Jumpstart your career from anywhere

Immerse yourself for 6 months in the world of data and emerge with skills that make you attractive to employers globally.

No prior tech related experience required.

Fees

Free

Start Date

August 1, 2022

Course Duration

6 Months

Venue

Online

Course Mode

Full-Time

What You Will Learn

This program is specifically designed to groom you to become a data professional within the next six months. You will understand data fundamentals, data analysis, data engineering, data science and its application with exposure to various analytical tools. Industry experts with wealth of experience will train you on how to apply analytical techniques through the implementation of real-life projects. This program is targeted at beginners and experienced professionals either with a technology background or not, but ready to have an open mindset to take on the journey of becoming a Data Professional.

We are not all about technology, you will still work with humans. Therefore, this is blend of courses to help you settle in with a touch of soft skills subjects. These courses will help you build attributes and personality traits that will help you interact with others and succeed in the workplace.

You’ll Learn
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Business Etiquette and Culture
  • Modern Business Communications
  • Personal Branding & Effectiveness
  • Introduction to MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PPT)

Data Engineering with Big Data Technologies.

You’ll Learn
  • Understanding the core concepts of ETL
  • Introduction to Data Storage
  • Big Data Concepts
  • Introduction to Hadoop and Map Reduce
  • Data Engineering Framework & DE with Python & Apache Spark
  • Apache Nifi

Data Science and Machine Learning.

You’ll Learn
  • Understanding Data mining Core Concepts (CRISP-DM)
  • Data Preprocessing
  • Regression
  • Classification
  • Clustering
  • Association Rules
  • NLP (Natural Language Processing)
  • Model Selection and Boosting

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the program start?

August 1, 2022.

Do I need a technology background?

No. You only have to complete our aptitude tests.

Will I need a computer system to join the program?

Yes, you will be required to have a computer system (ideally 8GB RAM or more).

Do I have to pay for the program?

The program is completely free. You will also be provided monthly data subscription for the period of six months.

Will the classes be in a physical building?

All classes, installations, set-up etc will be strictly online. No physical activities except for social meetups. You will receive free 6 months internet subscription.

Can I double this course with another program?

100% attendance and focus is required. Once you miss out a part of the program, it will be very hard to catch up. You must devote the next six months of your time to become a Data Professional.

Why do I need to write an assessment before joining?

There is a very large pool of individuals who are competing with you, we need to be able to sift through all eligible candidates to handpick the best to join the program.

How can I apply?

Just click on the registration link to fill the application form (Registration is now closed for this inaugural cohort).

How many modules will be taught in class?

13 Modules

What happens after 6 months?

You will receive a certificate of completion. In addition, Primo Academy is backed by Bluechip Technologies Limited, a leading Data and Analytics organization working on several projects across Africa and Europe. Some of the successful candidates (based on results from aggregated exercises, projects and hackathons) would be exposed to Bluechip projects while others that are not onboarded will be recommended to our large pool of affiliate organizations.

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