18 and older
The purpose of this course is to gain a fundamental understanding of statistics, how to properly select data and design experiments as well as summarization of data. This course is designed for those people who need a refresher in the basic understanding of statistics and those who wish to learn better how to summarize their data.Course TopicsDesign of Experiments
This class will include topics that will enable the user to learn the uses and abuses of statistics as well as learn the different methods of sampling and how to set up a proper study design before collection of data to ensure minimization of potential biases. Topics include:
Summarizing Data Numerically and Graphically
- Uses and Abuses of Statistics
- The Nature of Data
- Sampling Techniques
- Types of Errors
- Setting up Appropriate Studies
The focus of this topic is to find different ways to summarize the data that is collected in the most common ways, both in a graphical sense and numerical sense, including measures of central tendency and variability. Topics include:
- Frequency Tables
- Measures of Center
- Measures of Variability
- Scatter Plots
- Bar Charts
- Pareto Charts
- Pie Charts
- Choosing the best chart and measures of center
Basic Excel KnowledgeHeadsets for free, Guaranteed to Run, Re-Takes for free (Up to 6 months), Interactive Classroom environment.Registration Note:
We can only accept students into our classes whose tuition is being paid by an employer or sponsoring organization. Self-paying individuals cannot enroll.
Courseware (if a course has a Courseware) will be shipped to the address provided two weeks before the class starts. Make sure that the additional info field is properly and correctly filled out to avoid Courseware being lost in transit. Please also note that P.O. Box addresses are not allowed.
The classes are instructor-led live training you attend in a local classroom or from your home/office. Our instructors teach from a remote location while being able to interact with students as in a traditional classroom setting.
Instructors can view student progress and take control of their PC to provide direct assistance. Students can see the instructor's presentation as well as voice questions directly to the instructor and participate in class discussions.