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Getting started with Python

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Saxons training facilities

Level 1, 140 St Georges Terrace

AMP tower (next to Rio Tinto Tower)

Perth, WA 6000

Australia

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Why this course?

Businesses and individuals who embrace Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) tools reap the benefits of more informed decision making, improved productivity and enhanced technical capability. Python is a great enabler of STEM because it is an easy to use programming language with powerful libraries for doing just about anything. The course is unique in that it is taught interactively and almost purely by example from a domain expert with over nine years of STEM experience.

Course content

Getting started with Python is aimed at beginners and those wishing to gain a more thorough understanding of Python - how it works and how it can be utilised. We start with the basics of installing and using Python, both as a general purpose tool and integrated into Jupyter notebooks. We then cover essential Python syntax and objects, and show you how to put these together to form programs. The day includes interactive exercises with worked solutions, designed to solidify knowlege covered.

What you need to bring

Participants will need to bring a laptop with a recent operating system installed and access to a normal user account. For the course we will be using the Anaconda Python Distribution for Python 2.7, available for Windows, MacOS, and Linux as a free download here.

For this course you won't need any prior programming knowledge as we start from zero and work upwards. Familiarity with computers will certainly help, as well as having the software installed beforehand.

The venue

The workshop is fully catered, and will be held in modern well-equipped training rooms in the heart of the Perth central business district. Abundant transport connectivity and parking options are available and a number of major hotels are nearby. Fast wifi and wired internet connectivity are available, as well as a large number of power points to keep your laptop charged. A virtual tour of the facilities is available here.

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Saxons training facilities

Level 1, 140 St Georges Terrace

AMP tower (next to Rio Tinto Tower)

Perth, WA 6000

Australia

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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