National CAE Designated Institution
  • Online, Instructor-Led
  • Classroom
Course Description

This course provides instruction on collecting, analyzing, and reporting on data that can drive priorities and lead business decision making. This overview includes, but is not limited to, mining data, manipulating data, visualizing and reporting data, applying basic statistical methods, and analyzing complex data sets. This class will help students gain the skills required for the nationally recognized CompTIA Data+ certification exam.

Learning Objectives

  • A. identify basic concepts of data schemas and dimensions;
  • B. use appropriate visualization techniques to properly design a report or dashboard;
  • C. understand and execute data mining and data manipulation techniques;
  • D. apply key analytical and statistical techniques related to data analysis; and
  • E. summarize and utilize data quality control, governance, and management concepts.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.