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Art of the possible – data science in government

This awareness-level course is aimed at managers explores what data science is, why it’s needed across government and how it is currently being used. Participants will also be signposted to the wider support networks and capability building options available.

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Training category
Data science
Type of training
Face to face
Length
Two hours
Provider
Office for National Statistics
Location
London, Newport, Titchfield

Government Statistician Group (GSG) – Foundation course

This course explores the key principles used in all aspects of the production and dissemination of official statistics.  Topics are introduced with some presentations, but learning is mainly driven through activities, case studies and discussions that draw on participants’ own experiences, knowledge and views.

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Training category
Government Statistician Group
Type of training
Face to face
Length
Two days
Provider
Good Practice Team
Location
London, Manchester

Intermediate editing and imputation

This classroom based session aims to introduce participants to the processes of editing and imputing in business and social surveys. The course considers the editing process of detecting and correcting errors in survey response data, as well as the imputation process of estimating for survey non-response.

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Training category
Analytical
Type of training
Face to face
Length
One day
Provider
Office for National Statistics
Location
London, Newport, Titchfield

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