Training schedule

18 Jan - 20 Jan, 2021
Online, instructor-led / English
10 Mar - 12 Oct, 2021
Online, instructor-led / English
26 May - 28 May, 2021
Online, instructor-led / English
5 Jul - 7 Jul, 2021
Online, instructor-led / English
29 Sep - 1 Oct, 2021
Online, instructor-led / English
22 Nov - 24 Nov, 2021
Online, instructor-led / English


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Data Scientist - Junior

Certified Data Science with Python

Learn the best practice for effective data analysis and machine learning with this practical training about data science with Python. Explore how Python can help you take the next step in your Data & AI career, guided by GoDataDriven’s Data Science experts in this 3-days course.

Attend our Free Training Taster Data Science with Python Foundation on Wednesday 20 January. Read More

Clients we've helped

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What you'll learn

Jupyter Notebooks

  • How to create interactive documents
  • The most useful tips and tricks (magics, and more.)
  • How to organize your project


  • Where the performance comes from
  • Some limits of the performance
  • About broadcasting and its advantages
  • How to work with shape conventions
  • The most useful NumPy functions and tricks


  • How to create plots with Matplotlib in other packages
  • More advanced plots with Seaborn
  • More expressive plotting libraries (plotnine or Altair)


  • How to perform data-wrangling tasks
  • The most important methods and functions in pandas
  • How to customize aggregations
  • How to organize code and use pandas pipelines
  • Understanding stateless transformations
  • How to automate logging in pandas

Machine Learning with scikit-learn

  • Machine Learning models
  • Data Transformations
  • Data Estimators
  • How to combine these into pipelines
  • How to automate everything in a grid search
  • How to write building blocks

The schedule

Day 1
  • Working with Jupyter notebooks in a sustainable way
  • How to do numerical computations and linear algebra with NumPy
  • Visualizing data with Matplotlib, Seaborn, and other packages
Day 2
  • Transforming and munging data with pandas
Day 3
  • Machine Learning principles and how to work with scikit-learn

learning journey

Data Science Learning Journey


Data Science with Python Foundation Certification

The exam and Data Science with Python Foundation certificate are included in the course. The exam can be taken directly after the training or at a moment of your choice. If you get at least 50% of the 50 multiple choice questions right, you will pass the exam and receive your certificate. More information about the exam can be found here. Prepare in advance with this Data Science with Python Foundation sample exam here. Please select “Data Science with Python Foundation (2021)” from the dropdown menu.

meet your trainer

James Hayward

Data Educator

James holds a Master’s degree in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Amsterdam (Cum Laude); a Master’s in Educational Leadership from UCL (Merit); and a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Manchester (First Class Honours). He is fluent in Python and its data science libraries, such as Pandas and Sci-kit Learn, and is proficient with the deep learning frameworks PyTorch and TensorFlow.

Flexible delivery

The Right Format For Your Preferred Learning Style

In-Classroom & In-Company Training
Online, Instructor-Led Training
Hybrid and Blended Learning
Self-Paced Training
Get in touch with the experts

Have any questions?

Contact Gert-Jan Steltenpool, the sales director of GoDataDriven Academy if you want to know more. He’ll be happy to help you!

You can reach him by phone as well at +31 6 4214 0783

Course: Certified Data Science with Python Foundation Training

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