Data Science Workshops for Businesses & Organizations

According to the IDC, 53% of large Canadian organizations identified the lack of talent as the biggest impediment to successful completion of big data projects.

What we offer

databrew offers custom-designed R and data training to equip your employees with the data science skills they need to better contribute to your organization’s success.

Our team works with you to understand your company and objectives to design a training program that best supports your unique needs. Choose from on-site group classes, one-on-one sessions, lunch-and-learns, weekend data bootcamps, or a combination. Our workshop format and content can be easily adapted to suit your organization and your learners.


Let us know how we can provide customized R and data training for your team by sending an email to

Past Courses
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Intro to R for Data Analysis

Instructor: Ben Brew
Date: Sunday, June 4, 2017
Location: Toronto, Canada

Introduction to R for Data Analysis

In this course, participants learn to navigate the RStudio environment and read in different datasets. They also learn the fundamentals of cleaning, analyzing, and visualizing real data. Finally, they are introduced to, and have the chance to practice utilizing, built-in R functions to explore data and apply basic statistical methods to different datasets.

There is time immediately following the course for participants to ask questions and get support from the instructor with their own data, if interested.

Detailed Course Outline: Click here to open
Location: 87 Elm Street, Toronto, M5G 0A8
Time: 1:00-5:00pm

Additional Information: All participants receive a certificate of completion and gift at the end of the course.
Coffee and light refreshments are served.

Photos from the June 4th course

Intro to R for Health Research

Read more about this course here.

Intro to R for Health Research

Instructor: Joe Brew
Dates: February 21 - April 19, 2017
Location: Centro de Investigação em Saude de Manhiça, Mozambique

Student feedback

Intro to R for Data Analysis course in Toronto, Canada

"Ben was very engaging as a session leader and took lots of pauses to make sure we understood the concepts."

"Ben was engaging and explained things clearly, and took the time to make sure everyone was comfortable with the pace. The script that we learned from was well set up and the notes were helpful."

Intro to R for Health Research course in Manhiça, Mozambique

"The best class ever."
"Worth the sacrifice."
"The best class I've had."