Jul 06, 2020 - Jul 05, 2021
Data Analysts are some of the most important employees in any business structure.
Our support team have been there and done that - they are experienced practitioners of data science in various fields such as Utilities, Retail and Financial Services; with a solid academic background.
The course is built around solving actual problems whilst learning about the latest data analytics techniques.
EXPLORE prides itself on the practicality of the course. Participants must be able to apply the skills/knowledge that they acquired to do amazing things.
Participants will have extended access to the material that are covered in the course, allowing them to revisit the techniques to keep it fresh in their mind.
This course will provide students with the knowledge, skills and experience to get a job as a data analyst - which requires a mix of programming, statistical understanding and the ability to apply both skills in new and challenging domains. The course will teach students to gather data, apply statistical analysis to answer questions with that data and make their insights and information as actionable as possible.Download Full Syllabus
Students will gain an overview of the fundamental skills required to be a data analyst. They will learn how to clean, analyse and visualise data as well as how to effectively communicate the findings to drive actionable interventions. The tools to be used will be Excel, Power BI, Microsoft SQL and GSuite.
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 data science instructors are unmatched. Simply put: students learn from the best.
Jaco is a Lead Data Scientist in the EXPLORE Data Science Academy. He has spent the bulk of his career on scientific and industrial research and holds a PhD in Mechanical Engineering with a focus on mathematical modelling and optimisation.
Jason holds a Master's in Physics and loves to explore the way the universe works. He's recently found a home in data science, and now likes to build self-driving cars for fun. He currently works in the content creation side of the academy, working towards bringing Data Science to all parts of South Africa.
Dewald is an actuary and senior data scientist. He was one of the first brave souls to join the EXPLORE ship in 2016. He is managing EXPLORE's learning platform, Athena, and leading the corporate training - 2/3 day bootcamps to upskill employees.
Four megatrends are fundamentally changing the shape of our world:
Data Analytics is the skillset used to harness the power of these tectonic shifts in our world. Over the last 4 years, the rise of job opportunities for data analysts has become almost level to those traditionally seen for software engineering positions.
We don’t just admit individual students to our program; we curate a community. Our students come from a myriad of backgrounds and previous career paths — insuring that a diversity of thought, experience, and perspective are not only invited, but actively sought.
Submit your application on our website and complete a quiz that will challenge your problem solving capabilities.
Complete our online bootcamp that will test your knowledge and skills that are relevant to this course.
Have an interview at our campus for the final step in the admissions process.
|Cohort Start Date||Location||Status|
|Jul 06, 2020 - Jul 05, 2021||JHB||Closing Soon – Apply Now|
EXPLORE students get jobs, period. As a graduate of our Data Science Bootcamp, get a job within six months of graduation or get your money back (see eligibility terms). From weekly 1:1 career coaching sessions, to mock interviews, to employer introductions, the seasoned Career Services team behind our student success stories is dedicated to helping our students launch lifelong careers in data science.
Every student receives 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.
EXPLORE students change careers with confidence thanks to our money-back guarantee: you’ll receive a job offer within six months, or we’ll refund your full tuition. (See eligibility terms.)
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.
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