Business Concepts and Insights

Short Course / 5 Days

Note: Eligible for Absentee Payroll
Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

This short course provides participants with a practical approach on how data can be used to make business decisions and drive performance using drag-and-drop visual machine learning tools.

Learning Outcomes

  • Perform data mining using the Cross-Industry Standard Process for Data Mining (CRISP-DM) model
  • Distinguish between Supervised and Unsupervised machine learning techniques and tasks
  • Build predictive classification and regression models and evaluate model performance
  • Perform parameter tuning, model selection, feature selection techniques to improve model performance
  • Apply feature engineering techniques to build simpler and better generalisation models


Classroom: 16/08/2021 to 18/08/2021
Synchronous e-learning: TBC

Lesson Plan

This course consists of 1 modules:

This course will be conducted in an interactive manner where participants will be engaged in discussions and hands-on practices using scenarios that were contextualised from real business settings.

  • Introduction to machine learning
  • Supervised and unsupervised machine learning techniques
  • Model evaluation, enhancements and ensemble techniques


A certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance and pass all required assessment(s).

A certificate of Participation will be awarded to participants who meet the 75% attendance requirement but did not pass all required assessment(s).

Entry Requirements

Applicants with any of the following qualifications are invited to apply for the course:

Basic statistics knowledge preferred but not necessary

Course Fees

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Singapore Citizens (SC) below the age of 40 years$609.90
Singapore Citizens (SC) aged 40 and above$229.90
Singapore Permanent Residents (PR)$609.90
Enhanced Training Support for SME Scheme (for SC & SPR)$229.90
Full Course Fee$2033.00