Hands-On Learning

Global Data Strategy provides a number of ways to provide you hands-on learning in a number of data management areas, whether through classroom training sessions or hands-on mentoring customized to your particular project and needs.

Online Training

Metadata Management Online Training – $399 

Learn the basics of Metadata Management and practical tips on how to apply metadata management in the real world. This online course hosted by DATAVERSITY provides a series of six courses including: 

  1. What is Metadata
  2. The Business Value of Metadata
  3. Sources of Metadata
  4. Metamodels and Metadata Standards
  5. Metadata Architecture, Integration, and Storage
  6. Metadata Strategy and Implementation

Purchase all six courses for $399 or individually at $79 each.
Use discount code “GDS” to receive 20% off!
Register here

Classroom Training

Introduction to Data Management (4 days)

This introductory course covers all of the major components of Data Management as defined in the DAMA Body of Knowledge (DMBOK), augmented by additional topics to assist with practical, real-world implementation. Topics include:

  • Building an Enterprise Data Strategy
  • Data Governance
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Data Warehousing & Business Intelligence
  • Master Data Management
  • Data Quality
  • Data Integration
  • Metadata Management
  • Data Architecture & Data Modeling
  • Data Security, Privacy, and Regulatory Compliance

Technical Foundation Workshops (1 day)

Each of the topics covered in the Introduction to Data Management course can be covered in detail as a dedicated one day session. For example, dedicated workshops can be provided for: data modeling, data governance, master data management (MDM), etc.


Often it’s most effective to provide hands-on training tailored to a specific challenge or project in your organization. We can provide customized training for each of the data management topics discussed above that is based on your individual project needs. Instead of formal classroom training, our staff will work along side your team in their daily roles to assist in implementing best practices for success.