDSA) Certification Exam - which you'll take during the course. This is covered by your Certification Guarantee.
You'll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training Centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:
This exam is a qualifying exam for the Data Science Associate (EMCDSA) certification.
Please note: Firebrand's EMCDSA course does not follow an accelerated schedule. Training days are from 9 to 6. However, delegates have access to our labs for self study after the teaching hours. Our instructor will be there to assist with any questions and reviews.
Your accelerated course includes:
You should possess:
Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.
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"A great experience training with Firebrand, considering this had to be done remotely due to COVID-19. Interactive and approachable. "
Anonymous (29/6/2020 (Monday) to 3/7/2020 (Friday))
"Firebrand are a fantastic organisation dedicated to ensuring each and every student goes away with the knowledge and credentials to progress their career. From the Mentors, to the Tutors, to the team at the training centers, Everyone really cares about making sure you have the best possible experience and learn everything you could possibly need to progress in your field. "
Jay Cooper, Bourne Leisure. (11/11/2019 (Monday) to 15/11/2019 (Friday))
"Good pace, detailed explanation of course content, clear delivery."
Anonymous. (17/12/2018 (Monday) to 20/12/2018 (Thursday))
"A good, very fast paced course. It gave me a good idea of what a MSc in data science/statistics would entail."
N.L.. (17/12/2018 (Monday) to 20/12/2018 (Thursday))
"As always, great experience. Lots of material covered. It will be key to put it into practice in the upcoming months."
Jason Verhaeghe, CPU BVBA. (17/12/2018 (Monday) to 20/12/2018 (Thursday))