PopData Support for COVID-19 research

Education and training

The Education and Training Unit (ETU) is an analysis training centre that supports research on human health, well-being and development, and responds to the training and education needs of British Columbia’s researchers.


In this section of the website you will find information on:

The Professional Specialization Certificate in Population Health Data Analysis

This professional certificate provides a unique opportunity to learn a diverse set of skills from multiple disciplines.

UVic logoThis program has been developed by Population Data BC in partnership with the Division of Continuing Studies, University of Victoria.

Free online courses and resources

We offer FREE online courses and resources in the areas of:

  • Administrative data
  • Health geomatics
  • Statistical analysis

Upcoming in-person workshops, seminars and other events

Past presentations, workshops and webinars

We want to hear from you!

What analytic skills do you need to advance your career in population health?

Take our 3 minute survey to let us know.

Our mobile computer lab ...

... means we can deliver courses anywhere in BC. Contact us if you are interested in PopData delivering a course (online or in person) specifically for your organisation.