We are Swiss-based data scientists who have jointly spent over 25 years doing data science with R for both research and industry. Our goal is to help you learn the skills needed to discover and communicate insights from data and join the data revolution.
We offer various courses for everyone interested in starting their journey into Data Science. For more information see upcoming courses.
You have a Data Science problem? We might be able to help. Send us a message and we will get back to you right away.
We are active R developers and share R's open philosophy. That's why you will find all our materials are publicly available at all times.
For professionals and academics!
Balancing short, interactive presentations and longer hands-on, step-by-step practicals our courses are designed to cater to your specific level and needs, may you be a beginner or advanced data analyst. There will be multiple instructors to ensure that no one gets lost. Please contact us, if you have questions, and explore our open materials.
200CHF @ Uni Basel
Data are the gold of the 21st century. Take your first step into the world of Data Science and Big Data with a short introduction into R, the programming language for data analytics.
790CHF @ Uni Basel
Learn how to build predictive models using machine learning and R. After the course, you will understand the basics of machine learning and know how to apply various algorithms to solve common decision and forecasting problems.
"Many thanks for the excellent course, I really learnt a lot. The documents were super useful and the examples really interesting. In addition you guys were all awesome, super helpful, engaging and the atmosphere was really stimulating."
BRUNO, Head of Clinical Development
"A perfect course if you would like to get a good understanding about machine learning and how to apply it in R. The course covers the most important topics regarding machine learning and is very well organized. In the end you will be able to create meaningful machine learning models, to evaluate and to optimize them. The lecturers are enthusiastic about the topic and explained everything in an understandable way."
FREDERIK, Senior consultant
"You really deserve all compliments: for presentation, for teaching, for your help and last but not least and friendly attitude. The course was above my expectations! The material presented was hands-on and up-to-date!"
STEFAN, Senior Risk Modeller & Researcher
"I learned from the basics to really cool stuff like interactive plots. Right after the bootcamp I decided to move fully into R. Really great bootcamp!"
EDGAR, Associate Professor
"Every participant will have found something he or she could relate to, be it statistics, visualizations, presentations or web apps. It certainly made me want to take my computer and get cracking right away!"
"Learning R at The R Bootcamp has offered me [...] the feeling of staying relevant in the changing finance industry"
IRENA, Credit Officer
"I had no experience with programming, but through The R Bootcamp (after only half a day!) was R made accessible to me in a relaxed and comfortable manner. I am looking forward to the next steps with R and The R Bootcamp."
SARAH, Researcher, Pharma