Workshop Feature(s):

  • Group Discount Available
  • Virtual Workshop Discount Available

Overview

Big Data Science School is pleased to offer the Big Data Science Professional Certification Workshop on April 16-18, 2017 in Gulf Standard Time.

  • This bootcamp-style training session is organized into 3 one-day courses, as described in the Agenda below.
  • The base price is $699.00 USD for each workshop day. There is a 10% discount for those who register for all three courses.
  • The registration fee includes all required materials and text books. All courseware provided is printed in full-color.
  • All participants that complete the workshop will receive a Certificate of Completion.
  • Those that pass the exams required for the Certified Big Data Science Professional designation will receive official certificate for this designation and will have access to the benefits associated with this certification.
  • As an added benefit to registering for this workshop, Pearson VUE exam vouchers can be purchased at a significant discount. See the Workshop Registration page for details.
  • Several of the course modules provided by this workshop also apply toward additional certifications, as explained at Big Data Science School Certification Matrix.
  • Please note that seating in this workshop is limited.

More about this workshop:

Workshop Materials A list of the materials and text books that are included in the registration fee.

Agenda The individual courses are briefly described and links to full course outlines are provided.

Schedule

Registration The registration cost is provided together with a link to the registration page and information regarding the cancellation policy.

Location Details regarding the planned location of the workshop.

Benefits and Discounts A summary of the additional benefits and discounts workshop registrants are entitled to.

Exams and Certification An explanation of how to take exams and get certified upon completion of the workshop.

Agenda

Day 1 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM / Sunday, April 16, 2017)
Fundamental Big Data

Foundational course that establishes a basic understanding of Big Data from business and technology perspectives, including common benefits, challenges and adoption issues.

[ outline ]

Day 2 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM / Monday, April 17, 2017)
Big Data Analysis & Technology Concepts

Explores contemporary analysis practices, technologies and tools for Big Data environments at a conceptual level, focusing on common analysis functions and features of Big Data solutions.

[ outline ]

Day 3 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM / Tuesday, April 18, 2017)
Big Data Analysis & Technology Lab

A hands-on lab providing a series of real-world exercises for assessing and establishing Big Data environments, and for solving problems using Big Data analysis techniques and tools.

[ outline ]


Note that the courses in this workshop correspond to the following Big Data Science Certified Professional Courses: Module 1, Module 2, Module 3

Schedule

Time Day 1
(Sunday)
Day 2
(Monday)
Day 3
(Tuesday)
08:30 - 09:00WebEx Connection OpenWebEx Connection OpenWebEx Connection Open
09:00 - 10:30 BDSCP Module 1: Fundamental Big Data
(cont'd)
BDSCP Module 2: Big Data Analysis & Technology Concepts
(cont'd)
BDSCP Module 3: Big Data Analysis & Technology Lab
(cont'd)
10:30 - 10:45 Break
10:45 - 12:00 BDSCP Module 1: Fundamental Big Data
(cont'd)
BDSCP Module 2: Big Data Analysis & Technology Concepts
(cont'd)
BDSCP Module 3: Big Data Analysis & Technology Lab
(cont'd)
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch Break
13:00 - 14:30 BDSCP Module 1: Fundamental Big Data
(cont'd)
BDSCP Module 2: Big Data Analysis & Technology Concepts
(cont'd)
BDSCP Module 3: Big Data Analysis & Technology Lab
(cont'd)
14:30 - 14:45 Break
14:45 - 16:00 BDSCP Module 1: Fundamental Big Data
(cont'd)
BDSCP Module 2: Big Data Analysis & Technology Concepts
(cont'd)
BDSCP Module 3: Big Data Analysis & Technology Lab
(cont'd)
After 16:00Discussion, Q&A
(optional)
Discussion, Q&A
(optional)
Discussion, Q&A
(optional)

Registration

  • The base price is $699.00 USD for each workshop day. There is a 10% discount for those who register for all three courses.
  • To secure a seat in this workshop, please send in your registration information as early as possible.
  • You can register online or by fax by visiting the Workshop Registration page.
  • Accepted payment methods include Credit Card (Visa, Master Card, AmEx), PayPal, Wire Transfer or Check.

Cancellation Policy for Public Workshops: You are entitled to a full refund of the registration fee up until 14 days before the workshop start date. After 14 days you are entitled to a full credit of the registration that can be applied to future workshops.

Location

This workshop is taking place virtually via Cisco WebEx in Gulf Standard Time. Additional instructions will be provided separately upon registration.

Benefits & Discounts

Discounted Price on Pearson VUE Exam Vouchers

The standard cost for Pearson VUE exams is $150.00-$175.00. By registering for workshop courses, you will be eligible to purchase vouchers for these exams at a discount. The prices will be displayed on the Workshop Registration page.

Discounted Price on Self-Study Kits

Self-Study Kits are intended for self-paced study and exam preparation. Each kit contains a supplementary self-study guide, audio tutor CDs, flash cards, and additional study aids. There is also a version of each kit available with a prepaid Pearson VUE exam voucher. There is one self-study kit for each course module.

The standard cost of a Self-Study Kit (without a prepaid Pearson VUE exam voucher) for one course module is $299.00. For any courses that you register for as part of this workshop, you are entitled to purchase each corresponding Self-Study Kit at a discounted cost of $195.00.

For example, if you register for Day 1: Fundamental Big Data, you can purchase the Module 1 Self-Study Kit: Fundamental Big Data (B90.01) for $195.00. If you register for all three days you can purchase a Self-Study Kit Certification Bundle for $585.00.

Exams & Certification

  • You are not required to complete exams to attend this workshop. Exams only need to be completed by those interested in attaining certification credit.
  • All workshop attendees are issued an official "Certificate of Completion" for this workshop.
  • Those that pass the exams required for the Certified Big Data Science Professional designation will receive official certificate for this designation and will have access to the benefits associated with this certification.
  • The workshop instructor will stay after each course day to provide any necessary exam preparation and tutoring assistance.
  • The exams required for certification can be taken at any Pearson VUE testing center in the world or online via Pearson VUE Online Proctoring. See the Exams page for more information.
  • Several of the course modules provided by this workshop also apply toward additional certifications, as explained at Big Data School Certification Matrix.

Pearson VUE Exams

A self-study kit is available for each Pearson VUE exam: www.pearsonvue.com/arcitura/

Self-Study Kits

A self-study kit is available for each Pearson VUE exam, allowing you to study remotely and at your own pace. For information about the latest available Self-Study Kits, visit the Self-Study page.

Instructor-Led Workshops

The following public workshops are currently scheduled. Additional workshops are often added on short notice. For information regarding private instructor-led workshops delivered to your location, contact: info@arcitura.com