Course description

Hi!

Congratulations on taking your first steps towards an education in Data Governance.

I'm here to help you become a Data Governance expert like me.

If you have any questions about investing in this course please email me at nicola@nicolaaskham.com

After completing the course you will continue to have access to all the resources detailed below.  You will also be invited to join a community of others who have completed this training, giving you access to both me and your peers to answer questions and share experiences.

Many thanks.

Nicola

The Data Governance Coach

Who this training is for?

This course is ideal for anyone who is trying to understand and manage data better but not sure where to start, as well as for those implementing Data Governance but struggling with the many obstacles.


Support

All students participating in this course will have access to Nicola to ask questions as they work through the course, via an online forum. 

After registering you will be also offered the option to purchase coaching to support you as you complete the course.


Course curriculum

  • 1

    Overview

  • 2

    Module 1 - Data Governance + Strategy

  • 3

    Module 2 - Data Governance Framework

    • Slides for note taking (to download or print)

    • 1 - Framework Overview

    • Framework Overview Transcript

    • 2 - Policy

    • Policy Transcript

    • Resource - DAMA UK Whitepaper on Data Quality Dimensions

    • Resource - Data Policy Contents List

    • Resource - Example of a simple Data Governance Policy

    • Resource - Example of a complex Data Governance Policy

    • Resource - Further Data Governance Policy Example

    • 3 - Process

    • Process Transcript

    • 4 - Data Quality Issue Resolution Process

    • Data Quality Issue Resolution Process Transcript

    • 5 - Roles and Responsibilities Overview

    • 6 - Data Governance Roles and Responsibilities Exercise

    • 7 - Roles and Responsibilities

    • Roles and Responsibilities Transcript

    • 8 - Identifying Data Owners

    • Identifying Data Owners Transcript

    • 9 - Data Governance Forums

    • Data Governance Forums Transcripts

    • Resource - Example Data Governance Framework

  • 4

    Module 3 - Data Governance Implementation

    • Slides for note taking (to download or print)

    • 1 - Implementation Overview

    • Exercise - Implementing Data Governance

    • 2 - Implementation Overview Continued

    • Implementation Overview Part 2 Transcript

    • 3 - Data Governance Deliverables

    • Data Governance Deliverable Transcript

    • 4 - Data Governance Deliverables Structure

    • Data Governance Deliverables Structure Transcript

    • Resource: Link to What is a Data Glossary Blog

    • Resource - Example DQ Reporting

    • 5 - People (1)

    • People (1) Transcript

    • Implementation People Exercise (with audio)

    • Implementation People Exercise (with audio) Transcript

    • Implementation People Exercise (downloadable pdf)

    • 6 - People (II)

    • People (II) Transcript

    • 7 - Phases

    • Phases Transcript

    • 8 - Plans

    • Plans Transcript

  • 5

    Module 4 - The Essential Soft Skills

    • Slides for note taking (to download or print)

    • 1 - Soft Skills Overview

    • Soft Skills Overview Transcript

    • Quiz - Soft Skills

    • 2 - Soft Skills

    • Soft Skills Transcript

    • 3 - Communication

    • Communication Transcript

    • Resource: Link to recommended Communication Book

    • 4 - Influencing

    • Influencing Transcript

    • Resource: Link to recommended Influencing Book

    • 5 - Behaviours

    • Behaviours Transcripts

    • 6 - Pragmatism

    • Pragmatism Transcript

    • 7 - Persistence

    • Persistence Transcript

    • 8 - Patience

    • Patience Transcript

    • Resource - 6 Vital Characteristics ebook

  • 6

    Conclusion

    • Conclusion

    • Conclusion Transcript

    • Course Feedback Survey

    • Data Governance Checklist

    • Book A Call To Discuss Data Governance Support

Additional Resources

Participants on this course have the following available to them to download and keep, plus links to other recommended resources available online:

  • The actual checklist I use when working with clients

  • Data Governance Healthcheck Questionnaire

  • Example Data Governance Road Map

  • Data Policy Contents List

  • Examples of Data Policies

  • Example Data Governance Framework

  • Example Data Quality Reporting Process

  • Copies of all the slides

What are you waiting for?

Download the full course curriculum.