Minitab's free online training session will cover statistical concepts including hypothesis testing, confidence intervals and how to use a 1-sample t-test to determine if a process is on target.
Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) May 03, 2012
Hypothesis testing. P-values. Confidence intervals. Statistical significance. They're concepts that people need to understand and apply if they want to make good decisions based on data.
Now Minitab Pty, the Australian office of the leading provider of software for quality improvement, is offering a free, hour-long online training session to help people learn more about statistics and preview the company's training opportunities.
The session will cover important statistical concepts, including hypothesis testing and confidence intervals. Participants will learn how to analyze a dataset using a 1-sample t-test and interpret the results to determine if a process is on target.
This training will be offered on May 18, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. Australian Eastern Time (GMT +10:00). Participants can register for the session at http://www.minitab.com/training/web-events/.
Thousands of companies worldwide use Minitab Statistical Software to analyze data for quality improvement programs. More than 4,000 colleges and universities use Minitab for teaching and research.
Because it has been adopted by companies around the globe, Minitab 16 is available in English, French, German, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Japanese and Korean. Documentation is available in several other languages.
A free, fully functional, 30-day trial version of Minitab 16 is available at http://www.minitab16.com.
The company also offers two other products. Quality Trainer by Minitab® is an e-learning course that teaches statistics and serves as an ongoing resource for professionals who use statistics to implement quality improvement. Quality Companion by Minitab® is process improvement software designed specifically to help professionals manage and execute quality improvement projects.
Minitab Inc. is one of the world’s leading developers of statistical and process improvement software. Thousands of distinguished companies use Minitab software, including Toshiba, DuPont, Boeing, Royal Bank of Scotland, Nestlé and Pfizer.
Minitab Inc. operates offices in Australia, the United Kingdom and France, and has additional representatives throughout the world. The company is headquartered in State College, Pa., U.S.A.