In Goodwill’s free Data Analyst training course, you will learn how to inspect, clean, transform and model data to inform important business decisions using tools like Excel, Power BI, Python and SQL. Goodwill’s Data Analyst training course will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to launch a career as a data analyst. 

Upcoming Training Dates

The Goodwill University team is currently finalizing the 2023 course schedule. Please check back soon for training dates.

Course Timeframe

Goodwill’s Data Analyst training course lasts 12 weeks. This is a hybrid (virtual and in-person) training course. Please see the course syllabus for the course timeframe and schedule.

Course Details

To learn more about this course’s topic outline, tools, learning outcomes and instructor credentials, download the Data Analyst syllabus.

Certification Opportunities

A CAP Project is required to achieve a certificate of completion.


In order to apply to Goodwill’s Data Analyst training course, you must complete an assessment and go through a selection process.

Requirements for Completion

To successfully complete Goodwill’s Data Analyst training course, you must:

  • Have at least an 85% attendance rate
  • Present all class projects
  • Complete a final project
  • Internship (if any) is mandatory

Related Career Information

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Job Search Support

As a participant in one of Goodwill’s training courses, you’ll have access to a Career Navigator who can help you with your resume and interview skills. You’ll also have the opportunity to work with our Employer Engagement Team, who can help you find and secure employment.

How to Get Started

If you are interested in taking this course, you live within our 18-county territory in the Carolinas and…

If you have already completed Goodwill’s registration process:
If you have NOT already completed Goodwill’s registration process:
We also accept walk-ins at all of our career centers.

Still Have Questions?

If you still have questions about our training courses, complete our training inquiry form, and someone on our team will be in touch with you soon!