4 Days includes Exam

About the course

Are you a data management practitioner, an IT or IS manager or a business manager? Would you like to learn the skills and techniques to be able to implement an industry standard, best practice approach to data management? If the answer to those questions is ‘yes’, then our course on Data Management Essentials is perfect for you.

During the course you will look at the development of procedures for managing corporate data and what’s required for the administration of data and database administration. You’ll also look at data and enterprise, data quality and current data management themes – and you’ll learn all this through short, focused lecture sessions, in which we’ll encourage you to share problems and issues you may have faced.

Who is it for?

The course is aimed at data management practitioners, IT or IS managers or business managers.


Entry Requirements

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

The Exam:

The Exam

Yes. During this four day course you’ll receive all the training you need to prepare for the BCS Data Management Essentials certificate exam, which is held on the final afternoon of the course. A pass in this module will contribute to the BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis.


Course Content


  • Data and the enterprise
  • What is data management?
  • Database architecture

Data Modelling

  • Why we model data
  • Basic data modelling concepts
  • Drawing entity-relationship diagrams
  • Finding attributes and domains

Data Analysis

  • An introduction to normalisation

Corporate Data Modelling

  • Corporate conceptual data modelling
  • Data definition, naming and ownership
  • Metadata
  • Data quality

Data and Repository Administration

  • Database administration
  • Repository administration

Data Management in practice

  • The management of data management
  • The data management environment
  • Current data management themes
4 Days

Course Dates

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Course Title Start Date Finish Date Location Price Qty
BCS Data Management Essentials May 28, 2019 May 31, 2019 London £1,475
BCS Data Management Essentials Aug 05, 2019 Aug 08, 2019 London £1,475
BCS Data Management Essentials Oct 28, 2019 Oct 31, 2019 London £1,475
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