The Enterprise Big Data Framework Launches Data Literacy Fundamentals Course to Empower the Next Generation of Data-Driven Decision Makers

BONN, GERMANY, 10 February 2023 – The Enterprise Big Data Framework Alliance, the vendor-independent professional community that advances Big Data Best Practices, today announced the launch of its new Data Literacy Fundamentals course. This comprehensive program is designed to equip individuals with the fundamental knowledge and skills needed to understand and utilize data in today’s data-driven world.

The course covers a wide range of topics, including data collection and management, visualization, data storytelling and ethics. Participants will gain hands-on experience working with real-world data sets and learn to apply data analysis techniques to make informed decisions.

“Data literacy is a critical skill for the modern world, and our Data Literacy Fundamentals course provides the foundation needed to become data-savvy,” said Jan-Willem Middelburg, Chief Examiner at the Enterprise Big Data Alliance. “Whether you are a business professional, a student, or just someone interested in learning about data, this course has something to offer.”

The Data Literacy Fundamentals course is available online and can be completed at the participant’s own pace. It includes interactive lessons, quizzes, and hands-on projects to help learners retain and apply their knowledge. For the community of Accredited Training Organizations (ATOs), the course will also be offered in classroom format.

“We believe that data literacy is the key to unlocking the full potential of data and artificial intelligence. By providing individuals with the knowledge and skills to work with data, we can help drive better, more informed decision-making,” said Middelburg.

The Enterprise Big Data Framework Alliance is dedicated to advancing Big Data Best Practices through knowledge, events and community engagement. The Data Literacy Fundamentals course is just one of many initiatives the organization is undertaking to achieve this goal.

For more information about the Enterprise Big Data Framework Alliance’s Data Literacy Fundamentals course, please visit EBDFA’s website.