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Want to become a data scientist or data analyst? Apply to Canada’s top data courses today. Available online or in-person.
This program has been approved by the Private Training Institutions Branch of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training.
Dive into Python and get to know fundamental tools such as Git, GitHub, bash commands, and Jupyter Notebooks. Build up your foundations in probability and statistics, and learn how to access JSON APIs to fetch datasets and extract key insights.
Learn how to clean and structure complex data sets. Apply different data wrangling techniques to prepare JSON and XML files, leverage SQL to clean your data, and use APIs to access data from various sources.
Discover how to translate your data into shareable insights with data visualization. Learn the most popular tools - like matplotlib, Seaborn, and Plotly - and learn how to select the best tools to convey the story you want to tell.
Machine Learning is core to applied Data Science, and you’ll learn how to build Machine Learning models from the ground up, including data preparation, dimensionality reduction, optimization and evaluation.
Learn how to improve data quality and move models into production and deployment. Develop data engineering pipelines and Machine Learning deployment using cloud tools like Apache Spark, Docker, Flask, and more.
Dive into deep learning techniques and learn about the densely-connected neural networks that drive performance. Learn to identify the appropriate neural network architecture for a given problem and data set.
Since 2013, we’ve been offering outcomes driven education to over 1,500 career-minded students and successfully delivered immersive remote education to cohorts around the country. As of March 2020, our programs are online to ensure the safety of our community and make our students more ready for the work from home culture that is growing in demand.
Same great education & career services, also available online.
Download our curriculum package for a more detailed look at our Data Science Bootcamp curriculum, educational philosophy, and the support structures we use throughout your Bootcamp journey and beyond.
We’re looking for a rare breed: someone who is seeking an opportunity for extraordinary growth, ready to thrive in an intense learning environment, and LOVES data!
If you’re the kind of person who’s been asking 'why' and 'how' since you could speak, you’ll fit right in. We believe the best Data Scientists are curious individuals who love to dig deeper and uncover new insights.
You aren’t afraid of the word ‘algorithms’. You think in a logical, structured way, can find patterns in anything, and love problem-solving..
Becoming a data scientist is far from easy. Our program requires motivation, hard work, and resilience. You have goals in mind and the determination to reach them. You get it done.
We’re an array of personalities from every imaginable background, and the result is amazing. If you’re kind, quick, and a little quirky, we’ll be fast friends.
In case it wasn’t clear:
No previous data science, data analysis, or programming experience is required to attend Lighthouse Labs.
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For eligible job-seeking graduates after graduation. See our latest Student Outcomes Report for a detailed breakdown of employment rates.
Average starting salary in eligible job-seeking graduates' first role after Data Science Bootcamp. See our latest Student Outcomes Report for a detailed breakdown.
Our dedicated Career Services team is here to help you jump from the classroom into the real world. We work with you to identify your unique career goals and guide you to success.
Plan your career strategy with our team of tech recruitment experts..
Detailed, personalized feedback and tips to elevate your resume.
Interview workshops and mock technical interviews will help you ace your post-bootcamp interviews.
Our team constantly reaches out to a growing network of employers, and hosts events such as Employer Demo Day and Speed Interviewing where you can meet employers and showcase your skills.
Our students put their trust in us, so we hold ourselves to the highest standards to ensure that everyone coming into our program is set up for success..
A short 5-10 minute application for you to introduce yourself, including your education, previous experience, and your superpower. You know, the important details that help us get to know you. New cohorts fill up on a rolling basis, so make sure to submit your application as soon as possible!
Our admissions team will get in touch (quickly!) after reviewing your application and invite you for an interview. During the interview, we'll discuss your background and post-bootcamp goals so we can get to know you better. This is also your opportunity to ask any questions you might have. The interview is a chance for both of us to assess if this program is a fit for you.
The first step to becoming a Data Scientist is laying good foundations with our Prep Modules. This free, self-paced online course will introduce you to the technologies and tools you’ll use throughout bootcamp, including Git, Github, Python and math concepts. You’re required to complete the Prep Modules before your first day of bootcamp.
Once you are accepted into a cohort, your place in the program will only be reserved once we have received your deposit. Deposits can be paid by credit card, and we are able to accept wire transfers for the remainder of your tuition. Your tuition is due 2 weeks before your start date.
6-10 weeks before your intended start date.
For bootcamp, we recommend you apply 6-10 weeks before your desired start date as our cohorts start on a rolling basis. The more time you have for prep and stretch goals, the better!
Length: 12 weeks on-site
The mandatory 70hr prep modules must be completed at least one week before the start of on-site Bootcamp.
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For people who are not seeking a job.
Personalized, 1:1 career support from the team that’s achieved 95% employment rate.
* All prices are in CAD. Taxes are included. 10% deposit is required to secure your spot.
Jun 21 - Sep 10
Jul 19 - Oct 08
Aug 16 - Nov 05
Sep 13 - Dec 03
Oct 25 - Jan 28
Nov 22 - Feb 25
* Dates are for the course duration and do not include the Prep Module.
Lighthouse recognizes the challenges we are facing and wants to respond by supporting our community. After receiving the strong demand for our initial $500,000 scholarship (announced March 2020), we have decided to release an additional $500,000 to support students in need.
If you’re facing financial uncertainty or are out of school as a result of COVID-19, apply now for this special scholarship.
This free guide will help you finance your education. Download the complete list of funding options including scholarships to unlock your career potential.