Training & Capacity Building

Training & Capacity Building

LIDA offers a range of data analytics programmes for academic and non-academic researchers.  The courses, which take place in our ideally equipped training room, range from introductory courses for postgraduate students through to advanced training for data scientists.

Introductory Courses

These one day courses, suitable for academic and non-academic researchers provide an introduction to popular tools for spatial and data analytics:

    • Introduction to R
    • ARC GIS (academic only)
    • QGIS
    • Spatial methods for public health researchers
    • Tableau

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Advanced Training for Data Scientists

Intermediate and advanced courses suitable for academic and non-academic researchers who have completed the introductory course and/or have practical experience.

    • R for Spatial Analytics
    • R for Transport
    • Advanced Modelling Strategies: challenges and pitfalls in robust causal inference with observational data

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Yorkshire Centre for Health Informatics

Challenging, stimulating and intensive five day courses for Health Informatics professionals within the public, voluntary and private sectors.

These courses are drawn from our postgraduate programmes in Health Informatics. Delegates may choose to follow the course by completing a piece of academic work and may be eligible to transfer to a Certificate (4 modules) or a Diploma (8 modules).

    • Informatics in Health Care
    • Systems Thinking in Health Care
    • Statistics for Health Sciences
    • Process Modelling, Benefits and Change
    • Health Data Analytics and Visualisation
    • Clinical Knowledge Management and Decision Support Systems
    • International eHealth – 26 February
    • Designing Future e-Health Systems
    • Spatial Analytics and Visualisation for Health
    • The Legal, Ethical & Professional Considerations in Healthcare Data Research

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