At PwC, we help our clients unlock the potential of digital to transform what they do, and how they do it. We have a proven track record of helping solve tomorrow’s problems today and we believe training and ongoing education is at the heart of this.
PwC’s Academy, the education and training business of PwC, has designed a suite of digital training courses for all levels of staff. Our goal is simple: to equip our clients with the knowledge and skills to embrace the many challenges of this new digital age.
This is an application focused intermediate course on Data and Analytics.
In this course, participants will learn what data analytics is, where it came from and how it applies to modern business. They will understand the fundamentals of data, get an introduction to basic data analytics techniques, and acquire the knowledge to apply these skills.
Participants will learn about the most common data types, basic principles, and data analytics packages. They will understand what PowerBI is and what it's used for. They will also get an introduction to advanced data analytics techniques such as Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Big Data.
This course is ideal for business professionals who do not have a technical/ IT background, irrespective of whether they are at entry level or are experienced professionals.
By the end of this course participants will be able to describe what data analytics is, and articulate why it is important. They will be able to apply basic data analysis principles, data extraction techniques, and data visualisation techniques.
With the help of a Data Analytics training expert, they will build simple dashboards to visualise data, and navigate the PowerBI user interface.Participants will understand the uses of artificial intelligence through practical case studies and understand how they can use AI in their organisations.
In this course, participants will cover: