Data Science


A data scientist makes sense of data, a valuable and in-demand skill in several industries such as biotechnology, business, transportation, telecommunications, energy, and more.

Application Deadline



March 19, 2024




Full-time, Monday to Friday


Live, online instruction

About This Course

This course is delivered by a trusted partner, meaning that it is not taught by our instructors. Applicants to this course will complete the same application form and are eligible to receive the same supports as other courses.

Earn a data science certificate while learning the foundations of data science, how to create dynamic data visualizations, data modelling, machine learning techniques, Python for data analysis, and more. This course is delivered by an external partner with multiple intake dates throughout the year. Click here to see upcoming dates for this course.

To apply to this course, click the 'apply now' button above and select 'BrainStation Programming' from the list of options. Our admissions team will contact you to verify which course you're interested in.

Learning Outcomes

  • Python coding
  • Data manipulation
  • Data organization
  • Programming fundamentals
  • Data wrangling and data cleaning
  • Data visualization
  • Data modelling, including statistics and hypothesis testing
  • Machine learning fundamentals, including data classification, decision trees, model evaluation, and categorial predictions.

Credentials earned upon completion

Certificate of Completion

You'll Gain

Career-ready professional skills and certifications.

You'll Need to Have

An internet connection and basic computer skills including; laptop operation and maintenance, video conferencing, MS office as well as some developed skills within the area you’re interested in pursuing.

Job Outlook

Common job titles are database analyst, database architect, data administrator, and more. There are approximately 4,600 people working in this field in BC, earning between $20.19 and $56.41 an hour. The job outlook is good for this field as the economy expands and professionals retire.

Learner Supports


This course is funded for Indigenous Peoples ages 18+ living in BC.


Equipment and technology required for this course is provided.

Support Team

Our caring staff are always available for 1:1 meetings.


Learners are eligible to apply for funding to cover some living expenses


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