Big Data and Data Science training

Develop your skills and become truly independent from consultancy companies.

The most-experienced trainers to develop your Big Data and Data Science skills

Increase your skills and experience with Hadoop and Big Data solutions and become truly independent from consultancy services. Our skilled trainers have world-class knowledge and years of experience in the field of Big Data and Data Science.

Training curriculum

Training is organized through our parent company's training department, Xebia Education.

Data Science training

GoDataDriven offers Data Science for anyone involved in Data Science, ranging from overview training for C-level executives interested in the basics of Data Science to extensive and hands-on training for (aspiring) data scientists.

Leading the data-driven organization

Interested in what it means for an enterprise to be DataDriven, what Data Science is and what it can bring to your organization? Specifically designed for CIO/CTO, HR Manager or product owner, this one-day course provides understanding of what DataDriven, Big Data, and Data Science mean, what they can bring and what the qualifications data scientists need to have. Our experienced trainer will share best-practices and leads a discussion about the organizational challenges and how to address these challenges.

One day, € 595. Find out more about this training, including full programme, dates and registration.

Cloudera Introduction to Data Science

This Cloudera introduction to Data Science is an excellent starting point for aspiring data scientists. In this three-day course you will become familiar with the most important elements of Data science, like data cleaning and formatting, machine learning algorithms, and basic statistics. At the end of the course, you will have built a working recommendation engine. A basic knowledge of programming is required for this course.

Three days, € 1995. Find out more about this training, including full programme, dates and registration.

Introduction to R

R has become a standard in Data Science for data mining, cleaning, modelling, and machine learning. R is open-source, has excellent documentation and is supported by a strong community. In this two-day course, we will teach you the basics of the R language and visualisation using ggplot. As a bonus, we teach you the basics of ScaleR, RevolutionAnalytics' high performance extensions to R.

Two days, € 1195. Find out more about this training, including full programme, dates and registration.

Creating practical and beautiful visualisations with R

In this 1-day course you will learn about the advanced visualisation capabilities of R. At the end of the training you will be able to create beautiful visualisations using the ggplot2 library, understand how to plot visualisations using maps, be able to work with shiny and also understand how to prepare data for plotting with dplyr and reshape2. Besides creating beautiful visualisations, we will also focus on what makes visualisations understandible so that they support your message and not distort it.

One day, € 595. Find out more about this training, including full programme, dates and registration.

Advanced Analytics with R

Learn all about the advanced analytics capabilities of R. At the end of this two-day course you will be able to write performing as well as functional R code, understand advanced machine learning algorithms, write automated analytics scripts, and learn how to work with Shiny. We will also focus on the theory behind popular machine learning algorithms and even explain a bit about the math behind it.

Two days, € 1195. Find out more about this training, including full programme, dates and registration.

Data Science with Python

Learn all about the relevant packages and tools to do data science in Python. In this three-day course we cover the tools and packages that help you solve your day-to-day data science needs. Specifically you will learn how to work with numpy, pandas, matplotlib, and scikit-learn; we will teach how to use the Jupyter environment and how to leverage its notebooks. Added to that, we will show you how the command line to speed up some everyday tasks relevant to data science

Three days, € 1795. Find out more about this training, including full programme, dates and registration.

Data Science Accelerator Program

The Data Science Accelerator Program is a one-year program, delivered in Amsterdam by world-class industry practitioners. It provides aspiring data scientists with intensive on- and off-site instruction, access to an extensive network of speakers, mentors, and coaching.

One year program. Find out more


The trainer was very knowledgeable and encouraged group participation and interaction during the training.

Gunnar Gleiche
CIMT AG