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  • Online

Databricks Taster


  • Virtual Training


  • Data Engineering
  • Data Science

Databricks Taster is a training workshop where you can experience the Data Engineering and Data Science capabilities of Databricks.

This free, online workshop will explore how to prepare your data for advanced analytics, run a Machine Learning algorithm and visualize the results using BI reporting tool of your choice. You will learn to build an end-to-end analytics solution for a credit risk scenario leveraging key Databricks concepts like clusters, Delta lake, and multi-language notebooks to name a few.

Is this for you?

  • Do you want to understand what Databricks is and its various capabilities?
  • Are you exploring tools that help you deliver business value?
  • Are you considering valuable tools to add to your cloud transformation journey?
  • Are you looking to improve your data science project lifecycle?

What we will cover


9.00 am   – Setup
9.30 am   – Introduction to Databricks & Delta Lake
10.30 am – Data Engineering using Databricks
12.00 am  – Q&A and Lunch
1:00 pm   – Introduction to Data Science
1:30 pm   – Data Science using Databricks
3.30 pm – Visualizing data using a BI reporting tool
4.00 pm – ML Ops
4.30 pm – Closing



  • Windows PC running Windows 7 or later
  • No custom DNS or network lockdown on PC


This is an interactive, exercise-led training. Our specialists will present key topics, guide attendees through hands-on experience, and answer questions that you may have.