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Introduction to Predictive Analytics with IBM SPSS Modeler (Data Mining)


This course provides you with an overview of data mining and the fundamentals of using IBM SPSS Modeler. The principles and practice of data mining are illustrated using the Cross Industry Standard Process for Data Mining (CRISP-DM) methodology.

The course structure follows the stages of a standard data mining project, from reading data, to data exploration, data transformation, modelling, and effective interpretation of results. This course provides training in the basics of how to read, explore, and manipulate data with SPSS Modeler, build and deploy use successful models to achieve specific business goals.

At the end of the course the attendees should be proficient in using the IBM SPSS Modeler software and be able equipped with the skills necessary to deploy analytics solutions in their organisation.


3 days

Target Audience

Customers who have purchased IBM SPSS Modeler and wish to expand their in-house skills.

Organisations/customers with large volumes of data, who would like to use this data to support evidence based decision making.



Computer literate. Attendees will also benefit if they have an understanding of their organization’s data.

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Our customers say:

  • "I really enjoyed the training and it’s already helped me in a meeting today regarding data exports to be used in SPSS."

    Hazel Quigley
    Researcher at the Health Research Board
  • "The training course was really beneficial with a balanced combination of theory and exercises! The training material was clear and practical, and Presidion's trainer using an interactive approach, was well organized and capable to cover all aspects and topics of the course thoroughly in a professional manner. I would highly recommend the course to others!"

    Federico Nolasco
    Data Analyst at Solaris Consulting Ltd
  • "Overall I thoroughly enjoyed the course & found it extremely useful. SPSS is not as scary as I originally thought. Extremely worthwhile course!"

    Amanda McErlene
    Public Health Dept, North West Area HSE
  • "Course was excellently presented with a clear overview of research and statistics  principles and the IBM SPSS Statistics software package. I found it challenging but very informative and a useful introduction to IBM SPSS Statistics."

    Mr. Paul Sheehan
    Cork Simon Community
  • "Presidion trainer was great; she was able to explain technical stuff in a language that we all understood. Now we know all we need to make the most of the software."

    Mr. Colin Thomas
    Cat Protection UK
  • "Very useful course for beginners and also as a refresher to statistical concepts. Good to have many examples. More practical knowledge gained."

    Tania Percy
    South Yorkshire Police