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Understanding Data and Basic Statistics

This practical, two-day workshop will present an overview of the manipulations of data that are often required prior to statistical analysis. Topics will include dealing with outliers, combining data from different sources, calculating annual average growth rates, weighting and smoothing data and constructing indexes. It was also cover basic statistical methods used in describing data […]

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Date
From 21st May 2018 9:30 am to 22nd May 2018 5:30 pm
Venue
Economics, Management & Leadership (EML) Learning, London
Rates
Standard rate £600 + VAT
Students £100 + VAT
Concessionary rate (ONS Staff, RSS Members, RES Members and Academics) £400 + VAT

City Data Conference: from Analytics to AI

Nesta is hosting the City Data Conference: from Analytics to AI, a day-long event which will explore the latest data innovations helping cities and local governments provide better services.

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Date
24th May 2018 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Venue
Nesta, 58 Victoria Embankment, London, EC4Y 0DS

Big Data & Data Science explained – London

The Learning Academy is offering Big Data & Data Science explained sessions. This is a 60-minute bite-sized taught course, that aims to explain what big data and data science is through the use of case studies and examples from across the world and Government

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Date
29th May 2018 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Venue
Office for National Statistics, Meeting room 3 , Drummond Gate , London , SW1V 2QQ

Art of The Possible session- London

The Learning Academy is offering Art of The Possible sessions. This is a 2-hour bite-sized taught course, aimed at Senior Managers (SEO+) across the ONS and GSS. The course explains what new tools and techniques are covered by Data Science and the opportunities they present, so that leaders can provide a clear vision for their […]

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Date
29th May 2018 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Venue
Office for National Statistics, 1 Drummond Gate , London , SW1V 2QQ

Extended deadlines to apply for MSc in Data Analytics for Government modules from January (ONS Newport)

Deadlines have been extended to apply for 3 MDataGov modules being delivered at ONS Newport Following on the launch of the MSc in Data Analytics for Government (MDataGov), the ONS Data Science Campus and the ONS Learning Academy are pleased to announce that Oxford Brookes University will deliver these. You can take the modules on a […]

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Date
From 21st May 2018 to 11th June 2018
Venue
Data Science Campus, Newport

Art of The Possible session – Newport

  The Learning Academy is offering Art of The Possible sessions. This is a 2-hour bite-sized taught course, aimed at Senior Managers (SEO+) across the ONS and GSS. The course explains what new tools and techniques are covered by Data Science and the opportunities they present, so that leaders can provide a clear vision for […]

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Date
12th June 2018 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Venue
Office for National Statistics , Cardiff Road, Newport, NP10 8XG

GSG Career Checkpoint Course – London

  This course is intended for Statistical Officers/Data Scientists who have previously attended the GSG Induction and GSG Foundation courses. The aim of the session is to enable staff to review and reflect on their progress to date, discuss career challenges (and how they can be overcome) and explore what support is needed/available to make […]

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Date
12th June 2018 9:15 am to 5:00 pm
Venue
ETC Venues, Drummond Gate , London , SW1V 2HJ

Additional date for Effective Tables and Graphs course

Due to high demand, an additional date has been added for GSS colleagues to book on to the popular Effective Tables and Graphs for Official Statistics data visualisation course. Run by the Good Practice Team (GPT), this half-day course provides an understanding of the fundamental design decisions and strategies needed to present statistical information effectively […]

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Date
13th June 2018 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Venue
London

European Master in Official Statistics (EMOS) webinar series

The European Master in Official Statistics (EMOS) continues its online webinar series in the new year. The 2018 EMOS webinar progamme covers 12 sessions of 60 minutes each and will be running roughly twice a month on Wednesdays 16:15–17:30 CET from January to June 2018. Join the opening session on 10 January by Mariana Kotzeva, acting […]

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Date
From 1st January 2018 to 30th June 2018
Venue
Online

Statistical Training Short Course Programme 2017-18 and Level 5 in Statistics and Analysis

Statistical Training Short Course Programme 2017-18 What is it? The analytical short courses provide you with an overview of statistical and analytical techniques. This classroom based learning will also strengthen and update your professional skills and knowledge in the main methods used in Official Statistics. The courses cover a wide range of topics following the […]

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Date
From 1st October 2017 to 30th June 2018
Venue
Newport
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