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Introduction to the Code of Practice for Statistics

Date
27th November 2019 9:00am to 11:00am
Venue
Office For National Statistics, 1 Drummond Gate, London, SW1V 2QQ

Description:

This is one of three GSS-wide courses featuring three popular training courses – Introduction to the Code of Practice for Statistics, Introduction to Reproducible Analytical Pipelines (RAP) and Writing about Statistics. You can attend all courses, or just the ones that suit you.

Course details:

This is an introductory session aimed at statistical producers. It covers:

  • how the Code of Practice for Statistics works in practice
  • the UK statistical system
  • the difference between official, National and experimental statistics, and management information
  • case studies to show how the code has been applied in the past

Learning outcomes:

After attending this course, participants will have gained knowledge of:

  • the UK statistical system
  • the framework for the Code of Practice for Statistics
  • the pillars of Trustworthiness, Quality and Value and relevant principles and practices

How to book:

If you are interested in attending this event, please contact gsshelp@statistics.gov.uk.