At 10 hrs/week
May 16, 2021
EXPLORE's comprehensive nano-qualifications are SETA accredited and offer a cluster of data skills which equip learners to tackle specific problems or projects. Skill sets are curated to ensure they can be applied in the workplace from day 1.
You'll learn theory, tools and technology in a fast-paced and fun online environment, supported by wise and generous tech specialists who delight in learning.
The amount of data being generated is growing exponentially. Never has there been so much data produced, consumed and analysed. Being able to work with ever increasing data sets is a core skill of the future. In this course we teach learners how to build vast data lakes that connect various data sources so that the team is able to extract insights quickly.
Intro to cloud computing
Pros and cons of cloud computing
AWS services & overview
Set up IAM policies
Storing data in S3 buckets
Spin up an EC2 instance
Security, Identity and compliance
Networking and content delivery
Big Data Architecture
Hardoop vs Spark
Big Data Software
Introduction to data warehouses
Implementing data warehouses on AWS
Introduction to data lakes
Implementing data lakes on AWS
Task boundaries and monitoring
A cat has 32 muscles in each ear
EXPLORE has your best interests at heart. We want to give you the best chance of success!
After years of helping students get hired, we’ve developed a proven framework for leading a successful job search. Nearly every single student who has followed these guidelines has been hired.
EXPLORE's personal development curriculum, THRIVE, forms part of each student's learning journey. Creative, fun content delivered through a cutting-edge platform exposes participants to a host of additional content to support, guide, stretch and stimulate learning.
Every student has access to a dedicated career coach who will mentor students through an effective job search via resume review, mock interviews, and strategies for building a job opportunity pipeline and getting a foot in the door at top-choice companies.
At EXPLORE we firmly believe that learning can be fun, even when the content is complex. Our highly experienced course designers are able to share their insights and wisdom through our innovative learning platform and video-first approach. Take a look at what you can expect when joining us:
EXPLORE really attracts some of the most talented, creative, and hardworking individuals I've met.
I found my passion and where I belong. And I'm just so grateful.
I found it exceedingly thrilling and filled with engrossing content and challenges that optimized the whole learning experience.
We take teaching seriously. Great teachers inspire us to connect with topics on a profound level. With experience in the field and the classroom, our course designers and instructors are unmatched.
Simply put: students learn from the best.
Aidan is a director of EXPLORE and is the lead data scientist on EXPLORE Utilities. He is a co-founder of the Data Science Academy and was core to the initial setup of the flagship Data Science course.
Jonathan has his PhD in Genetics. He decided to leave the world of Academia and pair his unique perspective and insight with Data Science in order to see what strange and interesting things unfold. He also unashamedly prefers tea to coffee.
Xolisa is a Data Saiyantist who is currently pursuing a degree in Pure Mathematics and Applied Statistics. His passions include learning, networking, and just being a joker.
If he is not working he is either starting a new diet, a new training program, or googling “how to get a six-pack in two weeks.” Point is he likes fitness.
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You will now be directed to your Student Dashboard to complete your application.
At EXPLORE we believe that talented individuals should be able to access opportunities to uncover their potential and realise their dreams. We are dedicated to make learning more accessible.
The EXPLORE loan is designed to do exactly that. With 36 months to pay off your studies, our intention is to offer a competitive and affordable financing option.
Naturally, we need some details and documents from you to get your application started.
The next step in your application journey is to complete a 30 question multiple choice aptitude quiz. We’re looking at your logic, problem-solving and numeracy skills. No preparation is required.
You can access the quiz from the Assessments tab of your Student Dashboard at any time.