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SQL For Beginners | Online | September 21

$60 AUD each
Tuesday, 21 September, 2021
5 7:30 am EDT
Online

About This Workshop

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Looking to learn some basic SQL skills to filter, aggregate or produce reports from a database? Exporting data and using Excel instead of taking advantage of functionality your database already gives you? This class will give you the skills required to perform both basic and complex data manipulations with ease.

This class will introduce participants to SQL queries for data gathering and data analysis. We will cover enough query syntax and examples and hands on practice to get participants started on querying a database and performing common data analysis tasks that are transferable to their own needs.

Please note:

This workshop is highly interactive with group activities and discussions throughout. To participate you will need to:

  • Have your camera turned on for the entire session

  • Have an accessible microphone

  • Be in a quiet, well-lit space with minimal distractions

  • Strong internet connection

Takeaways

  • Learn to write basic SQL queries to filter, aggregate and summarise data.

  • Know how to apply your new knowledge to many real life situations requiring SQL.

  • Understand underlying concepts through examples and hands on practice.

  • Have access to cloud based learning databases to support their learning after the workshop.

Preparation

This is a beginner class assuming no previous SQL experience. This session is taken completely online using Zoom You will need access to a laptop or computer with a working webcam and microphone as well as a strong internet connection. . Download Zoom. Zoom is the video conferencing tool we will use. It works a lot like Google Hangouts or Skype. You will need to create an account in order to join the call. We will provide a link to the session via email 24 hours in advance - keep an eye on your inbox This session will not be recorded, however, slides will be shared following the class.

About the Instructor

Beverly Pao Photo

Data Scientist, Airbnb

Beverly is currently a data scientist at Airbnb, focusing on Tools and Operational Analytics. She started out as a fraud operations specialist, picked up technical skills on the job, and eventually moved into the Data space. She has over 5 years of experience in the Trust and Safety realm, and has taught classes in Airbnb's Data University program.

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